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2021 Johannesburg vacations

Johannesburg - Gauteng Vacations

Hit the streets running when you arrive on your vacation in Johannesburg. This vibrant South African city teems with life, and visits to museums, theme parks and restaurants will all help you to engage with the friendly local population.

Major Attractions

Choose one of the large number of hotels in Johannesburg for your visit, and once you're settled, get on the move. Take a trip to the Apartheid Museum with its in-depth look at the political system that divided the country and had such a huge impact on its citizens. Go even further back in time at the Origins Centre, located on the University of Witwatersrand campus; view exhibitions, watch videos, and interact with displays about the origins of humans in Africa. Get to the Gold Reef City with the hop-on, hop-off bus, and head down a real gold mine, pan for gold, and watch liquid gold pour. Drive your Johannesburg car rental vehicle to the African Craft Market in Rosebank to pick up great bargains and mementos of your trip. Johannesburg vacations aren't complete without a taste of genuine local food, so stop by some of the restaurants in Soweto for umleqwa chicken stew, steak with spicy chakalaka relish, or morogo wild spinach.

Events and Festivals

September is spring time in South Africa, and in Johannesburg a number of festivals celebrate this delightful season. Sip South African wines at the Soweto Wine and Lifestyle Festival, take your pick of delectable foods, and browse through high-quality clothes and accessories. Also staged in September is Arts Alive, so choose from an eclectic mix of music, writing, and dance events held at various venues in the city. Jazz lovers never miss the Joy of Jazz Festival, held near the end of September; tap your toes to performances by international and local artists. August sees the Gauteng Getaway Show, so stop by there to experience adventure activities and sample some authentic African meals.

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How much are vacation packages to South Africa?

With vacation packages being sold for just $718, you won't need to drain your bank balance for your trip to South Africa. Travelocity is here to help. Bundle your hotels, flights and tours into a convenient package and land exciting discounts. The more you book, the bigger the savings.

Where can I get the best vacation package deals for South Africa?

Whatever your travel style, Travelocity can help you find an unbeatable South Africa package deal. All you need to do is pick and choose between our 400 partner airlines and 665,000 properties around the world.

Why should I purchase my vacation bundle via Travelocity?

Travel should be about making cherished new memories and leaving all your troubles behind — which is why we provide you with a friendly team of customer service experts available round-the-clock should you need them. On top of that, our Price Match Guarantee ensures you'll always get the best deal available on our terrific range of vacation destinations. So what are you waiting for? There's no time like the present to lock in that vacation you've always wanted.

Can I save money on my car rental if I bundle it with my hotel or flight?

Certainly. And our South Africa vacation packages are the best way to do it. In just a few clicks you can save money as well as time by combining your bookings. Collect the keys to your rental car then chart your own course. Looking for things to do? Throw some tours or experiences into your package and make savings on those too.

What is the best time of year to go to South Africa?

Visit in July, April, June to experience this place at its most exciting. Even though they're the most crowded months, the buzzing energy that comes with the tourist season is part of the charm. If you'd like a more mellowed pace, December, November, October will suit you better. Don't feel like forking out for somewhere to stay? Try to avoid booking a room in March, when prices usually soar. Search for someplace more affordable in December instead.

What is there to do in South Africa?

A diverse and exciting destination, South Africa is home to some incredible tourist attractions. Table Mountain and Gold Reef City are just a couple of the local highlights.



Top Johannesburg Hotels Deals

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Hyatt Regency Johannesburg

Hyatt Regency Johannesburg

5.0 out of 5.0 191 Oxford Road, Johannesburg, Gauteng
5/5
(1 Reviews)
A full-service spa, a health club, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 4 conference rooms, business center, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the outdoor pool and perks like free WiFi.
$81
The Maslow Hotel, Sandton

The Maslow Hotel, Sandton

4.0 out of 5.0 Corner Grayston Drive and Rivonia Road, Sandton, Gauteng
5/5
(1 Reviews)
A full-service spa, 3 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and perks like free valet parking and a free area shuttle.
$83
Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel

Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel

4.0 out of 5.0 Corner Rivonia Rd. And West St., Benmore, Sandton, Gauteng
3.8/5
(4 Reviews)
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a poolside bar. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 9 conference rooms, business center, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and perks like free WiFi and a free area shuttle.

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