The Cape Wheel is a giant observation wheel that offers a spectacular 360 panoramic view of Cape Town from the vibrant V&A Waterfront precinct. Your viewing experience across the Mother City includes Table Mountain, Robben Island, Cape Town City skyline, Paarl Mountains, and the Cape Town Stadium. The Cape Wheel offers 30 fully enclosed air conditioned cabins that will take you 40 metres above the ground in safety and comfort on the four revolution ride.
Diving with the seals
Come and experience one of the most popular and unique activities the Mother City has to offer. The Ocean Experiences team are only too keen to share the beauty of the ocean and its most playful mammals with you as well as the beauty of the Cape Town Atlantic Coastline. On their seal snorkeling experience, you will not only learn about the Cape fur seals habits, but you will also get to experience their friendly nature first hand. A once in a lifetime experience.
Lions Head is one of the most popular hiking trails in Cape Town. Stunning ocean views and the perfect place to photograph the city and Table Mountain, it’s well worth every step.
The OZCF Market Day
Held every Saturday and Sunday at the historic Granger Bay site of the V&A Waterfront, the OZCF Market Day is a community farmers-style market for independent local farmers and artisanal food producers. At the OZCF Market customers can do weekly food shopping (veg, fruit, bread, organic dairy, free-range eggs, honey, muesli etc), try out some delicious cooked and raw foods and be inspired about helping to build an alternative food system.
The Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is acclaimed as one of the great botanic gardens of the world. Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch, against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain. Home to a wide selection of indigenous plants, some are found only in South Africa.
The Castle of Good Hope
Opened in1679, the Castle is the oldest surviving building in South Africa and has been the centre of civilian, political and military life at the Cape and the nation since. Rich in local history and heritage with magnificent architecture and views, they offer you a unique tour experience through the entire castle.
Chapman's Peak Drive, Cape Town
Chapman’s Peak Drive winds its way between Noordhoek and Hout Bay on the Atlantic Coast on the south-western tip of South Africa. Chapman’s Peak Drive is one of the most spectacular marine drives in the world. It is affectionately known as “Chappies” and is a must for anyone who is passionate about the majestic Cape Town scenery, with sheer drops to the sea below and towering mountains rising above you. The 9km route, with its 114 curves, skirts the rocky coastline of Chapman’s Peak (593m), which is the southerly extension of Constantiaberg and is a great hike for the energetically inclined.
The Constantia Obstacle Course is a fun and adventurous experience for young and old. From the Acro-twigs adventure course for kids to the 1.4 metre Swinging Tarzan, the Acrobranch experience will have you navigating cargo nets, zip lines, barrels and so much more.
The Franschhoek Wine Tram
The Franschhoek Wine Tram hop-on hop-off tour is one of the best ways to discover the true essence of the Franschhoek Valley – picturesque vineyards, breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, fine wines and a 300-year history. Passengers aboard the hop-on hop-off tour will experience a unique and leisurely way to see the Franschhoek Valley as they journey through rolling vineyards in a vintage style railway tram and open-air tram-bus stopping in at some of South Africa’s oldest and most distinguished wine estates.
Paragliding From Lions Head
Experience the city from above with a paragliding experience from Signal Hill or Lions Head.
Boulders Beach Penguins
The beautiful Boulders Beach is one of Cape Town’s most visited beaches and the only place in the world where you get close to African Penguins. In 1982 a couple of these little crowd-pleasers settled on the soft white sand between the large granite boulders that protect the beach from wind and large, stormy waves, and currently the population is estimated between 2,000 and 3,000 birds.
Offroad Scooter Tours
Jump on a Monster Mountain® Scooter and Freewheel into the city below! Scootours® offer a unique way to experience Cape Town’s Table Mountain and its breathtaking views in a fun and active way. During the 1.5 to 2 hour Scootours you will get the opportunity the freewheel down two different off road tracks. The first track runs down the side of Signal Hill all the way into Bo Kaap. After getting picked up by our vehicle in Bo Kaap. the Experience continues as you are transported to Table Mountain for your final run down the lower slopes off this world-famous land mark!
Have you ever seen the iconic colourful beach huts on Muizenberg beach? These beach huts are close to the heart of every “Muizenberger” and together with the mountain, surfing and beach walks makes up the locals’ love and passion for this much loved attraction. Bright, vibrant and very photogenic, the Muizenberg beach huts continue to be an instagrammer’s delight
Table Mountain, which is home to the richest, yet smallest floral kingdom on earth, was voted one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2011. Whether it is covered in a blanket of moody clouds or showing off against a crisp cloudless blue sky, Table Mountain is always spectacular. Cape Town locals are pretty fond of the mountain that looms over their city, and with good reason!