Half-Day Cape Township Tour

Half-Day Cape Township Tour

Short Overview

Discover South Africa's diverse and troubled past while gaining an insight into modern South African life with this half-day tour. From District Six, where forced removals changed the lives of countless people, to less formal settlements where traditional healers keep alive generations of tradition in the face of rapid modernization. 

Why us ?
Unlimited game drives with expert guides
Private 4x4 custom safari vehicles
AMREF air rescue insurance included in each trip

All year round


Details of Half-Day Cape Township Tour

You'll be picked up from your Cape Town accommodation and set out for your half-day tour of the many townships that lie around the city.

Your day's tour includes a visit to the infamous District 6, the massive Langa township, and a number of other points of interest in between. Part driving tour and part walking tour, your half-day exploration will give you a chance to interact with locals, visit museums commemorating the events of the Apartheid, sample local beverages, and even participate in a Church service (Sundays only).

This tour can be arranged as a private tour or a group tour, with group tours departing twice per day.


Itinerary in Brief

DAY 1 - CAPE TOWN Half-day township tour. (No meals included)

B - Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner


  • Visit District 6 and the District 6 Museum

  • Explore Langa township

  • Visit a community school

  • Walking tour of a township

  • Sample traditional beer

  • Meet local leaders

  • Can be arranged as a private tour or group tour

Why Book with Shadows of Africa?

Tailor Made, Private Tours

Tailor Made, Private Tours

We specialize in tailor-making your tour to suit your tastes and budget. We can customize everything from routes to accommodation to optional activities.
Expert Advice

Expert Advice 24/7

With offices in Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, the USA, Europe, and Australia, you have access to Shadows of Africa personnel 24/7. We’ re with you from the planning stages all the way through to dropping you off at the airport at journey’ s end.
World Class Guides & Unlimited Game Driving

World Class Guides & Unlimited Game Driving

Our drivers are all fluent in English and all have at least a decade of safari experience. Our guides are chosen to be personable and knowledgeable, and with no limit on drive distance – you can game drive from dawn until dusk.
Specialized Safari Vehicles

Specialized Safari Vehicles

Our safari fleet is made up of specially customised 4x4 Toyota Land Cruisers equipped with large windows, pop up roof, phone charging stations, comfortable seats, and a fully stocked supply of water, coffee, and tea.
Full Financial Protection

Full Financial Protection

With offices in the US, Europe, Tanzania, and Australia, you can make payment to whichever is most convenient. We also accept payments via credit card and PayPal.
Your One Stop African Operator

Your One Stop African Operator

We can arrange safaris in Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, or Kenya, as well as beach getaways to Zanzibar, the Kenya Coast, or the Seychelles.