Cape Town day tours

Tours & Safaris

Cape Town Tour Guide – Cape Town Day Tours & Safaris


Our professional Cape Town tour guide is available for  tours in and around Cape Town and specialises in the most popular tours in the Cape, which are:

  • Cape Point tour
  • Cape Winelands 
  • Aquila Game Reserve (Big Five)
  • Great White Shark Cage Diving

The guide is knowledgeable about the area, and is a certified Cape Town tour guide. If you would prefer a driver, not a tour guide, then please make use of our chauffeur services.

*We offer Tours in English, Portuguese and Spanish.  

Please note: This is a pre-paid service and may only be secured by credit card!!

All vehicles are fitted with satellite tracking systems and the latest satellite navigation. We will accommodate groups and/or individuals. Services are only relevant to Western Cape.

Contact us for a quotation: info@cabs.co.za

Cape Peninsula day tour

Cape Peninsula day tour

Cape Point with its spectacular views is located east of the Cape of Good Hope and is the South Western tip of the African continent and the mythical meeting place of the Indian and Atlantic Oceans.

The Cape Point tour takes us through the beautiful Atlantic Seaboard along the rugged coastline past geographic landmarks of Lions Head and The Twelve Apostles mountain range.  We stop here for photographs en-route.

We proceed to Hout Bay with an optional boat trip to Seal Island.  We continue through the 9 kilometre spectacular Chapmans Peak drive and enjoy the beautiful view of the ocean on the winding road to Cape Point Nature Reserve. Once there look out for sightings of zebra, eland, ostriches and Chacma Baboons.

At Cape Point, you have an option of either walking or taking a funicular ride to the upper lighthouse.

Upon return we then stop for lunch at Boulders Beach, here we have an opportunity to view the endangered African Penguins.  We wind our way back along the East coast through Simonstown, headquarters of the South African navy.If time allows, a visit to the world famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

All entrance fees and lunches: for clients account.

You will be accompanied by a qualified Tour Guide / Driver.
Contact us for a quotation: info@cabs.co.za

Cape Winelands day tour (and wine tasting)

Cape Town winelands day tour

Embark on a leisurely day tour of the Cape Winelands, the biggest wine region in South Africa with stops in Stellenbosch and Franshhoek.

Waterford, the iconic wine estate offers a wonderful experience of chocolate pairing with your wines. Franschhoek offers a wide variety of boutique winerieswhich produce many prestigious award winning wines.

Enjoy a series of wine tastings at three to four different vineyards or take a pleasurable tram ride into the vineyards.

Along the way, you will experience spectacular scenery including stunning mountain views and some incredible examples of Cape Dutch and Victorian architecture.

Enjoy a leisurely lunch which will be on a beautiful wine estate in Franschhoek offering unforgettable views of the surrounding mountains.
After lunch, take a walk through the many boutique shops in Franschhoek including their famous handmade chocolate.

All wine tasting and lunches will be for your account.

You will be accompanied by a qualified Tour Guide / Driver.
Contact us for a quotation: info@cabs.co.za

Great White Shark Cage Diving

Shark cage diving day tour Cape Town

Get your adrenalin pumping with a shark cage diving trip where you will be closer than ever before to one of nature’s most astonishing creatures.

Each cage diving trip usually runs for approximately four and half hours.

*Exact times vary due to seasons, tides, sea  and weather conditions, number of daily trips, shark activities, etc.   The final 24 hour weather and sea report will be reviewed on the day prior to the dive and the trip time schedule and subsequent transport pick-times will be advised via e-mail on the day before the dive.

Please note: Cape Town to Gansbaai will be a 2.5 hour trip each way.

Cabs will make the booking and client will be liable for payment on arrival in Gansbaai.

ITINERARY

  • Pick up form your hotel  -time to advised by your Tour Guide
  • Arrival at White Shark Diving Company, Gansbaai
  • Breakfast/lunch and a briefing on safety and what to expect during the trip
  • Boat ride to the dive site (approximately 15-20 minutes)
  • Cage is dropped at the dive site and guests are allocated diving gear
  • Guests take consecutive turns in the 8-man floating cage for an up close and personal experience with the Great Whites
  • When not in the cage, guests can enjoy onboard refreshments and sightings of the White Sharks and other sea life from the viewing deck on the boat
  • Anchor is lifted and the skipper heads back to the dock

Contact us for a quotation: info@cabs.co.za

Aquila Big 5 Game Reserve Safari

Aquila Game Reserve is recognized as a major Cape Town tourist attraction and is Malaria Free.

You will be collected by your tour guide from your hotel at agreed time for the two hour drive to the Game Reserve.

Aquila Private Game Reserve has gone to extensive efforts and expense to source and re-introduce wildlife into the Cape region. Great emphasis is placed on a wildlife conservation educational experience. Aquila offers visitors a complimentary educational introduction to cheetahs. Cheetahs are captive bred and strictly controlled in the interest of cheetah survival worldwide.

After lunch the game drive departs at 1.30pm & finishes at 4.30pm. The safari is led by an experienced guide who will share exciting inside stories: facts about your surroundings, rousing your inner wild side.

The Cape Town safari day tour includes a buffet lunch, and cool off dips at one of two breathtaking swimming pools. All safaris are in an open 4 x 4 safari vehicle.

All entrance fees and lunches: for clients account.

FULL DAY SAFARI

  • 11h45 – Welcome drinks at Aquila
  • 12h15 – 13h15 – Buffet lunch served in the African boma restaurant
  • 13h30 – Game Drive in 4X4 safari vehicle with ranger guide,
  • Visit to ARC (Aquila Rehabilitation & Conservation centre).
  • 16h30 – Depart for Cape Town

Contact us for a quotation: info@cabs.co.za

Customer Testimonials of tours:

N G Ross USA

Hi Richard. Thank you for a trip of a lifetime. We cannot imagine a more perfect introduction to Cape Town and all it has to offer. You gave such amazing thought to planning activities that each of us —including our two very active  boys would enjoy. Our utmost appreciation for your endless and tireless efforts!

L Abell

Richard made our trip perfect, he was a wonderful guide – full of knowledge, kindness and flexibility. He planned ideal days for us. We will request him when we return and ask all our friends to use him.

J Wolston

Richard did a great job —  he was knowledgeably, flexible and gave us a wonderful 3 days in Cape Town. We will definitely recommend him.

S Madian

“Richard our guide was an absolute pleasure, well beyond our highest expectations” We very much appreciated your efforts to fully maximize our time in Cape Town……so many lovely sights and wonderful memories.

H Fisher Texas

Richard Martin –- very personable and thoughtful — tailored our tour to our interests.

D Chuckovich Idah USA

Richard was very professional and we connected very quickly. He was extremely knowledgeable and made everything for us very interesting. He exceeded our expectations by far. We will definitely recommend him to our friends and we will definitely be back.