Another fun and exciting get-out-of-the-car-experience! Get on one of our cool Tuk-Tuk’s and ride around with a qualified guide for a 2 or 4 hour cruise tour interesting sites of Soweto as well as a lunch to complete this township experience!
2 Hour Tour – R498 per person
On the 2 hour tour we introduce you the area of Orlando West and take you around our neighboring communities. Stop and greet people, get to know the history and how these communities are today. Visit the former migrant workers’ hostel Mzimhlophe and taste the home brewed beer together with the locals at the shebeen. Experience how migrant workers used to live and see the new developments that are happening today. Before getting back to Lebo’s Soweto Backpackers, the guide will take you around some of the small streets of the township, stop at food/fruit/snack stalls and experience the taste of Soweto. Wash it all down with a drink or two back at Lebo’s!
4 Hour Tour – R698 per person
On the 4 hrs tour we introduce you to Soweto’s famous historical sites as well as the hidden spots around. Get introduced to Soweto’s history and life today, learn some of the local phrases and then cruise around greeting people. Stop at the local shebeen for some home brewed tastes, snack on Soweto style ‘munchies’ and then fill up your stomach for real with an African buffet at the restaurant. The tour will teach you about Soweto during Apartheid, freedom fighters struggle for freedom, political icons and today’s life and culture in a democratic South Africa.
Morning tour: starts at 10:00
Afternoon tours: start at 13:00
*Prices valid until 31 Dec 2018
- Guided Tours as stipulated above. Meeting point Soweto
- Traditional Beer
- Both the 2 hours and 4 hours tour includes lunch which is either served after the tour – 10am slot – or before the tour – 1:00 pm slot. Lunch is served at our “Outdoor Restaurant” with seating in the community park. The meal is a delicious African stew cooked the traditional way – over the fire – served with the popular staple – Pap (maize porridge).
- Further refreshments not stipulated
- Museum entrances
- Transport to departing point in Soweto
Terms and Conditions:
- All rates are subject to final availability at the time of Booking and any further Rate adjustments due to Exchange Rate Fluctuations, annual increases and other uncontrollable circumstances.
- African Chapter Tours are insured for Public and Passenger Liabilities in incidences where this might be applicable.
- African Chapter Tours abide to an environmentally conscious programme for the development of conservation in all aspects of tourism which this package includes.
- Errors and Omissions Excluded
- Cancellation Policies apply.