Things to Do in Sandton

Sites worth visiting

  • Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia (former HQ of ANC leadership). Interactive Museum.
  • Apartheid Museum
  • Constitution Hill
  • Hartbeespoort Dam
  • Johannesburg Botanical Gardens
  • Lesedi Cultural Village
  • Soweto Tours
  • Sterkfontein Caves
  • The Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site
  • The Elephant Sanctuary
  • The Johannesburg Zoo
  • The Lion Park
  • The Military Museum
  • The Planetarium
  • The Rhino Park
  • Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens

Conference Centres
  • Gallagher Estate - Midrand
  • Sandton Convention Centre

Shopping Malls
  • Rivonia Shopping Malls - ATM's, banks, travel agents, gyms, beauty salons, hairdressers, coffee shops, restaurants, craft shop, Clicks chemist, Woolworths, Checkers supermarket, clothing boutiques & shoe shops. (Within walking distance of Rivonia B&B).
  • Mall of Africa
  • Sandton City Shopping Mall
  • Nelson Mandela Square
  • Fourways Mall
  • Woodmead Retail Park
  • Nicolway Mall - Bryanston
  • Design Quarter - Fourways

What's On

  • Hop-On/Hop-Off City sightseeing bus
  • Walking tours of Johannesburg
  • Montecasino
  • Soweto by day or night
  • Bryanston Organic Market
  • Museums and galleries
  • The Cheetah park
  • The Lion and Rhino park
  • Cullinan Diamond Mine
  • Lesedi Cultural village
  • Cradle of Humankind
  • Sun City
  • Pilanesberg game Reserve (see "The Big Five")
  • Magaliesberg
  • Voortrekker Monument
  • Hartbeespoort Dam and DeWildt Cheetah Reserve

Movie theatres
  • Sandton City
  • Monte Casino
  • Fourways Mall

Theatre
  • Theatre on the Square - Sandton Square
  • Barnyard Theatre - Rivonia
  • The Teatro at Montecasino
  • Pieter Toerien Theatre & Studio - Montecasino
  • Theatre on the Track - Kyalami - Midrand
  • Johannesburg City Theatre - Braamfontein

Adventure activities
  • Balloon flights - Bill Harrop
  • Hartbeespoort Dam - funicular rail
  • Vaaldam - Watersport & Houseboats
  • Gold Reef City - Africa's Greatest Theme Park