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National Park in Cape Agulhas

Agulhas National Park

Africa's southernmost national park has exceptional birdwatching possibilities and hikes ranging from 3km to 10km in length. Recommended is the 5.5km Rasperpunt Trail, which takes in the Meisho Maru shipwreck. Infor…
Lighthouse in Cape Agulhas

Cape Agulhas Lighthouse

It’s a vertiginous climb up increasingly narrow ladders to the top, but is well worth it for the coastal views. Inside you'll find a small museum looking at lighthouses around the world, as well as the tourism burea…
Seafood in Cape Agulhas

Pelican's Harbour Cafe

The fish at this ramshackle joint overlooking the harbour is fresh off the boat – be sure to ask about the catch of the day. You'll also find some meaty fare, seafood platters and locally farmed abalone – a delicacy…