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Soweto and Johannesburg Guided Day TourDay Trips

Soweto and Johannesburg Guided Day Tour

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Get to know South Africa’s biggest city on a full-day tour that covers all the highlights of Johannesburg and Soweto. Take in the views from the Top of Africa, learn about the city’s history as you visit Constitutional Hill and the Apartheid Museum, then follow in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela in Soweto, with a tour of the Nelson Mandela House, Hector Pieterson Museum, and Freedom Square.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.54
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$79.54
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Soweto & Johannesburg Half Day TourDay Trips

Soweto & Johannesburg Half Day Tour

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Combine a comprehensive tour of Johannesburg with an educational visit to Soweto Township in a single tour. This half-day excursion allows you to check many of the must-see area landmarks off your list, including the Hector Pieterson Museum, the Apartheid Museum, and Constitution Hill. Along the way, you'll enjoy insightful commentary from your guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$51.32
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$51.32
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Innercity Walking TourHalf-day Tours

Innercity Walking Tour

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Get off the beaten path in Johannesburg during this inner-city hiking tour with a guide. Focus on places that typical tours don't stop and learn about the true culture and history of Johannesburg. Traveling on foot means you'll be out from behind glassed-in bus windows to get to know the city intimately.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.87
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$23.87

Soweto and Johannesburg & Apartheid MuseumDay Trips

Soweto and Johannesburg & Apartheid Museum

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Why the travelers book this tour because Soweto represents the hard-fought struggle against apartheid. We look beyond the bloody legend of the 16 June 1976 uprising and behind the hardened face of resistance politics, to the core Soweto- its people. Soweto is about people leading their lives - working and commuting, celebrating and grieving, see the poverty of an informal settlement shack and hostels in contrast with upper class suburbs of Diepkloof in Soweto. this tour promises a warm experience of this fascinating place.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.36
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$79.36
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Half Day Pretoria City TourDay Trips

Half Day Pretoria City Tour

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With tree-lined avenues, striking architecture, and important monuments shining a light on a strong colonial history, Pretoria ranks among South Africa’s must-see cities. On this tour, spin through Pretoria in comfort by air-conditioned minivan with your guide and explore with ease. Take in top attractions including the Paul Kruger House Museum, the Voortrekker Monument, and the Union Buildings, and gain insight into South Africa’s rich culture and colonial past.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.71
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$53.71

Full-Day Soweto City Tour with Apartheid MuseumDay Trips

Full-Day Soweto City Tour with Apartheid Museum

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Spend a day exploring the most famous township in South Africa on this full-day small-group guided tour of Soweto from Johannesburg. Join a knowledgeable local guide for a visit to the renowned Apartheid Museum and huge Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital. Eat a buffet lunch of traditional local dishes. Enjoy round-trip transportation including hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.61
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$71.61

Soweto & Apartheid Museum Guided TourDay Trips

Soweto & Apartheid Museum Guided Tour

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Our tours are run by by well trained and well experienced tourist who are registered with accredited tourism authority(THETA)tourism,hospitality,sports,education and training authority. our guides are very knowledgeable,love working with people,always smiling and very welcoming.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.09
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$55.09
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Tour the Cullinan Diamond MineDay Trips

Tour the Cullinan Diamond Mine

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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.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$111.89
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$111.89
Price varies by group size
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Soweto and Apartheid Museum & Local Lunch Half Day TourDay Trips

Soweto and Apartheid Museum & Local Lunch Half Day Tour

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A private tour that is more welcoming with full of interesting facts about the history and culture of South Africa. Get the first hand experience from the guide who born and groomed in Soweto. The package include a much needed and highly recommended local lunch in Soweto.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.50
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$77.50

Johannesburg and Soweto Full Day Tour (8 -9 hours Tour)Bus Tours

Johannesburg and Soweto Full Day Tour (8 -9 hours Tour)

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Early morning …as you get ready for this long but fun day ahead; we explore the history, architecture, the culture and museums of the vibrant City of Gold (Johannesburg). This tour will give you an overall history about South Africa’s history. We will visit various attractions in both Johannesburg and Soweto.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.56
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$80.56

Soweto and Apartheid Museum Day TourDay Trips

Soweto and Apartheid Museum Day Tour

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This private tour offers a deeper understanding of South Africa's apartheid era than would be possible by just reading about it. As well as visiting the comprehensive Apartheid Museum, you'll drive through the township of Soweto, stopping at such landmarks as Nelson Mandela House and Desmond Tutu House.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.74
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$81.74

Private Lesedi Cultural Village Half Day Tour Bus Tours

Private Lesedi Cultural Village Half Day Tour

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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
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  • 4 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.05
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$79.05

Johannesburg Walking TourHalf-day Tours

Johannesburg Walking Tour

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Johannesburg is the largest urban complex of South Africa with a population exceeding quarter million. This tour will take you back from the apartheid to freedom by guiding you through the historical area in Johannesburg. With this tour you will embrace things like art, architecture, history and multi-culturism. This is a walking tour where we are going to use public transport and walking the streets.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.18
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$41.18
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Soweto Ekasi Tour Johannesburg Full-day Tours

Soweto Ekasi Tour Johannesburg

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I was born and groomed in Soweto, I've been in other countries and have experienced how other people live. Having me as a guide will give you a better view of Soweto and also will give you a better understanding about how we Sowetans live.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.68
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$59.68

Soweto & Johannesburg TourDay Trips

Soweto & Johannesburg Tour

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You cant mention Johannesburg without mentioning Soweto. the area where Soweto lies was a dumping area for waste material by the apartheid government. with the demand in labor in the city of mining, the African can people were forcefully removed to Soweto. you will be taken on a tour across the street and iconic places in Soweto where are gong to learn about the culture and history of this vibrant place.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$48.93
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$48.93
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Apartheid Museum & Soweto TourDay Trips

Apartheid Museum & Soweto Tour

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The tour will take you to the oldest and the biggest township in South Africa. Soweto was a dumping place where the apartheid government of South African allocated the area for Africans who used to work in the mines without their knowledge. it is home to Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu, Miriam Makeba and many more. your guide will take you to the old hostels which were build by the apartheid government for African miners and this hostels were same gender hostels, out of 10 hostels only one was women hostel. we are now on democracy and apartheid is dead, but some part of Soweto they still experience extreme poverty
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.51
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$39.51
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History Bicycle Tour of SowetoMountain Bike Tours

History Bicycle Tour of Soweto

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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.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.82
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$42.82
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Half-Day Tour of Soweto from JohannesburgDay Trips

Half-Day Tour of Soweto from Johannesburg

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Visiting South Africa's most famous township can be tricky to do independently. But this half-day tour of Soweto lets you explore with a guide who was born and raised there. You'll hear personal insights into the culture of the township and learn about Soweto's vibrant modern personality.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.74
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$47.74

Cullinun mine tourCultural Tours

Cullinun mine tour

Get picked from your hotel in Johannesburg driving north of the suburbs of Johannesburg towards Pretoria,while experiencing some interesting stories given by your tourist guide. Your tour guide will be telling you more about some of the buildings and interesting places passed on the way to the cullunan mine. Arrive at the mine for an introduction about the mine where you will get taken to the surface ground to learn about surface mining. The cullinan Diamond 3106ct was given to King Edwards the VII of England on his 66th birthday. The Diamond mine is a carrot shaped volcanic pipe and has a surface area of 42hectares-about 40 soccer pitches.
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  • 5 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$179.03
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$179.03

Sterkfontien Caves & MaropengDay Trips

Sterkfontien Caves & Maropeng

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Sterkfontien Caves& Cradle of Humankind Daily Tours- No entry fee. You pay at the gate! The discovery of a fossil thats over 2 million years old in the Sterkfontein Caves, nicknamed Mrs Ples, sparked the notion that South Africa is the birthplace of humankind. Explor the caves (dress comfortably) and visit the educational exhibition.  
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.51
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$89.51

Johannesburg and SowetoDay Trips

Johannesburg and Soweto

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Get a deeper experience of Johannesburg than typically offered by sightseeing excursions on this comprehensive tour. See such historic sites as the prison where both Gandhi and Mandela were held, explore neighborhoods undergoing artist-led urban regeneration, and visit Mandela's former home in the Soweto township.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.20
Price varies by group size
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$130.20
Price varies by group size

History of Humankind and Lesedi Cultural Tour - Full DayDay Trips

History of Humankind and Lesedi Cultural Tour - Full Day

Combine visits to the Lesedi Cultural Village and the Maropeng Visitor Centre on this full-day tour from Johannesburg. Go back in time to the Cradle of Humankind to learn about human origins through your guide's commentary and the displays at these sites. Traditional African meal included.
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  • 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$162.40
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$162.40
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Maboneng Precinct Walking TourCultural Tours

Maboneng Precinct Walking Tour

Maboneng meaning “Place of Light” is a fully integrated urban neighborhood on the east side of Johannesburg CBD. Both a mixed-use development and urban community, Maboneng is home to several independent retail, restaurants and entertainment venues as well as loft apartments, offices, film and sound studios, a hotel, a hostel, a museum and creative factory spaces. As such, the Maboneng Precinct offers a range of well-designed and affordable spaces within an urban landscape in Johannesburg. With all its offerings, Maboneng has proved to be a popular destination for locals and international tourists.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$17.05
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Johannesburg, Soweto and Apartheid Museum Guided Day Tour private Full-day Tours

Johannesburg, Soweto and Apartheid Museum Guided Day Tour private

Highlights Combine Johannesburg city tour, Soweto, and Apartheid Museum in one tour Learn through your guide's commentary All entrance fees included Lunch, snacks, bottled water Round-trip hotel transportation Get to know the history and landmarks of Johannesburg, also known as the City of Gold, in a full-day tour. Visit Soweto, the hometown of Nelson Mandela, as well as a full city tour and a visit to the Apartheid Museum. All entrance fees, lunch, snacks, and bottled water included. Pickup and drop-off at your Johannesburg hotel.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$131.69
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$131.69

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