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18 Mar 2016
“Insight in Township life”
23 Apr 2015
“Fascinating visit”
Visit the vibrant Black township of Khayelitsha, near Cape Town, and interact with the residents and experience their way of life. Purchase local arts and crafts, share a joke, enjoy a meal, be entertained by the children, take photos, support...more
V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 372 9131
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Reviewed 19 March 2016

If you would like to know more about a township, please book Nomvuyo Tours. Jenny knows the people in the townships and does her utmost to help the people to improve their lives. She will show you around and tell you a lot. We would...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Annelies F
Reviewed 23 April 2015

I visited Khayelitsha with Jenny this February. She picked me up at my hotel in her own car and we headed off for what felt more like visit to friends than a tour. We visited several of her friends, walked around a couple of neighbourhoods...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank dawnvOR
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Jenny took us on a tour of the Khayelitsha township. She collected us from & returned us to our hotel in her car. We left at 10am & returned around 3pm. The township has a population of 2million people. Jenny has worked there for a...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank MelbourneMajor
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Jenny took us to Khayelitsha in her private car. There were just the two of us, no other guests. It's been a most memorable day which is due to the fact that Jenny is very close with a family living there. So it never felt...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Chris_and_Jas
Reviewed 3 November 2012

Jenny really knows her stuff and is an honorary member of the 'Khaye family'. If you want to really find out the way people live in Khayelitsha then Jenny is your guide. The tour was interesting and informative and gave the opportunity to meet the...More

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank shish57
Reviewed 7 January 2012

First of all, if you are looking to take a visit into the township, look no further than Jenny Housdon and Nomvuyo's tours. I think that Jenny should change the name from Jenny's Tours to Jenny's Township Visits because this is not a tour. If...More

Date of experience: December 2011
2  Thank Lamont41
Reviewed 18 December 2011

Want a synthetic experience where you are herded from viewpoint to craft shop in Khayelitsha? Go for one of the main tour companies. Want a real insight into everyday life in this friendly township near Cape Town? Go with Jenny Housdon of Nomvuyo's tours! Jenny...More

Date of experience: December 2011
1  Thank Stephann
Reviewed 9 June 2011

We did 4 guided tours during our 2-week vacation in CT, and this was definitely the most interesting (we also had a great time with African Outdoor Adventures on Table Mountain, and you wouldn't get better value than out of Daytrippers for their cycling-hiking-driving tour...More

Date of experience: June 2011
2  Thank tripthewiser
Reviewed 3 January 2011

I was fortunate to find Jenny Housdon of Nomvuyo's Tours. She took me and two others to neighborhoods in Khayelitsha Township where the larger tours do not go. She has many friends in the area and we were greeted personally with warmth and openness. We...More

Thank mheatherj
Reviewed 25 October 2010

When I first heard about 'Township tours' I immediately thought 1) indecent and 2) dangerous. Nothing could be further from the truth. Nomvuyo's supports many local projects to help out the community and the 'tour' actually consist of following Jenny - who volunteering with many...More

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