Percy Heywood is a tour guide in Hermanus

Percy Tours is based in the pretty seaside town of Hermanus - the best Whale Watching and Shark cage diving in the world - only 130kms from Cape Town.


Percy Tours specialise in organising completely tailor-made and individualised tours (& transfers) of Hermanus, Cape Town and Western Cape regions, with a fleet of luxury minibuses (and Cars) with Chauffeur Tour Guides on board.

Each luxury minibus is able to transport 7 to 8 persons per minibus (we can obtain larger vehicles too), which you will have exclusively to yourselves, therefore allowing you loads of space to spread out in comfort while on tour with Percy Tours (tow-bars for trailers too). We also provide you with many comforts while on tour, including in each minibus - a large cooler box of free ice-cold soft drinks and water, air-con, refreshing mints and sweets, many books and magazines on all sorts of local topics, binoculars, DVD player with surround sound stereo plus over 100 cds covering loads of musical genres (including, African, Classical, Chillout etc.), deck chairs and sun umbrellas for picnics at beaches & scenic locations, blankets and pillows for those who wish to sleep or relax further - as well as, our Chauffeur Tour Guides are trained to be highly proactive in engaging clients with informative, interesting and jovial conversation on every topic imaginable, while you enjoy the scenery un-fold around you. Conversing in English, Afrikaans and some French. (Larger groups are easily accommodated too in larger vehicles – Weddings, Corporate Team Building, Amazing Races, Sports events, etc..….. ).

Percy Tours do all sorts of tours, (ranging from day trips – to – full-on 2 or 3 week explorations), including – Wine Tours of all 4 major regions – (Hermanus, Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Montagu), Safaris to meet the African wild animals, Whale watching (the season is between early June to early December), Great White Shark cage diving, Quad Biking, Kayaking in the bay with the whales, seals and penguins, Horse Riding along our huge deserted beach and/or into the mountains, Cessna light-plane flights over Walker Bay, Tree Top rope slides, Paintball, Sandboarding, Paragliding, Penguins, Cape Floral Kingdom & Botanical Gardens to explore all the incredible plant species, Cape Town area explorations, scenic road trips and all sorts of adventure activities and much more chilled-out pursuits too. Further afield tours are available too – Namaqualand Flowers, Route 62, Garden Route, collections or drop-offs at George or PE airports, etc…………..

For a full list of over 300 different activities on offer, please click our “What to See and Do” page, where there is a Click button at the bottom of the page, that pops-up a comprehensive list –

For Cape Town day trips and adventures, there are literally 100’s of sights to visit and things to do.

We also offer Cape Town Airport and Restaurant door-to-door transfer services with our fleet of cars and minibuses; research, arrange and book your Accommodation requirements across the entire spectrum and book all your Activities too.

We can book ALL your Accommodation (covering the entire spectrum of places and prices) and ALL Activity bookings - these we do for you completely FREE of charge and we quote you the exact same price for ALL these, as if you were to go to these companies directly. Therefore saving you loads of time and hassle :-))

All our tours are totally individualised, thus allowing you utmost freedom to do exactly what you wish to do and hence Percy Tours will devise a completely personalised tour schedule for you after we have discussed and finalised all your wishes, this also means that our prices are dependent upon where we go and what we do. We devise tours to be as fast and hectic OR as slow and chilled-out as YOU want.

Percy Tours is registered and accredited with – Cape Wine Academy (Wine Tour Guides), Cape Town & Hermanus Tourism Boards, Tour Guides with CATHSSETA, PDP professional chauffeurs, as well as is insured to the highest levels (passenger liability and general liability insurance policies) and 1st aid trained.

PS. also please check out our websites that have loads of info and Prices for all sorts of activities in and around Cape Town and Hermanus –

Many thanks and chat soon to arrange your desired tours and activities :-))

Percy / Tanya and the Percy Tours team

Languages English
Currencies South African rand (ZAR)



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