TOWNSHIP AND ROBBEN ISLAND TOUR
COST: R950 pp if 6 people
On this tour you will be shown how much Apartheid truly affected the majority of South Africans.
You will visit different townships and the prison Nelson Mandela was incarcerated, for 18 years of his 27 year imprisonment. You will be given an overview of Mandela’s struggle against Apartheid and its effects.
We will start with trip to District Six where you can view the site where about 60 000 people were forcibly removed from their homes according to the group Areas Act of 1950 during the Apartheid era. Guides from the Township will invite you to experience everyday life with them . We will take a guided walking tour of Langa the oldest township in South Africa. , even visit a home in the township . it will show you how people carry on with their daily life amongst extreme poverty and hardship. The people of Langa are friendly and welcome tourist to come as they appreciate the interest as well as what it is doing for their community.
We will drive through Bonteheuwel a township developed from the forcibly removed District six residents classified as coloured. We will also visit Guguletu for lunch at Mzolis to experience traditional township cuizine of pap and chakalaka. Again this is an opportunity to support the local community. We will be able to meet and greet with the people and hear the sounds of children playing in the townships.
After lunch at Mzolis we will head back to the waterfront to catch a ferry to Robben Island. After exploring the island you will be taken back to your Hotel or accommodation.
Please note Robben Island tickets are subject to availability and also subject to weather conditions . every attempt will be made to get you on the 15h00 ferry. If not then on the 17h00 . in which case you can do shop shopping and private sightseeing in your own capacity and we will arrange to meet at a meeting place to transport you to the location for the ferry ride to Robben Island.
This is a full day historical and cultural tour focusing on the struggle against Apartheid.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THIS PRICE :
- All transport cost , fuel and driver guide.
- Also tourist guides at all the sites
- Return ferry to Robben Island
- Guided tour of Robben Island
- Visit to Nelson Mandela’s cell.
- Passenger liability cover
- Return to hotel accomadation if in city bowl and surrounds
Not included lunch and drinks and all purchases of a personal nature
Prices: Please note that prices below are for PRIVATE TOURS ONLY’
PLEASE REQUEST A QUOTE FOR BIGGER GROUPS.
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CAPE TOURS AND ADVENTURES :PRIVATE TOURS : book one of our exclusive private tours.
The advantages of booking with us:
We do a maximum of 6 people with our PRIVATE TOURS.
BIGGER GROUPS RE WELCOME.
You get 2 guides for the price of 1. So lots of attention and care is given to each and everyone of our tourists.
Our knowledgeable and qualified tourist guide and our driver /tourist guide are both registered with the
Department of Tourism .
Our driver has a professional driving permit for carrying tourist.
With our private tours you will be travelling in comfort in an air conditioned Volkswagen Kombi . 8 seater. .. with only your travelling companions. NO STRANGERS
Our vehicles have Road Transport Permit and carry passenger liability.
You do not have to follow the crowd. No waiting around for other people.
The tour starting time and ending time is negotiable.
We offer you flexibility with only your needs and comfort our first priority.
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
All entrance fees included in the tour price
All pick up and drop of at accomadation if in City Bowl Area.
All transport cost and fuel cost and toll fees
Lunch and drinks and with overnight tours dinner excluded’
Purchases of a personal nature.
Tour Prices may vary if you want to bring about changes to itinerary.
- We offer flexibility and personalized tour consultation. Let us know your needs and we give you a quote.
- *PLEASE NOTE THAT CERTAIN TOURS ARE WEATHER DEPENDENT … LIKE ROBBEN ISLAND AND TABLE MOUNTAIN !