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  1. South Africa
  2. Western Cape
  3. Cape Town
  4. Bo-Kaap

Cape Town: Bo-Kapp Walking Tour and Malay Cooking Class

Product ID: 336266
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Embark on a cultural walking tour through the beautiful historic town of Bo-Kapp with its colourful houses. Enjoy a cooking class where you will prepare a traditional Malay dish with local ingredients and spices.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
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  • Learn about the culture and traditions of the colorful town of Bo-Kapp
  • Take part in an interactive cooking class at a local's home
  • Enjoy a hearty traditional meal of curry, roti, salsa salad, and donuts
Full description
First, explore the beautiful Bo-Kapp as you wander its cobblestone streets on a cultural walking tour. Discover some of its oldest historical buildings and learn about the culture and traditions of the local people. Visit the first and oldest mosque in South Africa as well as the cultural museum.

Make your way to the spice shop and learn about the variety and health benefits of different spices. Return to the home of your host and begin preparing a traditional Malay meal. Help fold the first course, samosas. Prepare the main meal which is chicken curry and roti flatbread. Make samabal better known as salsa salad.

Then, sit down to enjoy your meal, followed by a traditional dessert of koesisters, which are spicy savoury donuts served with cardamon tea. Leave with a full belly and all recipes of what you have prepared.
  • Museum entrance fee
  • Water

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Meeting point

You will meet your host at a purple house with flower pots on the top.

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Product ID: 336266