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Johannesburg Centre City Centre Guide: Spend Less, Do More

Welcome To Johannesburg City Centre

Johannesburg is also called Jo’burg, Jozi and Egoli (or City of Gold) by the locals, and the rest of South Africa. It is the commercial hub of South Africa and is historically where fortunes are found and money made. It is an energetic and exciting destination.

Top 3 Attractions 

  • The Nelson Mandela Square is a very popular area, with its notable statue of the iconic Nelson Mandela doing his jig. 
  • The Lesedi Cultural Village and African Lodge lets visitors experience the fascinating traditions and cultures of Africa’s people. It is situated within the Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site.
  • The Wanderers Cricket Stadium is the foremost cricket stadium found within South Africa. The seating capacity is 34,000 and it offers high quality facilities.

Where to Stay 

Cheap hotels in Johannesburg City can be found in Johannesburg central, while guesthouses and hotels in the district of Parktown offer homely accommodation with lovely surroundings. These are well placed for exploring the city.

Local Attraction 

Johannesburg Zoo is highly respected and internationally accredited for maintaining high standards of animal welfare, and ethical and nutritional conduct for ensuring the psychological and physical wellbeing of all the animals that live there. In 1904, the zoo opened with ten animals. Today, there are more than 365 species of animal that include endangered species. The plants and gardens recreate the animals’ natural habitats. There are also herb, rose and medicinal historical and indigenous gardens.

Your Cheaperthanhotels Team

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