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Boulders African Penguin Colony

Critics' choice
Attractions

There's something incredibly endearing about these creatures. Maybe it's their unrefined singing voices that resemble those of braying jackasses (hence the...

Kleintuin Road
Major venue

Boulders Beach

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Attractions

Cape Town's biggest penguin colony makes its home here in a protected cove, with visitors getting the rare opportunity of swimming alongside them. There are...

South of Simon's Town

Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve

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Attractions

At the tip of the Southern Peninsula lies verdant Cape Point. The vast, beautiful Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve was declared part of the Cape World...

Cape Point
Major venue

Company's Gardens

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Attractions

A symbolic bell silently stands testimony to the slaves who tilled and toiled away in what was once a veggie garden providing sustenance for scurvy-stricken...

Government Avenue
FreeMajor venue

Groot Constantia

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Attractions, Restaurants & cafés

Founded in 1685 and South Africa's first vineyard, Groot Constantia Estate was the grape-stomping ground of Simon van der Stel, first governor of the Cape,...

Groot Constantia Road
Major venue

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens

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Attractions

In 1913 a professor Pearson, then chair of botany at the South African college, set about developing this vast botanical garden into what it is today - one...

Rhodes Drive
Major venue

Pan African Market

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Attractions, Shops

Situated in the heart of central Cape Town's art-and-antiques precinct, the Pan African Market is uniquely attractive for a number of reasons. The lobby is...

76 Long Street
Major venue

Ratanga Junction

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Attractions

Cape Town's only theme park has a hard-to-predict schedule (it's usually closed in winter, except for sometimes in the school holidays), but tends to come...

Canal Walk

Rhodes Memorial

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Attractions, Restaurants & cafés

This grandiose shrine, dedicated to imperialist Cecil John Rhodes, was built on his favourite lookout point in 1912, two years after his death. The monument...

Groote Schuur Estate
FreeMajor venue

South African Jewish Museum

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Attractions, Museums

Built according to the same proportions as King Solomon's temple, the beautiful Old Synagogue (South Africa's first) was built in 1863, and serves as the...

88 Hatfield Street

Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

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Attractions

Watch as Cape Town's landscape slowly gets transformed into a contemporary Liliput from the comfort of a rotating cable car. Opened in 1929, the Cableway...

Lower Cable Station, Tafelberg Road
Major venue

Two Oceans Aquarium

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Attractions

This underwater wonderland offers some of the most bizarre sea life you might ever care to meet - schools of unicorn fish, lumo jellyfish and honey-combed...

Dock Road
Major venue