Cape Town Food Tasting Tour

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    2pm
  • Departure Details :
    Central Cape Town
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Unleash your appetite for a 4-hour tasting tour of Cape Town's traditional food offerings. Brush up on the region's diverse food heritage as you travel via mini-van to an array of stops, sampling items from 3 or more eateries en route. Devour Cape Malay snacks in colorful Bo-Kaap, taste area street foods and savor regional dishes such as umleqwa or free-range chicken in the home of a local resident. Your guide will offer insight into Cape Town's distinct culinary and cultural relationships while you eat your way through the city.

Highlights

  • Small-group tour

Know More about this tour

As you travel, learn how South Africas heritage stems from all over the world, including the Middle and Far East and Europe. Hear about some of the traditional dishes created by the indigenous people of Africa, and discover how colonization, slavery and immigration influenced the food of the Mother City.

Throughout the course of your tour, stop at three or more eateries to get a feel for the countrys distinctively varied cuisine. Perhaps stop first at a street-side cafe or restaurant in Bo-kaap, below Signal Hill. Also known as the Malay Quarter, the neighborhood is famous for its brightly colored houses. Learn how Cape Malay cuisine is a fusion of Malaysian, Javanese, Dutch and Khoekhoe ingredients, and discover the spices used to produce the dishes unique flavors. Then, maybe try some local street food before continuing on to one of Cape Towns townships, such as Langa or Guguletu, for a taste of loxion food. Visit a locals home to taste a selection of staple dishes that might include umngqusho (traditional Xhosa dish made with samp and beans), umleqwa (farm-reared chicken), all said to have been favorites of Nelson Mandela.

After around four hours, your tour concludes back at the original start point.

Inclusions

  • Professional guide
  • Food and non-alcoholic drinks

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Minimum age is 6 years

Adult pricing applies to all travelers

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