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City Sightseeing Cape Town: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour with FREE Walking Tours

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    • Adults (16+)
    • Children (5-15)
    • Infants (1-4)
from US$ 19.70 US$ 16.16 per person pp
    • The Hop-On, Hop-Off tour allows you to plan your own perfect Cape Town Sightseeing itinerary
    • More than 26 convenient stops and 4 routes ensure that you see the best of Cape Town
    • The hop-on, hop-off bus route also covers South Africa’s famous wine regions
    • Choose between 1-day and 2-day validity options
    • Enjoy FREE walking tours giving you a unique insight about the city
  • Overview

    The Cape Town hop-on hop-off tour introduces you to the sights and attractions of the city that effortlessly blends spectacular natural beauty with the fast pace and bright lights of a great urban centre. Enjoy this unique sightseeing experience in Cape Town onboard a London-style open top double-decker bus. Experience the convenience of hopping on and off at more than 26 designated stops and exploring Cape Town at your own pace. Your hop-on, hop-off ticket is valid for 1 day or 2 days, as per your choice.

    The red City Sightseeing buses operate on four routes including South Africa’s rich wine heritage and picturesque southern slopes of the Table Mountain. Audio commentary in multiple languages are available in the bus.

    Some of the many attractions covered are:

    • The Clock Tower
    • Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
    • Kirstenbosch Gardens
    • World of Birds
    • Imizamo Yethu Township
    • The South African Museum
    • District Six Museum
    • St. George's Cathedral
    • Castle of Good Hope
    • Groot Constantia
    • Eagles' Nest
    • Beau Constantia

    For more information on routes, download the tour route map

    Enjoy two FREE guided walking tours – The Historic City Walk, The Bo-Kaap Walk, that will give you interesting insights about the city.

    That's not all! Relax back and soak in the views of Cape Town. Avail a free Harbour cruise ride or Canal cruise ride only on purchase of the 2 day ticket.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary


    When does it run?



    1-day or 2 days (take a pick!) 

    Start Time

    Buses depart between 8:20am and 5:15pm.
    Since this is an outdoor activity, the schedules might just change sometimes. Check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.

    Walking tours:

    Historic City Tour: 10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm and 4pm
    Bo-Kaap Tour: 10:30am, 1:30pm and 4pm

    Meeting Point

    You may board the bus at any of the designated stops.

    Walking tours: Make your way to the City Sightseeing Tour Office, 81 Long Street.

    Ending Point

    Hop off at any of the stops

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    • 1 or 2 day Hop-On Hop-Off ticket
    • Audio commentary in Afrikaans, Arabic, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Zulu, Mandarin, Turkish and special kids commentary
    • 2 FREE walking tours
    • Harbour cruise or Canal cruise (only with 2 day ticket)
    • Entrance fees
  • Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    We ensure that the tour runs on time, however, at times the itinerary might be revised due to weather, traffic conditions, etc.

    Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    We want everyone to be a part of our tours and hence there are special arrangements for wheelchair ramps.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.

  • Customer Reviews

    • Great buses. Regular and friendly. Best way to get around cape town with no worries.

      Deborah Hill, United Kingdom
    • Very good ,informative and reliable

      DAVID FREEMAN, United Kingdom
    • One of the best Hop-On Hop-Off Tour,

      Very good, well organized. excellent 4 different routes, very frequent buses, Highly recommended.

      Han Gan, Canada
    • Happy with the tour !!!!!

      JANARDHANAN PILLAI, 26/Dec/2019
    • Whole experience was more than what i had expected. Soomth ride in bus ,changing the vouceher was very smooth .

      Srivatsan Kumar, 16/Dec/2019
    • Whole experience was more than what i had expected. Soomth ride in bus ,changing the vouceher was very smooth .

      Srivatsan Kumar, 16/Dec/2019
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