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Review of City Sightseeing

City Sightseeing
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1- or 2-day Cape Town Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing...
Ranked #55 of 348 Tours in Cape Town Central
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Experience the best way to see Cape Town. Our red open-top buses take you on hop-on, hop-off tours: Red City Tour via Table Mountain and scenic Blue Mini Peninsula Tour via Kirstenbosch and Camps Bay. 4 Routes - 1 Ticket. All day - Every day!
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

We booked a 2 day ticket and did both the red route and blue route on consecutive days. The red route was great to see table mountain and district 6, but the rest of the route was probably walkable. We did however get a free canal cruise which was lovely. The blue route was spectacular-definitely worth doing! Kirstenbosch is a must see, especially on a nice day, and the wine routes were fab! An easy and good value way to get around the city!

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Reviewed 19 June 2014

Although we have traveled all over the world this was our first Red Bus type tour. I highly recommend it to get a overall view of the Cape Town area. They have headphones in many languages that explain what you are seeing as you travel. You can sit out in the open on the top deck of the bus or down inside, depending on the weather and your physical abilities (no wheelchairs on top). You go through the downtown, the business district, historical districts, all the way to Table Mountain and then over to the West Coast where the beaches and houses looks like the California coast near Malibu (think rich and famous).
This is the best way to get to Table Mountain as there are no parking issues. You just get off the bus and then when your visit is complete you get on the next bus, You can get off the bus at any stop all over the city and then get on another bus whenever you feel like it--all for one reasonable fee.

Thank Brook B
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Reviewed 18 June 2014

Great 2 day ticket that enabled us to do the canal cruise, wine tour, and the two circuit lines. The busses stopped right in front of our hotel door and was very convienient for both days, enabled us to do the table mountain cable ride, beach, central shopping and walks. Capetown seemed safe and we had a great time. The canal cruise was not coordinated well with the main line – we had to wait for 45 minutes after getting off the main line since the boat left 3 minutes prior to our bus. Since we were there in June (winter) the sunset drive to signal hill bus tour was cancelled which was a dissappointment.

2  Thank goodytravel
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Reviewed 16 June 2014

It’s a great way to sightsee Cape Town. I had a two-day ticket including Red & Blue Bus and Canal Cruise starting on 4th June. The staff who responded to my email, as well as the ones at the office in front of Two Oceans Aquarium were very kind and helpful. The driver and guides were great, too. I did enjoy it, but unfortunately the weather was so bad and we were freezing inside the bus. It would have helped us to enjoy more, if you had a heater in the bus.

1  Thank RayParks
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Reviewed 12 June 2014

we did the RedCity Tour. HOHO bus is the simplest way to get a glimpses of cape Town. after seeing the whole we re-visited, on our own, all the points of interest which we wanted to see. the tour as well as the commentary is very well planned.

Thank ajitkale
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