Blood river heritage site dundee. The site commemorates an epic battle that took place between voortrekkers and zulus in 1838 and came to be known as the battle of blood river.
The site commemorates an epic battle that took place between voortrekkers and zulus in 1838 and came to be known as the battle of blood river.
Blood river heritage site. Exhibit about zulu culture across the river at the ncome museum. The voortrekker monument has been managing the site since 2002. Blood river the blood river monument is a tribute to the battle of blood river 1838 a focal point of the afrikaners cultural heritage.
Blood river is extremely interesting and well worth a visit. Heritage site see 136 traveller reviews 71 candid photos and great deals for dundee south africa at tripadvisor. Blood river heritage site.
Things to see and do near blood river heritage site. Blood river heritage site is located in nqutu. See 141 reviews articles and 76 photos of blood river heritage site ranked no2 on tripadvisor among 8 attractions in dundee.
Several kilometres west of dundee in the kwazulu natal province lies the blood river heritage site. When visiting blood river heritage site expedia can provide you with extensive tips for blood river heritage site as well as great savings on nearby hotels and attractions. Visitors can look forward to an interesting visit to the various monuments on the site and the museum and gift shop.
The granite jaw bone monument was designed by coert steynberg and the bronze wagon laager was built on the original site of the 1838 wagon laager. The reason for the battle is still under debate however the blood river heritage site describes the actual battle in detail and guides are on hand to offer tours through the facility. All reviews blood river heritage site gravel road interesting visit short video small shop visit this place clean toilets monument battle restaurant history boer lager december thousands reception facts vehicle background sale gps.
Dvd show in the information centre about the battle of blood river 16 december 1838. When you want to settle in and find a place to stay check out some of the hotels and other accommodations that expedia offers in the area. The smouswa is a gift shop specialising in memorabilia with a distinct voortrekker era character as well as books and postcards.