Price indicated include pick up and drop off at your guest house/hotel in Johannesburg or in one of its closer outskirts, in a comfortable air conditioned vehicle. Soweto is a popular attraction for both locals and International guests The guided tour will take you through Diepkloof Extension. We stop at Diepkloof hostel; I share my knowledge about the hostels, family units and the city council houses built in the past regime. The tour proceed alongside Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital the third biggest hospital in the world. We stop alongside the University of Johannesburg Soweto campus, Perfect spot for taking pictures of the colorful Orlando towers. The tour proceed alongside Klipspruit Squatter camp.Settlement without infrastructure. We proceed to Hector Pieterson Memorial to learn about students' uprising in Soweto We visit Vilakazi street where Mandela house is situated. Entrance to Hector Pieterson museum and to Mandela House are optional You will have time to browse and to interact with local people at the flea markets in Vilakazi street and at Hector Pieterson memorial. You can sit for lunch at a local restaurant.Soweto has a variety of restaurants serving traditional South African buffet lunch, barbecue lunch, light meals and drinks ( OPTIONAL)
I am a qualified tour guide with NQF level 4 guiding certificate in history, Culture and nature working under LBK Tours, and have been conducting Soweto experience for more than 15 years.With me you do not have to worry about your return transportation to Soweto. Your safety is my number 1 priority. Our vehicles hold passenger liability insurance,and we pride ourselves for having giving accident free service for the past 15 years. I am passionate about history and culture and will share with you my knowledge of culture and of the rich history of the liberation struggle in Soweto before 1994 democratic elections You will have time to browse and to interact with locals selling in the flea market.
Our vehicles are comfortable and air conditioned and have passenger liability insurance. We pride ourselves for having giving…
Diepkloof Hostel Built to control influx of Black migrant workers Colorful Orlando Towers one of the landmarks in Soweto Klipspruit Squatter camp, the first squatter camp to be built in Soweto with no infrastructure. Hector Pieterson memorial commemorating students who lost their lives in 1976. Flea markets selling Curios, Beaded work and African clothing. Vilakazi street where Mandela House is situated Restaurant ( optional )
We can pick up you up if you are outside Johannesburg- around O R Tambo International airport, airport, kempton Park, Boksburg, Alberton, Centurion and Pretoria at an extra surcharge.
Soweto half day tour