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Our tour guide was really fun and had super cool facts and stories to share about each landmark we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Casey H
I did two and wish I could have done more.

I did the Freedom and BoKamp tours with the guide Gervais. They were both terrific—informative and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Free Cape Town Walking Tour! 11am, 2pm &16:20 EVERY DAY from Motherland Coffee Company in Mandela Rhodes Place (St Georges Mall close to St Georges Cathedral). At 11 you can join our historical tour, our Apartheid to Freedom Tour or our NEW Jewelry...more
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Motherland Coffee Company, Mandela Rhodes Place, St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 76 636 9007
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Today we did the apartheid to freedom walk with Ken. We liked his enthousiasm and extensive knowledge. Must do one of the walks when you visit Cape Town.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our tour guide was really fun and had super cool facts and stories to share about each landmark we visited. I did a general tour, but have heard great things about their more specifically-themed tours. Tip your guide well! They're doing a really awesome service.

Thank Casey H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I did the Freedom and BoKamp tours with the guide Gervais. They were both terrific—informative and fun. If I had another day in Cape Town, I would do the other tours. Five Stars!

1  Thank traveler111381
Reviewed 6 days ago

These are very well organised. The starting point is very sensibly located by a fab coffee shop in the city centre. The guides are very friendly and happy and full of oodles of interesting facts for everyone. Our particular guide on the history tour created...More

Thank Newz888
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the tour(s) I went on. They had several different options so after liking the first one I went back and did several more. Great way to learn about the city, it's history, culture, food etc. Highly recommend!

Thank dominicgibson
Reviewed 1 week ago

I encourage anyone that has never been to Cape Town to take this tour. The tour guides are well educated, know the city and its history like the back of their hands. I've done two walking tour a few days after I was in the...More

Thank Jihene80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taking the historic tour with Manny was one of the best choices we made on our first day in Cape Town. He told us lots of interesting facts and got us to learn about South African History. Loved the places we visited. I highly recommend...More

Thank Nacho T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the apartheid history walking tour with Lizzie as the guide, she was knowledgeable and made the tour extremely interesting. She gave insight into how life was during apartheid with some good examples. Recommend this for everyone as it only takes an hour or...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gervais was very informative, interesting and professional. I highly recommend this tour for travellers of all ages.

Thank Vivienne T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel around the world and try to learn about local culture and history by taking tours. It is so rare to encounter such an educated, talented,passionate tour guide as Gervei ( probably misspelled his name for which I am very sorry). Not only he...More

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22 April 2018|
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Response from IndianTiger9 | Reviewed this property |
Tours are about 2 to 2 1/2 hours long. You can just turn up on the day and put your name down 30 minutes or so beforehand.
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Nifa9 | Reviewed this property |
100 rand is a great tip and very worth every bit.
28 June 2017|
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Response from marthag | Reviewed this property |
We gave about 300 rand for the two of us. I think that's fair for two hours