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Footsteps to Freedom Tours

Lobby Taj Hotel, corner Wale St and St George's Mall, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 83 452 1112
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Explaining Cape Town's Historical Complexities

This was an excellent walking tour, hosted/guided by Hans. Hans has both lived through the many... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2015
EmptyNesters052014
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Perth, Australia
Great introduction

After arriving late at night into Cape Town, this tour was our first activity the next day. A... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2015
michael e
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Sydney, Australia
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Lobby Taj Hotel, corner Wale St and St George's Mall, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 February 2015

This was an excellent walking tour, hosted/guided by Hans. Hans has both lived through the many changes to Cape Town for +/- 50 years and also has a strong grasp of historical context of the city on the prevailing world stage. The combination of these...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

After arriving late at night into Cape Town, this tour was our first activity the next day. A fantastic orientation and history lesson about The Mother City. An easy walk and very informative guide.

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Reviewed 16 January 2015

We had Dr. Ivor Shaskolsky for our walking tour. We were extremely impressed with his expertise on Cape Town and it's history, no question was unanswered. The walking tour took us around the Cape Town and he pointed out special land marks and told us...More

1  Thank craigeelinks
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Walking tour of historic Cape Town with Hans a most knowledgeable, informative and pleasant guide. A great way to spend a couple of hours and a must do for all the insights into the history, economics and culture of this city

1  Thank Rick H
Reviewed 10 January 2015

The best city tour we have ever done! Very detailed explained history and political background of the city from past to present. A must in Cape town!!!!! Do it!

2  Thank Mark Peter S
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We took a full day tour of Cape Town with Garth. He broke down the history, culture and people of South African into four periods so that we could clearly understand the complex dynamics of the country. Garth was knowledgeable, friendly and answered our many...More

1  Thank WolfieNYC
Reviewed 1 January 2015

My family (2 adults +3 teens) had the privilege to spend the day with Garth and Nati on the Footsteps to Freedom and Township visit. Garth did a great job conveying the history of South Africa from 1600s to present. Garth is immensely knowledgeable and...More

1  Thank SwissMiss8135
Reviewed 27 December 2014

We decided to take the general tour of Cape Town at the suggestion of Frommer's travel guide and a friend. I am so glad we did! Ivor was both a local and an expert on Cape Town. He had a great deal of knowledge to...More

1  Thank jetaround112
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Our guide was very well informed, and was passionate about his work! The tour was amazing! Would highly recommend this tour to anyone who wants to take an in-depth look at the history of Cape Town. I would highly recommend brushing up on your Cape...More

Thank 74ernesto
Reviewed 20 November 2014

It was excellent in every respect. Very interesting and informative. The guide, Dr Ivor Shaskolsky, was extremely knowledgeable, willing to answer all questions and keen to discuss a lot of key issues related to the tour. It took about 3 to 3.5 hours, covered a...More

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