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From Cape Town: Cape Point and Boulders Beach Full-Day Tour

From Cape Town: Cape Point and Boulders Beach Full-Day Tour

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Enjoy a day excursion from Cape Town to Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope. Visit the penguins at Boulders Beach and even spot whales in season.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Look for branded Cape Explorer bus stops near the pickup locations: • Camps Bay: Meet opposite the BAY Hotel, Victoria Road at 8:55 AM • Sea Point 1: Meet at the bus stop on the corner of Queens & Alexander Roads at 9:05 AM • Sea Point 2: Meet at the bus stop on the corner of St Johns & Beach Road at 9:10 AM • Sea Point 3: Meet at the bus stop opposite the Winchester Mansions Hotel at 9:12 AM • Green Point: Meet at the bus stop near Lighthouse at 9:16 AM • V&A Waterfront: Meet at the City Sightseeing office outside 2 Oceans Aquarium at 9:30 AM • CBD: Lower Long Street: Meet @ the bus stop outside the Sky Hotel at 9:37 AM • CBD: Meet @ City Sightseeing office, 81 Long Street at 9:42 AM December 16, 2022-January 8, 2023 • Camps Bay: 8:08 AM • Sea Point 1: 8:18 AM • Sea Point 2: 8:23 AM • Sea Point 3: 8:25 AM • Green Point: 8:29 AM • V&A Waterfront: 8:40 AM • CBD: Lower Long Street 8:50 AM • CBD: City Sightseeing office 8:55 AM

Experience

Itinerary
6 hours
  • Cape Town

  • 1 hour
  • Boulders Beach

  • Cape Point

  • Lunch

    • Optional
  • Cape of Good Hope (photo stop)

  • 1 hour
  • Cape Town

Meeting point
Main stop
Other stop
Highlights
  • Enjoy a full hour visiting the penguins at Boulders Beach
  • Explore the Cape Point UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Join an optional guided walk from Cape Point to the Cape of Good Hope
  • Discover the Cape Point Nature Reserve
Full description

Discover Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope on this guided day trip from Cape Town. Marvel at the beauty of nature as you stop at Boulders Beach to spot whales, ostrich, and other animals it shelters.

The full-day tour leaves Cape Town in the morning for the spectacular landscapes of the Cape Peninsula. Enjoy a scenic drive to Boulders Beach through Muizenberg and Fish Hoek. Stop to see the penguins at Boulders Beach before heading to Cape Point, in the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. Be on the lookout for antelope, ostrich and other game. Scan the ocean for whales during the Cape's whale season (July-November). Enjoy lunch (at your own expense) before joining the optional hike from Cape Point to the Cape of Good Hope headland (medium fitness required). Sit back and enjoy the coastal drive back to Cape Town, taking in spectacular views from the Ou Kaapse Weg mountain pass.

Includes
  • Depending on the option chosen, the entrance fee to the Cape of Good Hope can be included at the time of sale (Value: ZAR 360)
  • South African citizens (with valid photo ID) can pay R 90 on the day of the tour to enter Cape Point National Park
  • Expert tour guide
  • Transportation in a modern, double-decker, air-conditioned motor-coach
  • Penguin Beach entrance fee
  • Funicular to the top of Cape Point (optional)
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

Know before you go

  • As part of ongoing COVID-19 virus preventative measures, all vehicles are thoroughly disinfected every day and hand sanitizer is provided at numerous locations
  • Whilst the main tour office and collection point is the V&A, you may also join this tour at additional pick up points - Camps Bay, Sea Point, Green Point, Convention Centre, and Downtown
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 809 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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This tour should definitely be on your list when you come to Cape Town. The service provided was extremely good. The walking tour was extremely enjoyable. On your way to the Cape of Good Hope, you have the opportunity to see many creatures living here. Special thanks to Charles, Kyle and the driver. Charles is the main factor in making the trip so much fun!

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August 22, 2022

Very nice day trip! We didn't realize at first that this trip was with the same company as the red tourist bus, but that was no problem. The guides were super friendly and had a lot of funny and informative facts to tell during the bus ride. We were given enough time to explore Boulders Beach on our own and a lunch reservation had already been made in case we wanted to use it. At Cape Point we also had enough time to go up to the lighthouse and then we went together to Cape of Good Hope. The hike was still quite exciting so you could also go down by bus. The guides offered to take pictures and entertained us well! Despite the fact that the bus did not want to start after Boulders Beach and we had to wait 45 minutes for a new one, we had enough time everywhere and we had a great day!

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August 5, 2022

Great tour. Lots of time to explore independently at Boulders Beach and at Cape Point/Cape of Good Hope. Charles was very entertaining. I was able to do a bunch of walking and hiking during the tour but there were options to do most things without significant walking or hiking as well.

July 31, 2022

Product ID: 125519