Take a special history lesson on a 4-hour bicycle ride from Johannesburg to Soweto. It's a tour that takes you closer to the history and struggles of Soweto. Ride a bicycle accompanied by a local guide through one of South Africa's most famous townships for 4 hours. Travelers get to learn about the day-to-day life of the native people and the challenges they faced at the hands of the colonial masters, especially during the Apartheid era. Listen to stories of how black South Africans fought strongly against Apartheid. The students even began a movement during the Apartheid. There are many gory details and more about the history of the township. Observe major attractions such as Regina Mundi church, a squatter camp, and the house where Nelson Mandela once lived. Travelers also get to see a house that was inhabited by Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
During this tour, travelers are provided with a bike and helmet to keep them safe. It's a small group tour designed to offer a personalized experience. This tour can hold a maximum of 10 travelers. A minimum of 2 people is required for a complete booking. Child rates only apply when the payment is shared by two adults. Infant seats are available but must be requested beforehand. There is a local guide with extensive knowledge about the area. The guide will take travelers through the streets and feed them with stories as they go ahead.
At the end of the day, it wasn't just like any other tour out there. It was informative and filled with details about the South African people that you may never get to hear anywhere else. The tour was well worth its value for money and can be recommended for adventure lovers.
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