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Cape Town, the parliamentary capital of South Africa, lies at the foot of Table Mountain in the southwestern tip of Africa, sheltered by a bay with long sandy beaches. About 3.5 million inhabitants live in its neighbourhoods, still organised in a way that is very similar to how it was during apartheid (over half the population lives in townships), but the mix of cultures has begun to change the face of this multifaceted town.

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Tourist attractions Cape Town : Things to see and do

  • Castle Quarter Recommended Recommended

    Grand Parade

    The castle quarter was once on the ocean, but has gradually been assimilated into the city as the sea has encroached on the land. The Castle of Good Hope and Grand Parade stand in the centre of the quarter. This was where Nelson Mandela gave his famo..

  • Rest areas along the whale route in the Overberg, between the Cape and Hermanus, offer a chance to watch the whales that come here to give birth. The string of sandy coves, beaches and seaside resorts is set against a backdrop of magnificent untamed ..

  • The South African National Gallery collection features a wide range of African, French, English and Flemish works of art. Since 1990 the gallery has acquired a fine collection of contemporary South African art, to which it adds on a regular basis.

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Hotels Cape Town

  • Hotel on St Georges Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Corner Riebeek & St Georges Mall ZA - Cape Town

    Prix Prices from : 774 ZAR

    Located a 5-minute walk from the International Convention Centre, the Hotel on St Georges is centrally located on Cape Town’s foreshore and offers scenic views of Table Mountain. The St Georges Hotel has spacious rooms which include free Wi-Fi, sate..

  • Southern Sun Cape Sun Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    Strand Street ZA - Cape Town

    Prix Prices from : 1685 ZAR

    This hotel is located in the centre of Cape Town, just over 500m from the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway and around 7km from Clifton Beach. It also features a fitness centre and a splash pool. All of the spacious, air-conditioned rooms at the Southe..

  • Townhouse Hotel Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    60 Corporation Street ZA - Cape Town

    Prix Prices from : 1465 ZAR

    This 4-star Cape Town hotel has a gourmet restaurant and a 24-hour room service menu. All rooms offer satellite TV and free Wi-Fi access. Table Mountain is just 3 km away. Robben Island is just a boat ride from the V&A Waterfront, which is 30 minutes..

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Leisure activities Cape Town

  • Prices from : 27 €

    See superb views of Cape Town spread out before you from on top of Table Mountain, then take a close-up tour of the city. From mountain-top views to on-the-ground sightseeing, you'll get a great overview of the beautiful South African city of Cape To..

  • Prices from : 169 €

    No visit to South Africa is complete without taking a safari to a game reserve! Head to the Aquila Game Reserve on this easy day trip from Cape Town to spot giraffes, lions, leopards, zebras - you name it! The Aquila Game Reserve is the closest priva..

  • Prices from : 40 €

    Spend a few hours exploring stunning Cape Point. Enjoy one of South Africa's most spectacular coastal drives through the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. Wind your way to Chapman's Peak (if open) from Hout Bay, enjoying breathtaking views with every..

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