TRAVEL TO AFROPUNK
We have partnered with local hotels to offer special hotel rates to AFROPUNK Festival attendees.
IAMJoburg has exciting new tours and travel experiences for you to emerge yourself in! Make it a group or solo experience, regardless you’ll have a blast!
Jozi Coffee Cycle Tour
R450 // Flexible Reservations
On this tour it’s all about coffee and exploring Jozi. We start the tour in Maboneng at Home of The Bean coffee shop and we go through at least 4 coffee shops (Home of The Bean, Franklin, Cramers, Ornate, Goat and Craft Coffee) up to Newtown. We check out and appreciate the Jozi architecture, art and its people along the way.
Soweto Food Tour
Flexible Reservations // Market Pricing
Join our chefs and cook the traditional way – in potjies (cast iron pots) over fire. Make use of vegetables and herbs in our own and community garden together with fresh ingredients and exotic spices to learn how to stir up a chicken stew, vegetarian curry with the African starch pap and our famous chakalaka salad!
Cradle of Humankind Cycle Tour
R550 // Flexible Reservations
Highlights include Rhino and Lion Park, Kromdraai Gold Mine, Sterkfontein Caves and lunch surrounded by Giraffes and Bisons. If you’re lucky, you’ll even catch a glimpse of Lions and the White tiger across the road from the Cafe.
Art Me Jozi
R600 // Flexible Reservations
Get a taste for the Jozi art scene by visiting artists right in their workspace. Explore various neighborhood as you stroll through studios at Ellipark, Victoria Yards, Superblur Art and more! Finish off the day with a light lunch at AGOG Gallery.
We’ve partnered with Tastemakers Africa to deliver you authentic and cultural experiences straight from Johannesburg.
Sanza's Pan Afrikan Plate
$45 // Host: Sanza Sandile // Category: Food // Dec. 12 – Jan. 11 2020
A culinary journal fusing vegan vibes with traditional food from every corner of the continent.
Inside Ndebele: A Day Trip to a Culture of the Arts
$140 // Host: Nkgabiseng Motau // Category: Culture // Saturdays, Dec. 14 – Jan. 18, 2020
Learn and explore the insides of traditional Ndebele houses.
Jozi Street Style Tour: The Hair Edition
$70 // Host: Coco Reinarhz // Category: Food // Fri. – Sun., Dec. 13 -Jan. 31 2020
Chef Coco will take you on a tour of Africa through his dishes and tell you stories of his travel experiences.
Studio Visit & Workshop with Award-Winning Artist
$50 // Host: Zwelethu Machepha // Category: Culture // Saturdays, Dec. 14 – Jan. 25, 2020
Visit the studio of one Johannesburg’s most innovative, creative, and emerging artists! Includes printed t-shirt with design (from artist) of your choice.
Houdini In The Hood
$104 // Host: Thato // Category: Culture // Thursdays, Dec. 12 – Jan. 30, 2020
Join Thato in expoloring Joburg’s most notorius townships. Includes a Caravelle tour.
Braai Like a Pro with Mynie Stevens
$65 // Host: Mynie Stevens // Category: Food // Dec. 12 – Jan. 11, 2020
Learn how to braai (BBQ) in Mynie’s backyard! Includes a 7-course braai tasting menu.
Music Workshop & Jam Session with African Rhythm
$66 // Hosted by: African Rhythm // Category: Culture // Fridays & Saturdays, Dec. 12 -Jan. 11, 2020
Join 9-piece band “African Rhythm” for an afternoon of music. Learn how to play some of the instruments and an exclusive performance by the group.
Hike & Write on the Outskirts of Joburg With An Acclaimed Poet
$50 // Hosted by: Siza // Category: Culture // Saturdays; Dec. 14 – Jan. 25 2020
Join Siza on a hike to get your creative juices flowing. Short hike up a mountain and a waterfall.
Cycle Under The Stars Through Maboneng & Braamfontein
$50 // Hosted by: Senzo // Category: Culture // Dec. 12 – Dec 31 ; Thursdays, Jan. 2 -Feb. 27, 2020
Explore the city by night on two wheels, and get a different feel for the vibe of the city. Includes bike ride, bike, bottle of water.
Musical Jozi: The Best Live Music Spots With Thando
$70 // Hosted by Thando // Category: Culture // Fridays, Dec. 13 – Jan. 31, 2020
Join Thando on a tour of Joburg’s vibrant music scene. Live music tour, wine and beer.
History, Music, and Magwinya: The Alexandra Township
$45 // Hosted by: Mamo // Category: Culture // Thurs. – Sun., Dec. 12 – Jan. 5; Fri. – Sun., Jan. 10 – Feb. 29, 2020
Explore Alexandra Township and its rich history, including Nelson Mandela’s first Johannesburg home. Includes breakfast, lunch, market tour, Kings Theatre tour, Alexandra Heritage Museum tour, Mandela House, tavern drinks and jazz.
Monday Night Chef Club in Maboneng
$50 // Hosted by: Mpho // Category: Food // Mondays, Dec. 16 – Jan. 27, 2020
Wine and dine with chefs and engage in storytelling while they share their skills with you. Includes two-course dinner and wine.
Chef Coco's Pan-African Culinary Experience
$70 // Hosted by: Coco Reinarhz // Category: Food // Dec. 12 – Jan. 18, 2020
Chef Coco will take you on a tour of Africa through his dishes and tell you stories of his travel experiences. Includes a large collection of spirits and wines, and a meal.
AFROPUNK is proud to partner with CURIOCITY for experiences both before and after the Johannesburg Festival.
Pilanesberg National Park
R2.295 // Daily, 06:00-16:00 // Category: Safari
Take a day trip out to the nearby Pilanesberg National Park and you’ll see the Big 5 in their natural habitat.
R650 // Daily, 10:00-17:00
Join us as we explore Soccer City, Kliptown (one of Soweto’s oldest districts), the Hector Pieterson Museum, Vilikazi Street (where both Mandela and Tutu once lived), finishing off with a traditional lunch and a visit to the Apartheid Museum.
Maboneng & Inner-City Walking Tour
R350 // Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays, 10:00-14:00
Maboneng meaning “Place of Light” is home to several independent retail, restaurants and entertainment venues as well as loft apartments, offices, film and sound studios, a hotel, a hostel, a museum and creative factory spaces.
Picnics in the Sky
R350 // Sundays, 11:00-13:30
City lights, starry nights & a fine dining experience in a private penthouse in the heart of Maboneng! Join us for a night of urban exploration and dining with the best views in Joburg!