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Usizo Lwenkosi Soweto Tours

407 Orlando East Street, Soweto 1804, South Africa
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Authentic Soweto Experience

I have been on plenty of tours which just seemed rehearsed but Ntombi was different and definitely... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JohnSimmons
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Johannesburg
A must do while in joburg

The visit to the township of soweto is a must do while in joburg and south africa, and the best way... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Julianluna
,
Cork, Ireland
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“walking tour” (9 reviews)
“meeting point” (2 reviews)
“local taxi” (2 reviews)
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407 Orlando East Street, Soweto 1804, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been on plenty of tours which just seemed rehearsed but Ntombi was different and definitely made my tour. She is not the wealthy commercial tour operators that scripts the tour from start to end. She is a Soweto local that has a passion...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

The visit to the township of soweto is a must do while in joburg and south africa, and the best way to do it is with local people such as the guides of usizo tours. Totally recommend them, they are qualified, know a lot about...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great day with Ntombi in Soweto, and everything went smooth with booking, meeting point and time. Ntombi is a super guide who really knows Soweto. We absolutely recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Ntombi is an excellent guide and the tour organised by her is simply perfect! Spending a day in Soweto is a very interesting activity, especially including her explanations about their history. She is always respectful and flexible to adapt the tour to your needs and...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

An excellent tour, let me tell you all about it. We were asked to meet at Orlando East Police station, which on arrival we found to be a little uncomfortable as we had no idea who we were meeting and we were only 2(I have...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had an amazing time with out guide King, walking around Soweto. Usizo was easily able to accommodate our last minute booking only a couple days in advance and they were incredibly helpful in describing the benefits of the different options they could provide. We...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We had the tour with King who is magnificent. His knowledge was incredible and he is so kind and welcoming. This is the best tour of Soweto you can do. It's very safe where he takes you and he tells you the whole history. Just...More

Thank Londoner5555
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

We took a walking tour with our guide Lindela. He was great, very knowledgable and totally flexible when we changed the plan a little. He came to meet us at our guesthouse in Melville. Travelling on the public minibus network with him was an experience...More

Thank VennGang
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This was the best tour of a place I've taken for all time. King is extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and thorough. I was able to see all of soweto including some experiences I'd dreamed of taking (such as the local bus) that I wouldn't have known...More

Thank Jameliah S
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

I undertook this walking tour with my father. Our tour Guide King was excellent - a very welcoming and kind person! He made us feel relaxed and at home with his presence during the tour. His historical knowledge of Soweto and its areas was exceptional,...More

Thank Nathan A
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