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City Sightseeing Cape Town

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Address: V&A Waterfront | Port Road, Cape Town Central 2008, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 21 511 6000
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Description: Experience the best way to see Cape Town. Our red open-top buses take you...
Experience the best way to see Cape Town. Our red open-top buses take you on hop-on, hop-off tours: Red City Tour via Table Mountain and scenic Blue Mini Peninsula Tour via Kirstenbosch and Camps Bay.
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We had been to Cape Town before and missed doing this so we really wanted to do some of the more touristy stuff. It was a windy day but we sat up top and totally enjoyed the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Julie and mike Z
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We had been to Cape Town before and missed doing this so we really wanted to do some of the more touristy stuff. It was a windy day but we sat up top and totally enjoyed the views. The history of the city that they shared was incredible and the view from up at table mountain was wonderful. The day... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Only had the Sunday free to sightsee so the city tour was perfect. Travelled on the red route up to Table Mountain and around the central part of Cape Town then jumped on to the blue 'peninsula' route. There is yellow and purple route too but did not have time to enjoy these. The purple route is a mini vineyard... More 

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Devonport, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Was lovely & enjoyed it throughly as got a insight into some facts missed even though had done the city tour with a tour company The guide had a good knowlege & was able to answer ever difficuly questions And you got to complete ur 10,000 steps also

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

Hop on and off system. Costs £10 (15 dollars) ticket lasts all day. Brilliant routes (two blue and red ) goes to the wine lands Table mountain Cape point etc..everywhere tourist would like to see. Alight at V & A Waterfront Aquarium. Excellant commentary en route with phone translation.. major languages. Excellent for start of visit to give idea of... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We like to do the tours with the red bus in all cities we visited. It's informative and great to listen in our mother language (german). You can hop on and off at all stations.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Great experience and friendly staff. One of the busses was late though and that caused us to miss the connection to Constantia which meant a 25min delay while waiting for the next one.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Definitely a must see and I can recommend this. The highlights we had was Groot Constantia and Mariners Wharf. Staff very friendly and helpful from when we got onto the bus and until we arrived back at stop number 5.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

These bus tours are the very best way to take in all the best spots in Cape Town from the scenic comfort of the upper deck of the bus. The photo opps alone are worth the trip. Best part is that you can hop on and off at any of the amazing locations and enjoy some time exploring the waterfront,... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Lovely way to see all the City Sights. The buses are punctual and are a way to see the city and surrounds if you are time constrained.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

we make use of the open bus tour whenever family and friends visit me in cape town. It is good way to see a lot of Cape Town and relaxing for all and the operators is doing an excellent job. Hop on and off at the places what you like to see. Showing your bus tickets gets you a discount... More 

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