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Departure Sat, 07 Oct Return Sun, 15 Oct
CPT Cape Town
HLA Johannesburg
return from $129
Departure Sat, 07 Oct Return Tue, 10 Oct
HRE Harare
JNB Johannesburg
return from $185
Departure Sat, 30 Sep Return Sat, 07 Oct
LOS Lagos
JNB Johannesburg
return from $697
Departure Mon, 25 Sep Return Tue, 03 Oct
NBO Nairobi
JNB Johannesburg
return from $394
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Lagos - Johannesburg
return from $578
Nairobi - Johannesburg
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Accra - Johannesburg
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Abidjan - Johannesburg
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Beirut - 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
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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

    Top Carriers

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

    Location

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

    Transportation

    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.