2 Day Johannesburg Orientation

Overview

This is the perfect tour for those of you who have just arrived in Johannesburg, also known as The City of Gold. During this tour you will stay at a cozy backpackers in the country side and explore the history of Johannesburg on foot. Visit famous sites such as the Nelson Mandela Bridge, the Carlton Tower and Constitution Hill.

Included:
  • Airport pick up
  • Traditional South African dinner the second night
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • 2 breakfasts
  • Guided Walking Tour through Johannesburg
Upgrade Options:
  • Private Room: ZAR 2415
  • Shared Private Room: ZAR 2140 p.p.
  • Extra activities

DAY 1:

You will be picked up from the airport at the executive car pick up, on the roof of terminal, and will be transported to Mufasa Backpackers, situated close to the airport in the countryside. After settling in you can spend the day at your leisure – walk around the grounds or into town to the shops. Facilities include quadbiking, a pool, games and more.Dinner can be arranged for you.

DAY 2:

After breakfast, you can go into town to orientate yourself in Jozi on a walking tour. On this half day tour we take you to the top attractions Johannesburg has to offer. Some of the areas our tour visits are Hillbrow, Constitution Hill, Central Johannesburg, Braamfontein and Newtown. We start your introduction to Jozi with a good view of the impressive 269m Telkom Tower, as seen on many postcards of the city. We then enter the inspiring Constitution Hill – and Court (when not in session). Political activists like Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi were once held here. During a tour inside you will learn about some of the legal history of Johannesburg. On our way to Newtown we pass by the longest southern African bridge, named Nelson Mandela bridge. At Mary Fitzgerald Square you can walk on the Jazz Walk of Fame. We end this tour with a visit to the Carlton Centre, also known as the ‘Top of Africa’. There a lift will elevate you 50 storeys for an amazing and total view over the city. In short, this tour offers you a unique Johannesburg experience at an affordable rate.

In the evening a traditional South African dinner will be waiting for you at the backpackers.

Prices

Depending on which type of accommodation you choose the prices for this tour are as follows:

Dorm room: ZAR 2095
You will share a dormitory room which sleeps 4-10 people.

Private Room: ZAR 2415
You will have one of our private rooms all to yourself.

Sharing Private Room: ZAR 2140 p.p.
This option is ideal if you are travelling with your family or a small group of friends and prefer a bit more privacy.