Map of Rivonia, Gauteng
Rivonia Map - Rivonia detail and street level map showing the landmarks of Rivonia. Rivonia is a suburb of Johannesburg in the Sandton area. Rivonia is one of the most affluent residential and business suburbs of Johannesburg, and regarded as the hub of start up IT companies. For additional information about Rivonia please visit Rivonia Information.
If you are interested in overnighting in the area, we can recommend some great hotels, guest houses and self catering establishments. Find them at Rivonia Accommodation. If you're only planning on driving through Rivonia, en-route to another destination, you may want to peruse our Rivonia Restaurants before you leave to see if you should plan a stop here for lunch or maybe just a coffee. Also check out Rivonia Things To Do to see if there are any activities for which you would consider stopping.
Featured Attractions in (or near) Rivonia
The Gautrain is an 80 kilometre mass rapid transit railway system, which is a long-winded way of saying that Johannesburg constructed a (really) fast train that cuts out all of the traffic to and from the airport, just in time for the Soccer World Cup of 2010. Its presence is estimated to cut 20% of the ... more information
The country club Johannesburg is one of Africa's finest golfing facilities, with two championship courses on a large piece of ground in the plush northern suburbs. The Woodmead Course opened in 1968 and Woodlands in 1992 and both are splendid 18 hole layouts with opinion... more information
The putting green and practice facility is a great addition to the course as they allow players to test themselves and up their confidence off the fairways. There is also a halfway house, with a bar and restaurant, where friends and colleagues can meet, relax and discuss their game... more information
Liliesleaf Farm, which lies in the midst of the leafy suburb of Rivonia, played a rather pivotal role in the history of South Africa. It was where a group of senior ANC were arrested during a police raid in 1963 for planning to overthrow the apartheid government. Nelson Mandela was already in prison ... more information