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by John Whitehead in Cape Town
12 Nov 2019
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The Penguins at Simon's Town

Distance 1mi
Duration 20min
1 rating

Join me on this short, informative walk that primes you for your visit to the famous penguin colony at Boulders Beach. Whether you're a local who has been before, or it's your first time in Cape Town, this tour is a great way to get a more in... More»


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Rhodes Ramble: Rhodes Memorial and surrounds

Distance 2mi
Duration 60min
1 rating

Set in one of the most stunning locations in Cape Town, this scenic tour combines fascinating facts about the human and natural history of Rhodes Memorial and the surrounding foothills of Devil’s Peak. This tour was created by students at Cedar... More»


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by Justin Fox in Cape Town
12 Sep 2019
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Mouille Point Promenade: A Maritime Meander

Distance 2mi
Duration 60min
20 ratings

Justin Fox has an abiding passion for the Mouille Point seafront, where he has lived since 2000. Join him on a walk that takes in the evocative history of shipwrecks, gun batteries, early lighthouses and tragic suicide. The route sets out from... More»


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by V&A Waterfront in Cape Town
17 Jul 2019
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Reinventing the Tavern of the Seas

Distance 1mi
Duration 70min
42 ratings

The V&A Waterfront is one of Africa’s most popular destinations, and more than 24 million people visit it every year. But just a few decades ago, South Africa’s oldest working harbour was an uninviting, industrial port. The place that sailors once... More»


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Kenilworth Through the Eyes of a Child

Distance 1mi
Duration 35min
12 ratings

This tour was created by students at Cedar House Prep School, as part of their school curriculum. What could possibly be of interest in a sleepy corner of suburban Cape Town? You may be surprised! Let a group of feisty middle-schoolers guide you... More»


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Baz'Art Salt River Street Art Tour

Distance 1.5mi
Duration 50min
3 ratings

This tour takes you to some of the best street art in Cape Town. Famous local and international artist have been creating large format works in Woodstock and Salt River for years, building a collective body of public work that has changed the way... More»


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by John Whitehead in Cape Town
30 Nov 2018
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Muizenberg and a Mile of History

Distance 0mi
Duration 20min
2 ratings

The short historical walk has wonderful views and exposes some enlightening facts that are a part of SA history and culture. The walk takes you along the pavement of the Main Road which overlooks the sea and rocks, alongside the railway line.... More»


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Starting Up in Woodstock

Distance 1mi
Duration 30min
9 ratings

Woodstock is a small neighbourhood with a big story. It used to be prosperous, with globally competitive textile businesses and a working-class community that was proud and diverse. You’ll still come across mosques as often as you see churches... More»


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by Groot Constantia in Cape Town
16 Jan 2018
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Museum Audio Guide: Home to South African Wine

Distance 0mi
Duration 60min
19 ratings

This audio guide brings Groot Constantia's historic precinct to life, taking you back to the complex time at the root of South African winemaking.

You'll meet Thys van der Merwe, who has made the estate's inheritance his life's work. There are... More»


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by Coleen van Staden in Cape Town
19 Dec 2017
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Kalk Bay Like a Local

Distance 1mi
Duration 40min
1 rating

The route is primarily along the Main Road of Kalk Bay heading South and highlights my personal favourites, from the shops that fascinate me to my favourite eateries. To keep my visitors "on their toes" we do a bit of zig zagging from left to... More»


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Green Point Park

Distance 1mi
Duration 30min
4 ratings

Discover how a dysfunctional public space was transformed into a vibrant people's park. Green Map’s Philip Todres introduces you to Peter van Heerden, Spatial Planner and Project Manager at City of Cape Town, who provides fascinating insights.... More»


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by Groot Constantia in Cape Town
04 May 2017
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Cellar Audio Guide: From Berry to Barrel to Bottle

Distance 0mi
Duration 40min
44 ratings

Follow Groot Constantia’s grapes on their journey through the cellar, where they get destemmed, pressed, pumped over, and left at the mercy of yeast, to emerge as some of the world's finest wines.

You’ll set sail on global trade routes, meet... More»


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by Groot Constantia in Cape Town
17 Mar 2017
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Vineyard Audio Guide: Deep Roots and Trade Routes

Distance 2mi
Duration 50min
38 ratings

Take a stroll through some of the Cape’s most picturesque vineyards and meet the cast of grapes that give Groot Constantia’s wine so much personality. They’re a competitive bunch, and while Monsieur de Frontignan likes to reminisce about the glory... More»


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by Aubrey Springveldt in Cape Town
23 Dec 2016
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Slavery in the Cape: Revealing

Distance 2mi
Duration 60min
17 ratings

Almost thirty years ago, genealogist Aubrey Springveldt started investigating his own family tree. His research led him on a pilgrimage into the earliest days of the Cape, and an ancestry shaped by slavery.

Join him on that pilgrimage by... More»


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by Aubrey Springveldt in Cape Town
23 Dec 2016
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Slavernij in de Kaap: Onthullend

Distance 2mi
Duration 60min
0 ratings

Bijna dertig jaar geleden begon genealogist Aubrey Springveldt met het onderzoeken van zijn eigen stamboom. Zijn onderzoek leidde hem op een pelgrimstocht naar de vroegste dagen van de Kaap, en een voorgeslacht gevormd door slavernij.

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by Ursula Stevens in Cape Town
09 Dec 2016
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Cape Town on Foot: From the Slave Lodge to Bo-Kaap

Distance 1mi
Duration 50min
7 ratings

So, you're off to see the Bo-Kaap? No doubt your mind conjures up pictures of quaint and brightly-coloured houses - but your walk today will reveal a Bo-Kaap that has little to do with its prettiness. To focus on that aspect alone would be an... More»


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by Ursula Stevens in Cape Town
09 Dec 2016
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Kapstadt zu Fuss: Von der Sklavenherberge zum Bo-Kaap

Distance 1mi
Duration 50min
2 ratings

Sie möchten gern das Bo-Kaap kennenlernen? Zweifellos schweben Ihnen Bilder von hübschen, farbfrohen Häusern vor – aber der heutige Spaziergang wird Ihnen ein völlig anderes Bild vom Bo-Kaap verleihen, ein Bild, das nur wenig mit hübschen Farben... More»


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by Ursula Stevens in Cape Town
01 Dec 2016
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Cape Town on Foot: St. George’s Cathedral to Greenmarket Square

Distance 1mi
Duration 20min
8 ratings

On this tour you'll walk along St George’s Mall, once known as Venus Street, to Greenmarket Square. A long time ago, seafarers would have wandered here in search of a tavern or boarding house. Wealthy burghers, whose elegant homes lined the... More»


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Distance 1.7km
Duration 30min
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Experience eclectic Observatory through the eyes of a long-time resident

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Duration 60min
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Drink in the story of Newlands on this modern day beer pilgrimage

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Distance 1.4km
Duration 35min
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Stroll through the village in the city, with lifelong resident Shereen Habib

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Distance 3.7km
Duration 60min
Walk The Spier Farm: Wine Tasting Room

Explore the art, wine and heritage of this historic estate on a tranquil stroll

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Distance 1.2km
Duration 20min
Spier Art Walk: Hotel

Discover Spier's incredible and inspiring art collection on this easy walk

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Distance 1.0km
Duration 20min
Spier Art Walk: Wine Tasting Room

Discover Spier's incredible and inspiring art collection on this easy walk

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Karoo

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Distance 1.2km
Duration 45min
Historic Tour of Matjiesfontein

Join author Dean Allen, to hear the remarkable tale of Matjiesfontein's founder

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Distance 2.2km
Duration 40min
A Stroll Through Clanwilliam

Amble through this historic and fascinating town, the gateway to the Cederberg

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Distance 1.7km
Duration 20min
Newtown Graffiti and Heritage Walk

Join an accomplished graffiti writer in fast-changing Newtown

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Distance 1.7km
Duration 30min
Evolution of Braamfontein

Explore Joburg's bustling hub, with its trendy hangouts, shebeens, and markets