11 Unusual Date Ideas to Try in Johannesburg
Impress your date in Johannesburg | © Kristina Litvjak/Unsplash
From cooking classes and stand-up comedy to roller skating and hot air balloon rides, opt for something out of the ordinary with one of these unusual date ideas to try in Johannesburg.
Explore the best of Johannesburg by taking a walking tour with Past Experiences. You’ll see everything from street art to historic buildings. Choose between the Joburg Inner City tours, Soweto tours, or archaeology tours, which will guide you to the outskirts of the city and towards the Cradle of Humankind.
Call +27 83 701 3046 for more information
Graffiti by Bias | Courtesy of Past Experiences
Sky Table, a platform suspended 5o meters (163 feet) in the air, can host 22 guests and is sure to be an unforgettable dining experience. Choose between a champagne breakfast, lunch or three-course dinner.
Go rock climbing
CityROCK Johannesburg is the biggest indoor climbing gym in Africa with 2000 square meter (21,500 square feet) of high wall climbing and much more. Whether you’re date is a beginner or an experienced climber, City ROCK boasts the best facilities to learn and explore. And, for those who want to center themselves before or after a climb, the studio also offers yoga classes.
CityROCK, 173 Republic Road, Fontainebleau, Randburg, Johannesburg, South Africa, +27 10 007 2732
From painting and drawing to working with pottery, there’s something for everyone. And for those who doubt their artistic flair, most of the studios offer classes perfect for beginners. Check out our list of top art classes to take in Johannesburg and book a session for your next date.
There are many art classes to attend in the city | ©Alice Achterhof/Unsplash
Situated just outside of Johannesburg in the Cradle of Humankind, Air to Air Africa offers hot air balloon rides over the open planes of the area surrounding Johannesburg. After the ride, once back on solid ground, guests are greeted with mimosas to celebrate the experience. From R1950 per person.
Call +27 84 602 3491 for more information
A hot air balloon ride is one of the most romantic ways to spend a morning | ©Laura Clugston/Unsplash