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Cape Town Urban Adventures

c/o Burg and Castle Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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Best City Experience Ever

My best friend chose this as her birthday gift. At first my husband wasn't excited but at the end... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
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A unique combination of experiences

We went with Kevin, a man who has worked in one of the townships for many years. Once there, a... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
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Cape Town Urban Adventures offers unique and authentic day tours around Cape Town. They range from 2 hour to 1 day adventures and uncover back streets, hidden gems, and fascinating sights. Step into the lives of locals, find out what makes the city tick, and get acquainted with the local food, culture, and traditions of Cape Town. A local expert guide will provide the knowledge and lead you through a fantastic urban experience.
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“township tour” (2 reviews)
“samosas” (2 reviews)
“bo kaap” (2 reviews)
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c/o Burg and Castle Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

My best friend chose this as her birthday gift. At first my husband wasn't excited but at the end he was raving about the experience. It began with a township tour and a included a visit to the home of our guide for that part...More

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Kevin W, Owner at Cape Town Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for this wonderful review. We do like to show the positive side of township life.

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

We went with Kevin, a man who has worked in one of the townships for many years. Once there, a local woman walked through the "streets", brought us into a home, and answered our many questions. We never felt uncomfortable and all of the people...More

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Kevin W, Owner at Cape Town Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thanks Laurie, since taking over Urban Adventures recently we have enjoyed introducing visitors to the different aspects of Cape Town.

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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Today my husband and I went with 2 other ladies on the Faces of Cape Town tour run by Urban Adventures. We booked and paid online some months ago. Yesterday I had no trouble confirming the pickup by phoning our guide on the provided number....More

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Reviewed 12 March 2013

Don't book with this company; they are a scam! I bought 2 tours for 2 people via their website before going to Cape Town. We printed out the vouchers that were emailed to us and everything looked legitimate. We went to the appointed time and...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2012

Don´t miss downtown area of Cape Town. There is a wonderful place to go that is Green Market Square, with selected and fair prices of African artcrafts, from all over Africa. All the historic buildings are there, too.

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Reviewed 30 January 2012

Cape Town now is officially one of the seven wonder of the world and you do not have to travel through inaccessible lands in order to reach it. Once you get there after an easy and comfortable air trip you are in the middle of...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2011

I went to Cape Town with my friends and we had the best the times of our lives. It was such a beautiful place, with so many friendly people. The weather was really hot and it was just awesome to swim in crystal clear water...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2010

I went on the Township Tour, walking in the streets between the locals and seeing the realness of Guguletu really got me in ways I never thought was possible, oh and tasting Mzoli's (a local butchery and tavern) barbecue was amazing. You really get to...More

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