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Nasrec Tourism Information

Quick Facts: Nasrec

  • Located 15 minutes from the city centre
  • Home to Africa's largest stadium and the Johannesburg Expo Centre

Distance to Airport: 36 km

Distance to City: 5 km

Introducing Nasrec

Nasrec is a suburb in Johannesburg. It is home to Africa's largest sports stadium, known as Soccer City. It was the main stadium for the FIFA Soccer World Cup in 2010. You'll also find Expo Centre Johannesburg here. Nasrec is the place where Nelson Mandela gave his first speech after his release from prison.

Attractions nearby Nasrec include the amusement park known as Gold Reef City, the Apartheid Museum, the Lyric Theatre and the Globe Theatre.