10 Things to Do in Sandton That You Shouldn't Miss

Sandton is an affluent area situated within the Johannesburg Municipality, Gauteng, South Africa. It is well known for being the richest square mile in Africa. The name comes from the combination of two of its suburbs, Sandown and Bryanston. In 1969 Sandton was promulgated as a municipality in its own right, but lost its status as an independent town after the re-organisation of South African local governments.

1. Montecasino

Montecasino Boulevard | Cnr William Nicol / Witkoppen Roads, Sandton 2021, South Africa Fun & Games, Casinos & Gambling
Excellent
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Good
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4.5 based on 1645 reviews

Montecasino

Award-winning Montecasino - Gauteng’s number one entertainment destination - is ideally located in the heart of Fourways Johannesburg and is a spectacular 24-7 ‘World at Play’ development meticulously designed to replicate an authentic Tuscan Village. A casino, retail entertainment, corporate hospitality and events, three hotels on property and a luxury office park, it is perfectly packaged to offer the very best in stylish entertainment to deliver a unique and memorable experience. Visitors to Montecasino are immediately captivated by the Italian communal theming and vibrant social and entertainment buzz – an atmosphere that keeps them returning again and again. Catering for both the leisure and business markets through the broad range of facilities, entertainment activities, abundant parking and convenient location just off the main commuter routes; it is clear to see why Montecasino attracts over 9.3 million visitors annually. For more information go to our website or "like" us on Facebook.You would be hard pressed to find another location world-wide that churns the number of entertainment options as those found at Montecasino. From theatre productions to concerts, music and sporting festivals, gaming and casino promotions, world-class events, artists appearances and musicians – Montecasino has got it!

Reviewed By VeschiniM - Sandton, South AfricaSandton, South Africa

Movie night

Watched a movie in the Grand. Lovely movie theatre. Monte casino is always busy, maybe more so when the weather keeps everyone indoors. Parking lot is very busy and one can queue for a while.

2. Nelson Mandela Square

Fl 1st Medical Mews | Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
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4 based on 2638 reviews

Nelson Mandela Square

Reviewed By nldogbert - Eindhoven, The NetherlandsEindhoven, The Netherlands

Still a good place to visit

This square has been there for years, and they have still managed to keep it an interesting place to visit. There are numerous restaurants around the square and the Sandton public library. There is a fairly new shopping complex now adjoining the original

3. Sandton City Shopping Centre

Rivonia Road, Sandton Drive, Alice Lane, Fifth Street, West Street, Sandton 2196, South Africa Shopping, Shopping Malls
Excellent
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Satisfactory
8%
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4.5 based on 570 reviews

Sandton City Shopping Centre

Reviewed By Candice21 - Sandton, South AfricaSandton, South Africa

Convenience

With the new expansion wing and the upgrade the centre is truly quite fabulous. We have everything we need under one roof. I do think that the restaurants available all need a menu upgrade to include vegetarian, healthier food options and interesting plat

4. Monte casino bird park

1 Montecasino Boulevard | Magaliessig, Sandton 2191, South Africa Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Zoos & Aquariums
Excellent
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4.5 based on 584 reviews

Monte casino bird park

Reviewed By fynbosguestfarm1 - Wolseley, South AfricaWolseley, South Africa

Day outing

I had the Sunday to spend in Jhb. What a fantastic way to spend it. The bird park is really well maintained. The enclosures are clean and well structured. The birds look healthy. Great opportunities to interact with them. Lots of other species other than

5. Sandton Convention Centre

Maude Street Sandown 2196, Sandton 2146, South Africa Traveler Resources, Conference & Convention Centers
Excellent
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4.5 based on 313 reviews

Sandton Convention Centre

Located in the heart of Sandton’s business district, with over 22 000m² of convention, exhibition and special event space, 10 600 secure parking bays, conveniently located entertainment centres and over 30 hotels nearby, Sandton Convention Centre is Southern Africa’s most technologically advanced convention centre, offering purpose-built facilities to cater to your every need.

Reviewed By JosiaShilyomunnhu

A place that you will not go wrong...security wise; customer services; health&safety

A place that you will not go wrong...security wise; customer services; health & safety etc. It has enough space to accommodate many people.

6. Croc City Crocodile and Reptile Park

| Plot 59 Cnr. Cedar Road & R114 Nietgedacht 535, Sandton 2055, South Africa Nature & Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas
Excellent
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4.5 based on 100 reviews

Croc City Crocodile and Reptile Park

Reviewed By denisevdvyver - Centurion, South AfricaCenturion, South Africa

Fantastic outing!!

We visited Croc City for the first time today and we were very impressed. The facilities are beautifully kept and the staff are friendly. We watched a venomous snake show which we thoroughly enjoyed. The presenter was very knowledgeable! After the snake s

7. The Teatro

Montecasino Boulevard | Montecasino, Sandton 2067, South Africa Concerts & Shows, Theaters
Excellent
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4.5 based on 52 reviews

The Teatro

Reviewed By 603janetv - Bangkok, ThailandBangkok, Thailand

Magical

We went as a family to watch CINDERELLA ON ICE. We're regular visitors to this theatre and it's a favourite favourite outing. We get a glass of wine or a coffee and enjoy the experience.

8. Land Rover Experience Kyalami

Plot 7 Main Road | Lonehill, Sandton, South Africa Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities, Off-Road & ATV Trails
Excellent
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4.5 based on 6 reviews

Land Rover Experience Kyalami

Reviewed By oransome - Zurich, SwitzerlandZurich, Switzerland

Great courses, fun driving a Land Rover / Range Rover of your choice

We did a ½ day course. Lots of fun, well organised. Super for both those who own a Land Rover and want to test what it can do and for those who might be thinking of buying one or just want to try 4x4 driving. Hosts Steve & Terry are super friendly and hel

9. Sandton City Mall

2 Gwen Lane, Sandton 2196, South Africa Shopping, Shopping Malls
Excellent
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4.5 based on 6 reviews

Sandton City Mall

Reviewed By rschagrin - Delray Beach, FloridaDelray Beach, Florida

Very Good

What a complex. Very upscale stores and restaurants. The interior and corridors are amazing. Connected to the Nelson Mandela square.

10. The Bryanston Organic and Natural Market

Culross Road, Bryanston, Sandton, South Africa Shopping, Flea & Street Markets
Excellent
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4 based on 103 reviews

The Bryanston Organic and Natural Market

Reviewed By AviK131

The Bryanston Organic Community

The Bryanston Organic Community is sort of extending the "organic - pure" ethics to the customer service and sharing common ideas of fair trade, transparency and humanism that is felt by both the visitors and the traders. ORGANIC is pure , human friendly,

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