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Camissa - Day Tours

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Address: 20 Curlew Street Brooklyn Cape Town | PO BOX 337, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 21 510 2646
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Description: When we started the Business six years ago our focus and specialist...
When we started the Business six years ago our focus and specialist expertise was in the townships where two of Camissa owners once resided. Having gained extensive freelance guiding experience for various tour operator service providers in Cape town we so a gap in the market for a tour operator that will offer a service that is different and unique putting more emphasis on traditions customs values and impact of urbanization on all the above rather than focusing on the political history which lead to the development of township communities our business is simple and focused. We conduct Day Tours in Cape Town and its surroundings and facilitate township marketing experiences.The Camissa Team looks forward to hosting you on one of our tours we invite you to do the right thing and get the full picture.
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A nice peek into a different life

I was lucky enough to take a township tour on Sunday so i experienced the Gospel component, Amazing! The whole tour was timely and safe. Some history was thrown in which was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2015
Dean M
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Berkeley Vale
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Berkeley Vale
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49 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

I was lucky enough to take a township tour on Sunday so i experienced the Gospel component, Amazing! The whole tour was timely and safe. Some history was thrown in which was interesting and i didnt feel too much like a rich white tourist invading their town. Pick up and drop off at hotel was great.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I'm a Capetonian so I wanted to choose a tour carefully. I was hoping that the information would be tailored to a local but there is just 1 delivery whether you are from Cape Town or Germany....I picked this tour since I wanted to support a black owned and led business. I was disappointed that we didn't catch the train... More 

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Camissa-tours, Manager at Camissa - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time in giving us feedback from the tour with us. We can not dispute your opinion however it is clear that you did not understand what you were buying from us, we have different product offerings from the marketing platforms where we market.We have a number of products that we sell and at times it... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

If you are in Capetown you must let Semantha take you to the township of her childhood. The places must be seen and her words must be heard. So articulate and so inspiring. Don't miss that!

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Thank you for your feedback we happy to hear that you have learn and enjoy the tour with us More 

Hout Bay, South Africa
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100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A great way to see both sides of the story of Cape Town and South Africa . This company owner and gives great personal insight into the lives of many Capetonians . We visited District 6 , Langa , Bonteheuwel , and Gugs . The tour also included lots of positive interaction with the local communities . Price for a... More 

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Thank you very much for your time to send this feedback it is very important to us to hear from you and how your experience was when you were touring with us More 

Middelbeers, The Netherlands
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22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We had a great tour with Camissa through the townships of Cape town. It is very interesting to see how the people in the townships live and survive. The guide is very good and knowledgeable. If you have the time to visit a township we can recommend you to do this, you have a chance to see how the majority... More 

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Camissa-tours, Manager at Camissa - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi, thank you very much for your time in posting this review we really appreciate your effort and your feedback is very important to us to improve our services to our customers More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

it was awesome! Would definetely recommend it. Was a really good experience, did nog feel akward al all.

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Camissa-tours, Manager at Camissa - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback we appreciate the time that you have spent in writing this review and happy that you have enjoyed our Gospel Tour More 

Lisse, The Netherlands
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We did their Sunday Township and Gospel tour with a group of four. Before we left we had high expectations of this trip but these were not met. We started with a short drive through District 6 for some historical background information. Our driver Samantha told us a lot about the history of the townships and its people. In her... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

While like many I hesitated due to fears of being voyeuristic of poverty, one really can't understand or appreciate the rest of a trip to the Western Cape without taking this tour. Very professional friendly guides detailing everything warts and all but ultimately delivering a very positive message. I combined my tour with a visit to Robben Island in the... More 

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Camissa-tours, Manager at Camissa - Day Tours, responded to this review

We appreciate your time in writing this review and thank you very much for visiting our Townships It is with these reviews that we are able to improve our services to our Guests thank you for your support More 

Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

With my friend we took this tour. We started in District 6 for a historical background and then moved to Langa for a walk and a visit to a school. Our guide was able to tell a lot about the history of the townships and it people. THis tour is really a must when visiting Cape Town, it helps you... More 

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Thank you for taking time to write this review we at Camissa we strive to deliver a professional service to all of our Guests at all times and we thank you for your support More 

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We had a very nice day during the Camissa tour. We went first to a township in Cape Town en in the afternoon we have visit Robben island. A real must for getting a better understanding of the other side of Cape Town. Camissa is very professional organization.

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Thank you for your review and your time we are happy to have meet your expectations while touring with us More 

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