Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Johannesburg, South Africa

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
[A1] Absa Money Museum
[A2] Adler Museum of Medicine
[A3] African Queen
[A4] Amatuli Fine Art
[A5] Ansteys Tower
[A6] Apartheid Museum (must see)
[A7] Art on Paper Gallery
[A8] Bassline
[A9] Bensusan Museum
[B1] Bertram's Mosque
[B2] Bidvest Wanderers Stadium
[B3] Braamfontein Cemetery
[B4] Braamfontein Centre
[B5] Brixton Cemetery
[B6] Buzz 9
[B7] Carfax
[B8] Carlton Centre
[B9] Cherie de Villiers Fine Art Gallery
[C1] Color Café
[C2] Constitution Hill (must see)
[C3] David Krut Projects’ Print Workshop and Bookstore
[C4] E E S Millinery (Pty) Ltd
[C5] Everard Read Gallery
[C6] Gandhi Square
[C7] Gertrude Posel Gallery
[C8] Giles
[C9] Gold Reef City (must see)
[D1] Goodman Gallery
[D2] Hyde Park Shopping Center
[D3] James Hall Transport Museum (must see)
[D4] Johannesburg Art Gallery (must see)
[D5] Johannesburg Botanical Gardens & Emmarentia Dam (must see)
[D6] Johannesburg Fort (South Africa's Constitutional Court) (must see)
[D7] Johannesburg Planetarium (must see)
[D8] Johannesburg Stadium
[D9] Johannesburg Stock Exchange Building
[E1] Johannesburg Youth Theatre
[E2] Johannesburg Zoo (must see)
[E3] Joubert Park
[E4] Katzy Bar
[E5] KwaZulu Muti - Museum of Man and Science
[E6] Liebermann Pottery Gallery
[E7] Liquor City - Hillbrow
[E8] Market Galleries
[E9] Moyo
[F1] MuseuMAfricA (must see)
[F2] National Museum of Military History (must see)
[F3] Nelson Mandela Square (must see)
[F4] Origins Centre Museum (must see)
[F5] Ponte City
[F6] Rosebank African Craft Market
[F7] SAB World of Beer
[F8] Sandton City Office Tower
[F9] Sentech Tower
[G1] Standard Bank Gallery
[G2] Sterns
[G3] Studio 109
[G4] Telkom Joburg Tower
[G5] The Nelson Mandela Bridge
[G6] The Wanderers Club
[G7] Thompson Gallery
[G8] Xai Xai Lounge

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates
Choose a Hotel*:

Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*: