Full Day Soweto & Apartheid Museum
This tour seamlessly combines the Soweto township, the biggest urban settlement in Africa established in the 1930s with a rich political history, and The Apartheid Museum which illustrates the story of a nation’s resistance, courage and fortitude.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Landing and facility fees
- Entry/Admission - Mandela's House
- Entry/Admission - Hector Pieterson Memorial
- Entry/Admission - Apartheid Museum
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital Renal Unit, 1862, Diepkloof 319-Iq, Soweto, 1862, South Africa
From the footbridge of the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, the largest on the continent, one can get a panoramic view of Soweto.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Mandela's House, 8115 Vilakazi St, Orlando West, Soweto, 1804, South Africa
Nelson Mandela's humble little house in Orlando West, now called the Mandela House Museum, is an interesting stopover for those keen to imbibe a slice of authentic history relating to the world's most famous former prisoner. The museum, a house comprising four inter-leading rooms, contains a rather eclectic assortment of memorabilia, paintings and photographs of the Mandela family as well as a collection of honorary doctorates bestowed on Nelson Mandela from universities and institutions around the world. You can also have a glimpse of the mansion belonging to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in an affluent part of Orlando West.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Hector Pieterson Memorial, Hector Pieterson Square, Soweto, Johannesburg South Africa
Visit the Hector Pieterson Memorial in Orlando West, built in memory of the people who died that day, 16 June 1976.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Apartheid Museum, Northern Park Way and Gold Reef Rd, Johannesburg 2001 South Africa
Here you will embark on a tour with your ILIOS Travel guide on hand to assist you with insight and information relating to the exhibits. Illustrating the rise and fall of apartheid, the exhibits have been assembled and organised by a multi-disciplinary team of curators, film-makers, historians and designers. They include graphic film footage, photographs, text panels and artefacts depicting the events and stories of apartheid.
Duration: 3 minutes
Departure Point :Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton, Johannesburg, Rivonia Rd &, Daisy St, Sandown, Sandton, 2146, South Africa
Traveler pickup is offered
An accurate collection time will be communicated to your hotel the day prior to departure.
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infant seats available
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.