The Mini Peninsula Tour circles the back of Table Mountain, letting you take in the scenery of the mountain’s southern slopes, which include the beautiful gardens of Kirstenbosch, past the exquisite Constantia winelands and out of town towards charming Hout Bay, before heading back through the Atlantic Seaboard and into the city centre.
Best way to visit Cape Town peninsula and surrounds
Circular route, buses run regularly. See timetable for details
14 bus stops, hop on and hop off as you like
Total tour duration (with no hop-offs): approx. two hours, 15 minutes
Commentary in 15 languages (English, Afrikaans, Arabic, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish and Zulu) and a special channel for kids
Best things to see on the Cape Town Mini Peninsula Tour
Meet the locals at Imizamo Yethu Township (stop 23) and visit the Original T-Bag Design company (closed on Saturdays and Sundays). The Imizamo Yethu Township Tour runs seven days a week and will leave you with a sense of ubuntu – a South African term for essential human virtues, compassion and humanity.
Where does the Cape Town Mini Peninsula Tour start?
A red bus ticket allows you to hop on and hop off on all our tours so you can start your double-decker experience at any of our stops. Tickets can be bought at our tour offices (stop 1 and stop 5), online at a discounted rate or from the bus driver.
Select the 'Map' tab above to zoom in and explore the route, or download a printable PDF map here.
Explore Cape Town on the red bus
Why not explore the City Tour to Table Mountain and the Mini Peninsula Tour with the added Wine Tour? If you have time, go on the Downtown tour too through the City! And how about a free walking tour in between? Your ticket gives you access to all these tours. Here's a video on what to expect when you hop on the red bus in Cape Town.
A township on the slopes of the picturesque seaside suburb of Hout Bay and home of Original T-Bag Designs where you can enjoy a free cup of tea. Take a guided walking tour for a unique on-the-ground township experience.