Cape Town Shore Excursion: Cape Peninsula Tour

Shore Excursions in Cape Town
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Tour description

Enjoy the most spectacular views in the world, passing steep mountains, secluded coves and sweeping beaches, as well as villages and fishing communities.Begin with a scenic drive along the Atlantic coast, passing through the trendy suburbs of Sea Point and Camps Bay with glorious views of the Twelve Apostles Mountains. Continue to the fishing village of Hout Bay and take a short boat trip to Duiker Island (for own account & time permitting) to see the Cape Fur Seals. Travel to Cape Point Nature Reserve, comprising over 17 300 acres of fauna & flora, such as baboons, rhebok, zebra, bontebok, eland, tortoises and many bird species.Following the coastline along False Bay, return via Boulders Beach and visit the penguin colony (for own account), Fish Hoek fishing village and Muizenberg. Stop at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens for a short walking tour of the beautiful gardens, then pass the University of Cape Town, Rhodes Memorial and the Groote Schuur Hospital on return to Cape Town.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Hout Bay, Cape Town Central, Western CapeOptional duiker island boat ride (for guests own account and time permitting). craft market , coffee shop.Time spent is subject to change. Duration: 45 minutesPass By: Chapman's Peak Drive, Western CapeScenic DriveStop At: Cape of Good Hope, Table Mountain National Park, Western CapePhoto OpportunityDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Cape Point Nature Reserve, Cape Town Central, Western CapeEither take a walk up to the light house, or take funicular car to the top. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Boulders Penguin Colony, Simon's Town, Western CapeHome of the African penguinDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Newlands, Western CapeShort Guided walk in the gardens.Duration: 45 minutes

What's included

  • Return transfers from Cape Town port
  • Services of a qualified guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Small group tour (guests off the same ship and requesting the same tour will be grouped together)
  • Entry/Admission - Cape of Good Hope
  • Entry/Admission - Cape Point Nature Reserve
  • Entry/Admission - Boulders Penguin Colony
  • Entry/Admission - Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

What's not included

  • Lunch
  • Seal Island Boat ride (optional and time permitting)


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Free port pickup and drop-off included
  • Small-group tour