Forbes ranked Kalk Bay as the coolest Neighbourhood in the World in 2018, and for obvious reasons. The quaint streets and cafes are filled with foodie delights set between Victorian and Edwardian period buildings. The curio shops are filled with rare books, keepsakes, and fashionable items among bohemian style antiques, and exquisite items that will tweak your senses. Latifa, our local guide will take you on a walking tour, sharing stories about her life growing up here as well as the community that has shaped this neighbourhood. Kalk Bay remained a mixed community of people from diverse backgrounds even during the Apartheid years and continues to draw a mix of people from all across the globe, visiting and enjoying this seaside village. You will get a chance to explore the area before we head to an authentic local fish lunch experience.
Food - Lunch - A delicious 3 course local inspired fish meal. All food is prepared by the local fishing community
Drinks - Water and juice - the community is predominantly Muslim so there wont be any alcohol served
Transportation - Round Trip - Pick up and drop off at accommodation
What's Not Included
Things You Should Know
You will get the opportunity to swim in Dalebrook Tidal pool
You will have free time to explore Kalk Bay on your own before we eat lunch
Positive Impact - donate R75 to Haven Night Shelter (https://www.haven.org.za/) and help someone stay off the streets for 5 nights
Latifa and her family were born and raised in Kalk Bay. She knows everyone in the community and everyone greets her by name. She will have you laughing with her warm nature and stories of her youth in the area (don't forget to ask her about winning Miss Kalk Bay 1970 something :)
Minimum Number to Operate
Deadline to Book
7 days prior to the start of the experience
Frequently Asked Questions
Kalk Bay is a must-see quaint seaside vibe but this day trip is above and beyond expectation. Our guide Latifa and the ability to have an amazing meal in the home of a local family made this day one I'll never forget.
Unique and authentic experience in a awesome place