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Full-Day Soweto Apartheid Museum & Johannesburg Tour provided by Wildside Tours and Safaris - Day Tours

Full-Day Soweto Apartheid Museum & Johannesburg Tour

Full-Day Soweto Apartheid Museum & Johannesburg Tour
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The tour will give you an in depth look into South African History and How Democracy was finally achieved for all of our people. Nelson Mandela Foundation. (Week Days Only) Here you get to see the amazing achievements that Nelson Mandela has done for the under privileged and as you stand in his office you can still feel his presence. Drive through down town city to the Apartheid Museum and witnessing the tragic past of the apartheid era. We then drive you past Soccer City where the opening and closing soccer games were held during the 2010 world cup and onto Soweto. Hear you will get the opportunity to be guided on foot through one of the oldest Shanty Town in Soweto called Kliptown to witness just how some people are forced to live and survive. We then stop for lunch and after take a leisurely stroll down Vilakazi Street where Nelson Mandela and Bishop Desmond Tutu lived visiting numerous stalls on the way where you get the chance to buy something typical African to take home.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 54591P10
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Vilakazi Restaurant famous for its good food serving a large variety of dishes that will satisfy any and all food lovers.
  • Bottled water
  • Professional Photographs
  • Entry/Admission - Nelson Mandela Foundation
  • Entry/Admission - Apartheid Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Soweto
  • Entry/Admission - Walter Sisulu Square
Exclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Vilakazi Street
Duration
8h
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Pick-ups from Hotels Airbnb and B&B
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
Inclusions
  • Vilakazi Restaurant famous for its good food serving a large variety of dishes that will satisfy any and all food lovers.
  • Bottled water
  • Professional Photographs
  • Entry/Admission - Nelson Mandela Foundation
  • Entry/Admission - Apartheid Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Soweto
  • Entry/Admission - Walter Sisulu Square
Exclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Vilakazi Street
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Pick-ups from Hotels Airbnb and B&B
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: Jul 6, 2020
A note from Full-Day Soweto Apartheid Museum & Johannesburg Tour
Due to the present condition we will be regulating the number of people on the vehicle to 5 pax in line with social distancing.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travelers
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Nelson Mandela Foundation
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Johannesburg
  • 2
    Apartheid Museum
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    Kliptown
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    Vilakazi Street
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 5
    Walter Sisulu Square
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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Carsten S
Hamburg, Germany3 contributions
Great Tour! Thank you Tim
Jan 2020
It was a great tour with Tim and he has a lot of humor. His knowledge of the Zulu language is helpful as he is in good contact with all the people we met! He knows Johannesburg and Soweto extremely well And we always felt very safe with him.
Written January 22, 2020
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247wildside
Hi Carsten, Thank you for taking the time to do the review. It was and Soweto with our South African Cultures is always amazing tour and its my pleasure that you allowed me to take you on the tour. Wish you all the best and hope to see you back in South Africa again soon.
Written January 23, 2020
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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