Calabash Tours offers ground breaking tours that cover both the historical heart of the city, and the vibrant energy of the black townships pulsing with the spirit of a rich culture and a friendly people wanting to share their diversity and spirit.
Our operation is a commercial venture with a social agenda, focused on developing the communities we visit and a dynamic interface that includes local people in the positive benefits of tourism.
This is achieved through collaboration with Calabash Trust, an independent NGO established by Calabash Tours.
We are committed to bridging the gaps created by our past, and building a positive vision for the city's future.
We are (FTTSA) Fair Trade Tourism South Africa accredited, and this well respected trademark is a guarantee that Calabash Tours adheres to the key principles of: fair wages, fair working conditions, fair distribution of benefits, ethical business practices and respect for human rights, culture and environment.