Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela’s path to greatness started from humble beginnings in the rural areas of the Eastern Cape.

From his birth at Mvezo, to his passage to manhood in eMqhekezweni, lessons learnt along the way prepared him for a journey of long hardships and victories.

Madiba’s birthplace celebrates his contribution towards the liberation of South Africa.

His footsteps are clearly visible in the legacy he left behind. That legacy is kept through memorials and landmarks.

“Walk in Madiba’s footsteps” by viewing the interactive map below: