The Bushmen people were the first inhabitants in Southern Africa and have survived for the past 20 000 years in this arid region. At Deception Valley Lodge you will meet the traditional San Bushmen from the Naru speaking tribe. Listen to the Naru language, the first written Bushmen language that contains 37 different clicks.
Deception Valley Lodge offers a unique San (Bushmen) cultural experience. Guests depart after Tea from the Main Lodge at Deception Valley Lodge.
Let our San guides show you how to experience the tracking and survival skills of the San people. Let them show you how they gather their food and how succesful they are at hunting with their poisoned arrows.
Witness their knowledge of medicinal and poisonous plants and see how they make bows, arrows and various other tools that they use. A truly unique experience in which visitors share in the life led by Bushmen.
Set out on an afternoon adventure on a guided walk with traditional San (Bushmen) guides and learn about their unique culture, their famous survival and hunting skills, as well as their extraordinary knowledge of the animal life and medicinal plants.