Enjoy Free Tours by Foot | 365 DAYS A YEAR | All tours start and end outside Johannesburg Park Station on the Wolmarans Street side where you have Gautrain Park Station | Look out for our GREEN UMBRELLAS |

No booking needed – we will be there | All tours work on tips alone

Welcome To Joburg Free Walking Tours
All tours run on tips alone!

Our Free Walking Tours in Johannesburg inner city run 365 days a year – rain or shine. Our Joburg by foot walking tours run on a tips only basis and you don’t need to book – simply show up and we will sign you up on the spot. All tours start and end outside Johannesburg Park Station on the Wolmarans Street side where you have Gautrain Park Station. To find Joburg Free Walking Tours simply go there before tour start and look out for our Green Umbrellas

Tour Starting Times Duration
City Center Tour 10.30am   1pm 1 hr 45 mins
Braamfontein Tour 3.30pm 1 hr 30 mins

City Center Tour

Twice a day from Johannesburg Park Station on the Wolmarans Street side

Starts at   10.30am   1 pm

Duration 1 hr 45 mins

Come join a tour of Johannesburg city centre where the ghost skyscrapers hover over an ocean of African traders and mini bus taxis. Walk downtown Joburg as we tell you the story of the different eras in time and show you historical landmarks, such as the Chancellor House where Mandela worked as a lawyer in his younger days, the Beautiful Victorian Style Post Office or the buzzing Diagonal Street where we might enjoy a corn on the cob or visit an old herbal shop. We will share some of our personal anecdotes from our lives in and around Joburg and we might even show you a sneaky old bar where you can enjoy a beer after the tour.

Experience the City Center of Joburg
Experience the sites of one of Joburgs trendiest suburbs, Bramfontein

Braamfontein Tour

Once a day from Johannesburg Park Station on the Wolmarans Street side

Starts at   3.30pm

Duration 1hr 30 mins

Come walk with us through this increasingly hip and happening area with its sleek cafes and bars, its rich cultural life and very colourful history. Hear the story of Braamfontein’s change over the last 10 - 20 years and see some of the popular results, such as a beach bar on a roof top or the very popular Saturday food market where thousands flock for a craft beer or a genuine butcher’s boerewors. We take you to the university campus hosting 30,000 students and famous for its disagreement with the apartheid regime. We also show you the characteristic Brutalist style Civic Centre and point out a few examples of street art as we pass it on the way. We might even tell you about what happened when one day 56 tonnes of Dynamite blew up at Braamfontein Train Station.

Phone: 073 919 3355 Int: +27 73 919 3355
Upon request we can arrange private tours. These can be tailored to suit your specific interests and time requirements. Simply complete the form below or contact us at joburgguides@gmail.com