Cape Town

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Cape Peninsula

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The Cape Peninsula is heralded as the gateway to South Africa and beyond. Its beauty will put warmth in your heart and enrapture fond memories. The tour takes you to Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak, Cape Point and Cape of Good Hope, Simonstown, and Boulders Beach. A highlight of anyone visiting Cape Town.

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Embark on an unforgettable journey through the Cape Peninsula, where culture, nature, history, and scenery converge to create an extraordinary experience. This guided tour will take you on a captivating exploration of South Africa’s breathtaking landscapes and rich heritage.

Starting with Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak, you’ll be enchanted by the rugged coastline and majestic cliffs that frame the crystal-clear waters. The awe-inspiring views will leave an indelible impression on your soul, evoking a sense of tranquillity and wonder.

Continuing along the Cape Peninsula, you’ll reach Cape Point and the legendary Cape of Good Hope. These iconic landmarks are steeped in history, with tales of explorers and seafarers who ventured into the unknown. As you stand at the continent’s edge, overlooking the crashing waves, you’ll feel a profound connection to the past and a deep appreciation for the natural wonders surrounding you.

The journey then takes you to Simonstown, a charming coastal town known for its naval history and vibrant culture. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the stories of the past, exploring historical sites and interacting with the locals, whose warmth and hospitality are bound to leave a lasting impression.

Finally, you’ll visit Boulders Beach, a haven for endangered African penguins. This pristine stretch of shoreline provides a unique opportunity to observe these adorable creatures in their natural habitat. The juxtaposition of penguins and stunning scenery creates an unforgettable experience where nature’s beauty and wildlife conservation intersect.

The Cape Peninsula tour is a must-do for anyone visiting Cape Town. It seamlessly blends culture, nature, history, and scenery, offering an immersive and diverse experience that will leave you with cherished memories. Get ready to be captivated by the wonders of the Cape Peninsula and embark on a journey that will touch your heart and ignite your sense of adventure.

INCLUDED:
Tour includes entrance fee to Boulders beach, Cape Point, transport and a certified tourist guide who specializes in wine, culture, history and nature and shares our passion for our country’s heritage.

EXCLUDED: 
Lunch and use of the Flying Dutchman Funicular (Cape Point) for guests own account.

DEPARTURE TIME:
09h00

DURATION:
Full Day

WHAT TO BRING:
Sun Protection and a Warm/Dry Top

COST:

  • 1 guest – R5200 per person
  • 2 guests – R3250 per person
  • 3-4 guests – R2700 per person
  • 5-7 guests – R2250 per person
    *Prices subject to change without notice

All our tours are private.

EXAMPLE ITINERARY

  • 9:00 pick up from guest accommodation (Cape Town)

  • Drive via Simons Town to Boulders Beach where guests are able to visit the Boulders Beach Penguin colony, home to the African ‘Jackass’ penguin.

  • Visit Cape Point Nature Reserve, Cape of Good Hope.

  • Lunch at Cape Points Two Oceans restaurant with the best ocean views that stretch far across the horizon.

  • Scenic drive along Chapmans Peak (if open), one of the World’s most beautiful coastal drives between Cape Point and Hout Bay

  • 17:00 Guests return to accommodation

Winelands

Experience

This experience will take you into the heart of wine country. Explore different terroirs and the countryside and learn how wine is made and enjoyed with an expert wine guide. This tour is tailor-made to your interests. The region boasts panoramic mountain scenery, fields of vines, and historic villages. Stellenbosch is the second oldest town in South Africa, Franschhoek is our gourmet capital, and Paarl is the gateway to the historically pioneered territory.

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Embark on an unforgettable wine tour that will transport you to the enchanting world of wine. This experience will immerse you in the heart of wine country, allowing you to discover the diverse terroirs and picturesque countryside that make this region so unique. Guided by an expert wine guide, you will delve into the fascinating winemaking process, from vine to glass, gaining a deeper understanding and appreciation for its art and science.

What sets this wine tour apart is its tailor-made approach, ensuring that your interests are considered. Whether you’re a seasoned wine enthusiast or a curious beginner, the itinerary will be customized to suit your preferences, allowing you to delve into the aspects of wine that intrigue you the most.

As you venture through this wine region, you’ll be captivated by the breathtaking beauty of the surroundings. The area boasts panoramic mountain scenery as a stunning backdrop to the lush fields of vines stretching as far as the eye can see. Along the way, you’ll also encounter charming historic villages with unique characters and stories.

Among the highlights of the tour are three standout destinations of your choice. Stellenbosch, the second oldest town in South Africa, offers a captivating blend of history, culture, and wine. Franschhoek, known as the gourmet capital, will tantalize your taste buds with its world-class cuisine and award-winning wines. Lastly, Paarl, the gateway to historically pioneered territory, provides a fascinating glimpse into the region’s winemaking heritage.

Whether seeking knowledge, relaxation or simply a delightful escapade into the world of wine, this tour promises an unforgettable journey through South Africa’s wine country. Prepare to indulge your senses and create cherished memories amidst the exquisite beauty and flavours that await you.

INCLUDED:
Tour includes all tastings fees, transport and a certified tourist guide who specialize in wine, culture, history and nature and share our passion for our country’s heritage.

EXCLUDED: 
Lunch for guests own account, should there be any specific dietary needs please be so kind as to make us aware of these.

DEPARTURE TIME:
09h00

DURATION:
Full Day

WHAT TO BRING:
Sun Protection and a Warm/Dry Top

COST:

  • 1 guest – R5300 per person
  • 2 guests – R3100 per person
  • 3-4 guests – R2400 per person
  • 5-7 guests – R2000 per person
    *Discount is included for groups of 6 or more
    *Prices subject to change without notice

All our tours are private.

EXAMPLE ITINERARY

  • 9:30 pick up from guests’ accommodation
  • Visit two of South Africa’s premium wine estates where guests will be guided through a formal wine tasting as well as the history of the vineyards.
  • Lunch at one of the finest restaurants in the Winelands. Guests will enjoy breath taking views along with an unforgettable dining experience.
  • Visit one final wine estate including either a wine pairing or cellar tour. Wine pairing options available include wine and chocolate, wine and nougat, wine and biltong, or wine and cheese.
  • 17:00 Guests return to accommodation.

Cape Town City

Experience

All the places of interest in downtown Cape Town.

Starting where it all began, we tour the Castle of Good Hope before taking a walk or driving to the company gardens, museums of your interest, historic buildings, and sights that will give you an understanding of South African history.

Cape Town City Centre is shrouded in history dating back to indigenous tribes and the Dutch and British settlers who all toiled for control over the city that started our country. Take a trip back in time to explore colonialism and its footprints, our troubled apartheid era, and, of course, the new and modern global city that is Cape Town.

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Embark on a fascinating guided tour that takes you through all the remarkable places of interest in downtown Cape Town. This journey begins at the iconic Castle of Good Hope, where the city’s history unfolded. As you explore this historical fortress, you’ll gain insights into its significance and the events that shaped Cape Town.

From there, you’ll have the option to either take a stroll or drive to the Company Gardens. This beautiful park offers a serene escape amidst the bustling city and serves as a gateway to various attractions. Immerse yourself in the splendour of nature while discovering museums that align with your interests. These museums showcase an array of topics, ranging from art and culture to science and natural history.

Continuing your exploration, you’ll encounter numerous historic buildings that testify to Cape Town’s rich heritage. As you admire their architectural beauty, you’ll delve into the stories and narratives of the diverse cultures that have influenced the city over the centuries.

Moreover, this tour provides a deeper understanding of South African history, shedding light on significant events and periods that have shaped the nation. You’ll gain insights into the struggles and impacts of colonialism, reflecting on the interactions between indigenous tribes, Dutch settlers, and British colonizers.

The tour also confronts the challenging era of apartheid, highlighting the city’s role in the fight for equality and its impact on its residents’ lives. This part of the journey encourages reflection on the problematic past and the progress made toward a more inclusive society.

Finally, as you explore downtown Cape Town, you’ll witness the city’s transformation into a vibrant and cosmopolitan hub. The tour showcases the modern face of Cape Town, highlighting its global influence, diverse communities, and contemporary attractions.

In summary, this guided tour of downtown Cape Town offers a comprehensive experience that takes you through the city’s historical, cultural, and modern aspects. From the Castle of Good Hope to the museums, historic buildings, and the stories of South Africa’s past, this journey explores Cape Town’s intriguing evolution.

INCLUDED:
Tour includes transport, table mountain tickets and a certified tourist guide who specializes in wine, culture, history and nature and shares our passion for our country’s heritage.

EXCLUDED: 
Lunch for guests own account, should there be any specific dietary needs please be so kind as to make us aware of these.

DEPARTURE TIME:
09h00

DURATION:
Half Day

WHAT TO BRING:
Comfortable walking shoes, Sun Protection, and a Warm/Dry Top

COST:

  • 1 guest – R4600 per person
  • 2 guests – R2800 per person
  • 3-4 guests – R2100 per person
  • 5-7 guests – R1750 per person
    *Prices subject to change without notice

All our tours are private and can therefore be tailored to guest’s interests.

EXAMPLE ITINERARY

  • 9:00 Pick up guests from accommodation

  • Start the day with an unforgettable trip up Table Mountain, one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature and part of a UNESCO World heritage site. Whether depending. (Closed for yearly maintenance 7 July – 26 July 2020)

  • Lunch stop. Preselected from one of the city’s culinary treasures.

  • Visit Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, one of the World’s greatest botanical gardens, against the slopes of Table Mountain.

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    Immerse yourself in the rich history of the city by visiting some of the local museums (Castle of Good Hope, District six Museum, Slave Lodge Museum, Jewish Museum, and South African National Gallery) as well as a walking tour of the city including the Companies Gardens, Green Market Square and City Hall.

  • 17:00 Guests return to accommodation

South African Township

Experience

Enjoy a walking tour of Cape Town’s oldest Township and experience the lives and culture of the Xhosa people of Cape Town. This tour is uplifting, inspirational, and culturally friendly, leaving you with fond memories of South African people.

This is a culturally sensitive and enriching experience. It is not a “Big Five – Game Drive” experience …. You will walk, talk, interact, and exchange stories.

You will explore some older migrant labour hostels, shacks and shanties, and the middle-class area. This is the new South Africa, and by seizing these opportunities by being a guest in our townships, you are contributing to our growth and development and responsible tourism.

Enjoy some of the arts and crafts on show by local artists and listen to the sound of African drums, and for a small fee, you can also play.

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Join us on a captivating walking tour through Cape Town’s oldest Township, where you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant lives and rich culture of the Xhosa people. Led by a knowledgeable local resident, this guided tour is designed to be uplifting, inspirational, and culturally friendly, ensuring you leave with cherished memories of the South African people.

This experience is a celebration of cultural sensitivity and enrichment. It differs from the typical “Big Five – Game Drive”, offering a more personal and interactive encounter. Throughout the tour, you can engage in meaningful conversations, share stories, and forge connections with the locals.

Embark on a journey to explore various facets of the township, including older migrant labour hostels, shacks, shanties, and the middle-class area. By embracing these unique opportunities and becoming a guest in our townships, you actively contribute to the growth and development of our community, fostering responsible tourism.

As you wander through the vibrant streets, you’ll have the chance to appreciate the talents of local artists through their arts and crafts on display. The rhythmic beats of African drums will fill the air, providing a captivating soundtrack to your experience. For a small fee, you can join in and play the drums, adding to the lively atmosphere.

Join us for a truly memorable and culturally immersive walking tour, where you can embrace the warmth and hospitality of the Xhosa people, gain insights into their lives, and create lasting connections.

INCLUDED:
Professional Guide, Pick Up and Drop off from your accommodation

EXCLUDED: 
Food & Drinks, Entrance Fees to Museums

DEPARTURE TIME:
09h00

DURATION:
Half Day

WHAT TO BRING:
Comfortable walking shoes, Sun Protection, and a Warm/Dry Top

COST:
R1200 per person (Minimum 2 people per booking)
*Prices subject to change without notice

EXAMPLE ITINERARY

  • 09:00 Pick up at your accommodation
  • 09:30 Visit district 6 museum (optional)
  • 10:00 Visit Langa township
  • 11:00 Walk the streets and learn about Apartheid and Xhosa culture
  • 11:30 Visit Langa museum
  • 12:00 Drumming, Pottery and Mosaic Displays
  • 13:00 Drop off at your accommodation

Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden

Nature Walk

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is acclaimed as one of the world’s great botanic gardens. Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain. Immerse yourself in the most diverse flower kingdom in the world. You will meander through mountain forests, fynbos, and alien plantations and learn about the importance of this natural heritage to South Africa and the world. On the way, your guide will share some knowledge and stories of the area’s history and get some photos of flowers, birds, and mammals if you are lucky.

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Join us on a fascinating guided tour of Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, an internationally renowned haven for nature enthusiasts. Nestled against the picturesque eastern slopes of Cape Town’s iconic Table Mountain, this extraordinary botanical garden offers an unforgettable experience.

As you embark on this tour, prepare to be enchanted by the sheer magnificence of Kirstenbosch’s surroundings. The garden’s location alone is an awe-inspiring sight, with its backdrop of towering mountains and lush landscapes. This exceptional setting sets the stage for exploring the world’s most diverse flower kingdom.

Your journey through Kirstenbosch will take you on a meandering path through various captivating environments. Traverse enchanting mountain forests, where the air is filled with the sweet scent of flora and the melody of bird songs. Experience the unique beauty of fynbos, a distinctive vegetation type found only in the Western Cape region of South Africa. And encounter intriguing alien plantations, showcasing the impact of introduced species on the local ecosystem.

Throughout the tour, your knowledgeable guide will be your companion, sharing fascinating insights about the significance of this natural heritage to South Africa and the world. Discover Kirstenbosch’s ecological importance and its vital role in conservation efforts. Learn about the diverse array of plant and animal species that call this garden their home, gaining a deeper appreciation for the interconnectedness of nature.

Keep your camera ready, as you may be fortunate enough to capture breathtaking images of the vibrant flowers, magnificent birds, and captivating mammals that inhabit Kirstenbosch. Your guide will gladly assist you in identifying and understanding the incredible biodiversity surrounding you.

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, where nature’s beauty converges with a rich history and a commitment to conservation. This guided tour promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you lasting memories of this extraordinary place.

INCLUDED:
Professional Guide, Pick Up and Drop off from your accommodation, Entrance to Kirstenbosch

EXCLUDED:
Food & Drinks

DEPARTURE TIME:
09h00

DURATION:
3-4 hours

WHAT TO BRING:
Comfortable walking shoes, Sun Protection, and a Warm/Dry Top

COST:
Single Guest – R1950
2 + Guests – R1200 per person
*Discount is included for groups of 6 or more
*Prices subject to change without notice

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