A must see. When you arrive in Cape Town and it is a clear day, rush up to the mountain as soon as possible. The weather can change in minutes. The line can be very long during our season months. Up to 2 hours waiting period to take the cable car. Buy a ticket online and it is valid for 14 days. You will skip the long line and will be able to get up faster.
Click to view website for up-to-date information, weather conditions and to purchase tickets www.tablemountain.net
Another must see on the list. During high season the trips to Robben Island are very popular. You have to book in advance to prevent disappointment. Take the ferry across to the island and visit this historical tourism site. Click to view website for up-to-date information and weather conditions. www.robben-island.org.za
The Cape of Good Hope
Sixty kilometres south-west of Cape Town, at the tip of the Cape Peninsula lies Cape Point. Take a scenic drive along the coast line through Chapman’s Peak to the Cape of Good Hope. www.citysightseeing.co.za
The V&A Waterfront
Situated at the foot of Table Mountain, within a stone’s throw from the Cape Town Stadium and in the heart of Cape Town’s working harbour, the V&A Waterfront offers the visitor an abundance of unforgettable experiences. Indoor shopping and entertainment. More than 80 restaurants bring a fusion of international food, from rustic al fresco fish and chips to starched table-cloth cuisine. Click to view website for more information, store directory and restaurant listing. www.waterfront.co.za
LIVE DESIGN TOURS
If you want to see Cape Town and surrounds through a design lens while having the time of your life, these customised tours are the ticket. Turning a niche market into something more widely accessible, Rock City Foundation introduces LIVE DESIGN TOURS. This is a selection of some of the best the Cape Peninsula has to offer the world. In combination with local, cultural and culinary experiences, these bespoke design tours will increase your awareness and knowledge about the vital role of design as change maker, transformer, innovator and enabler.
This is how the people of the most southern tip of Africa use their creativity, innovation and skills to improve life and create change.
Click to view their website at: www.mapmyway.co.za/placecategory/livedesigntours/
For the adventurous….
Sail into the sunset while sipping on a glass of Bubbly. See cape Town like you have never seen it before.
Waterfront Charters: Boat Trips, Sunset cruises, Pre Sunset cruise, ½ hour harbour Seal tour, Harbour& bay Cruises & Jet Boat/Eco Adventures. Click to view their website for more information. www.waterfrontcharters.co.za
Cape Town Helicopter Tours
Take off from the Waterfront and enjoy a scenic flight along the Atlantic coast over False Bay and majestic Twelve Apostles
Scenic Peninsula Flights: The Hopper, Atlantico, Two Oceans & Full Peninsula Tours. You will come back with a smile on your face. Click to view website for more information: www.helicopterscapetown.co.za or chat to the manager on duty about booking a trip for you.