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Soweto Day Tour from Johannesburg
"Sophiatown-to-Soweto- back to Sophiatown the tour follows the history of Soweto taking a look at life of Sophiatown before the forced removal that led to the Soweto we know today.This tour goes through the Trevor Huddleston museum and Sophiatown museum.Follow the trail to Meadowlands be get an insight into the Mandela family and the icon's life at this address. Then take a lunch break at the restaurants in the area and get a taste of South African cuisine. Thereafter proceed to Maponya Mall the first major mall in the Soweto township then pass the famous Chris Hani hospital. The tour then exits Soweto and heads to the Apartheid Museum for a 2 hour tour of the history of all who lived during this era to the rainbow nation that is now. After a day of museum and history drive ththe city of gold to share some sun-downers while you share the ambiance lifestyle and culture of this famous city before heading back to your hotel."""
From $210.00
 
Private Tour: Cultural Soweto Tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria
"You can budget about 5 hours for this half day tour from the time you leave your hotel till return. Enjoy sightseeing en-route to Soweto (especially Johannesburg's old gold mine belt). Pass through the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto (a hospita revolutionary and philanthropist Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) lived before he way jailed for 27 years for advocating for the rights of black people who were being oppressed by the Apartheid Government. Budget 45mins for this section of the tour.Jus the most popular being the 100m bungee jumping in between the two cooling towers (own expense). At the bottom of the towers is the vibey and trendy Chaf Pozi restaurant for some South African flavor where you will be spoiled with traditional foods such a get to view the slums and shanty towns that have become established over the years as a result of deep rooted poverty and high unemployment levels. You will even enjoy the privilege of chatting with some locals going on about their business from housewiv sculpture designers carpenters flea market stalls and the like."
From ZAR1,650.00
 
Soweto Township Experience Tour from Johannesburg
"After you have been collected from your hotel you will make your way to Soweto. Along the way you will drive past the Diepkloof ext Baragwanath Taxi Rank and Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital to name a few. You will visit an informal settlement drive past Maponya Shopping Mall walk through Freedom Square and Freedom Charter Memorial. Walk through the Regina Mundi Church and drive along Vilakazi Street. Optional: African Buffet Lunch at Sakhumzi Restaurant (own expense) You will also have the opportunity to visi entrance Fees to the Museum included. Visit the Hector Pieterson Museum outside the Prescient. See the homes of Nobel peace prize winner Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu. Towards the end of the tour you will visit a local shebeen and taste a type of beer drunk by the people of Soweto if your older than 18 years (time permitt
From ZAR788.00

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Sep 20, 2005

The Valley of Waves at Sun City

For all the outdoor people who love water , this is the best place to be at when at Sun City.All you gotta to do is go over to the extremely beautiful Lost City where you will find the Valley of...
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Nov 05, 2004

Sun City

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Apr 04, 2011

Casno, golf,

Gold Reef city is one of our casino complexes in Johannesburg. It is 5 minutes drive from the centre of the City.....Sun City, which is our biggest casino resort is 140 kilos from Johannesburg, and an...
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Jul 18, 2008

Valley of waves@Sun City

We took a tour bus to take us to the Sun City,we arrieved there a little before 3pm.There is a fee of 55 Rand per person to enter the Valley of Waves,,but after 3p.m it`s reduced to 45 Rand,,so we...
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Sep 07, 2003

Sun City ~ for some sun, fun and a little gamble

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Apr 04, 2011

An intresting art gallery

Hey guys Sun city the name which is almost known to most of the passionate tourists coming to South Africa the place where there is a heaven between the mountains far away from here when you approach...
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montu4every1
Apr 04, 2011

Sun City (1). Strange dream in nowhere!

It´s quite naff but it´s curios to see. Sun City is a casino, resort, beach... a mini-Las Vegas in Soth Africa. There are different hotels there, the most luxurious one: the Lost City, it´s said a 6...
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Sep 25, 2002

Sun City

Amazing giant oasis hidden in a valley.(Please double click image to see rock carvings) Fanastic break from the dust of Pilansburg for a day trip.A huge complex incorporating a Casino, Theatre, Eating...
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Aug 25, 2002

Anyone for golf?? The pic...

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Krystynn
Aug 24, 2002

Sun City (2)

The amazing artificial beach.The worst: near there al the region is plenty of poor shaks and shanty towns. What a contrast! Luxury and missery! BMW, Mercedes and shaks. Diamonds and famine...
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