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Cape Point, Penguins and Wine Tasting Guided Day Tour from Cape Town

Focus on the scenery and your experience of Cape Point on this multi-stop tour with all transportation included. With a small group of just seven people or fewer, visit some of the highlights of the Cape Point area, including the Cape Peninsula, Camps Bay Beach, Hout Bay, Chapman's Peak Drive, the Cape of Good Hope, and the penguins at Boulders Beach. Instead of fussing over directions and navigation, simply sit back and enjoy the epic scenery as you travel on Boyes Drive, False Bay, and Shark Spotters lookout. The day's last stop is Constantia Valley for a wine tasting session to unwind before returning to Cape Town.
  • Duration: 9 hours
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  • Duration: 9 hours
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Private Cape Peninsula Tour & Cape of Good Hope Sightseeing, Penguins & Park Fee

Private tour just for you and your partyFlexibility to choose your start and finishing timeMost Entrance fees to major attractions are includedTour offered in French, English, Portuguese with no extra costTravel in luxury vehicle or mini bus air conditionedStop any where you want to stop and only visit the places that are appealing to youMobile vouchers are acceptedFlexibility to amend the itinerary to the one you wantSpend more time at penguinsAvoid big buses and long queuesYou can choose to be drop off anywhere including at the airport after the tourYou can change your tour to another day and date if the weather is adverse of for any unforeseen reason
  • Duration: 6 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Robben Island tour 08h00 pick up from hotel, with 1 Transfer only.

Tours to Robben Island typically sell out early every day. Ensure your visit by booking this early-morning guided tour that transfers you from your hotel to the Robben Island Gateway at the V&A Waterfront, and then onto the boat to the island.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Half-Day Lesedi Cultural Village Tour from Johannesburg

Learn about the different tribes of South Africa on this half-day tour to the Lesedi Cultural Village. Get a window in to the culture of tribes such as the Xhosa and the Zulu, as well as a chance to taste their cuisine. Round-trip hotel transportation included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Robben Island Ticket, Kirstenbosch & South African Wine Tasting Small Group Tour

This is a great choice for first-time visitors to Cape Town. Enjoy a comprehensive itinerary that showcases nature, wine, and stories of Nelson Mandela’s life. Avoid the hassle of figuring out public transport by having all transfers provided. Travel between attractions in a luxury minibus, and enjoy a ferry trip to Robben Island. Highlights include seeing Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, trying wine in Constantia, and seeing where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned on Robben Island.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Full-day Cape Point and Constantia Valley Winelands Private Tour from Cape Town

Get to the highlights of the Cape Peninsula during a private day tour from Cape Town. See gorgeous coastal sights along Chapman’s Peak Road, take in the stunning views from the Cape of Good Hope, watch the adorable resident African penguins on Boulders Beach, and enjoy samples of some of South Africa’s famous wines at Groot Constantia winery in the Constantia Valley. See it all with a private guide and driver.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day Cape Town Sightseeing Private Tour

Nobody knows their away around South Africa's Mother City better than a local. Luckily, this full-day private tour pairs you with a Cape Town-based guide who can show you the best sights and attractions to suit your interests. Wander among the intensely colorful homes of the city's Bo-Kaap neighborhood, take a walking tour of Colonial-era sights and museums, or embark on a tram ride (own expense) up to the top of Table Mountain for breathtaking panoramic views. You can even enjoy a  drive along Cape Town's spectacularly rugged coast.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Cape Point and Boulder's Beach Penguins Tour: Including Park fee

Visit a penguin colony at Boulder’s Beach and the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve all in one day during this tour, including round-trip transport from Cape Town. First, catch sight of the endangered African penguins on the beach, and then travel over to Cape Point in the nature reserve. Spend more than two hours at Cape Point, and keep an eye out for ostrich, antelope, and whales. You can also take part in an optional hike in the reserve if you choose.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Soweto & Apartheid Museum Tour

Immerse yourself in the tumultuous history of Soweto Township on this half-day tour from Johannesburg, which includes a visit to the Apartheid Museum. Learn about the historically black area and the struggles that occurred against apartheid there through your guide's insightful commentary as you travel; you'll learn a lot more on a guided tour than you would simply exploring on your own.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Half-Day Cullinan Diamond Mine Tour from Johannesburg or Pretoria

Visit one of the world’s most successful and celebrated mining sites, the Cullinan Diamond Mine. The mine has been the source of several important diamonds throughout history, but is most famous for the Cullinan Diamond, which was cut into the the two biggest pieces in the British Crown Jewels. Choose a surface tour, or go underground for the full experience.
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
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Cape Agulhas Tour

Cape Agulhas if you are visiting South Africa, should be on your list of the things to do.This is where the Atlantic Ocean and Indian Ocean meet, and from the lighthouse, you get a picturesque view of the the two Oceans.To complement the marker for the meeting of the Indian and Atlantic Oceans the park service has installed a huge topographical map of the African continent. It is amazing to walk around it and recognize the mountain ranges, river basins and other geographic features. Puts many things in perspective seeing it all laid out in front of you! In addition new walkways have been installed to add to visitors enjoyment of this beautiful area. If they are lots of people you will have to stand in line to get a picture at the marker. This place is by far one of the most beautiful places in the World.Highlights Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa, Cape Agulhas LighthouseElimGansbaaiStanfordHermanus :Southern Right whales (seasonal)Clarence Drive Sir Lowrys Pass
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Full Day Soweto and Apartheid Museum Tour

Get a comprehensive tour of Soweto, including the Apartheid Museum, on this full-day excursion from Johannesburg. You'll check off all the important sights, including the Oppenheimer Tower, Vilakazi Street, the Hector Pieterson Memorial, and Nelson Mandela's house while listening to in-depth commentary. The day's final stop is the Apartheid Museum for a 2-hour tour.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Cape Town , Private Tour: Table Mountain Cable Car & Cape Peninsula Penguins

Pick up and drop off at accommodation (Cape Town & surrounds). Private tour guide/driver. Private luxury vehicle and Fuel. Entrance fees to Table Mountain; Chapman’s Peak drive; Boulders Penguins colony and Cape of Good Hope nature reserve.Cape Point private tour including the colourful houses in the Bo Kaap, cable car ride up and down Table Mountain, scenic drive along Chapman’s Peak and a visit to Boulder’s Penguins colony from Cape Town. This tour includes entrance fees to places of interest as per the itinerary.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day Battle of Isandlwana Battlefields Tour from Durban

Visit the Isandlwana Battlefields, where South African and British Colonial history was made in a major battle, on this full-day tour from Durban. With an historian guide to lead you, you'll learn about the great battle between the Zulu warriors and British troops in 1879. Stop at Rorke's Drift to visit the museum, as well as Buffalo River for lunch and refreshments. Entrance fees and round-trip transportation included.
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 14 hours
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Full-day Cape Peninsula and Boulders Beach Penguins Private Tour from Cape Town

Spend a day exploring the stunning Cape Peninsula with this private 1-day tour from Cape Town, including the Boulders Beach penguin colony. Enjoy a personalized and flexible itinerary, tailored to your group. Visit Hout Bay or check out the seals on Duiker Island. See the Cape of Good Hope and the African penguins at Boulders Beach.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Durban City Tour & PheZulu Cultural Village Day tour From Durban

Tour the coastal city of Durban and explore the Valley of a 1000 Hills on a informative day trip through greater KwaZulu-Natal. Begin with a visit to some of this busy port city's main highlights, including the bustling Victoria Street Market, the KwaMuhle Apartheid Museum and the Southern Hemisphere's largest mosque. Stroll among orchids and cycads in the Durban Botanic Gardens and see the country's oldest temple complex in the country. Then go outside the city to experience Zulu culture, including a traditional Zulu dance performance.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Traditional Tribal Village Tour

Immerse yourself in South African culture and discover the rich history, heritage, and traditions of the Zulu, Xhosa, Pedi, Besotho and Ndeble tribes. Accompanied by a Zulu guide, visit a traditional tribal village, learn about the everyday life and customs of the different tribes, tuck into delicious regional cuisines, and experience a fun tribal drumming and dancing session.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Cape Of Good Hope and Cape Point Private Tour Including Penguin Boulders Beach

The Cape Peninsula Tour is a must-do/must see when staying in the beautiful Mother City of Cape Town. From enjoying the most scenic drives of Cape Town and stopping at local hotspots to encountering wildlife where the two ocean currents meet and having a close encounter with the infamous African Penguin. This trip is all that and more.Private Tour so you do it at your own pace, with preferred/special request stops along the way. Your wish is our guides command!
  • Duration: 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Robben Island tour 10h00 pick up from hotel, with 1 transfer from hotel

1 Transfer included from Cape Town City Centre hotels or Sea Point & Camps Bay hotels1 Robben Island Ticket included per person* Transfer to the Nelson Mandela Gateway by a qualified guide* Watch a short moving story on big screen told by ex prisoners at the Robben Island Gateway * Guide escort to the boat to Robben Island (Return Round Trip to Robben Island)(reminder there is a long queue whilst waiting to board the boat) Guide will be with you until boat depart to the Island * Boat docks at Robben Island then Island guide escort guests to the bus for a tour around the Island * Visit some famous prisoner cells including Nelson Mandela's cell * Time to listen to ex prisoner sharing stories of time in prison during apartheid era* Boat trip back to Mainland * Stay at waterfront for a meal *own account* or explore waterfront area
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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PACIFIC & INDIAN OCEAN MEETING PRIVATE TOUR

Get personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this private tour of the Overberg region. Your guide will customize the tour and stops to your interests, which can include shipwrecks, whale watching, and visiting the meeting point of the Indian and Pacific Oceans.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Soweto and Apartheid Museum Day Tour

Soweto is one of the most famous townships in Johannesburg and the site of many significant events during the apartheid era. On this tour, discover the township’s troubled history and rich cultural heritage as you stroll down Vilikazi Street, learn about the Youth Uprising in 1976 at the Hector Pieterson Museum, and visit the Nelson Mandela House Museum. Then, find out more about South Africa’s harrowing history at the Apartheid Museum.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Best of Cape Town Private Tour: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Want to see the best of Cape Town? How about some hidden gems? It’s all possible on this private tour! Join your favorite local and discover the city center and its unique districts. See the real side of Cape Town, from the historical District 6 to colorful Bo-Kaap, all the way to the harbor.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Soweto Tour 5 hours approximately from Johannesburg or Pretoria.

Explore South Africa's most famous township with this half-day tour of Soweto from Johannesburg. Join a knowledgeable local guide, born and raised in Soweto, for this unforgettable experience. Get personal insights into the culture of the township and learn about Soweto's vibrant modern personality.Highlights5-hour tour of Soweto from JohannesburgVisit this famous township with a guide who was born and raised thereSee the former homes of Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond TutuLearn about the 1976 Soweto UprisingMeet some of the residents of a Soweto shanty town
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Durban City Tour (Half Day)

This tour includes a variety of stops and gives tourists a chance to see Durban and learn about the people and its history.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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