Half-Day Small-Group Township Tour South Africa from Cape Town

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Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: Cape Town, Cape Town

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Experience this guided half-day cultural tour, starts in District Six with an introduction to the townships and the damage of apartheid policies, visit several of the townships starting with Langa, the oldest and smallest township where you will see various cultural and historical sites. Visit a local pre-school where you will spend time with local children who are full of energy and fun, you will also visit with a traditional healer and go on a walking tour to a shebeen (local pub) and maybe taste local beer. Enjoy the small group tour on an air-conditioned transport, which remains personal and intimate, there are plenty of opportunities to ask questions and engage with local members of the communities. Choose from one of 2 departure times when you book, if you choose the Robben Island tour extension, your guide will drop you off at Nelson Mandela Gateway at the V and A Waterfront where your trip to Robben Island departs.

What's Included


Hotel pickup and drop-off

Transport by private, air-conditioned minivan

What's Not Included

Food and drinks, unless specified



Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 12
  • YOUTH: Age: 13 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 59
  • SENIOR: Age: 60 - 90

Additional Info

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Please note: Robben Island Ticket is subject to availability and weather conditions
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

District Six Museum
Find out how the Group Areas policy of the apartheid goverment changed the fabric of the city center. The museum pays homage to the forced removals in the 1960's

• Admission Ticket Free

Cape Town
On our tour you will introduced to different parts of the city where you will be exposed to many cultures of Cape .

• Admission Ticket Free

Robben Island Museum
Option: See where Nelson Mandela spent most of his time in prison. The island has much history dating back 500 years.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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