6 Days exploring Cape town

Cape Town, South Africa

Duration

6 Days

Tour Type

4 - 6 Days

Group Size

20 persons

Location

South Africa

Overview

Cape Town is a city with unrivalled culture and diversity, boasting a mix of old and new. Nothing speaks to this more than the iconic Big Six attractions. They represent the beautiful nature, rich history, diverse culture, and incredible cuisine and wine that make Cape Town a top destination for travelers the world over.

City Highlights

Explore the captivating city of Cape Town’s rich historical attractions while also experiencing its breath-taking beauty in a half-day tour of its highlights. Here are cape towns big six attractions.

Table mountain

Table Mountain is the most iconic landmark of South Africa. It is also the country’s most photographed attraction and its famous cable car took millions of people to its top. Table Mountain has become the single most welcoming icon to not only our people, but travelers from all over the world.

Cape point

Cape Point Nature Reserve is a beautiful place with green hills, a rocky coastline and stunning views. The reserve is home to a variety of wildlife including baboons, Cape fur seals and birds.

Groot constantia

Groot Constantia- is a great attraction in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town. It is the oldest wine estate in South Africa and produces some of the finest wines in the country.

Robben Island

Robben Island is a small island located just off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa. For centuries it was used as a place of exile and imprisonment, and today it is best known as the site of Nelson Mandela’s incarceration.

 Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden

 

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful gardens in the world. Nestled at the base of Table Mountain in Cape Town, Kirstenbosch covers over 528 hectares and is home to an incredible variety of plant life.

 V&A Waterfront

 

The Victoria & Albert Waterfront in Cape Town is one of the most popular tourist destinations in South Africa. Situated on the Atlantic Ocean, it offers stunning views, a variety of shops and restaurants, and a busy calendar of events.

Included/Excluded

Return Airport transfers
5 nights accommodation in Onomo foreshore or similar
Daily breakfast
Highlights of Capetown tour
Winelands tour (3wine farms) on private basis
Cape point and penguin explorer tour on Private basis
Guided tours in English
Classic hop on & off one day ticket
Seal island cruise
International flights from home and back-Quoted separately
Visa fees, Travel Insurance, PCR test (if applicable)
Peak/festive period surcharge
Entrance fee unless specified (Table mountain, boulders beach)
Early checkin or late check out
Beverages are not included
Itinerary

Pick up from the Airport and taken to your hotel. You will use this day to settle in

Learn about the history of South Africa’s oldest city and admire panoramic views over Cape Town from the top of Table Mountain on an eye-opening 4-hour tour. Highlights - Enjoy the bird’s eye view of Cape Town from the top of Table Mountain - Admire the grandeur of Cape Town's City Hall - Visit Malay Quarter in the foothills of the mountain Start with a scenic drive through the city centre past famous landmarks such as the Castle of Good Hope built in 1666 by the Dutch East India Company, the imposing Renaissance-style Edwardian City Hall, constructed from honey limestone a baroque building, and South Africa’s largest public space and former military parade ground the Grand Parade. Continue along the city’s main road, Adderley Street, where you we will see St. George’s Cathedral, the Anglican Diocese of Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Pass Company Gardens and the Malay Quarter (also known as the Bo-Kaap) which means "Above Cape" due to it being up against the slopes of Table Mountain. In the early 18th century, a multitude of slaves from Java, Ceylon and other Far Eastern regions were brought to Cape Town. After slavery was eliminated, their descendants, known as the Cape Malay’s, settled here. Our route then leads us via Kloof Nek to the magnificent and famous Table Mountain where you will ascend to the top (weather permitting) by the revolving cable car. Here, you can see wildflowers and the famous silver tree, and marvel at the bird’s eye view of the city and its beaches. On a clear day, it is even possible to see from this vantage point Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned on one side of the mountain and Cape Point on the other. Conclude this amazing day by descending the mountain from the Upper Cableway station and gazing at the fascinating landscapes. Schedule: 13:00 - 17:30 08:00 - 12:30 Guide options: Guide type: Guide Audioguide fee: Not included Requirements: It is important that you pre-purchase your Table Mountain cableway ticket to avoid long queues at the ticket office on the day. Minimum Age: 2 years old. Remember to bring the voucher and valid photo ID with you Children up to the age of 3 years old are required to sit in a car seat. Car seats are subject to availability at the time of booking. Parents are welcome to bring their own car seat. Included SIC Transport Not included Tickets

Set off on an awe-inspiring tour to Cape Point, the towering headland renowned for its spectacular beaches, breath-taking views, and picturesque coastal villages. Highlights - Admire picture-perfect landscapes and vistas - Take a stroll through the charming village of Simon’s Town - Watch adorable penguins having fun in their natural habitat! Travel along the scenic Atlantic Seaboard passing through Sea Point, Clifton and Camps Bay, before arriving at Hout Bay, a charming seaside village and fishing harbour boasting magnificent mountain views and a white powdery sandy beach. Next, continue via Chapman’s Peak, a coastal road carved into the craggy mountain and possibly one of the world’s most breath-taking coastal drives, to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve and Cape Point which was believed to be the dividing point between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. Follow on with a visit to Simon’s Town. One of South Africa’s oldest towns, this a village features charming Victorian architecture, a naval base and even an enormous penguin colony at the beautiful Boulders Beach which will be the last stop for the morning. The Boulders Penguin Colony is home to a growing colony of the vulnerable and adorable African Penguin. Come face to face with these curious animals via wooden walkways which will help you to watch penguins frolic and play in their natural habitat. Location Start point: All Cape Town City, Waterfront, City Bowl, Atlantic Seaboard Based hotels. End point: Same as the starting point Schedule 08:30 - 13:00 Included Tickets SIC Transport Guide Not included Lunch

A marvellous way to explore the Cape Winelands, this trip hits the highlights of this spectacular region. Travelling through verdant valleys and around craggy peaks, the landscape is as much a star as the fine wines and delicious foods that you’ll savour. This enchanting excursion begins with a tour through historic Stellenbosch, an architectural jewel that serves as the historic heart of the country’s wine region. A gracious blend of 18-century Cape Dutch, Georgian and Victorian buildings is evident as we drive down Dorp Street, where massive Oaks still shade original water furrows. After a brief tour, we enjoy a wine tasting at a fine wine estate in the Stellenbosch area. A second wine tasting will be included (time permitting), before returning to Cape Town. Location Start point: Pick up at the hotel reception only for hotel located in Southern Sun Waterfront, Southern Sun Cullinan, Southern Sun Cape Sun, Table Bay Hotel, Victoria and Alfred Hotel, One and Only Hotel, Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge, Protea Hotel Cape Castle, Protea Hotel Victoria Junction, Cape Grace Hotel, Commodore Hotel, Portswood Hotel, Westin Hotel, Cape Royal, Winchester Mansions, President Hotel, Premier Cape manor, Protea Hotel Sea Point, Mount Nelson Hotel, Queen Victoria Hotel, Cape Town Hollow, Hotel on St Georges, Radisson Blu Waterfront, Park Inn by Radisson – Foreshore, Icon Apartments, Bantry Bay Luxury Suites, Protea Hotel North Wharf & 15 on Orange. If you are staying in a different area, you should make your own way to the meeting point: Southern Sun Waterfront Hotel, 1 Lower Buitengracht Road, Cape Town City Centre. Schedule 13:30 - 17:00

There are no services provided on this day. You can explore the city on your own and take other additional tours, go for shopping or just stroll around your area.

Transfer from Hotel in City Centre to Cape Town International Airport.

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