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Departure Wed, 06 Dec Return Tue, 12 Dec
CPT Cape Town
JNB Johannesburg
return from $135
Departure Mon, 27 Nov Return Mon, 27 Nov
HRE Harare
JNB Johannesburg
return from $198
Departure Fri, 01 Dec Return Tue, 05 Dec
EWR Newark - Nj
JNB Johannesburg
return from $786
Departure Thu, 16 Nov Return Sat, 18 Nov
GRJ George
JNB Johannesburg
return from $119
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Harare - Johannesburg
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Johannesburg Vacation

About Johannesburg

The "city of gold", Johannesburg (or Joburg as it is also known), is the African continent's second largest city and South Africa's thriving multicultural center and business hub. The city draws a wide array of visitors who arrive in the city on business or who come to experience its burgeoning cultural and art scene and learn about its complex history. It is the largest transport hub in South Africa and the multiculturalism of this teeming metropolis is obvious in its diverse attractions, eclectic fashion and the vast selection of different eateries on offer. Travelers will soon discover that the sheer choice of exciting things to do make it a tantalizing destination to visit.

Things to do and places to visit in Johannesburg

Whether you're interested in discovering the city's cultural scene through its endless choice of galleries, feel like taking in a top-notch theater show, hitting the shopping malls, or learning about Joburg's gold mining past, Johannesburg is a kaleidoscope of a city that will leave you wanting more.

While visiting Johannesburg, don't miss:

  • Learning about Johannesburg's gold rush heyday at Gold Reef City
  • Visiting the Nelsen Mandela Museum in Soweto
  • Watching a show at the Market Theatre, one of Johannesburg's key cultural centers
  • Trying to spot the big five at the Pilanesberg Game Reserve
  • Experiencing local tribes and customs at a traditional tribal village
  • Tasting the city's cultural diversity in the cuisine
  • Visiting Constitution Hill and learning about South Africa's multi-layered past
  • Taking a look at one of the worlds' largest collections of African Art at the Johannesburg Art Gallery
  • Learning about apartheid and the 20th-century history of Africa at the Apartheid Museum
  • Seeing African art at the Wits Art Museum

Airports in Johannesburg

Flights to Johannesburg land at Johannesburg Airport (also known as OR Tambo International Airport). It is the busiest airport not only in South Africa but on the African continent, providing access to a wide selection of destinations across the globe.

  • OR Tambo International Airport

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    A number of different airlines operate flights to and from Johannesburg including: South African Airways, Mango and British Airways.


    Johannesburg Airport is located approximately 13 miles from the city center in Kempton Park, Ekurhuleni, Gauteng.


    The easiest and most convenient way to get to the city center from the airport is to take a taxi, which can be picked up outside the Arrivals Hall. If you with to take public transportation, there is also a local bus service that leaves from the domestic and international arrivals terminals.

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