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Full-Day Soweto City Tour with Apartheid Museum

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    What to Expect
    Start your day with a pickup from your accommodation by your guide then begin the journey to Soweto. On the way, you will pass by the famous National Football Stadium City, which hosted the opening and closing ceremonies of the Soccer World Cup 2010. From there, enter the Diepkloof area, where the vendors are located, selling just about anything you can imagine. In Orlando West, you will visit Vilakazi Street and drive past the Mandela House where a visit into the museum is optional as well as past the home of Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

    Next, read about the Soweto uprising on June 16, 1970 in South Africa. For you to truly experience the full history and heritage of this famous township, the guide will take you into the depths of the shanty towns where you get to interact with some of the locals and see how they live. Drive past the Soweto Campus of the Johannesburg University before lunch and make a stop at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital. After your buffet lunch, visit the world famous Apartheid museum where you will learn about the history of South Africa and the struggle of its people during the apartheid era for approximately 2-hours before returning you back to hotel
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Tambo, Sandton, or Fourways area hotels and O. R. Tambo International Airport
    Departure Time
    8:30am to 9:00am: Tambo Airport and hotels
    9:00am to 9:15am: Sandton hotels
    9:15am to 9:30am: Fourways hotels
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Lunch
    • Driver/guide
    • Free Onboard Uncapped WiFi
    • Entry/Admission - Apartheid Museum
    Exclusions
    • Drinks
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The customer service was superb! Before I purchased my ticket, I called the office via Whats Up app. All of my questions were answered in no time flat. We communicated via text and voice recording. Stanley, my tour guide, was hospitable and knowledgeable! Emma, who picked me up
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    We were the first to be picked up by our tour guide Thabang. The tour is overpriced for what was delivered. The Apartheid Museum is not really worth a visit in the sense that all that was displayed was information on placards and that too there was no indication of the order
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    Booked this tour on my own and everyone was very friendly. I felt safe, the whole day went smoothly and it was a good mix of stop offs. Nick the tour guide was super informative and upbeat! I'd recommend booking on this tour especially if you have only a short time here, as it
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    A great trip to visit the amazing city of Soweto. Very worthwhile and interesting with a knowledgeable guide and a great group of tourists.
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    We had one day in Johannesburg and enjoyed this tour. Informative tour leader Nick full of facts and guided us well. Apartheid Museum moving and we’ll designed and we were given enough time to do a first visit. Pick up and return professional and timely.
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    Response from moafrikatours2015, Guest Relations Manager at Full-Day Soweto City Tour with Apartheid Museum
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hi there Rhonda, Thank you for posting your positive review about your experience with Nick. Our team here at MoAfrika Tours is committed to providing high-quality customer service, and we’re thrilled to hear that we made a good impression on you. We hope you’ll be on tour with us again soon! Best regards, Michelle
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