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Street Scene Tours

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Great Day Tour with Street Scene

Just did a customized tour of Valley of a Thousand Hills and Durban City with Street Scene Tours... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2017
Jeffrey V
via mobile
Awesome Township Tour

What a lucky day we had on an awesome township tour with Street Scene. We were fortunate to have a... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2017
Seattle, Washington
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Street Scene Tours was created by Sthembiso Mbonanbi, Jonas Barausse and Richard Powell, in early 2010, with one unique goal set at its core; to showcase Durban to Durbanites. As you can imagine this is by no means the conventional stance of a tour...more
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39 Station Drive | 4th Floor, The Design Factory, Durban, South Africa
+27 83 995 8002
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

Beautiful tour of Durban and the townships. Very moving experience visiting the home of Gandhi and the location where Nelson Mandela cast his vote. A very memorable visit to a private home in one of Durban’s townships and an excellent lunch of the famous bunny...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

I waited three month before making this public as I was hoping to settle this with Street Scene Tours in the meantime. Unfortunately nothing happened so all I can do is to share my experience. I booked a Super Scene tour for three. Email communication...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Just did a customized tour of Valley of a Thousand Hills and Durban City with Street Scene Tours. Very interesting and informative day with an enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide who is one of the owners of this local company. Keep up the great work guys!

Thank Jeffrey V
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

What a lucky day we had on an awesome township tour with Street Scene. We were fortunate to have a private tour with the owner, Sthembiso. He took us to Phoenix to see where Ghandi lived (there's a school there named after his wife, Kasturba),...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Have been in contact since April but e-mails were often not answered and simply could not get a confirmation on the price. However, still agreed a day and time but no-one turned up. In the end we got a taxi and did a good tour...More

1  Thank tonyfirmin
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Street Scene have so many great tours of Durban. They offer an opportunity to experience many unique sides of Durban in a really fun and well organized way. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed March 22, 2017

Our recent visit to Durban was with Australian friends who had not visited South Africa previously. They were staying with us locally with our family before heading off to Cape Town, Kruger Park and Victoria Falls on a tour package. They were keen to see...More

Thank PipiP47
Reviewed January 2, 2017

If you have 1 day in Durban, see it with Sthembiso. He is the best! We booked him 9 months ago, listing what we wanted to cram into our 1 day available and he did not disappoint. His company, Street Scene, provides, professional quality service....More

4  Thank JDarlene
Reviewed December 30, 2016

I did the city day tour and was happy with the places and information over the 7 hours we spent with the guide (the owner). Picked up from my accommodation and introduced to the others on the trip. Interesting introduction to the markets (vegetarians beware!)...More

1  Thank Kapaas
Reviewed November 15, 2016

We had an amazing day with our guide Lwazi who was born & raised in Durban. Not having much time, we selected the Super Scene tour which took us around some of the town center as well as the townships. The guide was very knowledgeable...More

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Response from tarynsam | Reviewed this property |
Email the company directly, they are very efficient and helpful. TripAdvisor won't let me post their email but it's on the streetscene website 👍🏻