21 Things To Do In Cape Town This Summer


There is no better place to be this summer than in Cape Town. Scorching hot beach days, visiting the wine lands, bar hopping, exploring all the touristy little areas, and just soaking up one of the best cities in the world.

Here is a round up of 21 of the best things to do in Cape Town this summer:

1. Go up Table Mountain on the cable car to see the most breath taking views of Cape Town.

2. Head to one of Cape Towns beautiful beaches for a beach day.

3. Wake up early and climb the world famous Lions Head. The best time is in the early morning or late afternoon.

4. Watch a summer concert at Kirstenbosch Gardens.

5. Take a drive along the very scenic Chapmans Peak.

6. Visit the Oranjezicht City Farm on a Saturday morning and stock up on fresh produce.

7. Take a drive up the West Coast and head to Paternoster for a few nights.

8. Visit Babylonstoren for a delicious and healthy lunch. Don’t forget to stroll through the gardens.

9. Go restaurant and bar hopping on Bree Street.

10. Do some retail therapy at the V&A Waterfront.

11. Take a walk along the sea front from Camps Bay all the way to the V&A Waterfront. Don’t forget to look out for dolphins and whales along the way!

12. Hop in the car and take a very scenic drive along the world famous Chapmans Peak Drive.

13. Take a drive to Blouberg Beach to see Table Mountain in all her glory from the other side. Gentle reminder: make sure the weather is good so the mountain is visible!

14. Book a night or two stay in the winelands and go exploring all the beautiful wine farms.

15. Pack a picnic hamper and head to Clifton beach for sun downers and snacks at sunset. 

16. Take a drive towards the Garden Route and explore some of the prettiest little towns such as George, Knysna and Plettenberg Bay.

17. A walk through Kalk Bay is a must and be sure to have lunch at one of the many seafood spots. 

18. Treat yourself to a spa day at one of Cape Towns most luxurious hotels.

19. Visit The Two Oceans Aquarium at the V&A Waterfront.

20. Go see where the two oceans meet at Cape Town. 

21. Horse riding on Noordhoek Beach.

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