Cape Peninsula Tour from Cape Town

Day Trips & Excursions in Cape Town
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Tour description

See all the top sights along South Africa’s Cape Peninsula on this full-day tour from Cape Town. With a mix of independent sightseeing and guided visits, you’ll have the flexibility to do the things you want to do, plus learn about the region from your expert guide. Explore Hout Bay and take an optional boat trip to Duiker Island. Spend time at leisure in Cape Point Nature Reserve and visit Simon’s Town on the peninsula’s east coast – home to a colony of African penguins! On the drive back you will have time to stop for a walk at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Hout Bay, Cape Town Central, Western CapeLocal arts a crafts available / Comfort stop. Optional duiker island boat ride available. NB: should guests decide not to do the boat ride optional, the time at Hout Bay harbour may be reduced.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Newlands, Western CapeEnjoy a short walking tour of the GardensDuration: 45 minutesStop At: Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, Simon's Town, Western CapeVisit the Penguin colony Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Cape Point Nature Reserve, Cape Town Central, Western CapeCape Point Nature Reserve, comprising over 17,300 acres of indigenous fauna and flora. Here we can see a variety of wildlife that includes baboons, Reebok, Cape Mountain zebra, bontebok and the elusive eland. The reserve is also one of the world's largest breeding grounds for tortoises. Bird-watchers, too, will find many fine species to observe.**NB: timing depends where the Lunch stop is.***Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Cape of Good Hope, Table Mountain National Park, Western CapeThe Cape of Good Hope is a rocky headland on the Atlantic coast of the Cape PeninsulaDuration: 15 minutes

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
  • Entry/Admission - Cape Point Nature Reserve
  • Entry/Admission - Cape of Good Hope

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Optional visit to Boulders Beach penguin colony
  • Optional Duiker Island / Seal island boat ride in Hout Bay
  • Entry/Admission - Boulders Beach Penguin Colony


  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Get up-close to native wildlife
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment