Cultural Tours South Africa

Cultural Heritage Tours

South Africa - Ekala Eco Tours

Tailor made cultural tour experiences that indeed cover traditions and customs. Catering for solo travelers, couples, families and group culture tours.

Experience South African cultural diversity with inspirational heritage tours.

While sharing intimacies of South African traditions and customs with varied experiences and its colourful people.
Get closer to local culture and traditions, indeed immersing yourself in South Africa’s cultural diversity, customs and heritage.

Local Cultural Tours

Soweto Cultural Tour:

Soweto – an international recognisable name. Visit a South African township – South Western Township.

Indeed home to over 2.5 million people – South Africa’s fascinating and diverse culture. Ekala does however not invade the people of Soweto’s privacy.

Soweto coming about as a township long before Apartheid. The area is effectively only 18 years younger than Johannesburg itself.

Johannesburg Cultural Tour:

Most culturally diverse city in South Africa. All South Africa’s cultural groups are accordingly in Johannesburg. Including European, African and Asian.

An exciting blend of ethnic and western cultures and customs.

Indeed an opportunity to experience Johannesburg’s sights and sounds, as well as the city’s culture.

With over 8 million citizens, Johannesburg is a lively metropolis offering a wide spectrum of culture and traditions.

Alexandra Cultural Tour:

The Township tour. Indeed a highly concentrated informal settlement  with unique spirit and character. If you wish to experience a “township” – then this is the township.

Part walking, then part in an Alexandra Taxi. Thus covering a large part of this township.

Walking through Alexandra township – Understanding of South Africa’s cultural diversity

Pretoria Cultural Tour:

150 years of cultural changes in Pretoria. One of South Africa’s capitals. Then best ability to understand Boer culture and customs is in Pretoria.

Lesedi Cultural Village tour.

Living African culture. A multi-cultural village featuring tribal villages as well as ancestral traditions. Then culture historically and today.

Lesedi Cultural Village, Rainbow Nation of South Africa. Colourful Origins/Culture Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Basotho, and Ndebele villagers

Appreciation of South Africa’s diverse cultures. Cradle of living African culture – and so a microcosm of tribal cultural and diversity at Lesedi.

Ekala’s guides are well spoken and indeed providing interesting detail and clarity while on the tour.

Then active engagement between guide and guest is encouraged.


Township – Name used by the then Apartheid government to describe a “non white” area under the apartheid law group areas act.

Ekala Eco Tours indeed offer a comprehensive culture and customs tour, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Soweto, Alexandra Township and Lesedi Cultural Village tour. This is then a 3 day tour.

However can structure parts of the cultural tour to fit in your available time as required.

South Africa cultural heritage tour – private culture day tours.

Our cultural tours are supplied private (not mixed type group tour) – then even for the solo traveler – as such can be uniquely designed for an individual experience.

If you have only one day available for a tour, we will then structure around your time available.

Best ability to contact Ekala:

Then will respond within 24 hours. Actually in most cases less. However depend on time differences.

Additionally Cell phones do create some problems. Due to time difference or because we may all be on tour and thus unable to answer your call at that time. Thus email works perfectly.

Furthermore difficult to deal with specifics on a cell phone.

Cultural tour

Private – professional – fully guided tours – 7 days a week.

Solo Cultural travel:

South African safari and eco holiday then catering for the single / solo traveller.

Indeed, for all diverse interests and ages.

Then accompanied by Ekala’s professional guides.

As a solo traveller the private safari or tour is accordingly customised to your needs.

Hence providing quality time on your interests and requirements.

While striving to make long lasting memories for you.

Private, professional and reliable tailor made cultural tours.

With Ekala – indeed more than simply a set time tour

Planning stage:

So if you are in the planning stage of a trip, we can help.

Please supply the duration that you are looking at being in South Africa, group size, then your estimated dates and duration.

Then additionally what you wish to include in this time, and we can advise using our extensive experience.

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Pretoria cultural tour

Accordingly best way to experience South Africa’s cultural diversity is with Ekala’s passion.

Culturally let Ekala share the best experiences with you.

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No cultural tour prices on our website as a result of the unique, individual and specialised requirements for each tour we supply.

Thus Ekala structure around our client’s individual requirements.

So if time is limited:

We thus structure the package from arrival to departure – including airport collection and drop off.

Accordingly using all time available as a fully guided professional tour.

Consequently not simply a point to point mixed group drive around.

As a result, quote based on your specific requirements.


Our cultural tours are non-invasive.

And so Soweto and Alexandra townships

We do NOT go into private houses.

Accordingly not invading the township resident’s privacy in any way.

Lesedi Cultural Village Impi

Indeed appreciation of South Africa’s cultural traditions, heritage and diversity.

Culturally diverse Johannesburg
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Ekala’s tours can then be adapted to the client’s individual needs.

Accordingly we accommodate specific and personal requirements.

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Ekala Family & Guides

Sophiatown - early culturally mixed area of Johannesburg

Ekala family & tour guides

We pride ourselves on our extensive knowledge of South Africa’s cultural diversity.

Thus we focus were our experience and expertise lie – in South Africa only.

Highly Experienced Guides

Accordingly with our vast experience and expertise, we will bring the tour to life.

Additionally sharing our love and knowledge of South Africa.

Ensuring as a result, you leave full of the best memories.


Thus Ekala will endeavour to personalise your cultural tour package according to individual requirements/interests as well as available time.

Personal touch

Furthermore Ekala personally conducts and organises all our cultural tours.

As highly experience and professional guides.

Consequently you get an enhanced understanding of our diverse cultures.

Thus the best South African Experience

Lesedi Village

For multi-day safari tour package – Ekala Guest House

Accommodation Southern Johannesburg

Alexandra Informal with hostel

Enjoying and understanding South Africa’s people.

A tour to remember for the right reason

Soweto children performers

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