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Johannesburg Tours

Cradle of human kind - Maropeng Center) R 800.00 per person

Experience this great and exiting tour to Maropeng. Maropeng means “returning to the place of origin” in Setswana, one of the main indigenous languages in South Africa. The Cradle of Humankind, just a 40-minute drive from Johannesburg, is one of eight South African World Heritage Sites. It is the world’s richest hominine site, home to around 40% of the world’s human ancestor fossils. It is also home to a diversity of birds, animals and plants, some of which are rare or endangered.  
The area is also home to the Sterkfontein Caves owned by the University of the Witwatersrand, whose scientists have been responsible for the main excavations of the World Heritage Site. They are credited with many of the famous discoveries including the world famous “Mrs Ples” and “Little Foot”, an almost complete Australopithecusskeleton dating back more than 3-million years. The Sterkfontein Caves tour, start on ground level and  take visitors deep into the caves, and run every half hour, seven days a week.

 

Duration of Tour: ± 5 hours        
Included

  • Air-conditioned Vehicles
  • Entrance fees into Maropeng Center
  • Sterkfontein Curves (Extra R250.00)

 

SOWETO FULL DAY TOUR + LUNCH - R900 Per person

 

You will experience township life and the legacy of apartheid and the incredible stories of intense resistance to the Apartheid system during this full day guided tour of Soweto. Soweto is vast township that grew from a forced settlement in 1904 that aimed to segregate races and ethnicities in early Johannesburg. 
Catch a glimpse of bustling neighborhoods and Diepkloof extension which is a more affluent area. You will also drive through informal settlements, where people live in abject poverty.
Drive past the former residences of two South African Nobel Peace Prize winners, Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu and other sites such as the Hector Pieterson Memorial, the Regina Mundi Church and Freedom Square. You’ll also visit several inspiring projects to experience Soweto’s on-going striving for community development, and drive past Africa’s largest hospital, Chris Hani Baragwanath.

 

Tour Highlights

  • Hector Pieterson Museum
  • Drive past the Soccer City Stadium
  • Drive past Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
  • Drive past Mandela House Museum
  • Drive past Maponya Shopping Mall
  • Drive past Diepkloof ext
  • Drive past an informal settlement
  • Drive past Baragwanath Taxi Rank
  • Walk through the Regina Mundi Church
  • Visit Freedom Square and Freedom Charter Memorial
  • Drive along Vilakazi Street
  • See the homes of Nobel peace prize winner Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and Winnie Madikizela- Mandela, the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela
  • Lunch in Soweto

Duration of tour: 7 Hours
Included:

  • Air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees into Hector Pieterson Museum
  • Lunch at a popular Soweto restaurant

 

 

 

 

LESEDI CULTURAL VILLAGE TOUR- R1300 per person

 

 

Visit Lesedi-a Multi-cultural village where guests are treated with a royal welcome and given an introduction of the different cultures in South Africa. Take a tour of the traditional houses of the Zulus, Ndebeles, Xhosas, Pedis and Sotho cultures. Settle down in a big open hut and enjoy live traditional dances and a lunch/dinner of traditional dishes from around the African continent.
Tour Highlights

  • multi-visual theatre presentation on the history and origin of African people
  • Guests are taken on a guided tour of our five homesteads:
    Zulu, Xhosa, Basotho, Ndebele and Pedi.
  • Enjoy live traditional dances
  • A Pan African Feast is served in the Nyama Choma restaurant with delicacies from North, East and
    South Africa.

 

Tour Includes

  • Air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees into Lesedi Cultural Village
  • Lunch or Dinner

 

LION PARK TOUR- R800.00

  

 

The Lion Park is situated near Lanseria Airport and Four ways, within easy reach from Johannesburg and Pretoria with an estimated distance of 45km from both cities. The Lion Park is home to over 80 lions including the rare white lions and many other carnivores such as cheetah, wild dog, brown hyena, striped hyena, spotted hyena, black-backed jackal, side-striped jackal, and a wide variety of antelope which roam freely in the antelope area.

Interact with some of the animals in the ‘Cub World’ area which has a giraffe feeding platform that puts you at eye level with our tame resident giraffe creating a fun experience for all ages. The cub interaction area allows guests to touch the world’s greatest predators and take photographs.
Tour Highlights

  • Game drives
  • Interaction with lion curbs
  • Animal feeding

 

 

Tour Includes

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees and Game drive in the Lion park
  • Entrance fees into Cub World

 

JOHANNESBURG CITY TOUR- R750 Per person

Johannesburg which is South Africa’s largest city remains its financial and commercial heart. This tour takes you through Melville where you will experience vibrant shops and restaurants, Hill brow, Central Johannesburg, Braamfontein and a stop in Newtown which is home to the Johannesburg Market Theatre. 

Included is a stop at the Constitution Hill, home of South Africa’s architectural marvel, the Constitutional Court and site of Johannesburg’s Old Fort Prison (closed Sundays), where political activists like Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi were once held.

We 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.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit to the constitutional hill
  • Drive through Hill brow, Melville, Johannesburg central and Braamfontein
  • Maboneng
  • Nelson Mandela bridge and Newtown
  • Diagonal street
  • Carlton Center

 

 

Apartheid museum- R650

 

 

The Apartheid Museum opened in 2001 it’s the first of its kind that illustrates the rise and fall of apartheid. The exhibits have been assembled and organized by a multi-disciplinary team of curators, filmmakers, historians and designers. They include heart breaking film footages, photographs, text panels and artifacts illustrating the events and human stories that are part of the inhuman era of apartheid.
A visit to this museum will take you through a dramatic and emotional journey that tells a sad story of a state-sanctioned system based on racial discrimination and the struggle by the majority to overthrow this evil system. The museum is a beacon of hope show casing South Africa’s oppressive past and transition to democracy. 

 

Tour Includes

  • Air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees into the Apartheid Museum

 

Johannesburg Tour and Soweto- R990


Johannesburg which is South Africa’s largest city remains its financial and commercial heart. This tour takes you through Melville where you will experience vibrant shops and restaurants, Hill brow, Central Johannesburg, Braamfontein and a stop in Newtown which is home to the Johannesburg Market Theatre. 
The final leg of the tour will be in Soweto.  You will experience township life and the legacy of apartheid and the incredible stories of intense resistance to the Apartheid system during this full day guided tour of Soweto. Soweto is vast township that grew from a forced settlement in 1904 that aimed to segregate races and ethnicities in early Johannesburg. 

Duration of tour: 8 hours
Tour Highlights

  • Visit to the constitutional hill
  • Drive through Hill brow, Melville, Johannesburg central and Braamfontein
  • Maboneng
  • Nelson Mandela bridge and Newtown
  • Diagonal street
  • Carlton Center
  • Hector Pieterson Museum
  • Drive past the Soccer City Stadium
  • Drive past Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
  • Drive past Mandela House Museum
  • Drive past Maponya Shopping Mall
  • Drive past Diepkloof extension
  • Drive past an informal settlement
  • Drive past Baragwanath Taxi Rank
  • Walk through the Regina Mundi Church
  • Visit Freedom Square and Freedom Charter Memorial
  • Drive along Vilakazi Street
  • See the homes of Nobel peace prize winner Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and Winnie Madikizela- Mandela, the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela

Included:

  • Air-conditioned Vehicles
  • Entrance fees to hector Pieterson Museum
  • Guided tour of the constitutional hill
  • Lunch in Soweto

 

 

 

 

Johannesburg and Apartheid Museum- R850

 

 

 

Johannesburg which is South Africa’s largest city remains its financial and commercial heart. This tour takes you through Melville where you will experience vibrant shops and restaurants, Hill brow, Central Johannesburg, Braamfontein and a stop in Newtown which is home to the Johannesburg Market Theatre. 
A visit to this museum will take you through a dramatic and emotional journey that tells a sad story of a state-sanctioned system based on racial discrimination and the struggle by the majority to overthrow this evil system. The museum is a beacon of hope show casing South Africa’s oppressive past and transition to democracy. 
Duration of tour: 7 Hours
Tour Highlights

  • Visit to the constitutional hill
  • Drive through Hill brow, Melville, Johannesburg central and Braamfontein
  • Maboneng
  • Nelson Mandela bridge and Newtown
  • Diagonal street
  • Carlton Center

Tour Includes

  • Air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees into the Apartheid Museum
  • Constitutional hill guided tour

 

 

 

Soweto Tour and Apartheid Museum –R850

 

 

 

You will experience township life and the legacy of apartheid and the incredible stories of intense resistance to the Apartheid system during this full day guided tour of Soweto. Soweto is vast township that grew from a forced settlement in 1904 that aimed to segregate races and ethnicities in early Johannesburg. 
A visit to this museum will take you through a dramatic and emotional journey that tells a sad story of a state-sanctioned system based on racial discrimination and the struggle by the majority to overthrow this evil system. The museum is a beacon of hope show casing South Africa’s oppressive past and transition to democracy. 
Tour Highlights

  • Hector Pieterson Museum
  • Apartheid Museum
  • Drive past the Soccer City Stadium
  • Drive past Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
  • Drive past Mandela House Museum
  • Drive past Maponya Shopping Mall
  • Drive past Diepkloof ext
  • Drive past an informal settlement
  • Drive past Baragwanath Taxi Rank
  • Walk through the Regina Mundi Church
  • Visit Freedom Square and Freedom Charter Memorial
  • Drive along Vilakazi Street
  • See the homes of Nobel peace prize winner Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and Winnie Madikizela- Mandela, the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela

Duration of tour: 8 Hours
Included:

  • Entrance fees Hector Pietersen Museum
  • Entrance fees Apartheid Museum
  • Entrance fees into Hector Pieterson Museum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lion Park and Soweto –R1300

 

 

The Lion Park is situated near Lanseria Airport and Four ways, within easy reach from Johannesburg and Pretoria with an estimated distance of 45km from both cities. The Lion Park is home to over 80 lions including the rare white lions and many other carnivores such as cheetah, wild dog, brown hyena, striped hyena, spotted hyena, black-backed jackal, side-striped jackal, and a wide variety of antelope which roam freely in the antelope area.
You will experience township life and the legacy of apartheid and the incredible stories of intense resistance to the Apartheid system during this full day guided tour of Soweto. Soweto is vast township that grew from a forced settlement in 1904 that aimed to segregate races and ethnicities in early Johannesburg. 
Tour Highlights

  • Game drives
  • Interaction with lion curbs
  • Animal feeding
  • Hector Pieterson Museum
  • Drive past the Soccer City Stadium
  • Drive past Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
  • Drive past Mandela House Museum
  • Drive past Maponya Shopping Mall
  • Drive past Diepkloof ext
  • Drive past an informal settlement
  • Drive past Baragwanath Taxi Rank

Duration of tour: 8 hours
Included:

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees and Game drive in the Lion park
  • Entrance fees into Cub World
  • Entrance fees into Hector Pieterson Museum