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Mandela Capture Monument

Description

Madiba fans and struggle history buffs all make their political pilgrimage to the Mandela Capture Monument. This significant site is where the world's most famous anti-apartheid activist, Nelson Mandela, was apprehended while driving incognito from Durban to Johannesburg.

On the 5th of August 1962 Mandela was arrested at a point on the main R103 near Lions River and was imprisoned in the Johannesburg Fort. He had been on the run from the Security Police for seventeen months. The monument has been erected at this spot, the place where he said goodbye to freedom for 27 years.

Need to know? Look for the road sign on the R103.

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Biggy Best Cottages |
from R570
1 night, 2 adults

Biggy Best Cottages

Sleeps 24 Howick Self-catering, Howick Bed and Breakfast in Howick
5.82km from Mandela Capture Monument

Biggy Best Cottages is a world away from the stresses of normal life, yet close enough to all the at...

Biggy Best Corporate Accommodation |
from R600
1 night, 2 adults

Biggy Best Corporate Accommodation

Sleeps 26 Howick Hotel in Howick
5.84km from Mandela Capture Monument

Biggy Best Corporate Accommodation offers comfortable rooms for the corporate traveller to Howick. ...

Ramblewood Cottages |
from R640
1 night, 2 adults

Ramblewood Cottages

Sleeps 11 Howick Self-catering in Howick
5.93km from Mandela Capture Monument

Self catering cottages on farm 7 km from Howick in the Natal Midlands

Penny's Bed & Breakfast |
from R640
1 night, 2 adults

Penny's Bed & Breakfast

Sleeps 6 Howick Bed and Breakfast in Howick
6.36km from Mandela Capture Monument

Penny’s Bed & Breakfast is nestled in lush green gardens and located in Howick on the Midlands Meand...

Mulberry Hill Guest House |
from R950
1 night, 2 adults

Mulberry Hill Guest House

Sleeps 12 Howick Guest House in Howick
6.60km from Mandela Capture Monument

Mulberry Hill Guest House is situated in the Natal Midlands, a part of the Midlands Meander. The gu...

Nutmeg B&B |
from R550
1 night, 2 adults

Nutmeg B&B

Sleeps 15 Howick Self-catering, Howick Bed and Breakfast in Howick
6.66km from Mandela Capture Monument

Nutmeg B&B offers stylish, spacious and comfortable accommodation with the choice of self-catering o...

Lastingham Guest House |
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from R790
1 night, 2 adults

Lastingham Guest House

Sleeps 68 Lidgetton West Guest House in Lidgetton West
7.01km from Mandela Capture Monument

Lastingham Guest House and bed and breakfast gives you the opportunity to enjoy accommodation at one...

Pennylane Guest House |
from R600
1 night, 2 adults

Pennylane Guest House

Sleeps 35 Lidgetton West Guest House in Lidgetton West
7.15km from Mandela Capture Monument

At Pennylane Guest House emphasis is placed on a relaxed atmosphere, with an architecture of friends...

Happy Hills Guest House |
from R510
1 night, 2 adults

Happy Hills Guest House

Sleeps 6 Lidgetton West Guest House in Lidgetton West
7.18km from Mandela Capture Monument

Happy Hills Guest House is set in the deep countryside of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, with refreshin...

Howick Falls Hotel |
from R960
1 night, 2 adults

Howick Falls Hotel

Sleeps 46 Howick Hotel in Howick
7.41km from Mandela Capture Monument

Howick Falls Hotel offers the most modern accommodation available in the Midlands and is ideally sui...

 
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