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Duration Price
Thrilling South Africa Tour with Pilanesberg National Park Game Drive7 days & 5 nights
INR 90,990
Couple Special - South African Bliss9 days & 8 nights
INR 1,09,990
Highlights of South Africa with Free Pilansberg National Park Game Drive10 days & 9 nights
INR 1,29,990
Grand South African Escapade with Sun City Resort14 days & 13 nights
INR 1,69,990
Budget South Africa Tour6 days & 5 nights
INR 79,990
Captivating South Africa - Self Drive7 days & 6 nights
INR 89,990

Johannesburg Tour Packages- Browse through a wide range of Johannesburg holiday packages with exciting offers at Thrillophilia. Book customized Johannesburg packages with exciting deals & offers. 

Experience an amazing journey with Thrillophilia’s Johannesburg tour packages, which combine the city’s culture, history, and various activities. Johannesburg is a lively city in South Africa with lots of outdoor activities, beautiful beaches, and stunning nature. Johannesburg has great restaurants, nightlife, cultural institutions, and clubs, making it a unique experience for visitors.

Thrillophilia's tour packages offer unique travel experiences and showcase the city's finest attractions. With our Johannesburg holiday packages, you can have a personalized trip within your budget and as per your convenience.

Our tour packages offer something for everyone, whether you want to relax, have an adventure, or just have fun. We offer clear prices, guided tours, great places to stay, and the option to change your trip. We make sure your trip is special and memorable.

Our package offers roller coaster rides at Gold Reef City and the chance to see wildlife at Johannesburg Zoo. Book Thrillophilia's Johannesburg trip Packages now for an amazing exploration of the city's history and culture.

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Visa Requirements

All Indian citizens need to apply for a visa before visiting Johannesburg. Apply for an E-visa when you book Johannesburg trip Packages from Thrillophilia to avoid delays. It takes 5-7 business days to process a South African visa, but it can take longer. Apply early to avoid delays.

You can't apply directly at the embassy. You need to apply through the VAC and pay service or logistics fees. The South African tourist visa fees are approximately INR 2,020 and it is valid for up to 90 days from the date of issue.

Best Time to Go On Johannesburg Trip

You can go on Johannesburg trips all around the year as each season has its distinct advantages and offers a diverse range of experiences.

1) Peak Season: December to February marks the peak season in Johannesburg as most of the visitors come to the city to enjoy warmer weather and get away from the intense winters in the Northern Hemisphere. Many festivals like Christmas and New Year are also celebrated during this time of the year.

2) Shoulder Season: June to August marks the shoulder season in Johannesburg with cold weather and cloudless skies. The chilly weather makes outdoor exploration very enjoyable and soothing. The crowd is less as well during this time, allowing you to explore the famous attractions in a hassle-free way. You can consider packing some winter clothes while touring Johannesburg during these months.

3) Waning Season: September to November, and March to May, mark the waning season in Johannesburg with warm and dry weather. There are very low chances of rainfall in this season allowing you to explore the city in a fuss-free way. Since the crowd is low during this time, you can get great deals on hotel prices and flight rates.

How to Reach Johannesburg

By Air- Boarding a flight is the only way to travel from India to Johannesburg. There are several connecting flights in operation from the major cities in India like Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, and Chennai to the O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.

To Johannesburg

From: Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore, Udaipur, Kolkata

Major Airlines- Vistara, Indigo, Air India, Akasa Air, Ethiopian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Air France.

Places to Visit on the Johannesburg tour

1. The Lion Park: The Lion Park is a protected conservation area where you can have close-up views of African wildlife. It houses over eighty lions, including the ones that starred in “The White Lion” feature film. You can enjoy exhilarating safari drives and see adorable baby lions at the Cub World.

2. Gold Reef City Theme Park: Built around the 19th century gold mine, the Gold Reef City Theme Park is one of the best entertainment destinations in Johannesburg. You can see the replicas of buildings from the Gold Rush era, and tour a shaft of the Crown Mines that extract gold. It also has a petting zoo, trampoline park, exhilarating theme park rides, and a ten-pin bowling alley.

3. The Apartheid Museum: With the Johannesburg tour packages, you can visit The Apartheid Museum which offers an insight into South Africa's long-drawn fight against racism, and struggle for freedom. The museum has 22 exhibition areas that document the evolution of apartheid through photographs, information panels, and film footage.

4. Mandela's House: Mandela's House is Nelson Mandela and his family’s former home that has now been transformed into a museum. Learn about the life of Mandela and his family through awards and honorary degrees given to the former president, and original furniture and kitchen appliances. The home’s exterior showcases fire damage, and bullet holes left by petrol bombs.

5. Johannesburg Zoo: The Johannesburg Zoo houses a wide range of wildlife species, reptiles, birds, and hoofed animals. It has several exhibits such as the Amazonia which showcases the diverse ecosystem of the Amazon rainforest and Big Cat Exhibit where you can see majestic cats. The zoo features a farmyard where kids can interact with farm animals such as Bapedi and Nguni Sheep.

Things to Do on a Johannesburg tour:

1. Explore South Africa's History at Constitution Hill: Learn about South Africa's freedom struggles by visiting Constitution Hill, a former military fort and prison. It houses the country’s Constitutional Court and a prison wherein many famous people such as Nelson Mandela, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Joe Slovo, Mahatma Gandhi, and Albertina Sisulu were jailed.

2. Explore Local Culture at Market Theatre: Learn about Johannesburg's cultural life by visiting the Market Theatre which houses four live theatre venues. You can witness dynamic art exhibitions and some of the finest theatrical performances here. The complex includes a photographic gallery, a bookshop, an art center, and restaurants as well.

3. Visit Sci-Bono Discovery Centre: Uncover the mysteries of the universe at the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, a well-organized science museum with almost 400 interesting exhibits. Scientific concepts are explained here with the help of interactive devices, gadgets, and mind-blowing experiments. You can enjoy the interactive exhibits, solve complex puzzles, and watch planetarium shows here too.

4. Have a look at the Gandhi Square Precinct: Book the Johannesburg holiday packages to explore the Gandhi Square Precinct which is a vibrant urban space surrounded by restaurants, cafes, and street shops. You can witness a bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi here, and then head to the Carlton Center which is home to the city’s largest malls.

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Johannesburg Tour faqs

How much does a Johannesburg trip cost from India?

A Johannesburg trip can cost you around INR 30,000 to 1,00,000, per person, depending on the duration of the tour, the type of accommodation you select, and the activities you undertake. If you want to have a budget-friendly trip you should visit Johannesburg during the low season.

Is a visa required to go to Johannesburg?

Yes, you need a travel visa to enter Johannesburg. The processing time of a South African visa is 5 - 7 business days, however, it can take longer also due to unforeseen circumstances. So you’re advised to apply for the visa well in advance, possibly as soon as you book your best suited Johannesburg tour packages.

What are the visa fees for Indians?

The South African tourist visa fees are approximately INR 2,020 and it is valid for up to 90 days from the date of issue. You can check with the embassy for up to date information on the visa fees. 

What currency is being used in Johannesburg?

The South African Rand, simply known as Rand is used in Johannesburg. It is South Africa’s official currency which is denoted as ZAR, and is represented by ‘R’. The Rand has been derived from the word "Witwatersrand," referring to the "White Waters Ridge" upon which Johannesburg is built. 

How many days are enough to visit Johannesburg?

Around 2-3 days are enough to visit the main attractions of the city and explore its vibrant neighbourhoods. The city is packed with tons of enthralling attractions and cultural landmarks, so you may need to spend even more time if you want to have an in-depth tour of the city. You can book Johannesburg tour packages from Thrillophilia to experience the best that the city has to offer, as per your convenience.

How expensive is Johannesburg to visit?

You can have a budget-friendly tour of Johannesburg if you plan in advance. On average, you’ll have to spend around INR 60,000 to INR 1,50,000, per person. This cost is inclusive of local transportation, guided sightseeing, and comfortable accommodations. You can have an even more affordable trip by staying in pocket-friendly hotels and using local transport rather than a cab. Alternatively, you can simply book our affordable Johannesburg tour packages and travel with ease in a hassle-free manner.

What should I pack for a Johannesburg tour?

For the Johannesburg tour, you should pack all the important documents like your visa, passport, flight ticket, vaccination certificates. Pack your clothes according to the season of your visit, and consider carrying local currency in cash for making small purchases. You should also pack your medicines, breathable clothes, first aid kit, umbrella, toiletries bag, daypack, sturdy sandals, sunscreen, and camera.

What is Johannesburg Famous For?

Johannesburg is known to be the global centre for gold mining. It houses some of the most intriguing museums and historical sites that give an insight into South Africa’s rich history. Johannesburg also has a museum dedicated to Nelson Mandela where you can learn about his life through the exhibits and paintings. It has a creative quarter known as the Maboneng Precinct where you can enjoy shopping and high-end dining with Thrillophilia’s Johannesburg holiday packages. 

Is 3 days enough to explore Johannesburg?

3 days are enough to explore Johannesburg if you want to just visit the main attractions of the city. By booking our 3-day Johannesburg trip Packages you can cover popular attractions like the Gold Reef City Theme Park, The Apartheid Museum, Mandela’s House, Market Theatre, and Johannesburg Zoo. You can also indulge in activities like taking safaris, hiking, ziplining, and bungee jumping.

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