Soweto Towers

Soweto Towers is an affordable tourist attraction in South Africa. The towers were part of Orlando Power Station, which was a coal-fired power station in Soweto, a very large township based in the Southern part of Johannesburg, South Africa.

Soweto and Bungee Jumping

The power station was active for more than 50 years. However, In 2008 the towers of the power station were completely transformed into a tourist attraction, with fun activities for thrill-seekers and adrenaline junkies.

The activities offered within the 33-story of the towers are:

  • Tower climb which is R60 per person
  • 360-degree view of all of Soweto township at the top of the Tower which is R80
  • SCAD freefall is R450 per person
  • A 100-meter bungee – R690 per person

More Details about Soweto Towers

Soweto Towers - The Two Orlando Cooling Towers
A bottom-up view of the two branded towers, with bungee jumping equipment in the middle.


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