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Laura's Township Tours

Ny 9, Guguletu 7750, South Africa
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We made plans to do the intro to township tour with Laura. We waited for ages for her to turn up at... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Kerrie372
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BAD EXPERIENCE

We had booked Lauras township tour a long time / weeks before our visit to cape town. On the... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
ehl52
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Laura´s Private Township Tours offers organized township tours for individuals. Visitors can choose between three different options. Each tour covers a visit of the townships Guguletu and Langa in the Cape Town suburbs but have a slightly different focus. You can choose between „The Intro Tour“, „The Gospel Tour“ and „The Cooking Tour“. An experience you will never forget.
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“gospel tour” (2 reviews)
“guide colin” (2 reviews)
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Ny 9, Guguletu 7750, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We made plans to do the intro to township tour with Laura. We waited for ages for her to turn up at the agreed meeting place and time and she never showed. I emailed her afterwards and I’m still waiting for a reply. There seems...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

We had booked Lauras township tour a long time / weeks before our visit to cape town. On the evening before our date we exchanged once more our mails to confirm the tour!! The next morning we went quite early by taxi! to the meeting...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Going over the reviews one word that comes again and again is 'inspiring' and indeed it would be difficult not to be inspired after having met Laura. The woman is a force of nature. The tour is not structured around dates and facts but around...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We being a family of three took the Gospel Tour - we brought along our seven year old daughter who enjoyed it too. Laura is an amazing passionate woman who pours her soul into these tours - she also offers great insight into the people...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We weren't sure about taking a tour in the townships, but luckily we came across Laura's website and decided to book a tour with her. Laura is an inspiring person who told us a lot about her personal story and the townships in general. We...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Laura guided us through Langa and Gugulethu township. She did extremely well in helping us see the life in a Township through telling her own story and also helping us understand the historical, societal and cultural context. The tour took us on a walk through...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Laura and her husband showed us the harsh reality in a township I Cape Town, but the tour was primary about hope and Laura's belief in making a difference matters. Laura’s little school is a living proof that she understands what it's really about. Laura’s...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

It was a very interesting and emotional day. We have learned a lot about townships and everybody should do a tour like this to get know both sides of Cape Town. Laura is a fantastic guide with very good knowledge and a wonderful laugh. We...More

Thank Anna W
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great tour with Colin and Glen of Langa and Guguletu townships, stopping also to see Laura's kindergarten and to meet her. The tours feel ethical, grassroots and they don't encourage you to give sweets or money directly to people in the township,...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

A powerful and emotional insight into Cape Town and the broader South Africa. The tour is exceptional and our guide, Colin, was very knowledgeable and engaging; a credit to himself and Laura. If you can go on any tour in Cape Town this is it....More

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Laura Ndukwana, Owner at Laura's Township Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

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Call or WhatsApp Laura Ndukwana on +27 82 979 5831 Or google laurastownshiptours
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