Johannesburg Walking Tour

$ 38.03 / AED 139.57 per person

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

  • Smartphone voucher accepted – No need to print!
  • Explore Johannesburg the best way we know – by foot!
  • Admire sweeping views of the city from the top of the Carlton Centre
  • Discover multicultural South Africa through the artwork of Gandhi Square
  • See where history and modernity collide in Johannesburg, and learn about the city then and now
  • Visit the hottest neighbourhood of Johannesburg that was a former 'no go zone'

Activity Schedule

8am

Overview

Embark on a walking tour in Johannesburg to discover the beating heart of this South African metropolis. Home to the Rainbow Nation, this fast-paced city combines the best of the new South Africa with the country’s rich cultural history, and a great way to discover it all is by foot.

The walking tour takes you through the key sights of multicultural Johannesburg. Set off from the heights of the Carlton Centre, passing through Main Street Mall and Gandhi Square and learn more about the local history and traditions.

At the end of the tour, observe the everyday life of the locals when you visit the Main Street.

Home to the Rainbow Nation, Johannesburg combines the best of the new South Africa with the country’s rich cultural history, and a the Johannesburg Walking Tour is a great way to discover it all

For your Johannesburg Walking Tour you will be collected from your hotel in the morning. An English-speaking guide will go with you on this excursion.

Visit the Gandhi Square and see the statue of a Mahatma Gandhi from his younger days, and artworks celebrating Johannesburg’s multicultural roots, before moving to the base of the Carlton Centre. You’ll ascend to the 50th floor to see stunning views of the city. This area is one of the city’s most exciting regions, so soak it all up while visiting some of the iconic sights.

Further, explore the Maboneng Cultural Precint that was earlier a 'No Go Zone'. This area now counts among one of the most vibrant and lively areas of Johannesburg. See and learn more about the growth of South Africa from one of the most dangerous cities to the warm and multicultural city it is today. Hear folklores and tales about the history, culture and traditions of Johannesburg.

Hit the main streets to enhance your experience about the locals and their daily life. Fell the local atmosphere as you get to know more about the modern Johannesburg.

At the end of the tour, you will be dropped back to your hotel.

INCLUSIONS

Hotel pick-up and drop-off Transportation Walking tour English-speaking guide Entrance fees to Workers’ Library and Museum, World of Beer and Museum Africa

Exclusions

Drinks with lunch

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip – though not compulsory – is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.

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