This is full-day tour takes you to the towering headland known as Cape Point. Magnificent beaches, breathtaking views, historic and picturesque coastal villages are to be seen along the way. The tour commences from 8am. We travel along the Atlantic Seaboard via Sea Point, Clifton and Camps Bay, continuing to Hout Bay, a quaint village and fishing harbour with magnificent mountain views and beach. Here you have the option to take a boat trip to Seal Island (seasonal and not included in the cost).
We carry on over Chapman’s Peak, one of the world’s most breathtaking coastal drives, to Cape Point and the Good Hope Nature Reserve. The reserve is rich in magnificent fynbos vegetation, birdlife, endemic antelope species and zebra, an historic lighthouse and shipwrecks. After lunch at a nearby restaurant (not included in the cost), we travel on to Simon’s Town, a village with charming Victorian architecture, a naval base and a large penguin colony at the beautiful Boulders Beach. The tour ends at ± 17:30 after a visit to the well-known Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.
*The drive via Chapman’s peak is subject to the road being open; alternatively we will drive via Ou Kaapse Weg
*German, French, Spanish as well as other foreign language guides are available on request
Highlights of the Tour
- Chapman’s Peak
- Cape Point Nature Reserve
- Lunch at a nearby restaurant
- Boulders Beach
- Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens