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Half Day Cape Point Tour from Cape Town provided by Thompson's Touring & Safaris - Day Tours

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Half Day Cape Point Tour from Cape Town

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 07/15/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/15/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Cape of Good Hope
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Hout Bay
    Stop: 20 minutes
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    Pass by
    Clifton Beaches
    Chapman's Peak Drive
  • 3
    Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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Important Information
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Entry/Admission - Cape of Good Hope
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum numbers apply. 2 people are needed for the tour to run. If you are a single traveller, there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Pickup and drop off from Central Cape Town Hotels only. Please enquire about the surcharge for pickup if you are not centrally located.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Åsa B wrote a review Jan 2019
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We had an excellent guide and really enjoyed the tour. Half day was a bit of a rush though, there was very little time to stay at Cape point and Boulders beach. Next time I will do a full day tour.
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Date of experience: December 2018
Jen J wrote a review Sep 2018
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania28 contributions9 helpful votes
It's not easy to squeeze in the highlights, but if you only have a half day, it's still worth it. Highlights for us were the Chapman Peak Drive, Cape Point, and the Boulders Beach Penguin Colony. I would have liked more time at the Penguin colony, but the distances are just
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Date of experience: August 2018
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By: Thompson's Touring & Safaris - Day Tours
Heaps of Hippos
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Hippo Overdose
The duration of the cruise was a tad long as there's nothing much to see except some birds and lots of hippos. Too
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Julie I
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Very rushed and only half visited
Due to really bad traffic we were delayed getting to our pick up point (they don't pick up out of Central Cape Town
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Lots of Hippos
Truly speaking an hour is way to long especially if you are taking kids. Only one siting of a crocodile and an eagl
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Great experience
My wife and I were delighted with our driver and our half-day outing. We were picked up on time at our hotel and ve
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Good Cruise with One Crocodile
I visited St Lucia on a private tour from Durban. I was looking forward to observing, hippo, crocodile and bird lif
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We expected more
It was fine the waters was very high because of all the rain and therefore we only saw hippo ears mostly and one c
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Good option to explore the wetlands
Spacious boat with a bar, shop and toilet navigates you nicely through hippo territory and the mangroves. Spotted s
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More than just hippos and sometimes too much of a commotion on board
We secured a spot on the boat in the front corner of the upper deck in the hope of obtaining a free view of spotted
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Wonderful history lesson
Wonderful history lesson. Every visitor should learn all they can about apartheid and its challenges to South Afric
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Worth it!
So much to see. Kids really had a good time! Highly recommended. Will definitely go again on this trip.
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  • Duration: 4h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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