Are you really looking to explore Johannesburg in a Private capacity and discover what makes the City of Gold of South Africa a top Tour destination on the continent? If you can say yes to the above, well, rest assured that you are about to embark on a private tour of discovering Johannesburg with your own Guide and Personal Driver who knows this beautiful green City very well. Our Johannesburg Tours are flexible to your requirements.
A shanty town 120 years ago at the scene of the world’s greatest gold discovery. This conurbation reflects not only the economic story of Africa, but also post-apartheid history in the making.
Our journey will start with a drive past Parktown, once home of the Rand lords, through to Braamfontein, where we will stop at Constitution Hill, which is the new home of South Africa’s Constitutional Court, the protector of our basic rights and freedoms. It is also the site of Johannesburg’s notorious Old Fort Prison Complex. Many of South Africa’s leading political activists, including Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela, were detained here.
Then we will drive over the renowned Mandela Bridge, opened by Mandela himself on his 85th birthday (in 2003), through Newtown, one of the oldest suburbs where working class people of all races lived soon after the discovery of gold in 1886.
Thereafter making our way to Gold Reef City.
Tour of Gold Reef City – a theme park that relates Johannesburg’s gold mining history and provides family fun.
Jozi’s Story of Gold comprises:
Rich beginnings – a unique experience awaits you as you enter the historical world of Gold Reef City. This magical trip down memory lane will tell you about the discovery of gold, how Johannesburg came into being and how the lives of men and women formed an integral part of a rich and fascinating heritage.
We will get an opportunity to go underground.
Gold Pour: liquid gold –there’s nothing quite like the magnificent glow that emanates from the molten liquid. This is an experience of the heart, soul and mind that you will never forget.
We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled a day or less before event
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Please note: All confirmed bookings will automatically incur a 10% non refundable admin fee for any cancellations received.