Travel to the golden city of Johannesburg
Discover every corner of Africa's largest urban center which, thanks to the multitude of cultural, relaxing, artistic and nature-loving activities it offers to its visitors, is a favorite travel destination.
Wander around the cosmopolitan city centre and let the buildings and skyscrapers that pop up in front of you impress you through the special blending of Victorian and Edwardian architecture. Explore the city's shops and choose from the wide range of restaurants and cafes to enjoy the local delicacies.
Get to know every aspect of the city's seductive cultural wealth with a visit to its famous museums. Visit the Museum of Africa, the popular Apartheid Museum and the Johannesburg Gallery, wander among their multidimensional exhibits
and be enchanted by the historical past of the place. Complete the journey of the past with a trip of historical monuments at Constitution Hill and the Old Fort, which will bring you in front of one of the black pages of African history.
Head to Kruger National Park, try a safari and experience the wildlife of Africa. Combine this excursion to nature with a leisurely picnic next to the waterfall of the National Botanical Gardens Walter Sisulu and get full of the beauty of Johannesburg's natural beauty.
Of course, don’t leave out of your trip the theme park Gold Reef City, which will allow you to enjoy your drink 225 meters under the sea.
Food and local cuisine
As Africa's largest shopping center, Johannesburg has a wide variety of restaurants as well, that will fill you with pleasant surprises. Discover all the local recipes based on hunting and fresh fish and get full of traditional flavors. Complete your meal with a glass of the country's excellent wine.
Best time to visit Johannesburg
You can travel to Johannesburg all year round, but the most ideal period is from October to May to avoid the high summer temperatures.
How to use transportation in Johannesburg
Transfer from/to Johannesburg
You can travel to Johannesburg by air as it has its own airport which is 34 km away from the city center. For your transfer to the city centre you can use a taxi (38 euros) or a train (10.50 euros).
For your transportation within the city you can use the local buses, train, taxi or just rent a car.