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About Cape Town

Cape Town has the perfect combination of everything that you could ever want – extraordinary beaches, majestic mountains, stunning scenery and the best tourist attractions you can imagine.

Cape Town

Many top movies have been shot in Cape Town, people travel all over the world simply to enjoy this spectacular city which is definitely one of a kind. Table Mountain is currently one of the top 28 finalists in the 7 wonders of the world competition.

Table Mountain-Carl Fourrie

Cape Town also experiences excellent summer climates and a shorter winter period which is rainy but not harsh. Cape Town is known to many as one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Not only does it contain glimpses of South African history everywhere but it is also has some of the most modern and trendiest malls the country has to offer.

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Cape Point is one of the best most visited tourist attractions in Cape Town. It is truly a magnificent natural experience situated on the Southeast corner of the Cape Peninsula within Table Mountain National Park.

Cape Point-Carl Fourrie

Atlantic Seaboard is world renowned for the magnificence of its coastal properties. Popular suburbs include Bantry Bay, Camps Bay, Green Point, Hout Bay and Seapoint. If you are a fan of beaches, then be sure to visit the famous Clifton and Camps Bay beaches.

Camps Bay Beach


Planning a trip to Cape Town is generally very easy. You will have a vast range of accommodation options, which range from backpackers to top of the range five star hotels with breathtaking views of Cape Town. As for things to do, you could spend a month and still have so many places you would  love to visit.

Daddy Long Legs, Mount Nelson, 15 On Orange Hotel, The Bay


Eating out in Cape Town is a gourmet experience. Cape Town is known for having some of the best restaurants in South Africa whether you feel like a simple burger or pizza right through to Seafood, Sushi, Mexican, African and Italian.

Various eateries around Cape Town


Tourism in Cape Town is huge and you will be able to experience everything from The Table Mountain cable car right through to the many wonderful tourist attractions that Cape Town has to offer.

Open top bus tours around Cape Town are an excellent way to experience all the sights. There are also some wonderful family tours to keep the kids happy while you relax and enjoy the scenery.

Cape TownCape Town open bus tours

Wildlife in Cape Town is extremely popular. Enjoy the animals in the beautiful Cape Point National Park,  the penguins at Bolder Beach and the many birding opportunities. If you are feeling brave, then shark cage diving may be the thing for you.

Nowhere else in the world are you going to be able to experience such a vast range of beauty and excitement as you will in Cape Town. Seeing is believing!

A History of Cape Town

Click to read about Cape Town’s past