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City Sightseeing

Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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“blue route”(312 reviews)
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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. 4 Routes - 1 Ticket. All day - Every day!
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 511 6000
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Reviewed yesterday

The Elvis fan club in Cape Town did the City Sightseeing Red line tour for our year end social. We enjoyed all the points of interest as the bus was rockin' n rollin' through the city, got to see the beautiful Table Mountain up close...More

Thank nicoletteEPFCA
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We bought a day pass for the hop on hop off routes. We were surprised at how reasonably priced this was. The blue route was exceptionally good. I'd definitely recommend that. Based on that experience we took their Cape Explorer tour, which goes to to...More

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CSScpt, Director of Sales at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your review. I am very happy to hear you enjoyed the hop on service. I am sorry the Cape Point tour was not to your liking. It is operated in a double deck luxury coach as advertised. Whilst driving to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You're on a really comfy coach that takes you all around the Cape. We went with Keith who was brilliant with knowledge on each area and some lovely background stories to places. Can't recommend it enough. Fab

Thank suzcoo
Reviewed 2 days ago

I personally did the two day tour, since I thought there were so many routes, that it definitely takes two days to see it all. In retrospect I have to say, that one day would have been enough probably, unless you want to do table...More

Thank bhulliger
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did sightseeing with Cape explorer and don't regret it.the guides were knowledgeable and explained great deal about Cape Town. The trip to winelands with Alex the driver and Fredrick the guide was excellent. The sightseeing city tour buses take around Capetown from V&A waterfront...More

Thank Winnernumber1
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you do not have your own transport I would definitely get a bus ticket for at least one day. We did the blue route and stopped off at the Botanical Gardens. You can also swap to the red route and visit table mountain but...More

Thank adnyl444
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely AWESOME. What a fantastic way to see my own City. We Loved every minute of it. Will definitely go again 😀

Thank Getaway08443852109
Reviewed 5 days ago

The trip we took was the Cape of good hope and penguins at boulder beach just about a full day. The guide was Ian Wallace who was excellent in that he knew just about everything regarding the tour and described it to us clearly and...More

Thank fortyfran
Reviewed 6 days ago

Even as a local Capetonian, this is still one of the best ways to see the sights all in one day. There are so many places to go and sights to see in this great city and this is by far the most enjoyable way...More

Thank Toescream
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took my grandaughter on the mini peninsula trip for her birthday it was an amazing experience well worth every penny I'll recommend this trip to any one coming to Capetown or any locals .Definitely doing it again next year another route of cause .

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2 November 2018|
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Response from CSScpt | Property representative |
Hello. There is no alcohol allowed on the bus. You’re welcome to bring cooldrincks though
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5 October 2018|
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Response from phototripper | Reviewed this property |
Parking at Table mountain is free all along the road near the cable car. It gets pretty busy so you might have a bit of a walk from your car to the bus. You can visit Table mountain before or after your Hop On Hop Off... More
5 August 2018|
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Response from MaxBanks | Reviewed this property |
I’d get the 2 day ticket - the one that also takes you out to Caoe Point - Simons Town, boulders beach and Caoe Point . It is beautiful out that way. Tip for Table Mountain - get your tickets online and be there 15 mins... More