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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 2014

Fantastic way to see some of the sights of central Joburg and surrounds. Would recommend the Soweto extension. The brochure allows 2 hours, but I would recommend allowing 3 and to do the walking guided tour within Soweto. Great way to see the city in...More

Thank Dana D
Reviewed 14 August 2014

This was a great experience. We walked to the train station from a nearby hotel (Protea Parktonian Suites)--about a 5 minute walk. Bought tickets on line---get a discount (~ $35 per person). But still had to pick up the tickets from the booth at the...More

1  Thank GM1352
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The bus stops on most of the must-see places of the city or nearby such places. Also I found the bus almost always on time. Additionally, you can get discounts at various places. Commentary on the bus provides a good guide to the city. Overall...More

Thank UsmanAliKhan
Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

Very impressed with the professional execution of the tour.A tour that I'm planning to do more than once.This is is the kind of tour that Johannesburg has been waiting to get for a long time.Staff was very professional and helpful.Going to bring all my friends...More

2  Thank Pierre v
Reviewed 4 August 2014

We were blown away by the excellent quality of both tours, as well as the friendliness and professionalism from ALL staff who were helpful and informative. I'd recommend this tour to local and international tourists there was so much to learn in a fun and...More

Thank Abida21
Reviewed 28 July 2014

As a resident of Joburg, I found this tour to be informative and fun. The staff were incredibly friendly and the buses ran on time. It is a wonderful way to educate yourselves on the vast and fascinating history of our city. I would recommend...More

1  Thank Lisagibson1976
Reviewed 26 July 2014

A quick an easy way to get a feeling of the city. You can also try the tour to Soweto , the famous and historical township.

2  Thank georgetez
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Fantastic idea for tourists and locals alike. I am a JHB resident and learned a great deal about our city on this tour. The children (aged 9 to 15) were not bored, had a fantastic time and each also learned something. Everyone enjoyed it so...More

Thank DDSch
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Me and my daughter we went on the Joburg City Sightseeing trip and we had a great time. The staff members were very friendly, the recorded information was very helpful and at just the right level of detail. The stopping at the main attractions was...More

Thank MphozaB
Reviewed 15 July 2014

We had a good experience with the Cape Town version and finding ourselves at a loose end for the day, we decided to join the Jo'burg version. Again, the trip was just so much better than expected. The staff are friendly, the recorded info is...More

Thank Rollingstone2000
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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
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