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Johannesburg/ Soweto Tour

From Colonialism through Apartheid to Democracy - Johannesburg and Soweto tour.
Take your Soweto tour a step further - why not spend part of the day seeing Johannesburg and how it's growth and history are directly linked with that of Soweto's.
Johannesburg/ Soweto Tour

Liliesleaf Farm

 Liliesleaf aims to bring the events that took place in Rivonia 45 years ago into South Africa’s current socio-political context by allowing the original infrastructures to recreate the living and working environment at the time of the raid.
Liliesleaf Farm

Soweto Tour and Power Swing

Experience a full day Soweto Tour with the Twin Towers Power Swing included
Soweto Tour and Power Swing

Shebeen/ Evening Tour
Try something a little more adventurous for office party and sample some true African Hospitality
Shebeen/Evening Tour

An Amazing Race

The participants are divided into groups, and squeezed into Soweto.co.za taxi’s with a tour guide. Groups must work together and follow the clues to their next destinations. Once at a destination, tasks must be done, to receive the next clue
An Amazing Race

Johannesburg City Tour

Johannesburg City TourFrom: R 990 per person (based on min 4 persons traveling)

( This tour operates on Tuesdays - Sundays Only)
Based on a Minimum of 4 people

Departure & Drop off Points:
  • The standard tours depart from and return to the Rosebank or Sandton Area - located in Johannesburg Central-Northern Suburbs.
  • Pick up and drop offs from alternate venue’s may carry the following supplements. Rates as follows:
    Areas within 15 minutes drive of Rosebank (e.g. Melville / Parkview / Greenside / Parkhurst / Illovo / Sandton) - No additional charge
    • Jhb Eastern Suburbs - R350.00
    • Jhb Far Northern Suburbs - R350.00
    • Pretoria/Tshwane - R450.00
    • Airport - R 350.00 & tours requiring pick-ups off flights must to be booked as a private tour requiring a minimum of 4 passengers (R990.00 x 4)

Apartheid MuseumJohannesburg City Tour includes:

  • Comfortable air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fee at Liliesleaf
  • Tour guide services
  • Entrance fee at The Constitutional Court & The Old Fort
  • Entrance fee at The Top of Africa
  • Entrance fee at The Apartheid museum
  • Lunch ( excluding drinks)

About your Johannesburg Tour

09h00 – Meet your friendly experienced tour guide


Your journey starts at Liliesleaf Farm which was a safe house for the ANC in the days when all opposition to Aparheid and the National Government was banned and forced underground. It was a refuge, a place whereleaders (including Nelson Mandela who stayed here under the guise of “gardener”) came to discuss ideas and ideologies and to plan for the future. This museum has carried that atmosphere of thought and intellectual pursuit into their exhibit. Liliesleaf isn’t a recreation of a house as it was in 1963; it’s an explanation of ideas as they were in 1963. And an explanation of how remarkable those ideas were.
We stop off here to find out more.
[click here to read more about LIliesleaf]

Sandton City/ Houghton

We proceed to Sandton City, the modern 1st world central business and shopping district of Johannesburg, we continue through the leafy northern suburbs such as Houghton where our leaders like Mr Nelson Mandela and Jacob Zuma live when they are in Johannesburg. These are some of the most beautiful and expensive suburbs in Gauteng.

Constitutional Court JohannesburgConstitutional Court

Onward to the Constitutional Court which is located in Braamfontein one of the original suburbs of Johannesburg. It was used as a prison in the 1960's and early 70's. We stop off and learn more about the history of the Constitutional Court and the adjoining Fort (Old Prison) which have played a fascinating roll is SA history from Colonialism through Apartheid and now on to Democracy.

Top of Africa

Deeper in to town and we pass through the darker side of Johannesburg and the notorious suburb of Hillbrow. Then on to the Carlton Centre is located in the Central Business District of Johannesburg and is the highest building in Africa. Join us on the top floor which offers a stunning 180 degree view of Johannesburg.

Lunch at Maphungubwe

Maphungubwe is a new 4 star hotel located in Johannesburg and has a trendy vibey restaurant where we enjoy a delicious lunch.

New Town

We head over the Mandela Bridge to Newtown which is a great example of Johannesburg’s Urban upliftment project which aims at bringing more people back in to the city centre to live, work and of course play. Here we walk around the flea markets and soak up the new South Africa in its colourful form.

Apartheid Museum

The tour continues to the origins of Johannesburg where gold was 1st discovered before stopping off at the world renowned Apartheid Museum. The Museum tells about the history of Apartheid from as early as 1804 – 1994. This fascinating interactive modern exhibit takes you on an amazing emotive journey through South Africa’s complicated history.  
[Click here to view the Apartheid Museum]

16h30:The group returns

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Please note - we reserve the right to change the itinerary if we feel different venues or
options may be better on the day.
Tour formats can change dependant on guides, supplier availability and time constraints.

Soweto.co.za Tours

Soweto Half Day | Soweto Full Day | Johannesburg & Soweto Tour | Soweto Tour and Power Swing | Johannesburg City Tour | Evening Shebeen Tours
An Amazing Race | Liliesleaf | Soweto Tour & Midrand Stay
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