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How to buy and use your City Pass in Cape Town

How does the City Pass work?

Your Pass allows you completely cash-free access to your choice of top experiences in Cape Town.

With your pass, you save both time and money. Simply scan your pass barcode (which you receive on receipt of purchase) on arrival at an attraction.

You get FREE access to use the Hop on Hop off City Sightseeing Bus for the duration of your pass.

Purchasing and using your Cape Town City Pass is a simple process.


Select the Pass that suits you best. Simply choose between a 1, 2, 3, or 5-Day pass and if you wish, add a premium experience. You get to choose 1 premium attraction when purchasing an Unlimited Premium Pass.

Note that there are: Adult (18 years and over) and Child (4 to 17 years) prices available.

Your City Pass offers FREE access to over 80+ attractions and experiences in Cape Town, as well as a number of additional benefits.


You can buy your pass online. We accept VISA & MasterCard.

You then get an email receipt with a unique barcode per pass bought. You can now go use your pass at participating attractions by scanning your barcode on arrival. If you need any assistance, you may contact our info centres in Cape Town.


Using our top menu, you can view our range of experiences according to your interests. Your pass will also come with an easy-reference, experienced guide so you can plan your itinerary on the go. Collect your guidebook from one of our ticket offices or download it here on our website.

REMEMBER: You get free access to use the Hop on Hop Off City Sightseeing Bus to take you to various attractions in Cape Town for the duration of your pass which is activated upon first use.


Present your Pass on arrival at participating attractions. Simply scan and you’re in! Please read the Terms and Conditions. Please note that some venues may require advanced bookings.

For more information, please check the individual attraction pages.

Explore our City Pass packages

Unlimited Pass

Gives you access to an unlimited number of attractions for 1, 2, 3 or 5 days

Unlimited Premium Pass

Gives you access to an unlimited number of attractions, PLUS ONE premium experience over 3 or 5 days.

Explorer Pass

Gives you access to any 3 of several must-see attractions in 1 day.