2 days in Johannesburg & Sandton Itinerary

2 days in Johannesburg & Sandton Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Greater Johannesburg trip itinerary planner

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Johannesburg
— 1 day
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Rivonia
— 1 night
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Johannesburg

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City of Light

Founded when gold was discovered in the area in the late 19th century, Johannesburg quickly grew into a bustling metropolis, South Africa's largest city and the region's economic hub.
You've now added Fourways Farmers Market to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): examine the collection at Apartheid Museum, then look for gifts at Fourways Farmers Market, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Johannesburg. December in Johannesburg sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Rivonia.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Museums · Shopping · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Rivonia

— 1 night
Rivonia is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa in the Sandton area. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): try your luck at Montecasino, then have some family-friendly fun at Randburg Raceway Indoor Karting, and then don't miss a visit to Nelson Mandela Square.

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Rivonia is just a short distance from Johannesburg. Traveling from Johannesburg in December, expect nights in Rivonia to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Rivonia

Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

Sandton travel guide

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Landmarks · Casinos · Shopping Malls
Africa's Richest Square Mile
The upscale Johannesburg district of Sandton, a commercial hub of the city, remains best known for its massive shopping complex, Sandton City. Bank headquarters, opulent hotels, and fine dining joints dot the center of the prosperous area, while its suburbs boast leafy, quiet residential streets. Nelson Mandela Square serves as the center of all district activities, offering quick access to the abovementioned retail compound, theaters, and galleries. Other places to visit in Sandton include a plethora of popular bars and restaurants; the district can also be a good jump-off point for day trips across the region.