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Private Sightseeing Tours

Private Tour: Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point from Cape Town

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Take a leisurely exploration of the amazing scenery and fascinating wildlife of the Cape Peninsula on this flexible-length private tour. Travel by private vehicle, complete with on-board refreshments and Wi-Fi, as you call the shots on what to see and do. Among the potential sights you might pick are a wine tasting at Cape Point Vineyards, a visit to the penguins of Boulders Beach, or a visit to the beautiful Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. A private guide, private vehicle, and round-trip hotel transport are covered.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
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Day Trips

Scheduled tour: Table Mountain, Penguins & Cape Point from Cape Town-Shared Tour

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Save time, avoid crowds, and see the highlights of the Cape Town area in a single day on this small-group tour. Admire the colorful houses of Bo Kaap, ride a cable car ride up and down Table Mountain, embark on scenic drive along Chapman's Peak, and visit the penguin colony of Boulder's Beach.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Safaris

Aquila Game Reserve Wildlife Safari from Cape Town

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Spend a full day at the Aquila Game Reserve, the closest one to Cape Town, on this safari tour. Get excited to see the ‘Big Five’ game animals and endangered species such as the ‘Aquila’ Black Eagle on this worry-free trip, which includes pickup at your Cape Town city center hotel. This is one of the easiest safari tours near Cape Town, on a private game reserve in a malaria-free area.
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  • 9 hours
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  • 9 hours
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Day Trips

Cape Point and Boulder's Beach Penguins Tour: Including Park fee

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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 ample time 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.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

Full-day Winelands Explore Private Tour of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl

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Skip the crowded group tours and enjoy a more personalized experience of some of South Africa’s best wineries on a private tour of the Cape Winelands. Visit four wineries in Paarl, Stellenbosch, and Franschhoek to sample their wines—as well as cheese and chocolate—and learn about how the combination of climate, soil, and grape varietals create the unique wines for which South Africa is known.
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  • 8 hours
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Half day safari from johannesburg

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A half day safari is the perfect tour option for travelles with limited time and love wild animals, nature and the outdoors. Our tour includes a pick up from any place within the Johannesburg and Pretoria area. Our 3 hour safari is hosted by our qualified nature guide who will show you an abundance of wild animals from lion, giraffe, cheetah, rhino, wildebeest and many other species indigenous to South Africa. The drive is only 1 hour from Johannesburg.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Balloon Rides

Hot Air Balloon Safari at Pilanesberg National Park

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Fly over the pristine wilderness of Pilanesberg National Park in a hot air balloon at sunrise on this tour from Sun City. This vantage point allows you to see things that ground tours might miss, including aerial views of Africa's "Bit Five" game. Listen to commentary from your guide to learn about the park as you fly, then touch down for a glass of sparkling wine and a full English breakfast in a private lodge to end your tour. National park fees and round-trip transportation from select hotels included.
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  • 5 hours
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  • 5 hours
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Day Trips

Cape Peninsula Tour from Cape Town

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Experience the scenic beauty and natural landscapes of South Africa’s Cape Peninsula on this full-day tour from Cape Town. Enjoy the convenience of guided visits, as well as the independence of solo sightseeing and learn about this dynamic region from your friendly, knowledgeable guide. You’ll see seals in Hout Bay (with optional Buiker Island boat trip) and have time to wander the shops. You can explore the Cape Point Nature Reserve at your leisure, and check out  playful families of African Penguins in Simon’s Town. Your return trip to Cape Town even includes a stop at the colorful Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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Cultural Tours

Table Mountain Ticket-Wine-Penguins & Cape of Good Hope Small Group Tour

This is a tour which will allow you to see some of Cape Town's highlights in one day with a highly qualified, registered tour guide who is trilingual (English, French and Portuguese). Skip the line to purchase Table Mountain Tickets as this tour comes with a pre-booked Table Mountain ticket for you. See and discover: Table Mountain; Seal Island; Taste Fine Wine; See Penguins and explore the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point. The Best Cape Town Sightseeing Tours in One Day. Small Group, Better Experience.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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Balloon Rides

Hot Air Balloon Flight In The Cape Winelands

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Get a brand new perspective on Cape Town and see sunrise over Table Mountain without the crowds (or waiting in line for the cable car) on this hot air balloon ride in the Cape winelands. Your experience includes pre-flight tea/coffee and post-flight sparkling wine and breakfast at a nearby bistro.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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Day Trips

Full-Day Cape Point & Cape Peninsula Sightseeing Tour from Cape Town

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Drive and hike around the Cape Peninsula during a full-day sightseeing tour with a focus on the region’s natural attractions and lots of fun options to choose at your own expense. Visit Boulders Beach, Cape Fur, and Cape Point Nature Reserve, and see a penguin colony as well as other wildlife. Private transportation and commentary from your guide ensure a comfortable and informative tour, making it ideal for first-time visitors.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 9 hours
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Day Trips

Pilanesberg National Park One Day Safari from Johannesburg

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Set out from Johannesburg to seek out Africa's 'Big Five' in Pilanesberg National Park. This tour includes both a morning and afternoon safari in either on open-top or closed vehicle, depending on your preference. Keep an eye out for various other wildlife, including cheetahs, giraffe, zebra and crocs as you go. Enjoy lunch next to one of the park's watering holes, where elephants, warthog, and blue wildebeest tend to gather. Then its back out across the park's rugged landscape on another unforgettable game drive.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

Full-Day Franschhoek Wine Tram Tour from Cape Town

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Explore the Franschhoek wine region on a hop-on hop-off tram tour, which allows you to explore the wineries that interest you at your leisure. Sit back and enjoy the scenery while you ride through vineyards dotting rolling hills; you're able to taste as much wine as you like without worrying about driving. Convenient pickup and drop-off at Cape Town hotels makes this an easy door-to-door option.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Day Trips

Table Mountain and Cape Town Half-Day Trip

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See the best of Cape Town including a trip to the top of Table Mountain and a minibus tour of the city’s highlights during this half-day tour. Survey the city from Table Mountain, ride the cable car back down (own expense), and then see Cape Town’s main sights from your minibus. See places such as the Diamond Works and the Malay Quarter on Signal Hill.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Balloon Rides

Early Morning Balloon Safari with Breakfast from Magaliesburg

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Take in aerial views of the Magaliesbergs and the Cradle of Humankind on this hot air balloon safari. Get the best possible perspective on this striking landscape without paying for the high price of an airplane or helicopter tour. Spend the hour-long flight sipping champagne and enjoying the high altitude breeze, snapping photos and listening to commentary from your guide before landing for an included breakfast.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours

Day Trips

Franschhoek and Stellenbosch Wine Tour from Cape Town

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Enjoy some of South Africa’s best wines without the worry of driving back to Cape Town. This of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch takes you to two different wineries for tastings of reds and whites, as well as a cheese pairing, and guided tours of the vineyards and cellars. On the way, you'll also stop at Bloubergstrand Beach for views of Table Mountain.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Safaris

Kruger National Park Full Day Game Drive

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Get the most out of a visit to Kruger National Park on this full-day game drive. Book your experience ahead of time to ensure that you have the best possible chance of seeing Africa's Big 5, which is much more likely with the expertise of your experienced tracker/guide. Stop midday at one of the camps in the park to purchase lunch, then spend the afternoon continuing to search for wildlife, learning about their behavior and biology through your guide's commentary as you travel.
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  • 10 hours
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  • 10 hours
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Day Trips

Johannesburg, Soweto and Apartheid Museum Guided Day Tour

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Get to know the history and landmarks of Johannesburg, also known as the City of Gold, in a full-day tour. Visit Soweto, the hometown of Nelson Mandela, as well as a full city tour and a visit to the Apartheid Museum. All entrance fees, lunch, snacks, and bottled water included. Pickup and drop-off at your Johannesburg hotel.
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  • 7 Hours Approximate
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  • 7 Hours Approximate
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Safari & PheZulu Village Day Tour from Durban

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Embark on a day of wildlife sightings and Zulu culture with a mini safari tour from Durban. Start at the Natal Lion Park for an incredible up-close view of lions and elephants. Then continue to the region's Bird of Prey Sanctuary, where you'll see resident raptors such as vultures, eagles, and owls. Follow this with a trip to the nearby Tala Game Reserve and afterward, the Phezulu Cultural Village and Reptile Park. Here, enjoy an immersive Zulu cultural experience complete with a traditional dance performance.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 8 hours
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Day Trips

Private Cape Peninsula Tour, With Close Range Penguin Encounter From Cape Town.

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This tour is highly recommended as it ensure a more private and therefore more intimate experience tour around the City of Cape Town. The tour offers a flexible itinerary which will allow you to see beyond the obvious tour attractions that everyone usually rushes to and through. You will find yourself seated in a comfortable vehicle privately for you and your party. You will be free from the big bus tour experience, on board you private vehicle you will have life commentary from your private tour guide. You will be provided with free bottled water and also free wifi onboard. The tour makes options for many stops and many photo taking opportunities and your guide will love to make mentioned to you some of the quality stops that you may want to see along the way. The highlights on the tour of-course have the Cape of Good Hope and penguins at Boulders beach in Simon's Town as a must see where your guide would love to give you a customised experience of these amazing stops.
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  • 6 to 10 hours
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  • 6 to 10 hours
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Balloon Rides

Hot Air Ballooning experience

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Fly with one of the best hot air balloon pilots in South Africa, not only can he fly, but he also loves to entertain clients with stories.Start the morning with a cup of coffee or tea while the crew sets up the balloon. Enjoy the flight of +-60 minutes over the wine lands, have some sparkling wine at the landing site while the crew packs up. End the morning with a hot breakfast back at the starting point. See the sunrise and landscape from a new perspective.Fantastic photo opportunities.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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Day Trips

Johannesburg Highlights: Guided Day Tour

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Explore South Africa's most famous township on this full-day guided tour of Soweto from Johannesburg. Enjoy a personal experience of how vibrant and lively Soweto from your guide, who was born and raised in the township, as you visit landmarks like the Apartheid Museum, the Diepkloof area, and Carlton Centre.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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Pretoria, Soweto and Apartheid Museum Guided Day Tour from Johannesburg

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Take a deep dive into South Africa's history on this multi-stop tour that includes Soweto, Johannesburg, and Pretoria. With a guide in the lead and round-trip transportation provided, this ambitious tour examining the history of apartheid in South Africa is made stress-free. Learn about the Great Trek through a visit to the Voortrekker Museum, see the Union Buildings, the Apartheid Museum in Soweto, and the Mandela Bridge. Along the way, your guide will provide sensitive, in-depth commentary about the country's history and culture.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Day Trips

Cape West Coast Private Day Tour

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Get a personalized look at the scenic Cape West Coast region during this full-day private tour aboard a private vehicle. Enjoy the coastal scenery and fun-filled sightseeing stops including a wine and olive tasting, a visit to Langebaan and !Khwa ttu village, West Coast National Park, a look at the West Coast Fossil Park, and much more.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation


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