Want to get even deeper under the city’s skin? Try one of our Experiences to really see Joburg like a local.

Want to get even deeper under the city’s skin? Try one of our Experiences to really see Joburg like a local.

Soweto Tours - Full Day Tour

Embark on a captivating journey through Soweto, where the tapestry of its history is intricately woven into South Africa’s epic struggle for freedom. Join us as we unveil the remarkable chapters of this township, beginning with the iconic Soccer City and venturing into the time-honored streets of Kliptown, an ancient district that holds the secrets of Soweto’s past. Immerse yourself in the poignant narratives at the Hector Pieterson Museum, a powerful tribute to the heroes who fought for justice. Wander along the hallowed Vilikazi Street, once graced by the presence of Mandela and Tutu, and be inspired by their indomitable spirit.

Our unforgettable adventure continues as we indulge in the flavors of a traditional kota lunch, savoring the authentic culinary traditions that embody the soul of Soweto. To crown this extraordinary experience, we conclude with a visit to the revered Constitutional Hill (Mondays only) and Apartheid Museum (Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays), a site that bears witness to the triumph of democracy. Our full-day tour promises to leave you enriched, enlightened, and connected to the enduring legacy of Soweto’s journey towards liberation.

Soweto Tours - Half Day Tour

Discover the captivating story of Soweto intertwined with South Africa’s remarkable path to liberation. Embark on an enriching journey with us as we delve into the renowned landmarks that define this vibrant township. Uncover the legacy of Soccer City, traverse the historic streets of Kliptown — one of Soweto’s oldest districts — and delve into the profound narratives housed within the walls of the Hector Pieterson Museum. Wander along the iconic Vilikazi Street, once home to the extraordinary figures of Mandela and Tutu. Concluding our expedition, savor the flavors of an authentic kota lunch, immersing yourself in the heart and taste of Soweto’s culinary traditions.

Inner City Walking Tour

Prepare to embark on a captivating journey through the hidden gems of the city, unveiling a side that is often known only to the locals. Step into your comfortable walking shoes as we begin our adventure from CURIOCITY, immersing ourselves in the vibrant energy that pulses through the streets.

We venture to the renowned Collector’s Treasury, an awe-inspiring haven for book lovers and treasure seekers alike. Explore the labyrinthine aisles of the largest second-hand bookstore in Africa, where every nook and cranny holds the potential for a remarkable find.

Our stop takes us to the enchanting Kwa Mai Mai Traditional Healers Market, where ancient traditions and remedies intertwine. Lose yourself in the captivating aromas of medicinal herbs and soak in the rich cultural tapestry that surrounds you.

Rising high above the city skyline, the majestic Carlton Centre awaits us. Marvel at the sheer magnificence of Africa’s tallest building, taking in the sprawling urban landscape.

As we continue our exploration, we arrive at the historic Chancellor House, where the legacy of Mandela and Tambo’s pioneering law practice is etched into the very foundations. Stand in awe of the place that served as a launchpad for their extraordinary journey towards freedom.

Finally, we conclude our expedition at Little Addis, Joburg’s vibrant Ethiopian Quarter. Immerse yourself in the vibrant colors, tantalizing aromas, and warm hospitality of this cultural hub, as we discover the rich heritage that makes Little Addis a true gem within the city.

Join us on this unforgettable adventure as we delve into the heart and soul of the city, uncovering its hidden treasures and experiencing the authentic spirit that resonates through every step of the journey.

Maboneng Precinct Tour

Maboneng meaning “Place of Light” is a fully integrated urban neighborhood on the east side of Johannesburg CBD. Both a mixed-use development and urban community, Maboneng is home to several independent retail, restaurants and entertainment venues as well as loft apartments, offices, film and sound studios, a hotel, a hostel, a museum and creative factory spaces.

As such, the Maboneng Precinct offers a range of well-designed and affordable spaces within an urban landscape in Johannesburg. With all its offerings, Maboneng has proved to be a popular destination for locals and international tourists.
Private Group Tours available on request

East City Cycle Tour

Make Joburg your very own open-air museum. We’ll paddle through areas like Jeppestown, Maboneng, Doornfontein, Victoria Yards and Troyeville, for a day of public arts, urban living, fascinating history, amazing architecture, and plenty of fresh air.

Pub Crawl

You’ll start off with a shisa nyama (barbecue) at Curiocity and then hit spots like the Troyeville Hotel, Charlie & Gerald’s Town Treasure, Guildhall Pub, Hallmark House Rooftop, before ending off at Shakers Extreme.

City Skate Tours

We’ll head out on skateboards to trace the early history of Joburg, visit popular skate spots and speak about inner city culture. The tour begins and ends at Curiocity HQ but focuses on areas such as Marshalltown, Ferreirasdrop and Newtown. No worries if you’ve never skated before, the tour starts off with a short skate lesson before exploring the city.

Braai Night

Let’s feast! Every Friday night we BRAAI (BBQ) at Curiocity Maboneng, grab some drinks at the bar and groove the night away with our resident DJ.

Bike Rental - Hourly Rental

Exploring the city by bike is a great way to discover its stories. Ask at the front desk for more info.