Cape Town is a place that is famous for stunning scenic beauty, variety of restaurants and food, whale watching, plenty of outdoor activities, nightlife, worldclass shopping and a relaxed atmosphere. Here are some top places that are top attractions of Cape Town.
Here Are The 6 Best Attractions Of Cape Town:
It is located in Africa’s southwestern tip. Cape Point has always attracted travellers with fascinating history and beautiful scenery. Sandy beaches, mountains, valleys and rugged coastline are attractions for those who like surfing, cycling, angling and hiking. For those who are not much adventurous, the Flying Dutchman which is a cable-railway would take them to the lighthouse and restaurants at the top from where the view of False Bay is breathtaking. The place is famous for seafood platter and simple meals. There is also a log store of cape town where tourists can find magnets, books, shirts, tops, caps, mugs, hats and spoons.
This is between Hout Bay and Noordhoek in South Africa’s southwestern tip. This peak is known as Chappies is a visual treat for those who love the view of mountain, sea and scenery all together. Many TV commercials and International films are shot here. It is the paradise for runners, picnickers, sightseers, bikers, motorists and hikers who keep visiting this place again and again. Chapmans Peak is a natural resource and asset and has great importance to tourism, residents and business. It is one of the world’s most amazing marine drive. Steep cliffs and crashing waves on the mountains is a must watch. A drive in this route is a must for everyone. This is again a fantastic picnic spot for friends and family. Chapmans peak is also popular for observing blowing behaviour and breaching of whales. This place is a photographer’s delight no matter you are a happy snapper or a professional photographer. Two major events, that is, road running and road biking are held here every year.
This village is a 30 minutes distance from Cape Town in a quite atmosphere. The spot is famous for milkwood forest, wetlands and sandy beach. It is an ideal place for tourists, family and friends. Funky shops, Five restaurants, lifestyle hotel, open space, playground and spa make this village one of the best attractions and holiday spot of Cape Town. Tourists and travellers can purchase crafts art and beautiful gifts. The residents of Noordhoek Village love to eat in the restaurants here. Food is served in the outdoor location. The quality of food and its freshness is the reason for people to come to these restaurants frequently to eat out. There is a place for outdoor eating which is called Cafe Roux where lunch, breakfast and cakes are available. There is a pub cum restaurant called The Toad which is a great place to have Toad Pizza and watch sports.
A place with a mesmerizing view. This bay is in a fold of mountains across the Atlantic Ocean. Hout Bay is surrounded by mountains. The sandy beach is perfect for swimming. Also idea for water sports where everyone can enjoy sailing, surfing, fishing and sea kayaking. The local people are found riding horses and walking their dogs. The main street here has plenty of interesting shops and there is also a craft market. The fishing harbour in Hout Bay is another attraction for crayfishing business and tuna. Also many tourism activities are hosted here. There is market as well where one can find interesting collection of exquisite art, fashion, craft, music, decor and delicious food.
It is a part of Cape Town. Though the mood of Kalk Bay is different from the mood of Cape Town. In Kalk Bay, there is a holiday mood and fishermen are found in water all the time during the day and season. This place is a fishing village which is extremely busy with superb restaurants, bohemian shopping, antiques and local fisherman. Kalk Bay is a seaside village of Cape Town and has a fishing history. One can enjoy outdoor activities like angling, surfing and sea fishing. One can also enjoy the ride of water taxi to Simons Town. There are restaurants that offer lunch, breakfast and dinner, there is a harbour and a shopping centre where one can find a huge collection of crafts, pottery, art, unusual antiques, book stores, jewellery stores, fashion clothing and curios.
This is in Cape Point and is a breeding farm. This is a family business that was opened in the year 1996. 40 breeding birds are accommodated here. They live in big camps which has open spaces that help eggs to incubate. A huge variety of Ostrich eggs and leather products are found here. There is a restaurant called Ostorante. Guided tours are arranged here in languages like french, German and English. During the tour, one would be able to understand the life cycle of Ostriches and also take a look at the breeding station. There is also a tea garden and a shopping centre.