Historical & Cultural


Art Route 67

Art Route 67 represents the 67 years Nelson Mandela gave of his life to democracy. We start our art excursion at the historical Campanile and follow the art exhibits up Jetty Street to city centre. After discussing the various art pieces and architecture we continue up the stairs to the Donkin Reserve to view the various art forms on display there.

Includes : Guide This is roughly a 2-3 hour walk

RATE  ZAR 300 p/p – min 2 ppl (2 hours) – Contact office direct for bookings
3 – 6 ppl:  ZAR 250 P/P
6 or more:  ZAR 200 p/p

 

Port Elizabeth Historical City Tour

A 3 hour tour of our town which is steeped in history. Visit the South End Apartheid Museum then central town, the Donkin Reserve, Fort Frederick, No 7 Castle Hill Museum, Bird Street Park Drive with the beautiful old merchant homes of the 1800’s and lots more.

Includes : Transport, guide, museums.

RATE from ZAR400 p/p (Half Day)

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Port Elizabeth Township Tour (OR) Shebeen Tour

A tour of the oldest “township” with the colourful and interesting culture of the Xhosa people, rich in history of the apartheid era. Visit the Red Location Museum and stop for a drink at one of our vibrant Taverns.

Includes : Transport, guide, museum, refreshments

RATE from ZAR480 p/p (Half Day) Contact office direct for bookings

 

Shebeen Tour with dinner commences at 16h00

RATE from ZAR650 p/p (Half Day) Contact office direct for bookings

 

Port Elizabeth Historical City Tour and Marine Life

3 hour tour of Port Elizabeth steeped in history of the Khoi San, Dutch, French and British Settlers to the AmaXhosa who all formed the early history of this town. Visit the South End Apartheid Museum then central town, the Donkin Reserve, Fort Frederick, No 7 Castle Hill Museum, Bird Street Park Drive with the beautiful old merchant homes of the 1800’s and lots more. Afterwards we travel to Cape Recife Nature Reserve to visit the SA Marine Rescue and Educational Centre, a sanctuary for the endangered African Penguins and other sea-life.

Includes : Transport, guide, SAMREC, refreshments

RATE from ZAR600 p/p (Half day)

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Grahamstown Settler Tour

Travel to the ‘City of Saints’ so called after the more than 40 places of worship. Visit the Grahamstown Monument, the old Fort, the old Gaol and different museums as well as the only Camera Obscura in the Southern Hemisphere. Travel to Bathurst for lunch – visit the Pig and Whistle Hotel built in 1835 by the settlers. Travel through Port Alfred and the beautiful marina, Alexandria, the centre of the Chicory Production and arrive back in Port Elizabeth in the late afternoon.

Includes : Transport, guide and light lunch

RATE from ZAR1,250 p/p (Full day) Contact office direct for bookings