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Capescape Tours & Guided Mountain Walks - Day Tours

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Joanna is a wealth of knowledge and amazing guide

We originally visited Cape Town in May of 2017 and were so taken by the area and its beauty that we... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
Maria A
Winnipeg, Canada
The Perfect Guide

Joanna proved to be the perfect guide. My husband and I booked 2 half day tours with her, one on... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
Wendy S
Melbourne, Australia
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Capescape is a company that specialize in private tours and guided mountain walks in and around Cape Town, South Africa. It is operated by Joanna Jayne, who is an experienced tour guide and a born and bred Capetonian. Joanna offers quality, luxury...more
Upper Portswood Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 83 955 9333
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

We originally visited Cape Town in May of 2017 and were so taken by the area and its beauty that we decided to return in 2018. The most positive experiences we had while in South Africa were with Joanna, who guided us during both of...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Joanna proved to be the perfect guide. My husband and I booked 2 half day tours with her, one on the highlights of Cape Town and the other around the Peninsula. Joanna arrived early both days to collect us in her gorgeous new car. Joanna...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

I did a half-day hike with Joanna up to Table Mountain via the Skeleton Gorge route, which begins in Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. The whole experience was wonderful from start to finish. Joanna was easy to communicate with and super professional when organizing the hike, and...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

We really enjoyed our 3 day private Winelands tour with Joanna. She is a delight to be with and very knowledgable about the wine farms. We were treated to personalized tastings in several areas; each a different experience. Jo was very accommodating as we planned...More

Thank 70ellenp
Reviewed December 28, 2017

Had a wonderful trip with Jo who is so accommodating and helpful, as we went both up and down the mounta8n today. She’s a terrific guide, very knowledgeable and great company. Can’t recommend her highly enough. Hope I get a chance to come back and...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2017

We feel fortunate to have organized four days of touring the Cape Town area with Joanna. My wife, young adult son, and I were treated to Jo's intimate knowledge and enthusiasm about the area. She toured us around the city, Table mountain, arranged Robben Island,...More

Reviewed January 22, 2017

Together with Joanna we designed - easily via e-mail - a half day trek along the eastern coast of Cape Point National Park. She accommodated our requests perfectly and simultaneously she proposed good ideas that made sure we got a fantastic hiking.

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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent the day with Joanna as she showed us the sights of the Cape peninsula. She was excellent, conveying interesting local knowledge (having been brought up on a farm on the peninsula) and really taking good care of us. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank PaulSchreier
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Table Mountain is Breath taking and one of the new 7 wonders of nature. Joanna as the guide is incredinly patient with the slow pace of the group and she was knowledgeable, professional ,attentive and a pleasure to spend time with. I was happy with...More

Thank Dieter H
Reviewed August 4, 2016

We booked to hike Lion's Head and were greeted by Joanna who would be our guide for the next 3 hours. She took excellent care of us and gave us a lot of information and recommendations about Cape Town. Having a fear of heights, Jo...More

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March 28, 2016|
Response from TJN60 | Reviewed this property |
My experience was a high-speed ferry, followed by a tour bus on RI which eventually took you to the prison. Once there, the tour was led by a former prisoner. I am not aware of a private boat trip, as the only boats that I... More