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nature walk

A day exploring Soshanguve township

nature walk

A day exploring Soshanguve township

Paused through 3rd of April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
5.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English
nature walk

A day exploring Soshanguve township

nature walk

A day exploring Soshanguve township

Paused through 3rd of April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
5.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Join us and: -We will park our cars safely at Soshanguve shopping mall basement parking with security -Then take a township taxi shares with locals, from soshanguve crossing mall (located in greater economic soshanguve) via TUT soshanguve to Batho plaza (located in less economic soshanguve). -Get to see how food is prepared at Dipitseng (informal street cooks) by Batho plaza these are are located next to taxi ranks and business centres in the township as well as outside of shopping malls, with the option to try out the food. We will specifically visit the one at Batho plaza. -Visit a shack home and experience what it would be like to stay in a house made of tin and get to interact with the family and learn what you can. -Explore a shack community and learn how the informal economy and social life in the township works. -Visit a sphatlo place, watch how sphatlos are prepared with an option to order and try the famous township treat or take it home . -Pass by to greet Irvin Mashele who is the famous guy who sells atchaar in a suit and maybe try out his famous atchaar. -Visit Percy Maimela (salt artist) and see his work. With the option of purchasing a self portrait from him.

Your host

Learn more about Karabo

Karabo

Karabo & Reitumetse are co-hosts and also engaged to be married, we grew up in Soshanguve and know every corner of it like the back of our hand, we have vast knowledge of the places to be, people to meet, food to try, activities to do and will be able to take tourists on a safe, fun and engaging tour that overflows with knowledge. Karabo has lived in Soshanguve half of his life and still frequently visits or lives there part time, while Reitumetse still lives here full time. If you are tired of city exploration and typical destinations, then an SA township life experience is for you.

What's included

Drinks
Bottled water will be provided

Where you'll be

Soshanguve Crossing Mall and taxi rank in Block L Soshanguve Batho Plaza In Block SS Soshanguve taxi rank Block R Soshanguve Soshanguve (dipitseng) Block R (Dance group) Block V Soshanguve (atchaar) Block BB Soshanguve (salt artist)

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

As we are heading into a township, please do not worry about robbery or Any other such occurrences as my team and I will make sure that you are secure at all times.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Karabo
A day exploring Soshanguve township
New experience
£35/person
New experience
£35/person