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Still, Jo’burg is an incredibly friendly, unstuffy city and there’s a lot to see and do here. The city is awash with superb museums, mostly offering deep insight into South Africa's troubled past such as the Apartheid Museum. Delve in and experience the buzz of a city undergoing an incredible rebirth.


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$72.54 Tours & Sightseeing

Soweto Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Hector Pieterson Memorial, Soweto, Johannesburg, Greater Johannesburg, GautengThis Memorial was named after the Hector Peterson was shot and Killed. The Museum is situated Orlando West. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Regina Mundi, Soweto, Johannesburg, Greater Johannesburg, GautengLargest Roman Catholic Curch in South Africa. Duration: 30 minutes

$83.02 Tours & Sightseeing

Full-Day Soweto City Tour with Apartheid Museum

Start your day with a pickup from your accommodation by your guide then begin the journey to Soweto. On the way, you will pass by the famous National Football Stadium City, which hosted the opening and closing ceremonies of the Soccer World Cup 2010. From there, enter the Diepkloof area, where the vendors are located, selling just about anything you can imagine. In Orlando West, you will visit Vilakazi Street and drive past the Mandela House where a visit into the museum is optional as well as past the home of Archbishop Desmond Tutu.Next, read about the Soweto uprising on June 16, 1970 in South Africa. For you to truly experience the full history and heritage of this famous township, the guide will take you into the depths of the shanty towns where you get to interact with some of the locals and see how they live. Drive past the Soweto Campus of the Johannesburg University before lunch and make a stop at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital. After your buffet lunch, visit the world famous Apartheid museum where you will learn about the history of South Africa and the struggle of its people during the apartheid era for approximately 2-hours before returning you back to hotel

$64.25 Day Trips & Excursions

Johannesburg Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Carlton Centre, Johannesburg, Greater Johannesburg, GautengThe Carlton Centre is a skyscraper and shopping centre located in downtown JohannesburgDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, Greater Johannesburg, GautengConstitution Hill is a living museum that tells the story of South Africa’s journey to democracy. Duration: 45 minutes

$83.02 Day Trips & Excursions

Johannesburg Highlights: Guided Day Tour

After collecting you from your hotel or residence in Johannesburg, you guide will give you a quick tour briefing before departing to Soweto (South Western Township).On your way to Soweto you will pass by the National Football Stadium City, which hosted the opening and closing ceremonies of the World Cup 2010. Enter the Diepkloof area, where you will take a walk past vendors selling just about anything.In Orlando West you will visit Vilakazi Street- drive past the former home of Nelson Mandela and past the home of Archbishop Desmond Tutu. You will have an opportunity to read about the Soweto uprising on 16 June 1976. On that tragic day an innocent little boy called Hector Pieterson gave up his life and kick-started the liberation of South Africa. During this tour you will pass by the Mandela House. A visit into the museum is optional.Continue your tour driving into one of the shanty towns where you get to interact with some of the locals. By now you will have seen the good, the bad and the ugly facets of Soweto. Drive past the Soweto Campus of the Johannesburg University and end your tour with a stop at the largest hospital in the world: Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital.Apartheid museumAfter Lunch on your own account on arrival at the world famous apartheid museum. Here you will learn about the history and struggle of South Africa during apartheidContinue on to Johannesburg and start your introduction to Jozi with a view of the impressive 269 metre Telkom Tower, as seen on many postcards of Johannesburg. Enter the inspiring Constitution Hill – and Court (when not in session) Political activists like Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi were once held here. During a  tour inside you will learn about some of the legal history of Johannesburg.On your way to Newtown you will pass by the longest southern African bridge, named Nelson Mandela bridge. At Mary Fitzgerald Square you can walk on the Jazz Walk of Fame.End this tour with a visit to the Carlton Centre, also known as the ‘Top of Africa’. There a lift will elevate you 50 stories for an amazing and total view over the city. In short, this tour offers you a unique Johannesburg experience at it's best!

$64.92 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Johannesburg Airport Arrival Transfer

When making a booking for this private transfer service, you will need to advise your flight details and your Johannesburg City, Pretoria, Sandton or Sun City hotel details. 24-48 hours prior to your transfer, you will be required to call the supplier directly (the contact number will be provided on your travel voucher) to reconfirm exact pick up times and places. It's that easy! Pricing is per vehicle per transfer with prices depending on number of guests.Don't forget to book your Johannesburg Airport Departure Transfer. At time of booking, YOU MUST include the following flight and hotel details: Airline Flight Number Departing City / Arrival City Arrival Time Hotel Name Hotel Address

$184.85 Day Trips & Excursions

Pilanesberg Game Reserve Safari and Sun City Day Trip

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Sun City Resort, Rustenburg, North-West ProvinceTour of Sun City Resort with some free time to explore.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Pilanesberg National Park, Sun City, North-West ProvinceEnjoy a closed vehicle game drive in Pilanesburg.Duration: 3 hours