Many of Johannesburg - Gauteng’s attractions are near to Moroka, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Nelson Mandela Museum and the iconic Apartheid Museum. If you have time, don’t miss the Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial and the Gold Reef City Theme Park.
The Gold Reef City, certainly one of the country’s best known icons is only 9 miles (14 kilometers) away.
The area’s iconic Soccer City Stadium, Johannesburg is the home ground of the Springboks (South Africa National Rugby Union Team), the Kaizer Chiefs and the Bafana Bafana (South Africa National Football Team). Wrap yourself in green, yellow and white colors and cheer on Springboks (South Africa National Rugby Union Team) rugby union team in winter.
Those wanting to spend longer here, will find that there are a number of lovely room options in the local area. Among the more popular accommodation options in and around Moroka are the Protea Hotel Roodepoort and the Soweto Hotel & Conference Centre.