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Half Day Township Cultural Tour - Cape Town

1 Days
Style of Tour
StartCape Town
EndCape Town
ZAR 550.00AUD 56.70CAD 55.56EURO 37.01GBP 32.91USD 44.35

A half day Cape Town township Tour. An informative educational and personal experience. A chance to capture the culture, history and life of South Africa's urban townships. Learn about Apartheid and forced removals from District 6. Visiting families, a pre-school , local market, shebeen all combined with a walking tour of Langa (Cape Town's oldest township) allows one to experience life in the community. A tour leaving you with moving memories of South Africa's history. Tour can be extended to include Robben Island. The Robben Island Visit includes the standard ferry ride, with a guided tour or the prison and island.Included is a visit of Nelson Mandela' cell where he spent many years in incarceration. The Robben Island tour is conducted by the Robben Island Museum guides. 

Countries visitingSouth Africa
Trip ID:DTCAM01t


  • Guided Township Tour
  • District 6
  • Visit to Langa via Bonteheuwel, Guguletu
  • Children's Pre -school Centre
  • Unique African Gospel Church vist (Sundays only)
  • Community Walking Tour
  • An insight into Cape Town's rich history and culture

Tour Itinerary


  • Daily departures
  • 9am or 2pm departures
  • community pre-school visit
  • Walking Tour of Langa - South Africa's oldest township
  • Struggle Icons - Gugulethu Seven and Amy Biehl Memorials
  • Local Market
  • Pass Through Historic Site of District six
  • For the Full Day Option ( pre-purchased ticket for Robben Island)



Approx. tour cost in
ZAR 550.00AUD 56.70CAD 55.56EURO 37.01GBP 32.91USD 44.35

Full tour pricing

Price    R550 (half day)

Price    R275 (child - half day)

Full Day including Robben Island - R890 (adult)

Full Day including Robben Island - R445 (Child)

Tour includes

  • Daily departures
  • 9am or 2pm departures
  • Pick up from hotel, backpackers or guesthouse
  • Informative Guide
  • Sunday includes a unique African gospel church visit
  • Half Day Trip excludes Robben Island Tour

Not included

  • All items of a personal nature
  • beverages
  • snacks,
  • souvenirs, tips

Tours start on the following dates

This tour has daily departures

This tour has a duration of: 1 Days

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