Group of South African children and woman smiling for the camera

Why Rickshaw

Here at Rickshaw we want to bring you to the heart of South Africa, learning about the Zulu history and South Africa’s complex cultural mix as well as the wild beauty and bustling cities. Try out living with the Xhosa in the heart of the Garden Route and go on a wild adventure with a stay in a private game reserve.

  • Immerse yourself in the lives of the Xhosa
  • Follow in the footsteps of the Zulus & discover the British history
  • Escape to the flickering oil lamps of a private game reserve

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South Africa Drakensberg mountains view


Explore South Africa on foot
Trek through ancient forests to hidden waterfalls, explore dizzying valleys between towering peaks and climb rocky headlands to see whales breach in the waves.
Trekking in South Africa
Local kids at the project in south africa

Meaningful Travel

Visiting Emzini Tours | Our local South Africa project

by Sophia

During her South Africa trip Sophia visited local project, Emzini Tours. From providing a safe house to funding a nursery, we are proud to support this cause.
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