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Cape Peninsula Tour

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    • Adult (15+)
    • Child (2-14)
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Key Highlights

  • Stand on the “end of Africa” when you visit Cape Point
  • Visit the cute penguins at Boulder’s Beach
  • See rare flora at the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve
  • Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Overview
    Tour South Africa’s Cape Peninsula and you’ll be treated to spectacular views. A rocky peninsula protruding 75 kilometres into the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Peninsula forms the south western fringe of the African continent. Set out on a scenic drive along the meandering coastal roads to Chapman's Peak and you will enjoy stunning views of the coastline.

    Stroll past the ‘flowering’ foliage at the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve and you will see penguins at Boulders Beach’s penguin colony. With panoramic views and colourful flora, this tour is a must for nature lovers visiting South Africa!

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    9 hours (approx.)

    Start time


    Meeting Point

    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)

    Ending Point

    Tour returns to the original departure point


    In the morning, you will be picked up in an air-conditioned coach from your hotel in central Cape Town. There will be English commentary in the coach.

    Tour begins with a scenic drive along the Atlantic coast, passing through the cosmopolitan suburb of Sea Point and Camps Bay with its glorious views of the Twelve Apostles, part of the Table Mountain range.

    We'll continue to the fishing village of Hout Bay, one of Cape Town's best-kept secrets. Here there is an option to take a short boat trip to Duiker Island (for own account & time permitting) to view the Cape Fur Seals, which inhabit the island.

    From here we travel to the Cape Point Nature Reserve, comprising over 17,300 acres of indigenous fauna and flora. Here we can see a variety of wildlife that includes baboons, rhebok, Cape Mountain zebra, bontebok and the elusive eland. The reserve is also one of the world's largest breeding grounds for tortoises. Bird-watchers, too, will find many fine species to observe.

    The majestic coastline offers drama worthy of being called "Nature's Greatest Show." We'll be able to see the union of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans (as per legend), and may even feel the brisk wind that is dubbed the "Cape Doctor" for its presumed curative powers.

    Following the coastline along False Bay, we'll return to Cape Town by way of Simon's Town, where we visit the Penguin colony at Boulders Beach (for own account), Fish Hoek fishing village and Muizenberg. Before our return, we'll stop at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens for a short walking tour of the beautiful gardens.

    We return to Cape Town, passing the University of Cape Town, Rhodes Memorial and the Groote Schuur Hospital.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Hotel pick up and drop off in air-conditioned coach
    • Transportation in air-conditioned coach
    • Commentary in English


    • Hout Bay Boat cruise to see Cape Fur Seals at Duiker Island
    • Lunch and beverage
    • Entry to penguin colony at Boulders Beach
  • Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.

    Dual language German/English commentary on selected days of the week.

    Complimentary collection is available from central Cape Town Hotels. Collection from other areas will be on request. Tour duration and collection times may vary depending on hotel collection route.

    Dual language German/English commentary available on

    Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Customer Reviews
    • Brilliant trip

      We had a terrific very knowledgable guide who went out of his way to help A fantastic tour lots of beautiful scenery and interesting things to see plus we had a gorgeous day so...

      Ms Jennifer Walker, United Kingdom
    • Exceptional Tour!

      Fantastic scenery! Wonderful stops to see seals, ostriches, penguins, the end of the cape, complete with a troupe of baboons to a beautiful nature reserve. Thoughtful,...

      MARY J RINEHART, United States
    • Great tour!

      The sights were amazing and to top it all off our tour guide was fantastic. Funny, informative and ensured everyone had a great time. Thank you Springbok Atlas....

      Sheldon Hryckowian, Canada
    • The tour was well designed and scheduled so that we can see several highlights in one day.

      Andreja Tepavcevic, Serbia, 11/Dec/2015

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