Maboneng Precinct, Johannesburg

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Explore the streets of Maboneng Precinct, an up-and-coming Johannesburg neighborhood, transformed from a declining, crime-ridden zone into a flourishing hub of arts, culture, and culinary experiences. Creative developments have turned the urban precinct's run-down warehouses into art galleries, chic restaurants, and residential and studio spaces, inspiring the rise of tourism and entrepreneurship in the local community. On a stroll through the radiant neighborhood, you can browse trendy boutiques, choose from a variety of bars and restaurants, and take in the vibrant inner-city atmosphere. Using our custom trip planner, Johannesburg attractions like Maboneng Precinct can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • the food, with a local taste was a surprise and the atmosphere -great, interesting people and safe for everybody  more »
  • We spent a day walking through the Maboneng Precinct, with its many shops filled with fabulous works of art and artistry. We bought fabulous beaded necklaces and found an excellent book shop! The atmo...  more »
  • A hip place for the young at heart with multiple things to do and see and a great flavour of Johannesburg in a once delapidated and now thriving part of central Johannesburg  more »
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