Trip Summary

Take a drive through the charming coastal towns of the Cape and enjoy spectacular, world-famous views from stunning Chapman's Peak. Look out for southern right whales from the Cape's longest beach and keep an eye out for other wildlife in the Table Mountain National Park. Visit the charismatic penguins at Boulders beach and visit the south-westernmost tip of Africa- Cape Point.

Highlights

•Travel through many famous coastal suburbs of the Cape and traverse one of the world’s most spectacular passes – Chapman’s Peak.

•Catch a glimpse of southern right whale (seasonal) off the Cape’s longest beach.

•Spot wildlife in the Table Mountain National Park, and explore the rocky coastline, the Cape fynbos vegetation and the south-westernmost point of Africa – Cape Point – and its lighthouse.

•Visit the African Penguin colony at Boulders Beach

We make our way along the Atlantic seaboard passing Sea Point, Bantry Bay and Clifton. Bakoven and Llandudno, with their ghostly shipwrecks, are also fantastic sights on the way to the fishing village of Hout Bay, where we board a boat to view the Cape Fur Seal colony on Duiker Island (weather permitting).

From here we navigate the 114 curves of 600m high Chapman’s Peak Drive. We then explore the Cape of Good Hope section of the Table Mountain National Park, home to fabulous birds and very special fauna, such as Cape mountain zebra, bontebok and the charismatic Cape baboon.Climb (or ride the world’s first environmentally friendly funicular) to the famous Cape Point Lighthouse to capture the magical vistas of False Bay.

Next, we visit Boulders Beach to see the penguins, and then head home through the naval village of Simonstown and over scenic Boyes Drive, taking in the views of the fishing harbour at Kalk Bay and the seaside havens of St James and Muizenberg.

Tour Information

Tour Code: FH06

Duration: 4 hours

Languages: English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Portuguese

Group Size: 1/13 (min/max)

Departures: From Hotel

Departure Time: 9h00/13h00

Returns: To Hotel

Return Time: 13h00/17h00

Additional Information

THE PENINSULA TOUR IS AVAILABLE AS A FULL DAY, CLASSIC, FAMILY OR SCHEDULED TOUR. IT IS POSSIBLE TO ADD: CYCLING; HELICOPTER TRIP; SEA KAYAKING; SHARK SAFARI; TABLE MOUNTAIN; WHALE WATCHING AND WINELANDS.

Price

Includes:

Entrance fees for Chapman’s Peak Drive, Cape Point, Funicular and Penguins and Bottled Water.

Excludes:

Personal Shopping, gratuities and lunch.

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