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2-Hour Underground Bunker Tour In Cape Town
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Battlefield, Culture, History

  • Duration

    2 Hours

  • Activity Level


  • Language

    Afrikaans, English, German


Discover an abandoned underground network and a time capsule covered in dust. Put on some old clothing, closed non slip footgear and don’t forget to bring your torch and your camera on this 2-hour exploration trip to learn about World War II's best-kept secrets amidst bunkers and tunnels.

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    • Discover the hidden secrets under an old Fort in Cape Town and meet at the entrance to Fort Wynyard.

    • Inform the guard you are attending a Guided Tour and sign in at the Gate. Safe parking will be allocated once inside.

    • Explore the tunnels and bunkers, and enter a decommissioned ammunition Magazine.

    • See the working of ammunition lifts as well as the only disappearing cannon in South Africa.

    • Learn about the Battle that changed SA History forever, WW2 SSS Special Signals Services, 17 Secret Radar Stations, German Spies, flying Catalina Boats, Ventura’s, and Wolf pack German U-Boats that sunk over 100000 tons of shipping in the Cape waters.

What's Included
  • English speaking Cape Town Guide
What to bring
  • Clothing: Dress for comfort. We do not recommend wearing skirts. 
  • Open shoes or high heels are not allowed. 
  • Please wear closed non-slip outdoor footwear.
  • Please bring a small handheld torch or buy a Torch on-site for R100.
Know before you go
  • Top Secret HQ Tunnel & Bunker Tours are very popular and all visits must be pre-booked. There is no facility to pay at the door’ and no casual visitors will be permitted. Please make your booking 2 weeks in advance.
  • Eligibility and Accessibility: The minimum age for visitors is 7. Children 7 to 16 years must be accompanied by an Adult. Very important is to keep to the dedicated footpath and follow the Guides instructions. There are steps to climb and dark confined spaces.
  • Group visits: Tours are restricted to a total of 25 people per group.
  • Length of Tour: The Tour takes approximately 1.5 hours depending on the group size. Please bring some extra time if you wish to book the Officer's Bar or wish to bring a Picnic. Delicious finger food platters can be arranged for special occasions on request. 
  • Please indicate if you wish to utilize the Museum Canteen Bar before or after the Tour as it needs to be booked in advance.
  • This Tour is also suitable for small Teambuilding, Corporate Events, and special interest groups.
  • A private Tour to explore some of the Secret Radar Stations, Simons Town Naval Museum, Tour of a Submarine, Airforce Museum or any other secret location can be made by special arrangement.
  • The Officers Bar is available after the tour but must be booked in advance.
Meeting Point

Fort Wynyard Street, Green Point, Cape Town, South Africa

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
20 To 25 ZAR 250 Per Person
10 To 20 ZAR 350 Per Person
1 To 2 ZAR 1500 Per Person

This is a group tour

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ZAR 250 / person

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