More than 50 Things to Do in Johannesburg

More than 50 Things to Do in Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa (B)

Johannesburg – South Africa’s biggest city and commercial epicentre. Also known as Jozi, Joburg, or Egoli (City of Gold in Zulu), it began as a gold-mining settlement in the 19th century. There is more to this cosmopolitan city than shopping. If you are visiting Johannesburg, or on a staycation in the city, here is a list of family-friendly things to do in Johannesburg . However even if you don’t have kids with you, you will still enjoy them. I have written about several of these places before – individually - but as lists are more concise and easier to access, I have compiled them below.

This is a great way to see the highlights of Johannesburg if you are visiting the city for the first time. However, even if you have stayed here all your life, you can see the city from a different perspective and learn things about the city you never knew. Many of the attractions listed here are stops on the tour. The bus also has a Soweto extension, which I would highly recommend. Read more here. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: More than 50 Things to Do in Johannesburg
Guide Location: South Africa » Johannesburg
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Sara Essop
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • City Sightseeing Johannesburg Bus
  • Gold Reef City
  • Sci-Bono
  • The Johannesburg Zoo
  • Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens
  • Zoo Lake
  • Nizamiye Mosque
  • Apartheid Museum
  • Liliesleaf Farm
  • Mandela House
  • Constitution Hill
  • James Hall Museum of Transport
  • Lindfield House
  • The Collectors Treasury
  • Top of Africa
  • ABSA Money Museum
  • Johannesburg Planetarium
  • Origins Centre
  • Bill Harrops Balloon Safaris
  • The Adler Museum of Medicine
  • Orlando Towers
  • Satyagraha House
  • Happy Island Waterworld
  • The Joburg Theatre Complex
  • FNB stadium
  • Hashtag Escape
  • Maboneng
  • Wild Waters Waterpark
  • Pines Resort Waterpark
  • GOG Lifestyle Park
  • PWC Bike Park
  • Jozi-X
  • Monte Casino Bird Park Montecasino
  • Crazy Kids Farmyard
  • The War Museum
  • A-maze-ing Mazes
  • The Zone Tenpin
  • Adventure Golf
  • World of Golf
  • Acro Branch
  • Acrobranch Huddle Park
  • Go Ape
  • City Rock
  • Black Ops Laser Tag
  • Rush Indoor Trampoline Park
  • Bounce Indoor Trampoline Park
  • Gravity Indoor Trampoline Park
  • The Kidz Fun House
  • The Play House
  • Art Jamming
  • Mini City
  • Mazi Mo’s
  • Avalanche
  • Ice Skating
  • RollEgoli
  • Monte Casino Ten Pin Bowling
  • Adventure Golf Hillfox

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