Soweto is located in Johannesburg, South Africa. The name Soweto was first used in 1963 to describe the groups of townships to the south west of Johannesburg and is an acronym for South Western Townships. The top local attractions are Hector Pieterson Museum and Nelson Mandela's House. Recommended hotels include Lebo's Soweto Backpackers and Vhavenda Hills Bed and Breakfast.

Soweto Hotels

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History museum
History museum
Rated 4.6 of 5
10823A Pooe Street, Orlando West, Soweto
+27 84 851 8681
11749 Mampuru Street, Orlando West, Soweto Gauteng
+27 82 213 1630
8027 Bacela Street, Orlando West, Johannesburg
+27 11 939 2850
648 Monyane Street, Dube, Soweto
+27 82 838 1886
08199 Makhetha Street, Soweto
+27 82 743 4558
7862 Pitsonyane Street, Soweto
+27 11 936 2604
Ngakane Street, Orlando West, Johannesburg
+27 11 936 8983
6991 Inhlwathi Street, Soweto
+27 11 051 9362
06944 Mampuru Street, Soweto
+27 11 982 2902
6963 Inhlwathi Street, Orlando West, Soweto
+27 11 936 9328
Choose the road less travelled. And remember that the best places to visit are not in the guide.

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Destinations nearby to Soweto include Meadowlands Zone 3, Dobsonville, Orlando West and Meadowlands. Landmarks in the area include Phomolong, Phefeni, Orlando and Mzimhlope.

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