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The Durban Indian Experience

The Durban Indian Experience

Duration:7 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Namaste! I am a retired teacher, a journalist for 18 years and an antiques business owner (10 years) who has resided in Durban all my life. I have taught school for 28 years so expect to be getting a history lesson interspersed with some great stories. I would love to show you these gems of my culture and heritage and also take you into an Indian township to see how we lived during apartheid. I…
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What we’ll do

The tour begins with pick up from a central location and a short talk on the history of the Indians presence in South Africa, followed by a visit to the 1860 Heritage Center. We shall then proceed to the Victoria Street Market where we shall learn about the spices used in Indian cooking. We shall drive past the Morning Market and through Cato Manor, with me regaling you with stories on both as…

What else you should know

This will be a tour of at least 7 hours duration so please carry bottled water and wear comfortable shoes. Please inform me of dietary requirements before hand and allergies eg to nuts.

What I’ll provide

Food
Your tour includes pick up and drop off at a central point, snacks and sweetmeats and a full meal including one beverage.

What to bring

Sunblock, Hat, Camera, Cash to buy additional items

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Where you'll be

Durban Heritage Centre also commonly known as 1860 Heritage Centre is a museum documenting the Indian heritage. Victoria Street market is a spice and curios market in the city. The market in Chatsworth operates only on Fridays and Saturdays and is a community outdoor market for locals, Chatsworth is the largest Indian township in the country, the Sri Radanath Temple is an architectural masterpiece just 20kms south of Durban.

Upcoming availability

Fri, 28th Jun    From 10:00 to 17:00.
₹4,613 per person
4 of 4 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

This will be a tour of at least 7 hours duration so please carry bottled water and wear comfortable shoes. Please inform me of dietary requirements before hand and allergies eg to nuts.
Usha
culture walk
The Durban Indian Experience
2 reviews
₹4,613 per person
2 reviews
₹4,613 per person