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Usizo Lwenkosi Soweto Tours


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407 Orlando East Street, Soweto 1804, South Africa
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A day well spent with Ntombi who showed us around at a gentle pace( it was very hot). She willingly answered our questions and shared information with us including about herself. She took us into one of the shacks where a family lived ( if...More

Thank MrPhil1973
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I was fortunate being the only person on tour, so it felt like I was walking around with a friend showing me his part of town. We went to tourist spots, but also saw how people lived. It was a great way to learn more...More

Thank ExplorerSylvia
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We began our walk in the Orlando township, one of the poorest areas in the city. Walking around the shacks seeing the poor conditions its residents were living in was quite shocking. While the neighborhood looked a bit intimidating at first, the residents were friendlier...More

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 19 June 2018

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

Thank JohnSimmons
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

Thank Julianluna
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.

Thank mnaom
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

Thank _lautxi_
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

3  Thank HappySue
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

Thank KristianWykes
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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