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Roots Africa Tours Day Tours

Welgemoed 7385, South Africa
+27 21 913 9553
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Cape Town and Wine Country

There are many wonderful guides and Roots Africa Tours has wonderful guides. BUT - the best way to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
Half day township tour

Got picked up at our hotel, taken to Bo Kaap to see the brightly coloured houses before collecting... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Michael N
Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
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Welgemoed 7385, South Africa
+27 21 913 9553

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many wonderful guides and Roots Africa Tours has wonderful guides. BUT - the best way to judge a great guide is by the flexibility and ability to adapt to changing events. Our guide, Ryan was extremely resourceful. First, when we first met with...More

Thank patkahle
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Got picked up at our hotel, taken to Bo Kaap to see the brightly coloured houses before collecting rest of party. Were then taken through District Six out to two townships Langa and Khayelitsha. Oh what poverty!. You cannot imagine the living conditions in some...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

We booked two tours with Roots Africa Tours (Peninsula and Township tours), in both cases we were guided by Owen, who was professional, most gracious, friendly, and knowledgable. Owen was very attentive to what we were looking for, and went over and above to make...More

Thank Jnopol
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Roots of Africa helped us to make a half day tour in the townships and to visit some handi craft centers where inhabitants work their art and craft to sell them lagter on to shops downtown. We also were very well explained how apartheid worked...More

Thank Dommeldange
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We had the most amazing time in Cape Town thanks to Eddy and Owen from Roots Africa. I can't begin to explain how fantastic they were. They went out of their way to make our stay memorable. I was travelling with my daughter and felt...More

Thank anne p
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We would highly recommend our tour guide Owen J. He was top-notch. My wife and I booked the Cape Peninsula tour via Viator. When Owen J arrived we let him know that this was the last day of our stay in Capetown. We let him...More

Thank Christie M
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Our group traveled to Cape Town for the first time in December 2016, and had the most marvelous trip! This was due in large part because of Reza Toyer of Roots Africa Tours. He picked us up on time every day with a huge smile,...More

Thank Karina C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Tour guide Owen was a first class guide, he explained very everything well from when the apartheid law was first brought in to how it was enforced and how it affected people's lives. We visited district six then Langa where we visited a small museum...More

Thank brucesue2016
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Impressive experience; history of CapeTown from perspective of original inhabitants; focusing on the role of Nelson Mandela; how only forgiveness could overcome apartheid and form basis for a healthy future for black, colored and whites together... seeing Capetown and SA through fresh pair of eyes......More

Thank Richard O
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was with an amazing tour company (smartours) and they set up a cultural tour through Cape Town with Roots Africa. Our driver was so knowledgeable and let us know about everything in the area. We drove thru the city and stopped at many places....More

Thank Aaren T
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