Day Tour

Cape Malay Cultural Tour (5 Hours 45 Minutes)

Wilderness Safaris Botswana

Cape Town, South Africa

Valid for Travel Now Through: 27 Mar 2019

Cape Malay Cultural Tour (5 Hours 45 Minutes)

Cape Town, South Africa

Tour Features

Experience(s)

  • Culture, History & Arts
  • Food & Wine
  • Sightseeing
  • Walking & Biking

Meals

Lunch, Snack

Recommended Ages

All Ages

Activity Level

Easy

Description

Highlights:

- Experience an intimate cultural journey guided by a member of the Bo-Kaap community.

- Savour the heady aromas of a spice wholesaler and taste gourmet food.

- Explore the rich history and culture of the area and its Cape Malay people.

Meet your guide at the Bo-Kaap Museum for a unique insight into the origins and history of the Cape Malay people.

Across the street from the museum is the bustling spice wholesaler, where you will learn about the origins of the spices and how they are used in Cape Malay cuisine. Stroll along the cobbled streets of the Bo-Kaap and learn about the colourful nature and architecture of the locals, en route to a home to experience a truly warm Cape Malay welcome.

Experience first-hand how to fold samoosas during a demonstration of the preparation of this traditional cuisine. Once you have mastered the art, sit down to enjoy the feast that you have created.

The tour runs from 10:00 – 14:00.

About Us

Wilderness Safaris is a Lodge Operator and a Destination Management Company dedicated to responsible ecotourism in Africa.

We specialise in creating memorable journeys in some of the most remote and pristine areas in Africa, whilst at the same time helping to ensure the future protection of Africa’s spectacular wildlife heritage and sharing the benefits of tourism with local communities.

At Wilderness Safaris, we believe in creating journeys, not holidays. A journey is an immersive experience, one that changes how you view the world in general and the wild places of Africa in particular.

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Terms & Conditions

CONFIRMED BOOKINGS

Once a booking has been confirmed to us, we will change the booking’s status from “provisional” to “confirmed” on condition that you have secured the specified non-refundable deposit from your guests. The standard amount is 20% of the total land arrangement costs but this amount can vary depending on certain terms and conditions or party size. Please contact your journey specialist for details and please do NOT confirm a booking unless you have this non-refundable deposit, as you will become liable for cancellation fees if the booking does not materialize. In some parts of the world it has been customary for the guest to pay a nominal deposit for a holiday, with a small penalty if they cancel. Wilderness camps are relatively small making the fixed running costs and resultant break- even occupancies extremely sensitive. The cancellation of a mere two guests can put the camp into a loss situation and therefore we cannot accept bookings made with a nominal deposit, nor can we afford lenient cancellation terms. Please ensure that you have the required non-refundable deposit from your guests before a booking is confirmed with us. We urge you to review the booking conditions between your company and your guests. We believe that guests who are firmly committed to travelling and are covered by full travel insurance in the event that they cancel for insurable reasons e.g. medical problems, should have no problems in committing to this non-refundable deposit

PAYMENTS

Full payment from the guest is due eight weeks prior to arrival, after which our cancellation fees escalate in accordance with our cancellation policy.

CANCELLATIONS OF FIT BOOKINGS

Cancellation fees are levied when guests cancel confirmed reservations. The costs of the cancellation fees will escalate the closer the guests, cancels to their confirmed departure date. Our penalties escalate from forfeiting the deposit to payment in full as follows:

• If a cancellation is made more than 8 weeks before departure the non-refundable deposit is forfeited.

• If a cancellation is made between 4 weeks and 8 weeks, the deposit plus 25% of the price.

• If a guest cancels between 3 and 4 weeks prior to departure, 50% of the price.

• If a guest cancels between 2 and 3 weeks prior to departure, 60% of the price.

• If a guest cancels less than two weeks prior to departure, the 100% of the price.

Groups and Incentives have a different cancellation fee policy. This is available at time of quoting.



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