+27836564550

Soweto and Johannesburg Half Day

Soweto, South Africa (0)
from/per person 660.00
  • Tours in Johannesburg


Description

Soweto and Johannesburg Half Day

 Screen Shot 2018 03 01 at 10.28.05 - Soweto and Johannesburg Half Day

Come visit South Africa’s largest city and largest township: Johannesburg and Soweto. First of all, as the largest city in the country with immense historical and cultural wealth, it is a must do in South Africa. Johannesburg, the city that hosted Mandela, has a very strong and powerful history. In addition, the city has got a numerous museums that are very interesting to visit.

Enjoy an orientation of the city of Johannesburg with a special visit to Soweto where you’ll get to see the Hector Pieterson Museum. Hector Peterson has become an iconic image of the Sharpeville Massacre, due to a photograph published across the globe. Today, June 16 is the National Youth Day to honor Hector Peterson and the erstwhile-young people who fought against Apartheid rule. A memorial dedicated to one of the fallen heroes is not be missed!

Come relive the country’s intense history : 

If you are a fan of history, especially South Africa’s story and Apartheid, or if you are simply curious, this tour is for you. This is an opportunity to discover with your own eyes the conditions of life and events passed thirty years ago. Relive the history of South Africa through visits of various museums and the city itself.

Furthermore, Johannesburg as the country’s economic capital, is a very entertaining city. Between museums, parks, shopping centers, attractions, this city full of wonders does not leave us bored. Johannesburg is a city with an incredible diversity and a very good vibe. Indeed it has superb bars, inventive restaurants, cool hotels and one of the world’s most exciting theater, art and finally music scenes.

In conclusion, this experience is one of a kind, and all in one mid-day all in security. Visit the largest city and township of the country and return 30 years back through the visit of the museums.  

Read more

Daily Tours:

Morning:

Depart:08:30
Return:12:00

Afternoon:

Depart:13:00
Return:17:00


Schedule

Daily Tours:

Morning:

Depart:08:30
Return:12:00

Afternoon:

Depart:13:00
Return:17:00

Departure from your hotel or guesthouse in the Johannesburg area.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Johannesburg City Orientation
    Johannesburg Is The Largest City In South Africa, By Population And Is Also Known As Jozi Or Joburg. There Are Plenty Of Historic And Attractive Sites In Joburg Like The Apartheid Museum, Constitution Hill Or The Hector Pieterson Museum.
  • Soweto Orientation
    Soweto Is Considered The Biggest Township In South Africa. It Has Been Estimated That 40% Of Johannesburg's Residents Live In Soweto. However, The 2008 Census Put Its Population At 1,3 Million. Nelson Mandela Lived In Soweto From 1946 Until 1961.
  • Hector Pieterson Museum
    The Hector Pieterson Museum, Situated In Soweto, Commemorate The Role Of The Country’s Students In The Struggle Against Apartheid. The Commemorative Site Is Just A Few Blocks From Where 12-Year-Old Hector Pieterson Was Shot In 1976.\

See routing