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by Shereen Habib in Cape Town
31 May 2016
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Bo-Kaap: The Village in the City

Distance 1mi
Duration 35min
36 ratings

Shereen Habib has served as a tour guide on these streets for over twenty years, and her family has lived here for almost a century. She’ll take you on a deeply personal loop through the historical heart of this area. Rather than painting a... More»


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by Adam Linder in Cape Town
25 Apr 2016
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A Pilgrimage of Newlands' Breweries

Distance 2mi
Duration 50min
7 ratings

Take a drunken stroll through Newlands, visiting breweries both past and present on this most excellent pilgrimage of beer.


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by Argemis Treefellow in Cape Town
13 Apr 2016
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The Elfin Trail

Distance 3mi
Duration 110min
45 ratings

The Elfin Trail is an immersive, high fantasy-themed audio walking experience through the most beautiful and least-known forests and glades in Cape Town. Using smartphone GPS to trigger downloaded audio automatically, the listener is guided along... More»


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by Chris Parsons in Cape Town
22 Dec 2015
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An Exploration of Observatory

Distance 1mi
Duration 40min
6 ratings

A personal journey through the bohemian suburb of Observatory, with the occasional fact thrown in for good measure. Hear and see what it was like to grow up in a space that actively encouraged alternative lifestyles and diversity. Learn about Obs... More»


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by Terry-Jo Thorne in Cape Town
14 Dec 2015
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Harfield Village Before Forced Removals

Distance 1mi
Duration 20min
8 ratings

A father and daughter team up to document some of the oral history of Harfield Village. Then known as Lower Claremont, Harfield was a mixed race area before the Group Areas Act forced non-white citizens to move. At 17 years old, storyteller Carl... More»


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by Rhyno Jansen in Cape Town
27 Nov 2015
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Blouberg: A History

Distance 1mi
Duration 20min
1 rating

This walk is an immersive journey through Blouberg's history. Allow yourself to get lost in the soundscapes of the past, as you look beyond the modern houses to a much earlier time, when the British seized rule of the Cape from the Dutch. The... More»


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by Dwayne Engelbrecht in Cape Town
31 Oct 2015
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Corn Stars: Woodstock to Kenilworth on the Train, Hey Boet

Distance 6mi
Duration 25min
3 ratings

A comedic train ride by a corny character from Joburg. Jump on the train at Woodstock station and ride through the Southern Suburbs while learning - and laughing - all about South African boytjie culture. Experience the humdrum Cape Town... More»


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by Once in Cape Town in Cape Town
29 Sep 2015
Kloof street audio tour

Once in Cape Town

Distance 1mi
Duration 20min
28 ratings

Immerse yourself in the culture and history of the bustling Kloof street - an arterial street that leads from Cape Town's CBD to the glorious Table Mountain. Local Entrepreneur Kim Whitaker guides the tour, showing her favourite spots to eat and... More»


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by Gideon Granville in Cape Town
01 Sep 2015
Sea point promenade audio walking tour

Sea Point Promenade

Distance 2mi
Duration 65min
17 ratings

This is, without doubt, Cape Town's favourite walk, and the whole city comes out to Sea Point to stretch its legs, take in the sunset, smell the sea air and walk dogs.

The walk starts at a landmark visited by Charles Darwin in 1836, meanders... More»


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by Woman Zone in Cape Town
14 Aug 2015
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Being a Woman in Cape Town

Distance 1mi
Duration 30min
3 ratings

Cape Town is also known as the Mother City, and this half-hour walk will show you the city from a woman’s perspective! Your guide is Nancy Richards, the founder of Woman Zone: an organisation bringing women of all cultures together.

From the... More»


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by Vicky Truter in Cape Town
30 Jul 2015
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Kleinplaas Dam Road

Distance 1mi
Duration 30min
0 ratings

A walk to Kleinplaas Dam along an old jeep track reveals some of the Cape Floristic Region's hidden tales. Explore the stone cottage ruins amidst the fynbos and discover how the indigenous Bontebok narrowly evaded extinction.


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by John Bartmann in Cape Town
10 Jul 2015
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Woodstock Street Art Tour

Distance 1mi
Duration 30min
33 ratings

Woodstock's street art is world-class. Meet local artist Rashied as he guides you through the streets, telling the story of Woodstock's art for the last time, just days before tragically passing away in a fire. His passion for the area spans a... More»


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by Christine Hogg in Cape Town
03 Jul 2015
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Changing Neighbourhoods: Walmer Estate and Upper Woodstock

Distance 1.5mi
Duration 50min
7 ratings

Walmer Estate and Woodstock are changing. Christine Hogg – a curious local – set out to discover more about the area's hybrid architecture, colonial history and recent transformation.

She found residents, business owners and NGO workers who... More»


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by Matt Weisse in Cape Town
01 Jul 2015
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Cape Town's Secret Tunnels and Lost Rivers

Distance 1mi
Duration 35min
1 rating

Join Matt Weisse on a leisurely walk through the city, following in the path of the old underground rivers and tunnels to the Castle of Good Hope. Parts of the underground Canals and Rivers date back to 1652. They used to supply the passing ships... More»


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Cycling the Seaboard

Distance 4.5mi
Duration 50min
5 ratings

Start your ride in the hustle and bustle of the V&A Waterfront and escape onto the tranquil and scenic Sea Point Promenade. Let the sea breeze fill your lungs, as you cycle along the Atlantic Seaboard.

The route is safe and mainly flat, and is... More»


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by John Bartmann in Cape Town
22 Jun 2015
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The Arderne Gardens

Distance 0.5mi
Duration 10min
3 ratings

This route takes you through an enchanting and historical arboretum, which has been attracting seekers of solitude since 1845. Enjoy the serenity and magic of this peaceful oasis with a slow, quiet stroll through the glades and ponds.


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by John Bartmann in Cape Town
29 May 2015
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Harfield Village

Distance 1mi
Duration 40min
10 ratings

Harfield Village is a quaint little quarter of the city with a vibrant history. It has a proudly preserved community feel. It's a village of daytime pram-pushers, rush-hour commuters, and evening craft beer connoisseurs.

Take a walk through... More»


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by Coleen van Staden in Cape Town
24 Feb 2015
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Muizenberg Like a Local

Distance 1mi
Duration 30min
26 ratings

This walk takes you off the beaten path, to all the spots that Muizenbergers love. Your host is Coleen, a member of Cape Town Tourism's content team. She lives here and knows its curious little shops, studios and eateries intimately, but she'll... More»


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Observatory cape town audio walking tour
Distance 1.7km
Duration 30min
An Exploration of Observatory

Experience eclectic Observatory through the eyes of a long-time resident

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Distance 3.4km
Duration 40min
A Pilgrimage of Newlands' Breweries

A modern day beer pilgrimage through Newlands

Bokaap walking tour
Distance 1.3km
Duration 35min
Bo-Kaap: The Village in the City

A walk through the village in the city, with lifelong resident Shereen Habib.

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Cape Winelands

Gables audio walk spier wine farm
Distance 0.6km
Duration 10min
Gables

Take a fictional journey into the life of a 19th century slave in the Winelands

Chicken spier
Distance 3.8km
Duration 45min
Walk the Spier Farm

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

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Karoo

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Distance 1.2km
Duration 45min
Historic Tour of Matjiesfontein

Uncover the remarkable tale of Matjiesfontein's founder, with author Dean Allen

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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