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Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour

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A passionate guide for a passionate visit!

Ursula was our guide, and having lived in the city forever, she has seen it evolve and is a... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
bestregards f
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Amazing personal guided tour

You really cannot beat this as a way to discover and begin to understand this fascinating... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
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Enjoy a living, noisy and intriguing city as we manoeuvre through its busy streets. History, culture and architecture are woven into our story. We find our way to the colourful Bo-Kaap, the country's oldest Muslim area, (it is recommended that...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Ecke Hout Street 66 Loop Street | Prins & Prins Diamond Museum,Huguenot House, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Starting point is a beautiful mansion with a diamond museum. Ursula is a friendly lady who knows Cape Town very well. Her tour was in German. She explained a lot about the history of the city, but also about today’s life. There was a lot...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for finding the time for a review of my tour. I appreciate your comment very much. I trust that the walk has given you a good insight into our busy city and that you will spend many happy hours still in...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Ursula was our guide, and having lived in the city forever, she has seen it evolve and is a fantastic and passionate guide. Very safety-conscious, she will take you to the real Cape Town, unraveling its vibrant and complex history. Full of tips with great...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

I sincerely thank you for your comment and review. Your interest in our city and enthusiasm to discover its historical development turned the walk into a wonderful experience for me. Thank you.

Reviewed 19 January 2018

You really cannot beat this as a way to discover and begin to understand this fascinating, multi-layered city. Ursula knows this place like the back of her hand but, for all her obvious erudition, makes her commentary chatty, amusing and accessible. We started at the...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

It is truly wonderful and encouraging to read your warm review. But it is you and your own spirited participation that turned the walk into a unique experience. I thank you for sharing your thoughts and hope that the memories will linger for a long...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Ursula was a great guide. She switched effortlessly from English to German and knew so much about Cape Town and the history. Very well worth taking this trip

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thanks a lot for taking the time and trouble to review the walk. It was great fun showing you around Cape Town and I hope that you will leave with great memories!

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Ursula was a brilliant guide who shared a fantastic depth and breadth of knowledge about Cape Town with our group of three - two Germans and one American, whereby she adeptly switched between languages to conduct a tour for us all! Absolutely worth the price...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Indeed, it was great fun showing you all that Cape Town centre has to offer. Well, nearly all! Thank you so much for your warm and encouraging words, I appreciate it very much. I wish you a few more wonderful days in our city, before...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

This three hour walk might be a little strenuous for elderly people, but it's fun to do it with Ursula. Her knowledge about Cape Town, collected in over 25 years of living in this place, allows almost every question .... should there be any left...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thanks for your warm words about the walk. With every tour I guide, I also learn from my guests and for that I am always grateful. I also enjoy 'hopping' between English and German, and am amazed at the English knowledge of many of my...More

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This tour gave me so much in site info to this great place , open my eyes to see Cape Town differently

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you so much for your encouraging comment. Cape Town is a great place and I am pleased that I could bring our city closer to your heart. Enjoy the rest of your holidays.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Don't miss this humorous tour. The walking tour with Ursela was very informative and quite exciting. Ursela is a very Knowledgeable person when it comes to Cape Town - The Bo-Kaap and the City Centre. I personally would not have done this tour so to...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Wow, thank you very much for your warm-hearted and in-depth review. I truly appreciate your comments, the time and effort you took to describe your experience. Some of the things, like the 'hidden museum' I can't unfortunately show on every tour, it depends so much...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Ursula is a superb guide. Full of knowledge about Cape Town. We would never have done this tour on our own and appreciated just how safe we felt walking with her in a very unfamiliar city. As a bonus we spent 30 minutes prior to...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you so much for your warm words. I thoroughly enjoyed showing you our lively city, ''steering' you along the sometimes quite hectic sidewalks. Stay safe and enjoy the rest of your holidays.

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We spent the morning with Ursula and learned so much about the city. She pointed out things we would never have seen or discovered on our own and it all seemed so fresh, in spite of the fact that she's been doing these tours for...More

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Capetownonfoot, Owner at Wanderlust - Cape Town on Foot Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you so much for your kind and encouraging words. I enjoyed our walk together and your own curiosity about our city which adds so much value to a walking tour. Enjoy the rest of your holiday in Cape Town.

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Elisa E
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Response from Capetownonfoot | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately there will be no guided Wanderlust walks during the month of May, possibly June as I will be away for a winter break. But just for your general information, the tours take place on... More
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Response from NC_EddieJ | Reviewed this property |
We spent over 2.5 hours with Ursula and well worth the 250R each. We never would have seen or learned so much on our own.
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