Cultural Tour & Robben Island Ferry

     

Tour Features:
Visit District Six museum, Townships of Khayelitsha, Langa and Robben Island.
Opportunity to purchase local arts and crafts.

Tour Details:

Date 24 September – 01 October 2020 (except Sunday)
Departure Time 08:45 – 18:00
Departure Point Cape Town International Convention Centre
Tour Cost R1320.00 per person

Tour Itinerary:

The tour offers you an insight into, and interaction with, diverse cultures, communities and individuals living in our colourful society.  Witness everyday life in a demanding environment and share in the hopes and the achievements of our people.

Travel to District Six and visit the museum. Visit Langa where you will have the opportunity to visit a traditional healer “Sangoma.” Enjoy the local market, arts and crafts in this township.

Stop at the Gugulethu Seven Memorial & Amy Biehl memorial, the Cross-Roads, Bonteheuwel, Nyanga, Khayelitsha, home to over a million people, and experience a local community church (optional).

Some of the venues may be closed on public holidays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Complete your cultural experience by extending the morning Township Visit Tour to include a visit to Robben Island on the 13:00 ferry. Board the Robben Island ferry and enjoy spectacular views of Cape Town and Table Mountain as you sail across the bay to this island which is so full of history. Once you reach the island you will be given a guided tour and see the prison cell that held Nelson Mandela captive for so many years. Your return to the hotel is included in the price or alternately, stay at the Waterfront for dinner. You would need to make your own arrangements back to the hotel.

Visit to include Robben Island subject to weather, ferry schedule and seat availability

Handy tip: Sun protection, protective clothing and preventative treatment against seas sickness are advisable

Passenger Information:

Tour Code ROB01
Duration Full Day
Vehicle Air-conditioned coach to suite group size.
Included Transportation, sightseeing as per itinerary.
Excluded Meals, gratuities, items of a personal nature, drinks, any additional extras.
Activity Level Low.