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Johannesburg is the largest city in South Africa and is in its eastern plateau area. Johannesburg is the gateway to South Africa for tourists with its own unique vibe and is growing towards a vibrant future as a popular tourist destination. The city is immersed in history, culture and the locals are rumoured to be the friendliest people in South Africa. Stunning museums, townships and the markets are also a must for all tourists to see when travelling to Johannesburg.
Immersing yourself in South Africa’s past is the best way to start your trip to this amazing city. Visit Joburg Constitution Hill, which was once a prison and is a great place to learn about South Africa’s road to democracy. Take a tour of Soweto township, Hector Pieterson and Mandela House museums and The Apartheid Museum. Joburg has a thriving market culture, Neighbourgoods Market is very popular for everything from Poke Bowls to Pecan pies. Visit the trendy neighbourhoods of Meliville and Maboneng Precinct for music, food, art and shopping. Spend a day at Gold Reef City theme park for some heart stopping fun. You can’t visit South Africa without taking in a safari park. Pilanesberg National Park offers the ultimate safari experience with full day safari tours to see buffalo, elephants, rhinos and of course lions.
Joburg is popular with couples, honeymoons, and as family holidays. The city caters for all accommodation needs from self-catering to all inclusive. There is an abundance of options from luxury hotels to apartments, resorts and guesthouses.
🧡 Visit the Apartheid and Mandela Museums
🧡 Explore Pilanesberg Safari tour
🧡 Take a tour of Soweto
🧡 Have fun at Gold Reef City
O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) serves Johannesburg.
The Rand is the currency of South Africa.
South African standard time (GMT+2) is used and is 1 hour ahead of Irish time.
The climate in Johannesburg is subtropical so is mild to warm in winter and warm to hot in the summer months so makes for a great outdoors holiday destination all year round.