Private Soweto Day Tour

Private & Custom Tours in North Coast

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Enjoy a full day ( 8 hours) private tour of Soweto and the apartheid museum with our guide. The tour is totally flexible and dependent on your requirements. The tour activities will include a tour to some of the major attractions like the Apartheid Museum, Oppenheimer Tower, the soweto cultural village, a drive though the suburbs of Soweto and a visit to Mandelas old house as well as the Hector Pieterson memorial.
Pick up up 9:30am from your hotel We the the 30 minute drive through to the Apartheid Museum where we will spend the next 2 hours on a guided tour.At 12pm we will take the 30 minute drive through the Oppenheimer Tower and cultural centre where we spend the next hour. The tower is at the cent of Soweto and allows for a scenic 360 degree view of the entire Soweto township. You will learn about the history of Soweto, mining and the various cultures of the people here.At 1pm we can stop for lunch on the famous Vilakazi streetContinue the tour with a visit to Mandelas old house and the Hector Pieterson memorialWe should be done with both attractions by 3:30pm.We then spend the next 45 minutes showing you the various suburbs and key attraction of Soweto the include Soccer City ( home of the World Cup finals in 2010, Orlando Towers and Diepsloot informal settlement)Back in your hotel by about 5:30pm

What’s included

  • Entrance fees into the Oppenheimer Tower, Apartheid museum, Mandela house
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Professional historian guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off 

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)