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City Sightseeing

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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“blue route”(310 reviews)
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“hop on hop”(373 reviews)
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. 4 Routes - 1 Ticket. All day - Every day!
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 511 6000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Red Bus otherwise known as city sightseeing tour bus is the best way to see Cape Town the red line tours around the city Table Mountain Etc the Blue Line takes you outside the city to the Constantia wine it's also takes you to...More

Thank Coryy20
Reviewed yesterday

The Penguins at Boulders Bay are definately worth the visit, well protected from the tourists. The Cape Point trip, you need to be fit to climb to the top, use the Funicular because when you get to the little station half way up the climb...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have done Hop On in several cities now. What a great way to see the sights and check things out on your own schedule. Sure beats renting a car! I like the earbuds and commentary that describes points of interest as you go by....More

Thank Claire422
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to do the historic city walking tour and Anita was/is the best guide ever. She provided so many information about Cape Town, its history, apartheid, buildings, current political situation etc.. She gave us very valuable insights and was open for all our questions....More

Thank Kristin_St76
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Did the red tour around Cape Town. Really informative tour. We stopped at Table Mountain then after exploring this we hopped back on to our original pick point at the V and A waterfront. Only hiccup was the bus broke down and had to get...More

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Long trip? No sleep? 9 hour time difference? Day 1 hop on hop off! Blue, Red and Yellow were beautiful and informative. Clean bus, great headphone info and a terrific and safe bargain. Get acclimated and power on!

Thank joyofmotoring
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My trip was not so great took the red bus from V&A at about 2pm and lost my ticket between there and the exchange bus point on long street. I then was not allowed to leave that bus and when I called the offices as...More

Thank mamkhonto
Reviewed 4 days ago

excellent value for money way to view Cape town and surrounding districts plenty to see and loads of great photo ops

Thank joeandstacey2015
Reviewed 5 days ago

We did the 2-day Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour. It was great! A money saver that takes you around Cape Town. See attached photo; this bus driver was a very jolly man; thanks for being cheerful:) By the way, we used Uber a lot, and...More

Thank mzzyap8
Reviewed 6 days ago

We hadn't originally planned to jump on this bus but so many people recommended it we decided to give it a try – no regrets! What a great service and excellent value for money. The kids loved riding on top, enjoying the incredible sights of...More

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Carolyn U
October 5, 2018|
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Response from Ricasworld | Reviewed this property |
V and A waterfront have parking spaces for a very reasonable price you can park tgere and hop on to the HOHO
Kristy L
August 5, 2018|
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Response from Princess B | Reviewed this property |
I’d get the 2 day ticket - the one that also takes you out to Caoe Point - Simons Town, boulders beach and Caoe Point . It is beautiful out that way. Tip for Table Mountain - get your tickets online and be there 15 mins... More
May 11, 2018|
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Response from RikavanR | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but would think between 2 to 3 hours for the bkue route depending on the time of the day. Late afternoons heavy traffic