About The Tours

All our Cape Town Walking Tours start from Green Market Square. Look out for our yellow umbrellas. The summer program is valid until 31st of March 2016.

Historic Tour 8.50 11.00 14.00
Bo-Kaap Tour 11.00 14.00 16.20
District Six Tour 16.20

Historic City Tour

Three times a day until 31st of March

Starts at   8.50 am   11 am   2 pm

Our Cape Town tour of heroes and villains, political violence and peaceful revolutions, drama and harmony and a great deal of personal insight in living and being a real Capetonian.

Highlights usually are St Georges Cathedral and Desmond Tutu – The Parliament and the President's House – Mandela's first speech as a Free Man – The oldest living citizen in Cape Town – Green Market Square – The Castle of Good Hope – The most spoiled citizens of Cape Town – The Slave Lodge – Company’s Garden.

Experience a Historical Tour in Cape Town
Experience a Bo-Kaap Tour in Cape Town

Bo-Kaap Walking Tour

Three times a day until 31st of March

Starts at   11 am   2 pm   4.20 pm

See the colourful houses, smell the spices of the East, hear the mosques calling for prayer, let the Cape Malay food tempt your taste buds and get a feel of what else to do in Cape Town. On the way there we might even show you a hidden place to get a local beer...

Highlights usually are The oldest Mosque “Auwal Masjeed” – “Tuan Guru” himself – The old Tailors House – The different coloured houses – Biesmiellah Cape Malay Restaurant – The Atlas Spice Trading Centre – smell the spices of the east – The beautiful Chiappini Street – Passing through Long Street and Bree Street.

District Six Tour

Starts at   4.20pm

Walk the partly rebuild slopes of the world famous District Six and relive the colourful and dramatic history of the place that affected so many people, caused a world to protest and inspired Hollywood Blockbusters.

Highlights usually are District Six Café – The Resettlements – The Seven Steps – St. Marks Church – a “Cairn of Conflict” – “The Gangs of Cape Town” – a Chocolate Cake to die for – Where the Locals Dine – District Six Museum – The Fugard Theatre – The “Apartheid Bar”.

Experience a District Six Tour in Cape Town

About Us

Our mission is to make Cape Town walkable for everyone – It’s as simple as that. That is why our tours are fun and light and run on tips alone. We think everyone regardless of their budget should experience #freetourscapetown.

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Contact Us or book a private tour

Upon request we can arrange private tours. These can be tailored to suit your specific interests and time requirements. Simply complete the form below or contact us at capetownguides@gmail.com