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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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From US$ 34.46 per person

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 our branded Cape Explorer bus stops near these locations. Look for a red Cape Explorer luxury coach. Pickup times at these meeting points are precise, be ready for pickup a few minutes early. 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 City Sightseeing office outside 2 Oceans Aquarium at 9:30 AM CBD: Lower Long Street: Meet at the bus stop outside the Sky Hotel at 9:37 AM CBD: Meet at City Sightseeing office, 81 Long Street at 9:42 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
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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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

4.6 /5

based on 764 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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nice trip. We went to boulders beach to see the penguins, then we went to cape point. We did a small hike there to cape of good hope. We had a good guide, he explained a lot of things while driving. The Entrance to boulders beach( penguins) and to cape point/cape of good hope is sepereate, so eventually you will have to pay more for the tour.

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April 29, 2022

We had the pleasure to travel to Cape Point with Charles our wonderfully delighting tour guide. Saw Simon‘s Town and the penguins along the way and had a small little hike to Cape of Good Hope at the end of our journey. We wholeheartedly recommend everyone in the area to try the red bus and the cape explorer tour as well.

February 22, 2022

It was a long tiring day but with beautiful places. I would recommend taking Table Mountain if you are traveling with kids. Now there was an extra stop at Muizenberg. Not indicated. We were on the road for 10 hours. Could have been arranged a little better. But considering what we wanted to see. Penguins very special as well as the Cape.

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January 7, 2022

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