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Cape Town Free Walking Tours

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About Cape Town Free Walking Tours
Free walking tours in Cape Town at 11am, 2pm & 4:20pm EVERY DAY from Motherland Coffee Company in Mandela Rhodes Place (St George's Mall close to St George's Cathedral). At 11am you can enjoy our Historical City Tour or the Apartheid to Freedom Tour. At 2pm you can join the Bo Kaap Tour or Apartheid to Freedom Tour. And at 4:20pm close off the day with another Historical City Tour or Bo Kaap Tour. All our tour details are on our website - we look forward to seeing you.
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Reviewed yesterday

Cape Town Free Walking Tour is what is says on the tin! A free walking tour with knowledgeable local guides who are keen to share the history and culture of their vibrant city. They rely on tips alone and it is entirely up to you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a really enjoyable walk through a part of Cape Town that we might never have visited, but for CT Free Walking Tours. Ken was a superb guide, informative, amusing and very keen to ensure that we all enjoyed ourselves at every stage of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Simon C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed the tour a lot and would recommend to go on it. The tour guide was really knowledgeable (sorry can’t remember his name). My only criticism was that there was too many people on the tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Victoriaford501
Reviewed 4 days ago

We did the free walking tour to visit Bo-Kaap. Our tour guide, Anita, was very insightful and super friendly. The area is absolutely beautiful! Great moment.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Claire68590
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A group of 11 of us were lucky enough to go on 2 walking tours with Ally G - Bo Kaap and Freedom! No overlap between them, so highly recommend spending half a day to go on both. Also, def read Trevor Noah's Born a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank A5448JJcatherineh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour is informative and our guide Ken made it fun. It was also nice meeting people from other countries.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kungeka L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Apartheid Walking Tour was my very first activity in Cape Town and I am SO happy with the experience! Gervais is an EXCELLENT guide - the tour visits many historical places and I appreciated his knowledge and fun personality. I was SO thankful to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank elisactaylor3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first day in Cape Town we joined the Historic City tour. We always find walking tours are the best way to familiarise yourself with a new city and this was no exception. Our guide was great with lots of local knowledge. The only criticism...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Regnirts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you gals and guys at Free Walking Tours Cape Town. Such a pleasant hour and a half spent on both tours and learned a lot about history. Highly recommend the tours to anyone and keep doing such great work!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PetraK1295
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gervais was excellent as a tour guide, informative & amusing! The walk was the perfect length also , 90 mins. A wonderful facility in a wonderful city, Free! All they ask is a tip which allows all to join in. Wish we had time to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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jrsteo
20 December 2018|
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Response from GC53 | Reviewed this property |
I can't say I'm afraid because I've done only one tour. However I have visited Bo Kaap independently and I believe that the tour there must be wholly different from the other two. I think you may feel more comfortable in Bo... More
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Maré K
29 November 2018|
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Response from Joshua H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I guess if you can't get a hold of them by email, try going to the main meeting point at the time the tour is meant to start (I think it was 11am?). The guides carry green umbrellas, so if they are running the tours you... More
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David06111940
8 November 2018|
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Response from ClaraRSA | Reviewed this property |
You can park in any of the streets close by, or in the Mandela Rhodes parking in Burg Street 😉
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