If it’s your first time visiting Cape Town in South Africa, here’s no doubt that you wouldn’t want to miss a thing.
Doing some research of your own before the trip will ensure that you’re not missing out on the most popular attractions. It’s easy to misjudge and get confused. With tours, it’s a guarantee that you’ll get the most out of your time as you’ll be taken by guides who have great insight into the city and its culture.
Here are four popular, insightful and interactive tours to take while you’re visiting the Mother City.
Cape Town Red City Tour
A bus tour, the Cape Town Red City Tour is one of the most convenient and fun ways to see the city and get to Table Mountain. This tour consists of 11 stops, and so you can hop on and hop off as you like. And so it offers an introduction to the city bowl, Camps Bay and the Atlantic Seaboard.
Cape Town City Cycle Tour
An authentic approach to touring the city, the Cape Town Cycle Tour is a relaxed and interactive way to meet new people and see popular attractions in the city. Learn about its rich history, starting from the V&A Waterfront and make your way to the inner city. Popular attractions include:
· Historic City Centre
· Green Point Stadium and eco-park
· St Georges Mall
· The Company Gardens
· Adderley Street
· Castle of Good Hope.
Walking Tours - BO-KAAP WALKING TOUR
Famous for it’s colourful houses, the Bo-Kaap is home to the Cape Malay community. Claiming the oldest mosque in the city, Auwal Masjid, there is no doubt that this little neighborhood not too far from the city bowl has great, rich history to be learned. Join the free walking tour for an exclusive look into this little neighbourhood; it’s people and history.
Helicopter Tours – Cape Point Tour
An experience of a lifetime, a helicopter tour in Cape Town gives you a great advantage particularly on a route such as this Cape Point Tour. It departs from the V&A Waterfront and makes its way along the Cape’s finest coastline, which features popular attractions such as Camps Bay and Twelve Apostles. Continuing, the tour forwards to the Cape Point and passes amazing attractions such as Noordhoek, Kommetjie and then finally reaches the milestone.