Soweto: Half-Day Township Tour

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Have your mind stimulated by discovering the vibrant community of Soweto. Visit iconic landmarks like the California of Soweto, Freedom Square, and the homes of Winnie Mandela and Bishop Desmond Tutu.

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  • Discover the vibrant community of Soweto on a guided tour
  • Visit iconic landmarks like the California of Soweto and Freedom Square
  • See the homes of Winnie Mandela and Bishop Desmond Tutu
  • Explore the house of Soweto’s great jazz musician, Sipho Hosticks Mabuse
  • Engage with the warm and welcoming community of Kliptown squatter camp


Embark on a journey through the heart of Soweto, South Africa's most famous township. Explore iconic landmarks, including the California of Soweto, historic hotels, the renowned hospital, The Mandela Museum, The Hector Peterson Museum, Freedom Square, and Kliptown squatter camp. Visit the historic Regina Mundi church, the homes of Winnie Mandela and Bishop Desmond Tutu, and have the chance to explore the house of Soweto’s great jazz musician, Sipho Hosticks Mabuse (based on availability). Don’t miss the all-new Ikhaya lempilo, where you’ll discover sacred connections between people the mind and the soul. Engage firsthand with the warm and welcoming community. Embark on a transformative journey with Imbizo Tours and unlock the rich tapestry of Soweto’s history and culture.


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