See the colourful houses, smell the spices of the East, hear the mosques calling for prayer, let the Cape Malay food tempt your taste buds and get a feel of what else to do in Cape Town. On the way there we might even show you a hidden place to get a local beer.

This activity includes:

Professional guide - Mosque "Auwal Masjeed" - "Tuan Guru" himself - The old Tailors House - The different coloured houses - Biesmiellah Cape Malay Restaurant - The Atlas Spice Trading Centre - Smell the spices of the east - The beautiful Chiappini Street - Passing through Long Street and Bree Street

    Traveler Reviews

  • “Wonderful apartheid walking tour with Ken!”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June 05, 2018

    One of the best walking tours I’ve ever been on. Ken did a great job explaining the complicated history of the city and engaging everyone on the tour, but what put it over the top was his ability to...

  • “Amazing Historical Tour With Ken”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June 05, 2018

    Had an amazing time with Ken on a historical walking tour around Cape Town. It was 90 minutes packed with information. Ken keeps the tour really engaging and fun and even got some good food...

  • “Lizzy is a top Tour Guide ”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June 04, 2018

    We did the historical tour, although it was not our wish in the first place. We really enjoyed it! Lizzy makes a very good job and “performs” great!

Meeting point

Green Market Square

On arrival

The meeting point is at Green Market Square, on the corner of Burg Street and Shortmarket Street. Look out for our green umbrellas!

Things to note

Our free tours run 365 days a year come rain or shine !


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