Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg tours, things to do and tickets

TourHarbor offers you the best Johannesburg online tour catalog. We will help you to find the most interesting things to do among the broad variety of day trips.

Compare guided tours and other fun experiences. Your Johannesburg trip will delight each and every person. You will have unforgettable memories of many beautiful moments of life.

Johannesburg Hop-on Hop-off City Tour

Duration: 3 hours
The finest way to explore Johannesburg safely, reliably and in comfort from the top deck of an open-top bus. Learn about the history of gold mining, hear stories of apartheid history and understand the triumph of modern Johannesburg while listening to the on-board audio commentary, available in English. This tour stops at all top sites in and around the Johannesburg allowing you to explore the economic powerhouse of Africa, easily and safely. 

Soweto /Johannesburg and Apartheid Museum Guided Full Day Tour

Duration: 8 hours
This tour is unique because you will get to see the beautiful city called the city of gold and have full experience of historical and city sightseeing of Soweto and Johannesburg. See some of the most important locations in South Africa
along with an informative friendly guide to take you on this experience you will never forget in an hurry.

Early Morning Balloon Safari with Breakfast from Magaliesburg

Duration: 4 hours
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability

If you’re going to do it, then do it in unassailable style. Quaff champagne as you enjoy what some describe as the closest thing to heaven known to man - the "magical experience" of lazily drifting with the wind in a hot air balloon on a fascinating aerial sightseeing flight over the majestic Magaliesbergs, in the Cradle of Humankind, on South Africa's largest and most experienced balloon air-service. Although the flight is an hour, we suggest you keep your morning free as breakfast is included!

A Top class "Must do" South African experience.

Half-Day Tour of Soweto Tour

Duration: 5 hours
On this half day tour in Soweto, your guide will take you past all the hotspots in Soweto. The Soweto tour will take you deep into the township culture, so you can enjoy a personal experience of how vibrant and lively this part of Johannesburg really is. Support the local community. R50 per guest booking will be donated to a Local Care Centre.

Full-Day Soweto, Apartheid Museum and Lunch Tour

Duration: 9 hours
Join this 9-hour guided tour of Soweto with a small-group of no more than 11 guest. Tour the Apartheid Museum, Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, and local shanty towns. Enjoy a delicious traditional buffet lunch along with complimentary hotel pickup and drop-off. Learn from your guide, the historical background and cultural of this great town. Support the local community. R50 per guest booking will be donated to a Local Care Centre.
Attractions: Apartheid Museum

Full Day Ultimate Pilanesberg National Park Safari from Johannesburg or Pretoria

Duration: 10 hours
After collecting you form your hotel or residence in Johannesburg between 06:00 – 06:30, we travel to the Pilanesberg Nature Park

We should arrive at Pilanesberg Park around 9am where we will then board and start our 1st open vehicle safari drive ( +- 3 hours) in search of the Animals that inhabit the National Park We will then have a short stop from 12 pm until 1 pm for lunch at Pilanebserg Center inside the middle of the park overlooking a beautiful waterhole . After Lunch we will depart on our 2nd Open Safari Drive (+-2 hours) we depart the park around 15h30 arriving back in Johannesburg between 17h30 to 18h00

Pilanesberg full day all-inclusive Open Safari experience from Johannesburg

Duration: 10 hours
Come and experience the wonders of the Pilanesberg Nature reserve in 1 open 4x4 Safari vehicle and 1 closed vehicle (minivan) on this 10-hour tour. Have the opportunity to view the big 5 (lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo, and leopard), up close and personal.

Soweto Walking Tour with Lunch

Duration: 4 hours
Discover the history of Soweto, where political icons lived during Apartheid, fighting against the regime. Explore the everyday life, meet the locals, taste local cuisine and get an authentic experience with a Sowetan native guide.

Start at the Hector Pietersen Museum and hear about the Soweto uprising that transpired in 1976, which was one the turning point of Apartheid.

Visit the famous house of Nelson Mandela in Vilakazi Street, built in 1945, where he lived until he was imprisoned for 27 years. Have a conversation about Arch bishop Desmond Tutu in the famous street in Vilakazi Street.

Continue through Orlando East, the first formal settlement of Soweto and Orlando Stadium, home to the Orlando Pirate and ride a minibus taxi to the last stop at the Orlando Towers.

Listen to the many personal stories about the family's generations, how apartheid had an impact in each and everyone of them and how Soweto has changed today. Enjoy a traditional, local lunch of Kota (Local burger)

Johannesburg, Soweto and Apartheid Museum

Duration: 10 hours
On this full day tour your guide, who was born and raised in Soweto, will take you past all the hotspots in Soweto, the Apartheid Museum and sites in Johannesburg. The tour will take you deep into the township culture, so you can enjoy a personal experience of how vibrant and lively this part of Johannesburg really is! Support the local community. R50 per guest booking will be donated to a Local Care Centre.
Attractions: Apartheid Museum

Maropeng Cradle of Humankind & Sterkfontein Cave Experience

Duration: 6 hours
The Cradle of Humankind was declared a World Heritage Site in 1999 because of the area’s exceptional contribution to our understanding of the history of humanity, over 3-million years. All together, there are 15 major fossil sites in the Cradle of Humankind, of which Sterkfontein Caves is the most famous.

The fossils “Mrs Ples” and “Little Foot” were both discovered at the Sterkfontein Caves, as well as thousands more fossils of hominids, which are human ancestors, as well those of plants and animals.

More hominid fossils have been found in the Cradle of Humankind than anywhere else on Earth.
During this tour you will have access to the exhibits and get the full pictures of remarkable fossil findings.

Ponte Experience

Duration: an hour
Look over the city of Johannesburg on the 51st while listening to the history of the building and its surrounds - then delve to the core of the building for a different perspective

From Johannesburg: Pilanesberg Nature Reserve Game Safari

Duration: 12 hours
Visit Pilanesberg Game Reserve from Johannesburg for a full-day safari. Join a ranger in an open vehicle and see lions, giraffes, cheetahs, hippos, crocodiles, and more with insightful commentary.

Soweto Half Day Tour

Duration: 5 hours
Get the experience of being a local Soweto resident by spending your day in one of the largest townships in South Africa; as we drive and walk through the vibrant Soweto Township.
Come enjoy the by going through the Rich history that Soweto boasts.

We can always customize the tour to meet your expectations.

1 or 2 Day Johannesburg Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

Duration: a few seconds
Tour Johannesburg at your own pace on board a double-decker tourist bus and see the best sights the city has to offer from a preferential point of view.

Half Day Lion Park tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria

Duration: 5 hours
The park is home to more than 85 lions and other carnivores like the Cheetah, Hyena and Wild dog. The Lion Park is home to the rare white lion, so make sure you bring your camera for some exclusive shots.

Taste of Africa (Food & Beer tasting Experience)

Duration: 4 hours
Our Taste Of Africa is offered in two of the most Afro-cosmopolitan areas in Johannesburg rich in African cuisine.

Yeoville - one of the most diverse suburbs in South Africa, known for being highly Afro-cosmopolitan with many African nationals found in one square mile and a rich history due to the migration into South Africa.

Maboneng - a new suburb in Johannesburg which is home to Art, Culture,graffiti and a variety of African foods

Both these areas offer great experiences when it comes to african cuisine.Our Taste of Africa experience will give you a taste of the continent with no visa requirements or expensive flights.

The experience will offer guests the ability to try a variety of different African foods from:

- South African meals
- Ghanaian
- Nigerian
- Cameroonian
- Zimbabwean
- Congolese

Each food tasting will include at least 4 dishes we will be trying on the day.

You can also include African beer tasting with your booking to enjoy the beers on the continent.

Johannesburg and Soweto Apartheid Full Day Tour

Duration: 8 hours
Explore the heart of bustling Johannesburg, the third largest city in Africa. Visit various Soweto areas where the history of Apartheid began in 1948. Learn about and understand the country's difficult past with a local, knowledgeable guide.

This is Hillbrow

Duration: 3 hours
Explore the streets of Hillbrow and Berea and discover more about one of Johannesburg's most notorious and misunderstood districts.

Johannesburg and Soweto: Half Day Tour

Duration: 5 hours
Discover the city center of Johannesburg, whose geometrical design and high skyscrapers bring Manhattan island to mind. Continue towards Soweto, Johannesburg's south western township, a symbol of the fight for freedom.

Johannesburg Full-Day Tour(Soweto/Jo-Burg & Apartheid Museum)

Duration: 9 hours
Our full-day tour offers a great opportunity to explore the city of Gold,learning about the history,township life,culture and the heritege.
.Experience the city life
.Explore the biggest township in Africa
.Enjoy the local cuisine,dance,culture and tradition