With a 3.2 million resident population, Johannesburg is a huge city having the largest economy of any metropolitan region within the Sub-Saharan Africa. One of the wealthiest provinces of South Africa, Johannesburg is also amongst one of the largest 40 metropolitan cities in the World. A large man-made urban forest, with over 6 million trees Johannesburg is one of the greenest cities on the planet Earth. Located within the eastern plateau area known as the Highveld, Johannesburg is situated at an elevation of 5,751 feet above mean sea level featuring a sub-tropical highland climate.
One of the most modern and prosperous South African city, Johannesburg skyline exhibits some of the tallest structures on the African continent. Closely linked with several satellite towns, Johannesburg cityscape encompasses numerous parks and gardens which are a part of the urban planning. Serving as a fine transit point with connecting flights to Durban, Cape Town and Kruger National Park, Johannesburg, offering plenty of touristic activities is very popular with the visitors.