The essence of a city tour in Cape Town
Ascend the iconic Table Mountain in a towering cable car that promises unparalleled views of the city below, and the sparkling ocean and mountain backdrop truly astonishes. Ogling the magnificence of Clifton is essential, with some of the most expensive real estate in South Africa, the slightly are simply mesmerising. Boasting four breathtaking beaches that are immensely admired, this pristine, popular location is ideal to blissfully suntan, frolic in the waves, play sports on the soft cream sand and people watch! Towering above the white foam and fluttering beach, are the proud mountain peaks of Lion’s Head and the Twelve Apostles.
Never far from a view of a lofty hill, or the trembling depths of the deep blue sea, is the city a whirling, fascinating space steeped in history and euro centricity. Head to Greenmarket Square where you can relish a shopping expedition at colourful stalls, meandering around this cobbled square purchasing beautifully handcrafted African curious, vibrant clothing, dazzling jewellery and a myriad nick-nacks. Marvel at the energetic, enthusiastic buskers, drummers, jugglers and mime artists that liven up the kaleidoscopic atmosphere. Stroll through Company Gardens, home to historic buildings, museums, places of worship and an art gallery. This tranquil space offers a glorious respite as you wonder through lush gardens and soak in beautiful scenery. Venture to the haunted Castle, built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company. Once a replenishment station for ships sailing by the Cape of Good Hope, today it has many a chilling story to tell. Set your watch to watch the Signal Hill’s noon canon firing, followed by an exploration of Cape Town’s colourful Malay quarter. Bo Kaap is a vibrant colourful neighbourhood that offers a unique history and culture, and simply scrumptious Cape Malay cuisine. Your journey ends in spectacular fashion with an exclusive diamond tour.