Guided tour

Johannesburg: Downtown Walking Tour

Guided tour

Johannesburg: Downtown Walking Tour

Activity provider: Honest Travel Experience

From US$ 37.20 per person

Discover Johannesburg's migrant history on a walking tour through the Hillbrow district. Experience for yourself one of the city's most misunderstood and fascinating areas.

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Duration 2 - 3.5 hours
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Discover one of South Africa's most diverse and fascinating neighborhoods
  • Walk its streets with an expert guide who grew up in the area
  • Visit the Windybrow Art Center and the Iconic Ponte Tower
  • Hear fascinating stories and meet the locals
Full description

Get under the skin of this fascinating district with an expert guide who grew up in the area. Hear stories from the area's history, and learn about the personal experiences of your guide.

Immerse yourself in a diverse neighborhood full of culture and history. Learn how a residential suburb became one of the most cosmopolitan places in South Africa. Hear how the area was a magnet for people from all over the world in the gold rush and the subsequent waves of migration from across the continent.

Hear captivating stories from your guide, and then hit the streets to meet the locals. Visit landmarks like the Windybrow Art Center, the iconic Ponte Tower and Telkom Tower, as you experience firsthand this diverse and fascinating district.

  • Lunch
  • Welcome drink
  • Tour guide
  • Ponte Tower admission (if option selected)
  • Pickup and drop-off

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One of the best tours we have ever done. Sfiso and Delight are very credible tour guides and very involved in the project.

March 22, 2023

November 2, 2021

Product ID: 403348