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City Sightseeing Joburg

Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 86 173 3287
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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 Gautrain Station at Park and Gold Reef City Hotel. Visit the Apartheid Museum, Constitution Hill and James Hall Transport Museum and Mining District.
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Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 86 173 3287

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

They have two lines Red and Green and you can use both with one ticket. The whole trip on the Red line is a bit over an hour and the Green is less than a hour. The commentary is in multiple languages and we found...More

Thank Samosababa
Reviewed 17 August 2017

the touring bus is really amazing you get to see inner joburg and soweto places as it is and you get to understand the place and know excel what is happening i would any1 to take the city sight seeing south africa tour

Thank thembekanzimande1
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I had family from Holland to entertain and I have never used the Red Bus. I'm glad we chose them because they gave us this really good overview of so many highlights and the hop-on hop-off schedule was spot on. I'll do it again.

Thank leonuys
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable outing. The topless bus provides a fun way to see the inner city and visit places of interest. Hopped on at Rosebank and off at the James Hall Transport Museum. The museum has a wide selection of vehicles from different eras. Well worth...More

Thank Lynette P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This tour was outstanding!! Very informative and the hop on, hop off style works very well. You can choose how much time you want to spend and where. Staff was terrific. Buses were right on time. Very friendly and outgoing. Tour is designed extremely well....More

2  Thank Briavillasis
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I've lived in Joburg for more than three quarters of my life, and my kids have lived here their whole lives, and this was the FIRST time we've ever taken the City Sightseeing bus in our own city. We've used the Hop-on-Hop-off bus in many...More

Thank mikecabral
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We came with the Gautrain from Pretoria and the City Sightseeing office is close to the train station and the bus stop is also close. You can get off and on at certain places, you never have to wonder what is going on, you never...More

Thank aventer2017
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Bought a one day ticket for this bus recently when in Jo'Burg. Its quite interesting commentary and gives a good overview of the city. The only downside is that the route which covers the Northern Suburbs finishes very early in the day. Tips: Book online...More

1  Thank Louise C
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I took the city sightseeing tour on a Sunday and it was honestly my best experience in Jo'Burg. First of all, it's extremely organized in terms of pick up time, and pick up spots all around the city. The staff are super friendly and engaging...More

Thank David_Omija
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This was a great way to see Soweto. Reasonable price (especially if you are going to use the city pass to see other things as well). It was informative and engaging. The guides (DT and Vincent) were extremely friendly and knowledgeable. The only criticism I...More

Thank Raquel B
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21 September 2017|
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Response from CSScpt | Property representative |
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
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