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Usizo Lwenkosi Soweto Tours

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407 Orlando East Street, Soweto, Johannesburg 1804, South Africa
+27 83 992 9607
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

Ntombi personally conducted our walking tour (and she used a car and driver for transport between sights). She is warm, kind and very respectful of the people she introduced us to. By walking, we developed a better understanding of everyday life in a city within...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Ntombi picked up us at our hotel for our tour of Soweto. Her warm, friendly disposition was immediately evident. She customized our tour to suit our desires. We stopped at museums and drove around high, medium, and low income neighbourhoods. We visited a family that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

A day well spent with Ntombi who showed us around at a gentle pace( it was very hot). She willingly answered our questions and shared information with us including about herself. She took us into one of the shacks where a family lived ( if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I was fortunate being the only person on tour, so it felt like I was walking around with a friend showing me his part of town. We went to tourist spots, but also saw how people lived. It was a great way to learn more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ExplorerSylvia
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We began our walk in the Orlando township, one of the poorest areas in the city. Walking around the shacks seeing the poor conditions its residents were living in was quite shocking. While the neighborhood looked a bit intimidating at first, the residents were friendlier...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

I have been on plenty of tours which just seemed rehearsed but Ntombi was different and definitely made my tour. She is not the wealthy commercial tour operators that scripts the tour from start to end. She is a Soweto local that has a passion...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JohnSimmons
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

The visit to the township of soweto is a must do while in joburg and south africa, and the best way to do it is with local people such as the guides of usizo tours. Totally recommend them, they are qualified, know a lot about...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great day with Ntombi in Soweto, and everything went smooth with booking, meeting point and time. Ntombi is a super guide who really knows Soweto. We absolutely recommend this tour.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank mnaom
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Ntombi is an excellent guide and the tour organised by her is simply perfect! Spending a day in Soweto is a very interesting activity, especially including her explanations about their history. She is always respectful and flexible to adapt the tour to your needs and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

An excellent tour, let me tell you all about it. We were asked to meet at Orlando East Police station, which on arrival we found to be a little uncomfortable as we had no idea who we were meeting and we were only 2(I have...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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