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Classic: Includes free walking tour & 1 full day to explore over 50 of Cape Town’s top attractions

See the best Cape Town has to offer on the open-top red bus

Hop on the open top red bus and enjoy the sights of Cape Town  – from Table Mountain to the V&A Waterfont, from Camps Bay to Kirstenbosch.

The Classic package gives you one full day on the bus covering all hop-on, hop-off tours.

Highlights 

  • Includes 2 FREE walking tours

  • Takes you to over 50 of Cape Town's leading attractions

  • Includes all 4 tour loops! Hop on and off as many times as you like  

    • City Tour to Table Mountain

    • Downtown Tour through the City

    • Constantia Valley Wine Bus

    • Mini Peninsula Tour to Kirstenbosch & Hout Bay

  • On-board audio commentary in 15 languages

  • A special audio channel for kids to enjoy

  • Additional discounts and special deals negotiated just for you – see the back of your ticket

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With over 30 stops you get the chance to visit over 50 top attractions in Cape Town with the open-top red bus

  • FREE walking tours
  • Valid for all hop-on, hop off tour loops
  • City Tour to Table Mountain
  • Downtown Tour through the city
  • Constantia Valley Wine Bus
  • Peninsula Tour to Kirstenbosch & Hout Bay
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Online Price: R280
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Premium Best seller

Save 40%! With over 30 stops you get the chance to see over 50 top attractions in Cape Town with the open-top red bus

  • FREE Seal & V&A Harbour Cruise OR Canal Cruise
  • FREE Sunset Bus Tour
  • FREE walking tours
  • 1 extra day on the bus (2 consecutive days)
  • Valid for all hop-on, hop off tour loops
  • City Tour to Table Mountain
  • Downtown Tour through the city
  • Constantia Valley Wine Bus
  • Peninsula Tour to Kirstenbosch & Hout Bay
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Online Price: R380
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Deluxe Save over 45%

Save 45%! With over 30 stops you get the chance to see over 50 top attractions in Cape Town with the open-top red bus

  • FREE Seal & V&A Harbour Cruise OR Canal Cruise
  • FREE Sunset Bus Tour
  • FREE walking tours
  • 2 extra days on the bus to explore Cape Town (3 consecutive days)
  • Valid for all hop-on, hop off tour loops
  • City Tour to Table Mountain
  • Downtown Tour through the city
  • Constantia Valley Wine Bus
  • Peninsula Tour to Kirstenbosch & Hout Bay
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Explore Cape Town’s most popular tourist attractions on our tours

Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

The red bus takes you directly to the cable cars that go up Table Mountain. Skip the ticket queue by buying your cableway ticket at our tour offices or from your bus driver.

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V&A Waterfront

As one of Africa’s most visited destinations the V&A Waterfront offers an abundance of unforgettable experiences. It’s also home to one of our ticket offices and the Harbour Cruise.

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Camps Bay

Home to one of our ticket offices. Camps Bay is a cosmopolitan and trendy beachfront suburb with top restaurants and bars. The office is located just outside the luxurious Bay Hotel on Victoria Road.

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Kirstenbosch Gardens

One of the truly great botanical gardens of the world, located on the slopes of Table Mountain and showcasing South Africa’s six different biomes.

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Mariner's Wharf

A harbour-front emporium with Cape Town’s best fish and chips, the popular Bay Harbour Market, boat trips and Pietie Boy the seal.

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Free wine tasting & cheese pairing on our Franschhoek & Stellenbosch winelands day tour

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Frequently asked questions

You can start the tour at any of the scheduled stops along the bus route, but we recommend our tour offices outside the Two Oceans Aquarium (stop 1), 81 Long Street (stop 5) and Camps Bay (stop 8).

Our hop on hop off buses run every day of the year, but on certain days we suspend specific routes. Please be sure to check our latest timetable.

Stops along our routes are open most of the time but there are some exceptions – especially during the festive season. If you’re going to hop on and off with us on Christmas and/or New Year’s Day in Cape Town, please note which stops won’t be open and on which days.

Closed on Christmas Day (25 December 2017):

  • South African Museum (stop 14)
  • Groot Constantia (stop 25)
  • Eagles’ Nest Wines (stop 26)
  • Beau Constantia (stop 27)

Closed on Christmas Day (25 December 2017), Boxing Day (26 December) and New Year's Day (1 January 2018):

  • Jewel Africa (stop 6)
  • Castle of Good Hope (stop 18)
  • Eagles’ Nest Wines (stop 26)
  • Beau Constantia (stop 27)

Closed on Good Friday (30 March)

  • Eagles’ Nest Wines (stop 26)
  • Beau Constantia (stop 27)

If Classic tickets are purchased at one our of tour offices, they are valid for that day only, or for the next consecutive two or three days if you bought a Premium or Deluxe ticket.

If Classic, Premium or Deluxe tickets are bought online, they are valid for 14 days from the date of purchase.  

Tickets do not include entrance fees to the stops. However, if you check the back of your ticket, you'll see a list of stops where you'll receive a discount on entrance fees – simply show your City Sightseeing ticket when you enter.

No, a Classic ticket is valid for an entire day, a Premium ticket for two consecutive days and a Deluxe ticket for three consecutive days – until the last departure. This means you can hop on and hop off as many times as you'd like at no additional cost.

There are three ways to buy tickets:

  • On the bus, at any one of our scheduled stops along the way

  • At our tour offices. There's one at the V&A Waterfront81 Long Street and Camps Bay

  • Discounted online (please note that Pensioner tickets are not available online) 

  • Pensioner Special tickets can only be bought at one of our ticket offices or on the bus on presentation of a South African ID

Yes, all our buses are fully equipped with card facilities. Please note, however, that we do not accept American Express cards.

Children aged five to 17 years pay R100, R200 and R200 for a Classic, Premium and Deluxe ticket respectively.

Children under five ride for free (only two children allowed per paying adult).

South African pensioners get a 50% discount on all hop on hop off bus and Waterfront Harbour Cruise tickets every Tuesday and Friday (including public holidays). This special is available all year round, except from 14 December to 14 January.

Yes, the majority of our buses on the City Tour to Table Mountain and Mini Peninsula Tour in Cape Town are wheelchair friendly. If you're unsure or require assistance, please ask one of our friendly staff members to help you. 

The Travel Depot is an information and booking hub located at 81 Long Street (stop 5) in Cape Town. Here, locals and visitors will find several tour operators under one roof for their convenience. 

The Travel Depot offers City Sightseeing passengers the opportunity to hop off the bus and have access to the best travel experiences in and around the city. It showcases a range of activities, including helicopter rides, shark cage-diving and more. Cape Town Tourism provides general tourist information.

We've got discounts and special deals negotiated just for you – see the back of your ticket for details.