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Emzini Township Tour

Knysna, South Africa
+27 44 382 1087
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Amazing and a must

Take the time It's worth it Ella is an amazing woman running the tours. We went to see the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tel Aviv, Israel
via mobile
Ella and Peeny are wonderful!

This township tour is great. Penny collected us from the info centre and took us to meet everyone... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Knysna, South Africa
+27 44 382 1087

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Take the time It's worth it Ella is an amazing woman running the tours. We went to see the township, library, kindergarten and more. We enjoyed team at her house with Sein a and singing. Ella is supporting other children . She is doing ana...More

Thank Ronygr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This township tour is great. Penny collected us from the info centre and took us to meet everyone at the waterfront. Ella was our guide and she is amazing. She gave us a first hand view of everything as she lives in the township. I...More

Thank Janene-Darren
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I was very skeptical of doing a township tour but this was truly amazing!! It is such a great insight into how the township is evolving with the government housing plans etc and was such an interesting morning. Would highly recommend doing it! Sadly we...More

Thank Megan K
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Ella and Zee brought us around the township. The stories about life here was honest and Ella was open to any questions. It was fascinating to learn about culture and the people. The work that this organisation is doing is incredible and is helping so...More

Thank swal1
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We did this tour with 3 kids between 7 and 11yo, and everybody enjoyed it. We were surprised by the energy that the organisations had to provide us many infos. We loved to understand many of the problematics of township by discussing with the organisators....More

Thank p0ulet0
Reviewed 4 June 2017

My husband and I come about this tour on TripAdvisor and as it was a low season were able to book the tour on the day. Penny and Ella are two inspirational women that run a business, a charity and a home for children -...More

Thank Ashley Galina W
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing experience with Emzini tours. I would recommend it to anyone, young, old, couples, families with kids. The tourguide Zee was the best guide ever, had a fun time with him. He gives lots of information about the township and situation in...More

Thank Luka t
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We wanted to do a township tour but had some concerns, we found out about the Emzini Tour half way through our SA trip while we were staying in Knysna and is was one of the highlights of our holiday. The whole set up is...More

2  Thank hutchingson
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My wife and I were recommended this township tour, as it supports the township community. How impressed we were! Penny met us from outside our apartment in the minibus and we then met Ella, who was our host for the duration. What an inspirational and...More

1  Thank contentedone2017
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Such an interesting, informative tour and learned so much about the history of townships and understanding of their place in South Africa. Can't thank Ella and Penny enough for this outstanding experience. A must do!

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Olivia P
8 August 2017|
Response from p0ulet0 | Reviewed this property |
We had to meet at Knysna Waterfront thats right
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22 September 2015|
Response from Claudiandharm |
Best is to give the ladies from Emzini a quick call to arrange for a tour and a pick-up location. They are incredible nice and most helpful.