GTours will tailor tours to your specific requirements and interests. These are example itineraries.
All schedules are estimates and can be changed as required.
As a major harbour on the route from Europe to Asia, Cape Town has a long and interesting history, including Portuguese Explorers, Confederate Blockade Runners and Nazi submariners.
Major historical characters including Nelson, Buller and Churchill have visited and left their mark.
Cape Town's extraordinarily beautiful mountains and bays form a backdrop to your journey as you examine blockhouses and fortresses, working naval harbours or vintage aircraft.
Four tours have been custom-designed by Military aficionado’s to show you the history of South Africa’s Army, Navy and Air Force.
Mix and match your interest: take a supersonic ride in a fighter jet;, enjoy a long lunch in a choice of five star restaurants; walk battle fields; sample the best that our wine farms offer or simply watch wildlife, the ocean or mountain views.
The four full day tours I have highlighted are:
More information about our Historical Tours.
My thanks and acknowledgements to
South African Navy,
South African Airforce Museum at Ysterplaat,
South African Airforce,
Tony Wesby Nunn (Boer War and Naval Photos)