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Top Things to do in Cape Town
Located at the Southwest coast, Cape Town is the capital city of South Africa and a prominent port city for the country. Lying at the foothills of the Table Mountain, this city is one of the most visited tourist destination in the world. People from all around the world travel to this amazing city which is home to living museum in the Robben Island, a prison where the famous Nelson Mandela was held. Apart from visiting this historically important place, which is one of the top things to do in Cape Town, there is so much that the tourists can do in this top tourist destination. Cape Town Sightseeing, beaching, watersports, cruising, eating and shopping are some of the most highlighted activities, the city offers to the tourists who come to this city to enjoy their vacations.
Cape Town Safaris:
The wild life in South Africa is worth exploring once in a lifetime. It is home to Aquila Black Eagle, an endangered species. One of the top things to do in Cape Town is of course exploration of the wildlife and going on safaris.
- Aquila Game Reserve Wildlife Safari from Cape Town
This is a full day safari tour in which the wildlife enthusiast will be taken to the Aquila Game Reserve, a malaria-free reserve, which is very close to the city. On this safari trip they will get to see the Big Five animals along with the endangered Aquila Black Eagle. Tourists will be picked up from their accommodations in Central Cape Town.
Cape Town Day Trips:
There are so many things to do in this amazing city and so many places to explore, that it becomes difficult for the people to cover all the prominent attractions on their own. Cape day trip packages are perfect for tourists who are not in the city for a long time, these full day tours help the tourists enjoy the most highlighted parts of the city.
- Cape Peninsula Tour from Cape Town
This is a full day tour, which will provide the tourists with a chance to visit the most highlighted city sights. The group of tourists will be led by a local guide and tourists can experience the best of the Cape Town Sightseeing. Tourists will get a chance to decide how they wish to spend their time on various attractions and they are also provided with an option to take a boat ride to Duiker Island and taken to the Hout Bay for exploration. On this trip, the tourists will also enjoy the company of penguins at the Simon’s Town, colony of African penguins and they will get a chance to spend time at the Cape Point Nature Reserve. On the way to the hotel, the tourists will be taken to the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens for a calm and peaceful walk.
- Table Mountain and Cape Town Half-Day Trip
The tourists, under the lead of an expert guide, will be taken to explore the city highlights in this half-day luxury tour. After reaching the flat-topped mountain, the tourists will hop on the cable car rides, on their expense, to reach the city for city exploration. Diamond works and Malay Quarters are the top city attractions where the tourists will be taken to.
- Full-Day Cape Point & Cape Peninsula Sightseeing Tour from Cape Town
Enjoy exploring the city in an amazing style by choosing the very affordable full-day tour package. The tourists will visit the Hout Bay harbor where they can hop on a boat ride if they wish and on their way to the harbor, they will be able to witness the scenic views of the Camps Bay Beach and 12 apostles. After spending time at the harbor, the tourists will enjoy Cape Town Sightseeing by visiting the Chapman's Peak Drive, which offers exotic views, followed by a trip to the Penguin colony, Simon’s Town and the Boulder’s Beach. The trip will end at the Cape Point Nature Reserve, where tourists can enjoy a cycle ride and then a picnic lunch, followed by a small hike to south-western part of the city.
Cape Town Hop-on Hop-off Tours
One of the most convenient and easy ways to explore the city are the hop-on and hop-off tours. There are no restrictions and tourists can get off at any point they wish to!
- City Sightseeing Cape Town Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Tourists can get on the double-decker Cape Town Sightseeing bus which will be running on two routes and tourists can choose the route according to their preferences. This tour is a perfect way to explore all the prominent city attractions in a day or two.
- 1- or 2-day Cape Town Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus tour
This package provides the tourists with a pass to this amazing way of exploring the city through a hop-on hop-off Cape Town Sightseeing open top bus. Tourists can explore the city at their own pace and spend the desired amount on the destinations they like. At the time of booking, tourists can choose from two ticket types. The classic ticket, all four loops can be accessed and a classic ticket along with this tourists can get a V&A Seal and harbour cruise along with the 4 bus loop access through the 2-say Premium option. The commentary feature is provided and people can listen to the commentary in 15 languages and kids can enjoy kids’ commentary in English.
Cape Town Wine Tasting & Winery Tours:
Wine tasting and exploring the numerous wineries is one of the top things to do in Cape Town. Wine critics and wine lovers can enjoy wine tours and make the most of their stay in the city of diversity.
- Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl Wine Tasting Private Tour from Cape Town
To visit the top three wine regions of Cape Town; Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl. This wine tour package is the perfect option. This is a full-day tour which will let the tourists enjoy the best wines in the city. This is will be a guided tour and tourists will gain knowledge about how Cape Town makes such tasty wines. Tasting of wine samples, dessert wines, cheese and chocolate are all a major part of this package.
• Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl Valley Wine Day Trip
Wine tasting along with a sightseeing of the most beautiful natural parts of the city is a perfect way to spend time on a trip to Cape Town. Tourists will be taken to Stellenbosch, Paarl Valley and Franschhoek, the top wineries of the city. Followed by short trips to historic villages offering stunning scenery and fabulous wines.
- Full-Day South African Wine Tour
A full=day dedicated to visits to the wineries and wine tasting is something that every wine lover would be glad to be a part of. This 8 and half hour tour will be filled with lots of wine tasting and visits to Paarl, Franschoek, and Stellenbosch. Followed by a delish lunch served at a location with majestic views of the mountains.
Cape Town Shark Diving:
Tourists who love adventure and thrill must try out shark diving in the waters of Cape Town. Shark diving is an exciting activity that is offered to the tourists, it will be an experience, tourists will remember throughout their lifetimes.
- Shark Cage Diving Tour from Cape Town
Cape Town’s history has been filled with white shark sightings and it has attracted a lot of adventurists to the city. Get close to these sea creatures which wander in the sea by cage diving or hop on the boats at Gansbaai Harbour and enjoy shark sightings from the deck.
- Great White Shark Cage Diving
The Great White Shark, an endangered predator in the ocean, is found in the waters of Cape Town. With this package, experience a close encounter with these deadly predators through cage diving.
Cape Town Cultural Tours
The rich culture of the capital city of South Africa is a major pull factor for tourists from all around the world. Be a part of the cultural tours to treat your love for culture.
- Half-Day Small-Group Township Tour South Africa from Cape Town
Beginning from District Six, this half-day tour, will take the tourists to fun-filled visits to the various townships, such as; the oldest and the smallest Langa, home to some of the most exotic historical sites in an air-conditioned minivan. A visit to the pre-school to have a fun time with the energetic kids and a walking tour with a traditional healer to the local pub, Shebeen to enjoy the local beer are top things the tourists will be able to enjoy on their trip. Tourists can choose from two different departure times. Tourists who choose the Robben island extension of the tour, they will be dropped off at the Nelson Mandela Gateway at the V and A Waterfront where your trip to Robben Island departs.
- Cape Town Townships Tour including Robben Island
This tour package will take the tourists to the most famed destination in Cape Town, the Robben Island, a former prison where Nelson Mandela was held, now a museum and a UNESCO world heritage site. The guide will talk about the history while visiting the townships of Gugulethua and Langa. Along with this tourists will witness how tourists are improving the livelihoods and local infrastructure, followed by a visit to the District Six Museum.
Cape Town Multi-day Tours
For tourists who wish to enjoy all the top things to do in Cape Town and are in the city for a longer time, can enjoy the multi day tours, which will allow them to explore the top city attractions along with some time to relax.
- 2-Day Western Cape Big 5 Safari and Route 62 from Cape Town
This is a 2-day tour which is covering all the major city attractions of the city. An overnight safari trip, travel to the African bush to explore the wildlife, visit to the Garden Route and Klein Karoo and get a chance to get super close to the wildlife of South Africa. In addition to wild life exploration, tourists will be able to enjoy local dishes which are filled with the African culture. Visit to the Ostrich capital and witness the scenes with orphaned elephants as the highlight.