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Private Tour: Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point from Cape TownDay Trips

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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$76.65
US$90.18
US$13.53 savings
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US$76.65
US$90.18
US$13.53 savings
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Cape of Good Hope and Penguins Small Group Sightseeing Tour from Cape TownDay Trips

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Cape of Good Hope and Penguins Small Group Sightseeing Tour from Cape Town

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Discover the wild scenery, unique culture, and rugged coastline of the Cape Peninsula during this full-day sightseeing tour. Drive along the roads of this incredible peninsula, stopping to explore pristine beaches, charming coastal towns, and local wildlife. Observe a community of penguins on Boulders Beach, visit two oceans and journey to the edge of the African continent at the Cape of Good Hope. A guide, some entrance fees, and round-trip hotel transport are also included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$30.79
US$34.98
US$4.19 savings
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US$30.79
US$34.98
US$4.19 savings
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Cape Point and Boulder's Beach Penguins Tour: Including Park feeDay 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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$45.84
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US$45.84

Big-Five Safari Full Day Guided Private Transfer from Cape TownDay Trips

Big-Five Safari Full Day Guided Private Transfer from Cape Town

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Spotting the Big Five—lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and Cape buffalo—is a priority for many visitors to South Africa and this tour is ideal for those with limited time. Travel from Cape Town by private vehicle, enjoying views of the Breede River, Hex River Wine Valley, and Table Mountain along the way, then join a group safari drive at a private game reserve and enjoy some incredible wildlife-watching opportunities.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.03
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US$120.03

Aquila Game Reserve Wildlife Safari from Cape TownDay Trips

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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$162.26
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US$162.26

Kruger National Park Full Day Game DriveDay Trips

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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.54
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US$64.54

Table Mountain, Penguins & Cape Point Small Group Tour from Cape TownDay Trips

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Table Mountain, Penguins & Cape Point Small Group Tour from Cape Town

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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 a scenic drive along Chapman's Peak, and visit the penguin colony of Boulder's Beach.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$37.00
US$42.52
US$5.52 savings
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US$37.00
US$42.52
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Cape of Good Hope and Penguins Full-Day Tour From Cape TownDay Trips

Cape of Good Hope and Penguins Full-Day Tour From Cape Town

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Join us on a sightseeing trip to the most south westerly point of Africa in a small group.Comfort as well as a much better personal interaction quality with the driver guide is guaranteed.See the penguins from point blank and get personal with the richest floral kingdom in the world.Pick ups and drop offs are at door to door service.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$37.06
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US$37.06
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Soweto and Johannesburg Guided Day TourDay Trips

Soweto and Johannesburg Guided Day Tour

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Get to know South Africa’s biggest city on a full-day tour that covers all the highlights of Johannesburg and Soweto. Take in the views from the Top of Africa, learn about the city’s history as you visit Constitutional Hill and the Apartheid Museum, then follow in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela in Soweto, with a tour of the Nelson Mandela House, Hector Pieterson Museum, and Freedom Square.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$80.40
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US$80.40
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Full-Day Cape Point & Cape Peninsula Sightseeing Tour from Cape TownDay 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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US$60.02
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US$60.02

Cape Peninsula Tour from Cape TownDay 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. See seals in Hout Bay (with optional Duiker 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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$80.83
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US$80.83

Wine Tour Full Day | Stellenbosch & Franschhoek | Includes lunch & all tastingsDay Trips

Wine Tour Full Day | Stellenbosch & Franschhoek | Includes lunch & all tastings

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One of the best days you’ll have in South Africa. This legendary all in one wine tour covers everything you must see and taste in the Cape Winelands. We visit the iconic regions of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl, at an all inclusive price that won’t leave you dry. The wineries specialise in a variety of white, red, rose & sparkling wines and you will enjoy a comprehensive introduction to the wine culture of the Fairest Cape. Highlights All inclusive - Chocolate & wine pairing • Cheese & wine pairing • Scenic restaurant lunch • Red wine & biltong (spiced dried meat) Awesome variety of wines (+/- 20) • Cellar tour & MCC (sparkling wine – French Champagne style) Soak up some sun, meet fellow travellers, learn about all aspects of wine and experience what our beautiful country has to offer.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$71.78
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US$71.78
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Full-day Winelands Explore Private Tour of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and PaarlDay Trips

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 three 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$180.96
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US$180.96
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Full Day Panorama Guided Tour from HazyviewDay Trips

Full Day Panorama Guided Tour from Hazyview

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Cross all the highlights of the Panorama Route off your must-see list with this comprehensive tour from Hazyview. Stops include Lisbon Falls, Berlin Falls, Bourke's Luck Potholes, the Three Rondawels, Wonderview, God's Window, and River Canyon. As you travel, learn about the history, flora, and fauna of the region through in-depth guided commentary. Entrance fees and hotel pickup/drop-off included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$94.04
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US$94.04
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Full-Day Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl Wine Tasting Tour from Cape TownDay Trips

Full-Day Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl Wine Tasting Tour from Cape Town

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South Africa’s Western Cape is the wine-producing hub of the African continent. On this 9-hour tour from Cape Town, you will tour three vineyards in the Cape Winelands, stopping to taste estate wines at each as well as 'biltong' (cured meat) and cheese. Along the way, learn about the winemaking process from your guide and see the South African countryside. This tour includes stops in the towns of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, and Paarl.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$71.18
Price varies by group size
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Full-day Cape Peninsula and Boulders Beach Penguins Private Tour from Cape TownDay Trips

Full-day Cape Peninsula and Boulders Beach Penguins Private Tour from Cape Town

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Spend a day exploring the stunning Cape Peninsula on this private 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.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$193.02
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US$193.02
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Maropeng Cradle of humankind & Sterkfontein Cave ExperienceDay Trips

Maropeng Cradle of humankind & Sterkfontein Cave Experience

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Get the most possible learning out of your visits to the Cradle of Humankind and Sterkfontein Cave. By traveling with a guide, you'll get the full picture of the remarkable fossil findings there and why the site is so important. Walk through Sterkfontein Caves to see the fossils of hominids such as Little Foot and Mrs. Ples, two of the greatest archaeological discoveries of our time.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$94.00
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US$94.00
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Table Mountain & Mandela Freedom Full Day TourDay Trips

Table Mountain & Mandela Freedom Full Day Tour

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Spend a day exploring the iconic Table Mountain and the famous Robben Island prison famed for hosting Nelson Mandela.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$129.68
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US$129.68

Cape Town Townships Tour including Robben IslandDay Trips

Cape Town Townships Tour including Robben Island

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Take a fascinating trip through South Africa’s difficult past on a tour of Cape Town and Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison. Visit the District Six Museum to get an in-depth look at the troubling history of apartheid in South Africa, and see how that system still impacts modern life in townships like Langa and Gugulethu. See how residents of these townships work to improve their lives and communities. Take a ferry to UNESCO-listed Robben Island for a tour of the former prison for political prisoners.
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  • 9 hours
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US$93.33
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US$93.33
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Safari to Pilanesberg the Gem of AfricaDay Trips

Safari to Pilanesberg the Gem of Africa

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Experience the splendor of Pilanesberg National Park on a day trip from either Pretoria or Johannesburg. Set out on a safari through this popular game reserve, keeping an eye out for the park's 'Big Five' as well as impalas, cheetahs, hippos and crocodiles. The park is also known for its diverse bird life, which includes over 360 recorded species. Savor a delicious lunch at one of the onsite lodgings before returning mid-afternoon to your hotel.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$162.86
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US$162.86
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Pilanesberg National Park One Day Safari from JohannesburgDay 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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$161.05
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US$161.05

Private Tour: Table Mountain, Boulder's Penguins & Cape Point from Cape TownDay Trips

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Private Tour: Table Mountain, Boulder's Penguins & Cape Point from Cape Town

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The beautiful beaches and stunning natural landscapes of the Cape Peninsula stretch south of Cape Town all the way to Cape Point. On this private tour, travel in the comfort of a private vehicle and stop as often as you like to take photos. Ride the cable car to the top of Table Mountain, visit the Boulders Beach penguin colony, and follow the famous Chapman's Peak drive.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$85.80
US$97.50
US$11.70 savings
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US$85.80
US$97.50
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Robben Island, Table Mountain and Cape Town City Private Day TourDay Trips

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Robben Island, Table Mountain and Cape Town City Private Day Tour

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This full-day Cape Town excursion offers two tours wrapped into one. With round-trip transportation from your hotel, part 1 takes you via ferry to Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years. A bus tour of the island, delivered with intimate detail by a former political prisoner, includes a viewing of Mandela's jail cell. Part 2 returns to Cape Town for a guided city bus tour highlighting all its major monuments and places of interest including a cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain.
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  • 8 hours
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US$76.94
US$90.52
US$13.58 savings
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Cape Town City Tour and Table MountainDay Trips

Cape Town City Tour and Table Mountain

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This is a great choice for first-time visitors to Cape Town. Learn about the city’s history, see Cape Town’s oldest building (The Castle of Good Hope), and discover incredible architectural highlights. You’ll save time organizing transport by having Cape Town hotel pickup and drop-off included. Sights you’ll visit include Company Gardens, Table Mountain, Bo-Kaap Cape Malay Quarter, and a Diamond Museum.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$33.36
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US$33.36

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