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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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“red bus” (78 reviews)
“soweto tour” (102 reviews)
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Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We bought tickets for the Red Bus which also gives you access to the Green bus and so we landed up doing both, and were glad that we did. The green route takes you through the leafier and more affluent suburbs of Johannesburg whilst the...More

1  Thank Cazzyg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The citybus takes 2 hours for a trip. Unless you go down and explore the stops it really not much. It shows the typical buildings they have which is a little bit boring after doing the capetown route. It gives a good insight though of...More

Thank Mgyusay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up in the greater Johannesburg area, but took my British friend on the bus. It was definitely worth it, as you get to see so much of Joburg you don't particularly want to drive to and find parking etc. I'd advise getting a...More

Thank JaxMeg85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only had Sunday to see and visit Johannesburg and this is the perfect way to get a good overview of the city. You get to see all the highlights. If you book the extended tour through Soweto you have to transfer to a mini...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent the day on the tour which gave us a great experience of Johannesburg. Stopped off at the apartheid museum then took the mini bus tour to Soweto which was brilliant and the highlight of the day. Highly recommend adding this on to the city...More

Thank Karen94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up the Bus at the Rosebank stop. There is a shop in the mall. Best way to get to spread out tourist sites. Best to buy in advance online for slight discount.

Thank Tommer67
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is a must do for all including locals. I have spent my entire life in Johannesburg and must say was pleasantly surprised. The tour is reasonably priced and the hop off hop on option makes it great. I would recommend this with the extended...More

1  Thank Madelaine G
Reviewed 13 April 2017

It is only when I had an overseas visitor that I joined the City Sightseeing bus tour. We started in Rosebank with the Greentour all the way to Constitution Hill without getting out at any of the stops. We took backroads through the leavy northern...More

2  Thank Danica H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful tour with The Johannesburg Heritage Society. We heard about history of the Chinese in South Africa, heritage of heros, Mandela,s office, lunched @ the Swallows Inn which is highly recommended for Chinese cuisine.

1  Thank JulieDWillis
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Informative and a great way to get to know the cosmopolitan city of Johannesburg. I recommend allocating a day or two in order to be able to stop in places such as Braamfontein, Zoo Lake, Constitution Hill, the Apartheid Museum, the Wits Art Museum. I...More

1  Thank BentheL
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nassneil
Hi - can we park the car there somewhere before we go on the bus? Thanks
1 January 2017|
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Response from CSScpt | Property representative |
The Main departure Point is at "The Zone" shopping center in Rosebank. There is a free shuttle bus from Sandton and Melrose Arch hotels to connect to this stop. There is plenty of parking at the Zone. We recommend only this... More
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foodqueen007
hi, we'll be in johannesburg in early july for 2 days and it sounds like the on/off bus was a great way to see the city. did you book it when you arrived or prior? did you feel safe getting off the bus and walking around?? it seems best to see the apartheid museum on your own? any further suggestions are welcomed. thank you! food queen
11 June 2016|
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Response from smrgeog | Reviewed this property |
We bought our tickets for the bus at Park Station. When you get off the Gautrain, head for the Wolmarans street exit. All the stops the bus makes are safe, and didn't really feel threatened at any of the stops. If you do... More
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Asaf S
Is there any recommend stops to make with the red bus. Would like to add the Soweto as well.
30 May 2016|
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Response from Moronge O | Reviewed this property |
The Apartheid Museum. You'll need about 2-3 hours for it.
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