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Half-day Soweto Private Cultural Tour incl Mandela House visit

Explore the culture, history and traditions of Soweto on this private tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria. Spend half of a day venturing into one of the nation's most incredible towns. Visit Nelson Mandela's home, Vilakazi Street, the Hector Pieterson Memorial Museum and more. Choose to bungee jump (additional cost) or roll through the streets on two wheels with an optional bike tour (own expense). Round-trip transport and a friendly, professional guide makes this private tour hassle-free.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.62 USD
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Half-Day Lesedi Cultural Village Tour from Johannesburg R933

Learn about the different tribes of South Africa on this half-day tour to the Lesedi Cultural Village. Get a window in to the culture of tribes such as the Xhosa and the Zulu, as well as a chance to taste their cuisine. Round-trip hotel transportation included
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.72 USD
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Soweto Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

Discover one of Johannesburg's most energetic and fascinating townships on a half-day visit to Soweto. Set out on a coach bus or minivan for a guided sightseeing tour of an area known for its rich political history and vibrant trendsetting culture. Witness the disparities between rich and poor while learning about how the township came to be and its fight against apartheid. Take in sights like the Mandela House Museum, where the former South African president once lived, the once-residence of Nobel peace prize winner Desmond Tutu.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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$71.21 USD
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$71.21 USD
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Half-Day Pretoria City Tour

Get comprehensive tour of Pretoria in a single day, perfect for first-time visitors or those short on time. With a guide providing in-depth commentary and all directions, seeing all the sights in a short time will be a breeze. Learn about Pretoria's history, culture, and modern life through visits to the Union Building, Paul Kruger's house, the Church Square, the Voorterkker Monument, and others.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.84 USD
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Constitutional Hill and Apartheid Museum Half-Day Tour from Johannesburg

South Africa has a rich and chequered history encapsulated during this half-day tour of Johannesburg’s Constitutional Hill and the Apartheid Museum. Discover South Africa’s colonial history and the Dutch Boers who fought against the British at the turn of the century. Then fast-forward 50 years to learn about the difficult struggle of black South Africans to gain and keep their rights in a post-apartheid society.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$96.54 USD
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One Day in Soweto

I've been hosting tours for over 5 years around Soweto. Also i was born here and spent most of my life in this neighborhood. We will go to some historical sites in Orlando East that are most of the times excluded in other tours, or we grab lunch with one of the community leaders in Orlando West in his home. This will give you a broader picture of Sowetan history than other tours.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.29 USD
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Half-Day Tour of Soweto from Johannesburg

Explore South Africa's most famous township with this half-day tour of Soweto from Johannesburg. Join a knowledgeable local guide, born and raised in Soweto, for this unforgettable experience. Get personal insights into the culture of the township and learn about Soweto's vibrant modern personality.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.81 USD
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Early Morning Balloon Safari with Breakfast from Magaliesburg

Take in aerial views of the Magaliesbergs and the Cradle of Humankind on this hot air balloon safari. Get the best possible perspective on this striking landscape without paying for the high price of an airplane or helicopter tour. Spend the hour-long flight sipping champagne and enjoying the high altitude breeze, snapping photos and listening to commentary from your guide before landing for an included breakfast.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$202.87 USD
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Johannesburg Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

Get a look at the best of Johannesburg during a 3.5-hour luxury coach tour. Travel in comfort as you see the main attractions in the city, including the Nelson Mandela Bridge, Constitution Hill and Hillbrow Tower, and survey Johannesburg from the lofty heights of the viewing deck of the Carlton Centre skyscraper.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$63.08 USD
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Private Apartheid Museum Tour R1 000.00

Make your way through the 22 exhibition areas of the Apartheid Museum in your own time on this self-guided tour. Learn about South Africa's history with apartheid and the struggle to overcome it. Round-trip transportation from your Sandton hotel provided.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.58 USD
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Johannesburg City Tour Combined with Maboneng

Enjoy exploring vibrant Johannesburg, including the neighborhood of Maboneng, with this half-day city tour. See highlights such as MuseumAfrica, Constitution Hill, the Nelson Mandela Memorial in Houghton, and more. Visit Maboneng Precinct on the outskirts of the city and discover how this area of the city is flourishing with private developments. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$107.43 USD
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Walking Tour of Maboneng Arts and Crafts Markets from Sandton

Leave the affluence of Sandton behind for the revitalized Maboneng Precinct, located on the eastern side of the Johannesburg CBD. This 5-hour tour takes you on a leisurely walk around the area with a visit to the Carlton Centre to browse the arts and craft shops. Meet urban artists and learn about the art galleries and studio spaces in this thriving creative hub.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Duration: 5 hours
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$114.68 USD
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History Bicycle Tour of Soweto

Ride through one of South Africa's most famous townships during this 4-hour bike tour of Soweto. Learn about daily life in this vibrant neighborhood, and its often challenging history. Hear about the movement of black South Africans against Apartheid. See the Regina Mundi church, a squatter camp, and the house where Nelson Mandela once lived.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.29 USD
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Rietvlei Nature Reserve half-day tour from Johannesburg, every TUESDAY

Enjoy a game drive in a closed air-conditioned vehicle in The Rietvlei Nature Reserve just outside Pretoria and 38 km from the OR Tambo International Airport.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.07 USD
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Cullinan Diamond Mine Day Tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria From ZAR 2,800.00

The Cullinan Diamond Mine has produced some of the most sought-after diamonds in the world, including the legendary Cullinan Diamond and rare blue diamonds. This tour is the only one of its kind, offering a behind-the-scenes look at a working diamond mine. Ride the elevator down into the mine shaft to see to the kimberlite rock, engine room, and Big Hole; learn how the diamonds are mined, cut, and transformed into jewelry; then admire the glittering jewels on display in the Cullinan Diamond Shop
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$203.24 USD
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Half-Day Cullinan Diamond Mine Tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria

Visit one of the world’s most successful and celebrated mining sites, the Cullinan Diamond Mine. The mine has been the source of several important diamonds throughout history, but is most famous for the Cullinan Diamond, which was cut into the the two biggest pieces in the British Crown Jewels. Choose a surface tour, or go underground for the full experience.
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$127.02 USD
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Pretoria Half-Day Private Tour from Johannesburg

Explore the history of modern South Africa during this private 5-hour day trip to Pretoria from Johannesburg. Learn the story of the ‘Afrikaaners’ in South Africa at the Voortrekker Museum, explore the various government buildings housing politicians like the president, and tour the Kruger Museum. Round-trip hotel transport, entrance fees, and snacks are included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$127.02 USD
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Half-Day Lion Park Safari from Johannesburg

Gain in-depth knowledge about South Africa's lion population on this tour of the Lion Park from Johannesburg. This guided tour guarantees you'll get up close with the lions and learn all about their biology, behavior, and conservation status through your guide's commentary. Add on an optional giraffe feeding for a special experience. Round-trip transportation from Johannesburg means there's no need to rent a car; you can enjoy the scenery on the way there and back.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$136.10 USD
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Johannesburg Pretoria Alexandra and Soweto Sightseeing Only

Gain a fascinating insight into Johannesburg, South Africa’s largest city, and Pretoria, the administrative capital, on this full-day tour. This bus tour covers more ground than most sightseeing tours, with guided commentary and plenty of photo stops along the way. Drive around the Union buildings of Pretoria, explore the townships of Alexandra and Soweto, visit the affluent neighbourhood of Sandton, and pass through the busy urban center of Johannesburg.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.29 USD
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Rhino and Lion Park Guided Tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria, WED & SUNDAYS

Experience the beauty of Africa on a visit to this 1200-hectare park that's home to more than 700 rhino, lions, buffalo and other wildlife.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.84 USD
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Half-Day Lesedi Cultural Village Tour from Johannesburg

Spend five hours touring the villages of Sotho, Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi and Ndebele on this Lesedi cultural experience. Follow your expert guide and learn how locals build their houses. Watch tribal dances and savor a buffet meal of regional favorites. This tour includes private transportation but will join other groups for village exploration. Whether it's your first time in South Africa, or you're returning for another look, this tour showcases the best of cultures and traditions and is not to be missed.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.49 USD
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Lesedi Cultural Village Tour from Johannesburg, every WEDNESDAY

Experience the beauty, history and traditions of this multi-cultural African village during a comprehensive tour of Lesedi from Johannesburg. You'll gain insight and understanding into local life and enjoy traditional food, song and dance as part of this tour.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.25 USD
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Pilanesberg National Park Safari from Johannesburg

See some of South Africa's famous wildlife up close with a safari trip to Pilanesberg National Park from Johannesburg. Enjoy a chance to see the 'Big Five' animals during a 3-4 hour visit to the park. Get transportation from your hotel and back again in a comfortable minibus, and have time for lunch during the tour.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$166.94 USD
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Johannesburg City Walk: Half-Day Guided Tour

Enjoy a fascinating excursion into Johannesburg's sights and neighborhoods with this 5-hour walking tour. Among the places you'll visit are Gandhi Square, Guild Hall, the Old City Hall, National's Building, Standard Bank Chambers, Rissik Street Post Office, and Gauteng Parliament. Browse the 176 stalls of the Mai Mai Traditional Healers Market for unique souvenirs. See Calrton Centre, the tallest office building in Africa.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.82 USD
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