BOOK YOUR TOUR WITH ONE OF THE FOLLOWING RECOMMENDED GUIDES
Our in-house tour guide Paul Lamberth is ready to take you, our guest, along the paths of history where Colonial Forces from the British Empire tried to forge a new path and came up against the might of the Zulu Kingdom.
Join Paul on his day long tour and be transported back in time to learn what really happened on that fateful day in 1879.
The tour starts out at 8am where you can view the battlefield spread out below you from the Lodge grounds.
After an orientation session you will be whisked away to retrace the steps of the invading forces down to Isandlwana.
By lunchtime you will be back at the Rorke's Drift museum where you can enjoy your picnic lunch.
In the afternoon Paul will recount the dramatic events of the Defence of Rorke's Drift and if there is enough time you may even visit the Fugitive's Drift monument. The tour ends back at the Lodge at about 5pm.
Included in the package for the day is:
Transport to and from the battlefields in our airconditioned vehicle.Your entrance fees to both battlefields.Picnic lunch.Water on the vehicle for the day.
All of this is on offer for only R780 per person (minimum 2 persons).
Thulani is a qualified Zulu Tour Guide and is one of the descendants of the Zulu who fought in the AngloZulu-War. His rendition of the events of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift is very thorough and is scattered with little titbits of information about the Zulu culture. Guests have to use their own vehicle for Thulani’s tours. Thulani charges around R420 per person per tour.