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Township Experience Including Lunch

Address: South Africa
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Ranked #55 of 153 Attractions in Cape Town
Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This was a great tour. I did the Township & District Six cultural tour, with an added tour to Robben Island. I can't say how great this experience was. Our guide Thabang was knowledgeable, passionate, and highly professional. I had on time pickup and drop off for all my tours. I was very knowledgeable abut South Africa, but the detail... More

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IJsselstein, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Me and my husband had 6 days in Cape Town. Since it was our first visit (to both the country and the city), we wanted to explore to city and its diverse aspects. One of the things we were hoping to see, was how a large part of the community lives. The township tour with E.Zizwe was enlightening! The guide,... More

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Scarborough, Australia
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79 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This was one of the best tours we did in Namibia and much of the fee you pay goes to support the local community. It is $400 and you have to pay in cash. We started off walking through one of the established township areas and learnt a lot about life there from our guide. We then went to a... More

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Austin, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Thabang Titotti was a wonderful guide on our half-day tour of the Townships near Cape Town. He was very knowledgeable and easily answered questions from us and our kids. We felt like we learned a lot of South African history from a black perspective in just a half-day with him. We started our tour in District Six, which was a... More

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Cape Town
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220 reviews 220 reviews
149 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

it was an educational tour of township life. from the sheep head, to the beer halls and finally the lunch. will recommend to all especially the locals to learn more about the townships.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

BEWARE! There are certain tour guides with the African Eagle Group whom you should be very wary of. We booked a tour through the Cape Tourism office in Cape Town. We paid for a tour of Langa and Khayelitsha. The tour began pleasantly enough with a walking tour of Langa, and then the tour guide decides to give us a... More

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houston
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

You have not really seen Cape Town until you have seen the Townships. We spent a very important and informative morning with Thabang Titotti. He has a great understanding of township life having grown up in one. He is also very personable. Making the whole experience that much more enjoyable. He picks you up where you are staying and will... More

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New York, New York, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Mike Zuma made our tour incredibly informative, fun and enlightening. This tour was not on our radar initially, but we are so happy we experienced it. You won't regret it...this is REAL Capetown. This is the experience I talk about when telling friends of our time in Capetown, and that is saying a lot. Capetown is full of incredible sights... More

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

I was traveling by myself and could spend only 24 hours in cape Town. My hotel organized the tour for me with Thabang Titoti (from E.zizwe Travel and Tours) and I am very grateful they managed to accommodate a last minute tour for me. It was just me, and it lasted a full Sunday morning. I really liked the tour,... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
15 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

We were supposed to get lunch with the tour but that didn't happen. We did get to drink the home brew and our guide was very personable with us and sharing his town. This is a must do if you like to see and feel the culture when you visit. CapeTown was very nice, but there is a stark difference... More

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