Explore Braamfontein's Transformation: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1.7km
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Duration 30m
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Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore Braam's evolution with In-App Audio Tour
  • Feel the buzz at Joburg Theatre
  • Discover jazz at The Orbit
  • See Wits University's legacy
  • Taste artisan coffee at Doubleshot
Discover the dynamic evolution of Braamfontein on this self-guided audio tour designed for individuals drawn to urban explorations and cultural curiosities. You'll step into the shoes of a first-time visitor and unravel the tapestry of a Johannesburg district that has grown from humble beginnings into a bustling urban hub of creativity and heritage. Starting at the grandiose Joburg Theatre on Hoofd Road, the audio narrative guides you through the streets where office blocks now share the skyline with trendy coffee shops and co-working spaces. The route takes you past landmarks like Constitution Hill, through the greenery that surprises visitors in the 'concrete jungle,' and alongside the vibrant student life near Wits University. The journey concludes with the warm welcome of Doubleshot Coffee & Tea, marking the end of this fascinating exploration. Along the way, you'll encounter street art, hear diverse African accents, and sense the youthful energy of the night spots. Each step reveals another layer of Braamfontein's complex character, from its roots as a farm to its present-day standing as a symbol of urban renaissance. By the end, you'll carry with you the essence of the city's music, flavors, and the spirit of transformation that defines Braamfontein.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Braamfontein welcomes you to its hub
Foodie paradise

Attractions on the route

Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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