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City Sightseeing Joburg

Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 86 173 3287
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City Sightseeing Johannesburg Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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For the best way to see Johannesburg & Soweto. Travel by double decker, open-top red bus. Explore the City of Gold’s attractions at your own pace. Simply hop off and on at any of our stops with your ticket. Buses connect to the unique Soweto taxi tour extension, allowing you to visit this vibrant area near Johannesburg. Regular departures, 7 days a week – from 9am daily. Secure parking and departure points at "The Zone in Rosebank" or start from our office near the Gautrain Station at Rosebank. Visit the Johannesburg Zoo, the Military Museum, the Roof of Africa on the 50th floor of the Carlton Center, the Apartheid Museum, Constitution Hill, James Hall Transport Museum and a lot more.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soweto tour” (120 reviews)
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Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved it! The Jacarandas in Jo-burg still had a lot of purple flowers. The red bus is the best way of seeing the city. We took the gautrain from Rhodesfield to Rosebank - which is an awesome experience.

Thank Erna P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good sightseeing but please avoid the one that is going to Soweto. Better to take a private guide to go there Nice buses with plenty stops. Very safe way to visit most important sites

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Thank liv2vac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We bought a day pass for around $ 20 NZ and took the tour around Johannesburg. There are I recall at least a dozen stops where you can get on and off at your leisure and buses seem to pass by every 30 minutes. Very...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Touring Johannesburg we started from Gold reef city, enjoyed sitting on the open air bus ...there is a choice to sit inside on hot days .. the bus was on time and the staff were friendly. In my opinion It's sad that our History isn't...More

Thank caroliney527
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on this trip we loved it but make sure you do t go on Sunday the city is dead and e erything closed

Thank 820CarolD820
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I'm a big fan of trying to do a hop on hop of tour in large cities to get my bearings and see the major sites especially if time is short. This tour was excellent however, I dont think you could do it in a...More

Thank Mick N
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Compared to some cities there's not that much history or points of interest in joburg, but this is a safe convenient way to get around. The personally guided Soweto minibus wasa lot more interesting, with Nipho our guide involving all of the group and keeping...More

Thank Tony C
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Jack H
3 November 2017|
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Hello. We open online sales 6 months in advance. The winter timetable for 2018 is the same as the current timetable in terms of departure times and frequency. So you're welcome to plan your visit using the current timetable... More
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kaza90
21 September 2017|
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Provided you take some basic street wise precautions you will be just fine. You don't mention where you stay but there is a free shuttle bus from Sandton and Melrose Arch to the main bus departure point at Rosebank. (See the... More
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