Soweto Half Day Private Tour 4 hours R 1250,00

Located just a half-hour drive from Johannesburg, Soweto is one of the most famous townships in the city. On this tour, discover the township’s troubled history and rich cultural heritage as you stroll down Vilikazi Street, learn about the Youth Uprising in 1976 at the Hector Pieterson Museum, and visit the Nelson Mandela House Museum.

Duration 4 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
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What's included :
  • • Entrance fees • Bottled water • Lunch • Snacks • Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Hector Pieterson Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Vilakazi Street
What's excluded :
  • Gratitudes
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Hector Pieterson Museum, 8287 Khumalo St, Soweto, Johannesburg South Africa

We depart from Our hotel In sandton heading to South West Township ( Soweto) we take a designated route through Johannesburg South Suburbs through Johannesburg sleek cars and spacious freeways. We go past Johannesburg City with its tall buildings most of them build during apartheid Era as we make our way to Soweto. Soon the beautiful scenery will disapper as we enter Soweto which has a population of just over 2 million black residents. We pass through two iconic landmarks that used to house power generation and normally used for Bunjee jumping. We drive through Soweto heading to the famous Hector Pieterson Museum with its dark history about the Youth uprising in 1976. From here we drive through Soweto for Sightseeing and finally head to Mandela House Museum on Vilakazi street. Here we get to know about these Man who became a world Icon and finally hop on back to our Tour Van heading back to Our hotel in Johannesburg. We pass through FNB stadium which hosted the opening and closing matches of the 2010 World Cup finals. On our way back to the hotel we will drive past Johannesburg City again as we make it back to the hotel

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Vilakazi Street, Soweto, Johannesburg 1804 South Africa

Visit Nelson Mandela House where he lives before he was arrested in 1963 and 27 years in Jail however after his 27 years of imprisonment Nelson never returned to the house he had new house in Johannesburg Houghton. The corner of Vilakazi streets, a short distance away, is the Soweto home of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, who, like Mandela, was the recipient of a Nobel Peace Prize and they are sharing the street.

Duration: 30 minutes

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offered
Return Detail :
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.



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Organised by Virgio Tours

Activity ID: V-117191P10

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