Attractions IN/AROUND OR Tambo International

Landmarks / Miscellaneous

East Rand Flea Market

Just outside Johannesburg in Boksburg, the East Rand Flea Market lies right next to the East Rand Mall, and as a result, is open just about all week, except for Mondays, to sell its wares to shoppers, who delight in the array of goods that range from ...


East Rand Mall

The popular East Rand Mall takes full advantage of the prime position of this area and offers a variety of restaurants, boutiques, chain stores and franchises to appeal to the tastes and needs of the full spectrum of shoppers. Being less than 10 ...

Miscellaneous / Popular Tourist Routes


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 ...

... and a little further afield

Golf Courses

Benoni Country Club

Benoni Golf Course and Country Club is located on Johannesburg’s East Rand and serves as a wonderful break from the city yet remains within the city. Though with five dams, a forest of trees, Springbok, Blesbok, Duiker and Steenbok you would be forgiven ...

Golf Courses

Benoni Lake Golf Club

One of the four large expanses of water that form a chain through this East Rand municipality is known as Middle Lake, and it is on the shores of this lake that the Benoni Lake golf course is found. A major road runs through the course, neatly separating ...

Golf Courses

Ebotse Golf and Country Estate

The excellence of top-notch golfing facilities can really be enjoyed at the Ebotse Golf and Country Estate in Benoni, Gauteng. This course was designed by some of the most respected course designers on the continent (Peter Matkovich and Mark Hayes). It ...

Birdlife or Wildlife Sanctuaries / Lakes / Dams


Elandsvlei lies in the popular birding area that stretches from the city's southern and eastern suburbs (Moreleta Park, Elarduspark, Wapadrand and Mamelodi) to Bapsfontein. The area is rolling grasslands, used mostly for ...

Golf Courses

ERPM Golf Course

The ERPM Golf course has bent grass greens and kikuyu fairways, and has a flat parkland layout. The long-time home of US Senior PGA star John Bland, this is a well-established course that was founded way back in 1914. The layout is flat but there are ...

Golf Courses

Germiston Country Club

18 holes, par-72. Rating 71, 6 523 metres. The course has kikuyu fairway and bent grass greens. The Germiston Lake comes into play on the par-three 15th and 17th holes. Well-manicured, the Germiston Golf course affords some challenging holes in a ...

Golf Courses

Glendower Golf Club

Conveniently located within 10 minutes of OR Tambo International Airport, Glendower Golf Course is a well designed 6770m course, situated against a tree-covered slope. The fairways are excellent, featuring numerous hazards and narrowing at the greens ...

Golf Courses

Glenvista Golf Club

The Glenvista golf course boasts 18 superb bent grass greens built to United States Golf Association standards. Five dams, four of which come into play on this course, and a perennial stream ensure that there is an abundance of water hazards on the ...

Nature Reserves

Grootvaly Wetland Reserve

Part of the only Ramsar site in Gauteng, Grootvaly Wetland Reserve lies off Welgedacht Road, just 4 km outside the Highveld town of Nigel. It is 350 hectares of high altitude wetland that extends along the Blesbokspruit, a small river that is a tributary ...

Golf Courses

Kempton Park Golf Club

The Kempton Park Golf Course is on the corner of Plein and Green Avenue in Spartan, Kempton Park. Ernie Els learnt to play golf at the Kempton Park parkland Golf course. Excellent clubhouse and 19th hole. Open Mondays. Visitors welcome everyday except ...

OR Tambo International as a destination

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Alberton, Bedfordview, Benoni, Boksburg, Brakpan, Edenvale, Germiston, Isando, Johannesburg Airport, Kempton Park, Linksfield, Modderfontein, Nigel, Springs, Vosloorus

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