Soweto Tour

Half Day | Guided Tour

Soweto, an acronym meaning South West Township and is the largest Black residential area in South Africa with a combination of extremes from utter poverty to astounding wealth. As you drive towards the township one of the first sights you see is that of Soccer City stadium, which has become an iconic landmark since the 2010 World Cup was hosted by South Africa. Drive pass the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, the largest hospital in the world. Walk through the Regina Mundi Church, the largest Roman Catholic Church in South Africa. Visit the Hector Pietersen Memorial and Museum which is a captivating centre that portrays the student uprising in 1976 and the eventual change to democratic South Africa. Absorb the sights and sounds of Vilakazi Street when you experience the homes of Nobel Peace prize winners, Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

Highlights:

  • Hector Pietersen Memorial and Museum

  • Homes of Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu
  • Regina Mundi Church
  • Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

Operating Times:

Daily:     Mondays - Sundays

Duration:

± 4 Hours

Cost:

On Request - Minimum 2pax
(discounts available from 5pax +)

  • Transportation in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Meals as mentioned in itinerary.
  • Services of a registered and experienced tourist guide.
  • Services of a professional driver.
  • Entrance fees and excursions where stated in above itinerary.
  • Bottled water on all transfers (1pp).
  • Public Passenger Liability Insurance.
  • All meals unless stated otherwise in the above itinerary.
  • All other entrances and excursions than stated in above itinerary.
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, beverages, curio shop purchases etc.

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