Historic Tour

Tour information

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.

This tour includes:

Professional guide — The Parliament and Presidents house — The Old Strand and Old Mutual Building — City Hall — Green Market Square — The Parade and the Castle of Good Hope — District Six — The Flower Market — The Slave Lodge — Company Gardens — St Georges Cathedral

    Traveler Reviews

  • “Great little tour”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 27, 2016

    Great little walking tour, that is really informative and allows you to see the city by foot.Tour guides are friendly and knowledgeable and worth the tip you leave at the end.

  • “Highlight of our first day in Cape Town!”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 27, 2016

    Our tourguide was informative, knowledgeable, and upbeat — shepherding a large group across busy streets while sharing a ton of local knowledge and history. We took the historical walking tour in the…

  • “Walk, Observe, Learn”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 24, 2016

    I took two of the three available walking tours in a day (District Six, Bo-Kaap). Both tours were conducted by Ken, who is both very knowledgeable and passionate about the city/country. The tours…

On arrival

The meeting point is at Green Market Square, on the corner of Burg Street and Shortmarket Street. Look out for our green umbrellas!

Things to note

Our free tours run 365 days a year come rain or shine !

Working days

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From 11:00 to 12:30
Green Market Square
Кейптаун WC ZA
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