Lucky and Lost was started in late 2016 by two South African travellers who are passionate about travelling and people but don’t like stiff traditional tours. We realised that our most memorable travel experiences were with locals who showed us the best places to go, how to experience them and the friends we made along the way! We want to provide the same experience for other travellers in our home town.


The secret for an amazing tour.. To NOT feel like you are on a tour!


Our tours are for the fun at heart!


You will spend the day with considerate, like minded travellers enjoying the flavours, sounds and stories that make Cape Town so unique.

Most important are the guides that show you around, our team are people friendly with a finger on the pulse of the city. Over 650 Tripadvisor reviews in only 3 years agree!



We offer alternative, insightful trips around Cape Town, contact us to chat about a custom private tour or jump on our Group Scheduled Tour along the Cape Peninsula.


*check out our Insider tips for free things to do around the City

  •   I am working in Cape Town for a few weeks and wanted to explore the Cape Peninsula. Not being a confident driver, the DIY option did not appeal. I did a bit of research, and all of the tours were private (and very expensive for...More

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  •   Great tourguide, had the best day! More than worth the money and a must do when visiting Cape Town! 😀

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  •   We had a great day, everything from the random facts about everything to the delicious food in beautiful surroundings was just perfect. Would totally recommend everyone to take a trip like this! And the music was a great plus, creating a great atmosphere from the...More

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  •   Dave was an excellent guide on our full day visit of Cape Town. He was very knowledgeable about our surroundings and he is very eager to make sure everyone was having a good tour. We were fed lunch on a beautiful beach near Cape of...More

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  •   My tour guide was phenomenal. She went above and beyond to provide us with historical information and tips about the local area. The tour was very fast paced, but I would not have been able to see all that I did on my own. I...More

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  •   We are a family of four with two teenagers. This trip was amazing from beginning to end from the beautiful views to the penguins to our walk at The Cape of Good Hope to the wine tasting. Ziggy our guide was friendly,fun and very informative....More

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