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City Sightseeing Cape Town

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Address: Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Experience the best way to see Cape Town. Our red open-top buses take you...

Experience the best way to see Cape Town. Our red open-top buses take you on hop-on, hop-off tours: Red City Tour via Table Mountain and scenic Blue Mini Peninsula Tour via Kirstenbosch and Camps Bay.

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City Sightseeing Cape Town Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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We try to do the hop on/off buses where ever we go as they are an excellent way to get orientated in a new city. This was one of the best. We had a two day ticket and on the first... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Mairi P
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Lisbon
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Lisbon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We try to do the hop on/off buses where ever we go as they are an excellent way to get orientated in a new city. This was one of the best. We had a two day ticket and on the first day did the red route which allowed us to go up Table Mountain. In the afternoon we did the... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the first trip I take when I arrived in a city for the first time. With four different routes and lots of add ons and vouchers, these are of the best hop-on-off bus trips I have have taken in the world. My favourite is the blue route that takes you past Kirstenbosch, Constantia wine estates and Hout Bay.... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We live on the outskirts of Cape Town and regularly see the sightseeing buses - not surprisingly we have travelled on the routes the buses follow on many occasions. However, we decided to take our visitors on a sightseeing bus and selected the blue route. What is great about the ticket you buy is that you can travel all routes... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

City Sightseeing is a fantastic way to see Cape Town’s top attractions, offering various routes and great value for money. It’s an excellent introduction to the city for first time visitors. The Red City Tour takes you to the Table Mountain Cableway. You can get Cableway tickets from the bus driver. This is handy to know because the queues at... More 

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5 Thank MichelleSCapeTownSA
Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was an incredible experience and the buses are always on time, very friendly staff and info on the bus was very good. Even my teenage children really enjoyed the tours we took. I will definitely recommend this experience to anyone visiting Cape Town

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The three routes covered by the ticket offer drop offs at virtually every site worth a visit in or near the city bowl including the cable car station. The longest red route to the cable car, along the coast from Camps Bay and the Waterfront takes about one hour forty minutes from and back to any stop. The two other... More 

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1 Thank AdrianB144
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The bus goes around all the hot spots of Capetown and the explanations given on the bus are very informative. Be sure to put on sunblock if you plan to sit at the top because you may run into traffic and find yourself under the beautiful African sun for a long time

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked 5x 2 day tickets for our group and used every route except the sunset cruise. Each trip was comfortable informative and interesting with ample photography opportunities. The staff were courteous and friendly with every new ride and all the buses arrived within a few minutes of waiting. Queues were short or non existent and the commentary was humorous,... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As a birthday treat, my husband and I were tourists for the day in our home city. It was so much more fun than I imagined. We absolutely loved the experience. It was an awesome day, and very relaxing on the bus. The audio info was so interesting and we learned so much. The local music on the audio had... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Absolutely fabulous - throughly enjoyable way to see the city and the commentary was very entertaining. Easy to organise if booked on line and very straight forward to use.

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