Established in 1886, Johannesburg, known as the place of gold, is the biggest city in South Africa and is the capital of Gauteng and the 50 largest urban areas in the world. Located in the mineral-rich Witwatersrand range of hills, the city is the center for trading of gold and diamond and is the economic and financial hub of south Africa.
Johannesburg is a fabulous city with exciting views, Victorian buildings, dazzling places of northern rural areas. Johannesburg is home to some of the tallest structures of Africa and the tallest skyline on the continent. Johannesburg is the most populous city in south Africa with diverse culture and fascinating history. There are many museums and cultural institutions in Johannesburg, and it is a major sporting centre in South Africa. Johannesburg is not only a holiday destination but also a transit point for connecting flights to Durban, Cape Town and Kruger National Park. That is the reason, most of the visitors coming to South Africa visit Johannesburg once at least. This has encouraged the development of more attractive spots for tourists.Johannesburg is one of the greenest cities in the world.
Johannesburg experiences sunny summers and cold winters, due to high elevation the temperature remains mild.