What to do in Gauteng

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Gauteng Attractions

If you're ready to discover the best of Gauteng, sign up for a few of the top tours & day trips on offer, and have a friendly guide show you some of the most popular attractions. Offering free cancellations and no added fees, our {445 fun activities in Gauteng fun activities in Gauteng} are also worth browsing through.

What to do in Gauteng

Free Things to Do in Gauteng

Vacationing on a limited budget in Gauteng? Spend time instead of money on fabulous experiences.

AECI Dynamite Factory Museum - Speak to the friendly staff or curator and gain an insight into the special collections on display at this museum.

Gillooly's Farm - Make this your first choice if it's fun you're chasing during your getaway.

Nelson Mandela Square - If you're an admirer of modern architecture and design, add this attraction to your list of must-sees.

JSE - Well known among local residents, this place is worth a look.

Gillooly's Farm - If you take pleasure in hanging out in the garden, this attraction will appeal to your inner green thumb.

Things to Do in Gauteng with Kids

There's fun for the whole family wherever you wander in Gauteng. Here are some family friendly experiences to try together that are sure to make your break a blast:


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Gauteng on a sunny day?
What to do in Gauteng on a rainy day?
A Apartheid Museum Half-Day Tour is a fantastic indoor activity if the weather turns nasty.
What is Gauteng famous for?
Gold Reef City lives up to its reputation as an iconic sight you can’t miss.
What should I not miss in Gauteng?
If you want to experience the best of this destination, add these attractions to your schedule:

  • Montecasino
  • Sandton City Mall
  • Apartheid Museum
  • Lion Park

Are there cheap things to do in Gauteng?
You’ll find tons of tours and activities here that are just the thing if you’re traveling on a shoestring:

What can you do in Gauteng for free?
Your time in Gauteng needn’t break the bank with free things like these on offer:

  • Montecasino
  • Sandton City Mall
  • Bedford Centre Shopping Mall
  • Museum Africa

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