CAPE TOWN ATTRACTIONS
Fly with us to Cape Town and climb Table Mountain or explore the vibrant city.
Flights to Cape Town
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Let stunning South Africa and the choice of things to do in Cape Town amaze you. Take in the spectacular natural scenery, unwind on white sandy beaches, enjoy world-class shopping and sample the famous wines.
Top of your list of things to do on Cape Town holidays should be taking a cable car to Table Mountain for simply awe-inspiring views. Go shopping on the V&A Waterfront or visit the place where President Nelson Mandela was imprisoned at Robben Island. Book one of our fantastic experiences including a hop-on hop off bus city tour or wine-tasting in the Cape winelands.
Shop to your heart’s content while enjoying stunning views of Table Mountain at the Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre on the V&A Waterfront. Pick up handcrafted African souvenirs at the bustling market on Greenmarket Square or sample delicious homemade cheeses and wood-fired breads washed down with high-quality beer at The Old Biscuit Mill.
Soak up the ambience, shop until you drop and enjoy an alfresco meal on the buzzing V&A Waterfront. Ride the cable car up to Table Mountain for breath-taking views. Learn about the dark history of slavery at Slave Lodge. Or enjoy a relaxing picnic at stunning Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.
Let the fresh mountain air invigorate you while hiking across the spectacular Twelve Apostles range. Cycle to Chapman’s Peak and bring a camera to capture the incredible ocean vistas. Take a surfing lesson at Muizenberg Beach or for the ultimate adrenaline rush, try paragliding off Table Mountain.
Visit the incredible Aquila Game Reserve on this full-day safari tour. After a two-hour journey by air-conditioned coach you will arrive at this fantastic malaria-free park for an unforgettable adventure. Accompanied by your game ranger guide you will embark on an open-vehicle drive around the park, with the chance to spot the ‘Big Five’ – African elephants, Cape Buffalo, lions, leopards and rhinos. You might even be lucky enough to glimpse the rare Black Eagle that the park is named after.
Whether you’re a wine connoisseur or a lover of natural beauty, you’ll be swept away on this memorable wine tour. From Cape Town you’ll start the day with a visit to the spectacular Paarl Valley, where you can enjoy a wine tasting and cellar tour at one of the local estates. The tour continues to the beautiful village of Franschhoek. Then it’s on to historic Stellenbosch and a prestigious wine estate for the final tasting of a host of first-rate wines.
On this unforgettable day out, experience the Cape’s highlights and mix relaxing sightseeing with a little wine tasting. Start your day by driving along the stunning Atlantic coastline. Take in the spectacular scenery along the world-renowned Chapman’s Peak Drive and see the famous penguin colony in Simons Town. Then enjoy a guided walking tour around the beautiful historic town of Stellenbosch, continuing to one of the nearby prestigious wine estates for a tasting session with your expert guide.
Explore the best of Cape Town’s world-famous attractions aboard an open-top double decker bus. Highlights of the Red Route include the thriving V&A Waterfront, exhilarating Table Mountain Waterway and fascinating District Six Museum. Or you can opt for the Blue Route Peninsula Tour, taking in the stunning Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, scenic Hout Bay and a free wine tour in South Africa’s oldest wine-making region. Purchase a two-day ticket and admire Cape Town’s famous ocean sunset on a free night tour.
Discover Cape Town’s cultural heritage on a four-hour Cape Malay tour led by an expert guide. Visit one of the oldest Cape Malay communities in the city, Bo-Kaap. Admire the brightly-coloured houses and visit the fascinating Bo-Kaap Museum. You will then continue to City Bowl, at the foot of magnificent Table Mountain. Take in the eye-catching architecture then breathe in the aromas at a spice shop. Your tour concludes with a delicious traditional South African meal prepared by welcoming locals.