Soweto Half Day tour

Enjoy a thrilling and informative 4 hour tour of the historic township of Soweto. Situated a mere 30 minute drive from most hotels, this tour is led by a fantastic guide Peter who was born and bred in this iconic town.The tour covers all of the iconic points f interest from Nelson Mandela's old house, to the Hector Pieterson Memorial. Peter will take you on a 1km walk down the infamous Vilikazi Street where you will not only stop at the various sites of interest but will also get to mingle with the local folk.

Duration 4 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
What's included :
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Tour of Nelson Mandela’s house
  • Tour of the Hector Pieterson Memorial
  • Cultural village tour
  • Tour of the various suburbs of soweto
  • Entry/Admission - Mandela House
  • Entry/Admission - Vilakazi Street
  • Entry/Admission - Hector Pieterson Memorial
What's excluded :
  • Drinks
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Lunch
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Mandela House, 8115 Orlando West Street, Soweto, Johannesburg 1804 South Africa

Enjoy a 30 minute guided our of Nelson’s Mandela’s house where he used to stay before he was sentenced to prison in the 70’s for treason. A humble home with a lot of stories

Duration: 30 minutes

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

We will take a walk down the most iconic street in Soweto known as Vilakazi street. It isn’t the only street in the world to house two Nobel peace prize winners- Mandela and Desmond’s Tutu

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Hector Pieterson Memorial, Hector Pieterson Square, Soweto, Johannesburg South Africa

Learn about the tragic killing of the activist known as Hector Pieterson and other school children’s in the student uprisings of the 70’s. This was one of the turning point so in the struggle against Apartheid

Duration: 30 minutes

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offered
Air BnB's, private homes, OR Tambo airportAirports
  • O.R. Tambo International Airport, 1 Jones Rd, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, 1632, South Africa
  • Lanseria Airport, Lanseria South Africa
Return Detail :
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
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 date of the experience.


English - Guide

Age Req.


Fitness Req.


Group Size


Organised by Soul Adventures

Activity ID: V-40413P15

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