Gauteng Tourist AttractionsSandton City Shopping Centre
Where? Banking Mall Atrium on 5th, Sandton City, Sandton, Johannesburg
How? Call +27 (0)11 217-6000
The scale and elegance of the Sandton City Shopping Centre is known the world over by dedicated shopaholics. It is situated within the richest square mile on the continent in Johannesburg, Gauteng. In addition, it is close to the OR Tambo International Airport and home to a Gautrain station.
Sandton has around 300 stores, which include international chains and market leaders like Louis Vuitton and Apple, coupled with local boutiques, speciality stores and an enormous variety of restaurants and coffee shops. These eateries range from quick-stop fast-food chains to first-class establishments that offer some of the finest styles and creations in the country.
There is no shortage of entertainment at Sandton City either, including a collection of 11 movie theatres showing the newest releases to hit the country. There are 3D movies to delight young and old alike. Just outside the centre itself is Nelson Mandela Square, complete with a massive bronze statue of the late former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, and a variety of restaurants.
Because it is situated in the epicentre of Sandton, this mall is close to the major routes and motorways of Johannesburg. It is also nearby to a range of tourist attractions, as well as important places like the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the Sandton Convention Centre