With its mystical Table Mountain backdrop, Cape Town is without doubt one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It is set seductively between mountains and the sea, flaunting its natural beauty. Cape town is a city of historic, cultural and artistic importance.
Cape Town Attractions
Cape Town has an irrepressible spirit and sense of adventure. Travelers can dwell into a range of outdoor activities, from biking, hiking, surfing, and paragliding to whale-watching trips and cage dives with great white sharks. Grab our all-inclusive Cape Town Holiday packages for adventurous vacation. Top tourist attractions in Cape Town are:
- Table Mountains
- Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
- Clifton and Camps Bay Beaches
- The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
- Chapman's Peak Drive
- Signal Hill and the Noon Gun
- Robben Island
- Great White Shark Cage Dives
- The Heart of Cape Town Museum
- Iziko Museums of South Africa
- The District Six Museum
Food, Shopping, Culture
Cape Town's best culinary can be experienced around central city. Few of the specialty dishes of Cape Town that makes in our must try lists are: subtle flavors (dishes might include tender Chalmar beef fillet with oxtail, Jardine for pared down, and tomatoey West Coast crayfish risotto),Bizerca Bistro for bistro classics with a fresh twist cooked by award-winning chef Laurent Deslandes, or La Colombe. Fine wines are a treat for all the wine lovers, with the Constantia Wine lands producing some of the finest wines of the world.
Tourists can endlessly browse elegant malls such as the flea markets, Victoria Wharf at the V&A Waterfront, antique shops and art galleries. For all the collectors of unusual items finding a specialist boutiques is no tough job. Jewelry is particularly inexpensive in Cape Town as it is a home to many of the talented goldsmiths and jewelry designer. Leather goods, sports and outwear is also well priced and so are art works, antiques, books and wine.
Cape Town is the oldest European settlement of Africa. The town has a rich and exotic history filled with turbulent past. Robben Island is a blessing for history buffs, where Mandela was incarcerated for 18 years. Cape Town's dark and bright passage from the past lends an artistic and cultural depths with great creativity. Cape Town is a true mix of cultures and people.