Cape Town Organised Trips

Cape Peninsula Tour, Cape Town

Dipping in and out of the waves, strolling around town and preening on the sand – the penguins at Boulders Beach are a charming sight. During this Cape Peninsula tour, you’ll experience some of the most spectacular views in the world during a drive along the Atlantic Coast. Pass through the fishing village of Hout Bay, where you can take an optional boat trip to Duiker Island to see Cape Fur seals, and visit Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve.

Duration:

Full day (approx. 8-9 hours)

Start time: 9am (collection time 8-8.50am)
End time: 5-6pm
Included/Excluded:

Includes: Return transfers to City, Sea Point and Camps Bay hotels. Excludes: Food and drink, boat trip to Duiker Island and ticket to Boulders Beach penguins.

Max. group size: 40
Other information:

Departs daily.
Conducted with dual-language commentary in German and English on selected days.

Cape Town scenic helicopter tour

Experience the breathtaking beauty of Cape Town from above with the towering form of Table Mountain looming above the city and the tiny speck of Robben Island just visible. Head out from the Atlantico via Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak and over the lagoon-laced beauty of Noordhoek beach. From here, you’ll continue out over Sun Valley to the pretty False Bay coastline, following it along to the fishing villages of Fish Hoek and Kalk Bay.

Duration:

Up to 30 minutes

Sidecar tour of the city

Experience a tour of Cape Town like no other – in the sidecar of a decommissioned military bike. Strap in for a ride along the wondrous landscape of the Chapman's Peak Drive via the Atlantic Seaboard, where you'll pass by the scenic sights of Camps Bay, Hout Bay and the Constantia winelands in this unique adventure. Suitable for all ages, there are also longer sidecar tours available with the option to tailor-make your own two, four or eight-hour routes.

Duration:

2 hours

Walk to Freedom Tour

Experience the raw energy of the ‘Rainbow Nation’. You’ll explore the District Six Museum, which chronicles the quashing of this diverse community during the apartheid era, and Tsonga Environmental Gardens. Visit an informal spaza shop, a 'shebeen' (pub) and a hostel for a first-hand taste of township culture, before returning the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront for a ferry ride to Robben Island, a World Heritage Site where Nelson Mandela was once imprisoned.

Duration:

Full Day (approx. 7.5-10 hours)

Start time: Collection from 8-8.30am
Included/Excluded:

Includes: Transport. Excludes: Food and drink.

Max. group size: No maximum
Transport details:

Minibus

Other information:

Departs daily.
Ferry ride depends on weather and ferry being in operation.
Transfers to Camps Bay hotels available at extra cost.
Excursions to Robben Island must be pre-booked as the daily number of visitors is limited.

Waterfront Sunset Cruise

Cape Town boasts one of the finest locations for spectacular sunsets that sink into the sea. Jump aboard a cruiser and sip a glass of bubbly as you take in views of Table Mountain and the city. Your boats – Spirit of Victoria and Esperance – will follow the wind out of the harbour and sail across the bay towards Milnerton Lighthouse. You’ll then return to Granger Bay in the lee of the mountain. A bar will be available for your convenience and a warm jacket is recommended.

Duration:

1½ hours

Start time: 5pm-7pm depending on the time of year
Included/Excluded:

Includes: Glass of sparkling wine and transport. Excludes: All other food and drink.

Max. group size: Varies depending on vessel
Transport details:

Sail boat

Other information:

Departs daily (weather permitting).
Voucher required.
Please ask your hotel to re-confirm your attendance.
Most staff speak English, Afrikaans and Xhosa.

Winelands tour from Cape Town

Gently twirl the wine in your glass, breathing in its fruity aroma during this tour through South Africa’s stunning rolling vineyards. On this full day exploring the beautiful Winelands region, you’ll visit Paarl, Franschhoek and Stellenbosch, stopping in each for a taster of the superb wine. While at each estate, you’ll also hear a talk from an expert, offering a fascinating insight into the production of the grape and how this becomes wine.

Duration:

Full day (approx. 8-9 hours)

Start time: 9am (collection time 8-8.50am)
End time: 5-6pm
Included/Excluded:

Includes: Transport and wine tasting. Excludes: Food and drink.

Max. group size: 40
Other information:

Departs daily.
Conducted in with dual-language commentary in German and English on selected days.
Tour may run in reverse.