'Phaphama' is a Zulu word that means 'Awaken yourself'
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Make your journey a meaningful and safe experience

Do you need to travel in or around Johannesburg? Are you concerned about your personal safety, what transport to use and how to get to your destination?

Phaphama Initiatives is an NGO, based in Johannesburg, that has a track record of safely hosting visitors to South Africa since 1995. Our trained and professional guides are available to accompany you on your business or social trips, to ensure that you reach your destination in comfort and safety. Should you require translation, or have a meeting that needs to be conducted (or partly conducted) in one of our African languages, please let us know and your host will provide the added benefit of translation and/or interpretation.

Our guides will be happy to be driven by you in your transport, or will source reliable, fully accredited transport providers. We have a reputation for providing prompt, professional services in meeting clients and/or picking our clients up at a venue of their choice and travelling with them wherever they need to go.

By choosing Phaphama Initiatives as your service provider you are also supporting our peace work as an NGO in prisons, schools, townships and other disadvantaged communities.


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