10 things to do in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa's golden city and gateway to Africa is the engine and lungs of South Africa's economy, offering luxury tours, exclusive hotels and high end shopping experiences. Tourist attractions are beautiful and found within 1 to 2 hours drive from Sandton City. Take a day tour to Lesedi cultural village and discover all major tribes of South Africa in their way of dancing and living. Explore the Lion Park Safari, Soweto, Apartheid Museum, The Cradle of Human Kind and Gold Reef City with our best prices guaranteed in the company of a private & personal tour guide driver. Private & Small group tours departing from all major hotels in Johannesburg are available.

1. Lesedi Cultural Village : Located near Johannesburg, and just less than an hour drive from beautiful Sandton City, discover Lesedi Cultural Village representing all South African tribes. Discover South Africa like a local. Enquire for a private or group tour from our travel desk at [email protected]
2. The Lion Park: Just outside Johannesburg it is a tourist attraction not miss when travelling to South Africa know as the Lion Park. Children under 12 get free access. Ask you tour operator to organise you a trip or tour which will co-incide with the feeding time for an ultimate safari experience.
3. Apartheid Museum: Opened in November 2001, The Apartheid Museum is a museum in Johannesburg, South Africa illustrating apartheid and the 20th century history of South Africa.
4. The Cradle of HumanKind: The Cradle of Humankind is one of the eight World Heritage Sites in South Africa, and the only one in Gauteng, is renowned as the place where humankind originated.
5. Hartbeespoort Dam: Hartbeespoort Dam is an arch type dam situated in the North West Province of South Africa. Experience aerial cableway, elephant & monkey sanctuary & hot air balloon.
6. Bakubung Pilanesberg National Park: Just 2 hours drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria central hotels, discover another South Africa magic luxury guided or self drive Safari experience with a local tour guide .
7. Soweto: Soweto still one of the townships in South Africa which fought hard against the Apartheid. Take a tour of this township with a private guide and see Mandela's house.
8. Gold Reef City : Nelson Mandela was captured by Apartheid police on R103 between Durban and Johannesburg and this was a start for his long walk to freedom and Robben Island's life.
9. Sterkfontein Caves: Sterkfontein is a set of limestone caves of special interest to paleo-anthropologists located in about 40 km from Johannesburg, South Africa in the Muldersdrift area.
10. Constitution Hill: The Constitution Hill building is located in Johannesburg near the western end of the suburb of Hillbrow. Constitution Hill is the seat of the Constitutional Court of South Africa, the highest court RSA.