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Half-Day Lesedi Cultural Village Tour from Johannesburg R999

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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$72.64 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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$36.32 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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$203.40 USD
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$203.40 USD
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Pretoria Sightseeing and History Tour from Johannesburg

Tour the administrative capital of South Africa with this memorable day trip from Johannesburg. Explore the streets with an expert local guide and learn about the history, culture and traditions that make this a unique destination. This tour makes stops at The Voortrekker Monument, Kruger House Museum, the Union Building and more. It's the perfect way to make the most of your time in South Africa.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration: 8 hours
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$118.04 USD
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$118.04 USD
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Full day Apartheid Museum & Soweto Tour from Pretoria&Johannesburg, every FRIDAY

Get a comprehensive, full-day tour of Soweto Township, including entrance to the Apartheid Museum, on this excursion departing from Johannesburg or Sandton. With a guide in the lead, you'll be able to relax and enjoy the experience while listening to insightful narration. Get a close look at the rise and fall of apartheid through site visits and commentary.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.49 USD
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Cullinan Diamond Mine Surface Guided Tour from Johannesburg, every MONDAY.

Take a day trip to Cullinan's Premier Mine without the hassle of driving on this guided tour from Johannesburg. Explore around the mine, learn all about gem mining, and see the very site where the world's biggest diamond was discovered in 1905. You can also buy the Cullinan Star Cut diamond, a unique 66 facet cut only sold here.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.75 USD
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$61.75 USD
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Johannesburg in 2 Days History and Culture Tour

Spend two days exploring the hidden history of Johannesburg with a guide. You'll be able to go in-depth into the city's history and culture by spending an extensive amount of time uncovering the truth of the past. Listen to guided commentary on the Afrikaneers, the discover of gold in the area, and the Apartheid era. Finish up with a visit to the Cradle of Human Kind and the Lesedi Cultural Village.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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$463.10 USD
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History tour with Desmond Tutu's son

Led by the son of revered cleric and activist Desmond Tutu, this informative tour takes you to significant locations surrounding the fight to end apartheid. Trevor, your guide, first drives you to Soweto township where you’ll visit Mandela House, Tutu House, the police station, a church that was used for resistance meetings, and more. Have lunch in the neighborhood and soak up the local vibe.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$127.12 USD
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$127.12 USD
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Cullinan Diamond Mine Surface Guided Tour from Pretoria, every MONDAY

Explore the Cullinan Premier Mine, open since 1902, on this guided surface tour from Pretoria. With a guide providing engaging commentary, see the mine's huge opening, the mine shaft, and the diamond room displaying a selection of uncut diamonds and replicas of world-famous diamonds. Entrance fees and round-trip transportation from Pretoria included.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.75 USD
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$61.75 USD
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Apartheid Museum Tour in Johannesburg, every FRIDAY afternoon

Learn about the rise and fall of apartheid and gain a deeper understanding of this history of South Africa on this guided tour of Johannesburg's Apartheid Museum.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$54.48 USD
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$54.48 USD
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Constitutional Hill,Johannesburg City, Apartheid Museum with Soweto Tour R1,900

Explore Apartheid in depth and in person by visiting the most significant sites in Joburg. Start on Constitution Hill to learn about the daily lives of the black prisoners once held here. Then tour downtown by car for a chance to compare how the city's white population lived before heading to the Apartheid Museum and Soweto, where the anti-Apartheid movement first took root.
  • Duration: 9 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$138.02 USD
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Johannnesburg and SOWETO tour

this tour explain more about the history of south africa , Gandhi during racial segregation and Mandela during apartheid.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$196.14 USD
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$196.14 USD
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Contrast Tour Including Sandton, Alexandra, Johannesburg and Soweto

This tour begins with an in-depth visit to Sandton and Alexandra, the richest and poorest sections of the city. Riding through the opulence of Sandton, you will see how the most well-to-do residents live. As you leave, you will immediately enter Alexandra, called “Alex” by the residents. You will visit two shanty homes and interact with the residents to find out how they cope with their extreme poverty and the oppressive living conditions — no water and very cramped space. This tour through Sandton and Alexandra, Jo’burg city center and Soweto will show in stark reality the inequalities that still exist. As you visit the people, you will be amazed at how these two communities embody the freedom and reconciliation that was won at such a high price.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$181.61 USD
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Johannesburg city sightseeing private tour 4 hours R1400

Explore Apartheid in depth and in person by visiting the most significant sites in Joburg. Start on Constitution Hill to learn about the daily lives of the black prisoners once held here. Then tour downtown by car for a chance to compare how the city's white population lived before
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.70 USD
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Apartheid Museum Tour R499.00

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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$36.25 USD
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Private Airport Transfer & Grounds to Sandton, Johannesburg & Pretoria 599

Enjoy a Private Airport Transfer to Sandton Hotels when you arrive in Johannesburg. Our Driver will be waiting you at the airport ready to take to your hotel in Sandton.
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.85 USD
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Constitutional Hill, Johannesburg City & Apartheid Museum From R1900

Explore Apartheid in depth and in person by visiting the most significant sites in Joburg. Start on Constitution Hill to learn about the daily lives of the black prisoners once held here. Then tour downtown by car for a chance to compare how the city's white population lived before heading to the Apartheid Museum and Soweto, where the anti-Apartheid movement first took root.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$138.02 USD
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Cradle of Human Kind Tour and Lesedi Cultural Village Day Tour from 1 day R2590

Take a deep dive into the history of humankind, then learn about lions' biology and behavior on this multi-stop tour from Johannesburg including the Cradle of Humankind and the Lion Park. Logistically, this multi-stop day tour would be a hassle to arrange on your own, but this organized adventure takes care of all the details in advance. Listen to engaging commentary from your guide on the history of both humans and animals in South Africa as you visit both sites, letting you get the most out of your experience.
  • Duration: 8 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$188.14 USD
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$188.14 USD
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Soweto, Constitutional Hill, Johannesburg City Tour, 7hrs - Full Day

This tour takes you on a Unique experience of Johannesburg. We have qualified guides that will give you an insight into the history of Johannesburg and its more recent reflection on the migrant population of the City of Gold. We will pick you up at your hotel and drive to Constitutional Hill where Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi and many activists that shaped the course of South African history were once kept. This is also the site of the highest Court in the Republic is located. We will drive you through Braamfontein and over the Nelson Mandela Bridge to the Central Business District of Johannesburg and explore what makes this thriving city unique. We also visit the Apartheid Museum to gain an insight into the unjust system of Apartheid that unleashed an era of systematic racism in South Africa, whose echos can still be felt today. Then we head to Soweto to discover this amazing township which is home to two Nobel Peace Prize Laureates and the site of the Soweto Uprising.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.96 USD
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$108.96 USD
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Pretoria Half-Day Private Tour from Johannesburg R1500

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: 4 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.96 USD
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Tented 4-Days Kruger Park Safari from Johannesburg R7199

Spend 4 days and three nights with us camping in the world renowned Kruger National Park. We set up camp in one of the original rest camps inside Kruger Park where we spend our evenings relaxing and preparing dinner around a camp fire.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$522.96 USD
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Soweto Tour with Lesedi Cultural Village Day Tour 8 hours ZAR R2,999

Get an essential introduction to recent South African history on this guided tour to the township of Soweto. Learn about how the township's experiences during the Apartheid era. Visit Mandela House, Hector Pieterson Museum, and Lesedi Cultural Village to watch a traditional dance. Includes lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$217.93 USD
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Soweto Half Day Private Tour 6 hours R 1250,00

Located just a half-hour drive from Johannesburg, Soweto is one of the most famous townships in the city. On this tour, discover the township’s troubled history and rich cultural heritage as you stroll down Vilikazi Street, learn about the Youth Uprising in 1976 at the Hector Pieterson Museum, and visit the Nelson Mandela House Museum.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.80 USD
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$90.80 USD
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Full Day Wine Tour from Cape Town R2 000

The traditional wineries of Franschhoek, Paarl, and Stellenbosch are widely believed to produce some of South Africa’s finest wines, with fertile vineyards thriving in the warm sunshine. On this tour, explore the cellars and vineyards of three local wineries with your guide. With round-trip travel from your Cape Town hotel included, sample the diverse wines in production and see how wine is made from grape to glass the South African way.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.29 USD
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