The Bo-Kaap Heritage Walking Tour with a traditional tea break

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From $40.71

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 2 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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Our tour promises to take you on a completely unique journey into the rich history and living culture of the people of Bo-Kaap, plus you'll get to meet "My Hood" and check out some Bo-Kaap family life. I promise an insight into some never-before-seen parts of Bo-Kaap and its people. Guests say that the highlight of the tour is having tea & talking about life.

What's Included

Bottled water

Coffee and/or Tea

Water, Tea, Coffee and traditional cakes & bakes

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 1
  • CHILD: Age: 2 - 6
  • YOUTH: Age: 7 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 70
  • SENIOR: Age: 71 - 90

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival

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.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers

What To Expect

Iziko Bo Kaap Museum
Discover the home of the second Turkish Ottoman emissary to the Cape which still stands today as one of the oldest of the settler Jan de Waal's slave houses and the only one still kept in its original form.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Auwal Mosque
Discover the history of the land, the Madrassa (Muslim School) and then later, Bo-Kaap's first official Mosque.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

A 30min tea break with traditional Cape Malay biscuits and bakes in a Madrassa's and pre-primary run by Bo-Kaap's oldest and most active community organization, Boorhaanol Islam Movement.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

We walk by Bo-Kaap Community centre where I'll explain the annual community activities that take place there before pausing at Bo-Kaap's official Civic Association. Elevated at the top of Wale Street, its a great photo opportunity.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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