Originally built on the discovery of gold, Johannesburg, also known as Jozi or Joburg, is now a vibrant megacity with a population of almost 11 million people in the Greater Johannesburg area.

There are many attractions that Joburg has to offer, The Apartheid Museum, the Nelson Mandela Bridge, the Zoo Lake, Soweto, Hector Pieterson memorial, Gold Reef City and Emperor’s Palace. It’s also a great shopping city with many malls to explore with Sandton offering various designer outfits and clothes.

Gold Reef City is built around an authentic gold mine and has many historical attractions. They are also very popular amongst the young at heart to enjoy their wildest rides. Do not miss the underground tours of the mine where you get to explore the authentic miner experience.

Our top accommodation spots in Johannesburg

Davinci Hotel & Suites Nelson MandelaRead more
Located on Sandton’s prestigious Nelson Mandela Square, the DAVINCI Hotel & Suites offers guests all the luxuries and comforts they have come to expect from Legacy’s extraordinary portfolio of hotels and resorts.

AtholPlace Hotel & VillaRead more
A beautifully designed hotel & villa and an urban retreat that most of our guests and families describe as their “Jozi home”