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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 "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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Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 86 173 3287

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Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

Takes you to all of the interesting places. Very Informative............... Very nice staff.............

Thank ran s
Reviewed 12 October 2014

It was a fantastic way to explore and soak up the history of Johannesburg. The staff on the bus was extremely friendly and helpful. Just a pity the bus does not travel into Maboneng which was the highlight of my stay in Johannesburg.

Thank MelanieH312659
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We (5 years and 40 years in Jo'burg) went with 2 English visitors and used the Soweto Tour extension which was particularly good. We climbed aboard at 10:00 and finished at about 17:00 with only a couple of stop offs. Extremely good value for money...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 6 October 2014

The Red bus is an easy and well organised way to show your visitors our city. It covers a major portion of the city and the addition of the Soweto leg is perfect. You do need the two day tour if you are going to...More

Thank 471Sandraa
Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

A perfect way to get a quick glance of the city. The tour is interesting and well commented, staff is super friendly. I only had one day but would do a second one if I had time.

Thank Jonas O
Reviewed 4 October 2014

I have visited Johannesburg on many occasions, but this is the first time I have been able to visit downtown - in the past I have been too worried about personal safety or the high cost of using a hotel driver. We took the Gautrain...More

1  Thank JenRLondon
Reviewed 30 September 2014

This was a fabulous experience for my family and me. We did the tour on Sunday 28 September 2014. We have lived in Johannesburg all our lives, yet this tour showed us parts of the city that we had never seen before. I'll be recommending...More

Thank gee368
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Did the tour as a group of friends celebrating a birthday and it was loads of fun. A little rushed to see everything in one day, two is better, but if you skip some of the attractions it's still worth it. Every bus was exactly...More

Thank Bretton V
Reviewed 29 September 2014

I took my retired folks on the bus tour in and around Jo'burg. It's affordable, the buses are clean and arrived on time, the ride is smooth and the best part is the guide in 16 languages via provided head phones. Overall, it was incredibly...More

Thank sinesy74
Reviewed 29 September 2014

What a fabulous tour of Johannesburg! Not only was it informative,by means of an excellent commentary, but the bus was clean, arrived punctually at the designated time and the route was planned to give a clear overview of Johannesburg and its history. The drivers and...More

Thank 714bonnie
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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