Street food, public art & history tour

This fun walking tour covers the fascinating history of Fordsburg and surrounds. The tour meets up at the City Lodge Hotel in Newtown, from where we take a gentle walk to Fordsburg, covering some beautiful street and public art along the way. The focus is on street food, and we eat from Indian, Bangladeshi, Syrian, African and Pakistani traders – best to come hungry! You will discover all the hidden secrets, meet the traders and lovely people of Fordsburg, and do plenty of shopping! The tour is suitable for vegetarians and people unable to eat spicy food, but not for vegan or lactose intolerant eaters.

Duration 3 hours
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What's included :
  • Snacks - A variety of snacks, drinks as well as lunch is included in your tour. Best to arrive very hungry!
  • Entry/Admission - Fordsburg Square Flea Market
What's excluded :
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Fordsburg Square Flea Market, Corner Mint and Commercial Roads Fordsburg, Johannesburg South Africa

    This tour focuses on the fascinating Muslim suburb of Fordsburg. We will visit a variety of traders, including Indian, Pakistani, Syrian and African.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Departure Point :
    City Lodge Hotel Newtown, Corner of Carr &, Miriam Makeba St, Newtown, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa
    Departure Time :
    9:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
    • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
    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.



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    Organised by Eenblond TOURS

    Activity ID: V-128462P1

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