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“Well worth a visit”

South Western Townships
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US$59.55*
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Soweto Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
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US$83.63*
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Johannesburg Tour: Cycle Soweto with a Local Guide
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US$74.43*
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Johannesburg Highlights: Guided Day Tour
Ranked #4 of 180 things to do in Johannesburg
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

We booked a lady guide who lives in Soweto to take us around and i have to say it was great. had been to South Africa twice before but had not gone to Soweto and was so glad that this time I did.
its full of history and is not to be missed.

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Reviewed 18 August 2014

Soweto is a MUST when going to Johannesburg.. It was amazingly clean and safe. We walked around, without any problems. People were very friendly and accommodating.
The 'Shebeen' luncheons are good, but very tourist wise. The Mandela House Museum is a rip-off. Rather go to the Hector Peterson Memorial Museum.
All in all: Soweto is well worth a visit.

Thank hervecoenen
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Reviewed 16 August 2014

To see the way people live, the poor and the very rich. To see where Mandela lived and so too Desmond Tu Tu. The food was very special too and the history very sad and interesting

Thank Joy S
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Reviewed 13 August 2014

Soweto is changing rappidly and this visit is one of the mayor 'attractions' of Johannesburg. The new South Africa with still very poor and desolate area's, but also nice restaurants on the street.

Thank Germa N
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

Many myths of Soweto were undone and there was so much to learn and experience that have made me better informed.

Thank Abida21
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