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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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Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 511 6000
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Reviewed yesterday

Friends of ours recommended that we take the red-bus tour in the Cape. We really enjoyed it and can recommend it wholeheartedly as well! We really enjoyed it. It is relaxing, informative, well-packaged. We've done busses over-seas but it was so nice to do this...More

Thank Louwna
Reviewed 2 days ago

Whenever I have friends from overseas we go on the tour to Constantia. A visit to Kirstenbosch Garden is a great way to start the day. Then the first wine-tasting at Groot Constantia. Take your time and enjoy. (Suggestion: If you like to walk a...More

Thank Jazzmin11_11
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is a good options for solo travelers, and you don't pay more to other private tours. Everything was well organized. Our tour guide Fred told not only standard informations but also his memories about white - black discriminations, or his experiences. These memories are...More

Thank elfaba00
Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked the Cape Point and Boulder's Beach Penguins Tour from Cape Town online the day before the tour and had no problems booking. I saved 50Rand by booking online as opposed to in office/on site. The ticket for Boulder's Beach for the penguins is extra...More

Thank Indya26
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and my sister stayed um Cape Town during 3 days and we visit Cape Town in its whole and main points with Sightseeing, they are always ready to help you in all the questions you may have and also they really help you to...More

Thank luarazagnolo
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In many cities our first day would include a Hop On bus. It gives you an overview of the city and some history. The only area of Cape Town most people will visit are Table Rock the waterfront and downtown for the free walking tours....More

Thank phototripper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Experienced Hop-On-Hop-Off (HoHo) in several European cities. We did it in Capetown too. It is nice to have informative explanations on the headset, while resting your feet from walking. The signboards at the busstops are a bit confusing. Once we stood there and reas 'no...More

Thank Mwende-MoNiQue
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used the blue line the day we arrived in cape Town and chose to not get off at any of the sights but rather sit in the bus and enjoy the views as well as the commentary. Commentary provided snippets of historical facts combined...More

Thank fas327
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Freddy was very educative and everything with him as our host was just amazing the Winelands red bus tour is a must see from table mountain view from another angle to the duck parade and amazing wines and landscapes in between

Thank HazelM1076
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are two routes, red and blue. Red does the city including Table Mountain while the blue does Kirstenbosch and the wine tour. All worth it.

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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
March 6, 2018|
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Response from CSScpt | Property representative |
Good morning No need to print anything. When you buy on our South African website or here in Viator you will be ale to show an electronic version of the bar code on our phone which we can scan to print out your boarding... More