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Social Activities in Cape Town

If you are working at one of our volunteer projects in Cape Town, you can attend activities organised by the Social Club from our language school. You find the schedule below and you can book your favourite activities online. 

The activities are a great way to visit all the must-see places in Cape Town and surroundings. Our Social Club is also a great place to meet other volunteers and international students from the language school.


  • Pay at reception to secure your booking.
  • It is your responsibility to cancel if you will not be able to attend a tour or activity. 
  • Some tours are subject to weather conditions.
  • After the tour, you will be dropped off at your accommodation.
  • A minimum number of participants is required.
  • If needed, a second bus can be arranged.
  • Cancellations or emergency contact +27 83 226 2794 / +27 82 589 6155
October '18 16 Tuesday


Join your fellow students for a soccer game at Camps Bay soccer field in front of the Bungalow Restaurant. If you have your own transport, meet us there at 16h00!

Meeting Point 15h00 – Newlands / 15h20 – City Centre
Price R50.00
Duration +/-3 hours
Included Services Transport, Soccer Ball & Goals
Not Included Services Food, Drinks
Students Min. 5 / 11
Students currently booked Raphael F. Quentin C.
Cut Off Date 16. October 2018
October '18 17 Wednesday

Dirty Dancing - Outdoor Screening

The Galileo Open Air Cinema kicks of tonight with a screening of an all-time classic… Dirty Dancing. Every event is a unique experience that starts at 6pm on weekdays; tonight being at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. The doors swing open to a festive market of mouth-watering artisanal food and drinks on sale, interactive games, lively music and an unforgettable vibe.

*Please sign up & pay by Friday the 12th as tickets are limited*

Meeting Point 16h00 - City Centre / 16h30 - Newlands School
Price R200.00
Duration +/- 4.5 Hours
Included Services Transport, Movie Ticket, Backrest & Blanket
Not Included Services Food & Drinks
Students Min. 5 / 18
Students currently booked tabea m. Noëmi B. Jamina t. Liselotte V. Tatiana C.
Cut Off Date 15. October 2018
October '18 18 Thursday

Dinner with a staff member

Enjoy the evening getting acquainted with your fellow students and GHS Staff Members. Whether you’re new students or you’ve been here for weeks, tonight is about a delicious meal, good vibes & great company.

Take the free transfer home or stay later and take an Uber.

Meeting Point 18h00 Newlands / 18h20 City
Price Free Transfer
Duration +/- 4hours
Included Services Transport
Not Included Services Food, drinks and tips
Students Min. 4 / 13
Students currently booked Li A.
Cut Off Date 18. October 2018
October '18 19 Friday

Half Day Cape Point Tour

For those of you who missed the opportunity to go to the Cape of Good Hope and visit the penguins at Boulder's Beach. This afternoon we offer a half day Cape Point tour you can join after your morning lessons. Unlike the Full Day Tour we will only visit these two stops... this is perfect if you are limited for time.

Meeting Point 12h40 - City Centre / 13h00 - Newlands School
Price R400.00
Duration Half Day
Included Services Transport, Guide & Cape Point Entrance
Not Included Services Lunch, Drinks & Boulder’s Beach Penguins (R75)
Students Min. 5 / 11
Students currently booked Karina A.
Cut Off Date 19. October 2018
October '18 19 Friday

Houtbay Market

Today we offer a free transfer to Cape Town's most vibrant Market.

Locals love market vibes, there's something about all the fresh food varieties, local beers/wines, live music and electric atmosphere that makes them going back for more week after week. If you haven't experienced this awesome market, join your fellow students today!

Meeting Point 16h20 City / 16h00 Newlands
Price Free Transfer
Duration +/- 4 hours
Included Services Transport
Not Included Services Food and Drinks
Students Min. 4 / 13
Students currently booked Beatriz S. Mariana D. Andre O. Li A. Li A. Raphael F. Noëmi B.
Cut Off Date 19. October 2018
October '18 20 Saturday

Agulhas Overnight Tour

Travel to the most Southern tip of Africa, watch the whales in Hermanus, try some of our delicious wine and spot the penguins at Betty's Bay. This tour is a wonderful mixture of culture, beautiful scenery and nature, join us and explore more parts of the Western Cape.

Meeting Point 08h00 – Newlands School / 08h20 – City Centre
Price R1600.00
Duration Overnight
Included Services Accommodation(mixed backpacker dorm), Transport, Guide, Breakfast, Dinner, Wine tasting & Penguins
Not Included Services Lunch, Drinks & Optional Activities (Whale Watching Boat ride)
Students Min. 5 / 13
Students currently booked Sarah B. Anna D. Karina A. Noëmi B.
Cut Off Date 19. October 2018
October '18 20 Saturday

Wine, Wildlife & Bubbles Full Day Adventure

For the first time ever we will offer a brand new wine tasting experience, filled with creativity and a sensory adventure. We’ll start the morning with a game drive in a Wildlife Sanctuary where you can spot a variety of buck, birds and small mammals. Followed by the sweet blending of nougat & 5 different styles of bubbles (champagne). And end the day on a creative note where you can blend and bottle your own wine.

Meeting Point 08h00 Newlands / 08h20 City
Price R950.00
Duration Full day
Included Services Transport, Guide, Game Drive (2 hours), wine blending experience, 1 x wine tasting and Bubbles (champagne) & Nougat Pairing
Not Included Services Lunch & Extra Tastings
Students Min. 5 / 11
Students currently booked Jamina t.
Cut Off Date 19. October 2018
October '18 21 Sunday

Shark Cage Diving

Our route from Cape Town takes us past Hermanus and through to Kleinbaai. After breakfast we get on the boat to view Great White Sharks in their natural habitat. 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.

Meeting Point 04h30 - 07h00 @ your accommodation More accurate pickup time will be mailed to you the day before the diving.
Price R2250.00
Duration Full Day
Included Services Transport, diving, diving gear, breakfast, drinks and snacks.
Not Included Services Lunch, video and any optional extras
Students Min. 4 / 10
Students currently booked Marine A.
Cut Off Date 19. October 2018
November '18 02 Friday

4 Day Garden Route Adventure Tour

Discover the natural scenic beauty of Tsitsikamma National Park, take a walk through the forest with friends and jump from the world’s largest bungee bridge. Interact with one of Africa’s Big-5 and learn how to surf at Jeffrey’s Bay, South Africa’s surfing capital. These are just some of the activities you get to experience on this action packed 4 Day Tour.

Meeting Point 05h00/06h00 – From your accommodation
Price R4300.00
Duration 4 Days
Included Services Accommodation(mixed backpacker dorm), Transport, Guide, 3 x breakfasts, 3 x dinners, game drive on safari, kayak, entrance to Tsitsikamma NP, entrance to Garden Route NP
Not Included Services Lunch, Drinks & Optional Activities (Bungee & Animal Interactions)
Students Min. 5 / 13
Students currently booked Eline V. Jamina t. Veronique P. Christine L. Fabienne C. Iris B. Liselotte V. Sarah K. Sarah B. Anna D. Frederique S. Marine A.
Cut Off Date 31. October 2018

Cancellation Policy, Terms and Conditions:

It is your responsibility to cancel if you can’t attend a tour or activity. You will be liable for the tour cost if you do not show up for the tour and have not cancelled in time. Cancelation times for short tours: 6hours before departure. For day tours, weekend activities and tours longer than one day: 48hours before departure.

I agree to the condition that, while every precaution will be taken for my safety and welfare and for the care of my possessions, I will hold blameless and indemnify all persons, Good Hope Studies (the School), CapeTowning Tours and all other organizations associated with this tour or activity, should any prejudice, loss, damage, illness or injury occur to me during this tour/activity. This includes an indemnity against recovery of costs resulting from damage, loss and/or medical conditions or hospitalization. 

The company reserves the right to change the itinerary, accommodation, and transport along the way should circumstances dictate. Many of these outdoor activities are weather dependent, which could force changes in the itinerary. The guide will try his or her best to arrange events according to prevailing weather conditions.