Robben Island, Penguins & Cape Point Private Tour

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From $135.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 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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This unique experience begins as you are fetched by a top-notch tour guide at your accommodation. You'll board a ferry and explore Robben Island–one of the world's heritage sites–known infamously for imprisoning Nelson Mandela and many other freedom fighters during the apartheid era. At the Island, you'll get to visit the prison and learn its history through an expert guide.

After your experience at the Island, you'll be driven across the Atlantic coastline and enjoy spectacular views of the beautiful beaches of Clifton, Camps Bay, Hout Bay, and more. You'll marvel at pristine mountainous regions before you reach the tip of the peninsula at the Cape of Good Hope, where you'll get a chance to take a photo on its iconic name board.

Your tour culminates at Boulders beach in Simons Town, here you'll get to visit the adorable African penguins and take amazing photos with them. As your tour comes to an end, your friendly guide will drop you off at your accommodation.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Bottled water

Chapman's peak toll fees

Pick up and drop off at accommodation

Private tour guide/driver

Robben Island ticket(s)

What's Not Included

Boulders Penguins - (International) R170/adult, R85/child; (Local) R40/adult, R20/child

Cape of Good Hope - (International) R360/adult, R180/child; (Local) R85/adult, R40/child

Meals, drinks, and gratuities (optional)

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 120

Additional Info

  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

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

Cape Town Central
Pick up and drop off will be in Cape Town & Surrounding areas falling under a 10 km radius, just tell us where to collect you and we will do the rest.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Robben Island Museum
You'll be dropped off at Robben Island where you'll get to see the Nelson Mandela cell and other prominent freedom fighter's cells. Get a full history from an ex-prisoner who is a fully-registered trained guide.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Chapman's Peak Drive
Get ready for a curvy ride as you drive around the 114 curves of Chapman's Peak drive. This is one of the most scenic drives in the world, you'll get to enjoy the drive while enchanted by the dazzling ocean views and mountainous regions of the Peninsula.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Our next stop is at the Penguins colony at Boulders Beach. You'll be guided through a boardwalk and witness the spectacular sight of African Penguins and their nesting grounds. Don't forget to take as many pictures with these adorable creatures. Afterward, enjoy an amazing lunch at one of the finest restaurants in Simons Town, on your own account.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Cape of Good Hope
You'll finally get to visit the stunning Cape of Good Hope. Here, you'll get to take a photo next to the iconic name board. You'll not miss the Dias & Vasco Da Gama beacons and their incredible history shared by your guide. You also get to witness the incredible fauna and flora, gleaming beaches, and wildlife.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

St. James Beach
Along your journey, you'll drive past St. James Beach. Famous for its brightly painted beach huts and its popular surf spots. Your tour guide will share the history behind this remarkable beach.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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