Cape Point Tour
Situated at the junction of the two of earth’s most contrasting water masses- the cold Benguela current on the West Coast and the warm Agulhas current on the East Coast, the Cape of Good Hope is popularly perceived as the meeting point of the Atlantic and the Indian Oceans.
- Houtbay was named by the Dutch explorers, which literally translated means Wood Bay. The timber was used to help build Cape Town.
- Drive towards Cape Point via the Chapman’s peak mountain pass, the brainchild of Sir Frederic de Waal, the first administrator of the Cape Province. The mountain pass, an engineering feat at the time, was formally opened in 1922.
- Visit in Cape Point, proclaimed a nature reserve in 1938 and it was incorporated into the Cape Peninsula National Park in 1998. In 2004 the named changed to Table Mountain National Park. It encompasses 7750 hectares of rich and varied flora and fauna and a 40 km coastline.
- Visit the African Penguin colony in Simonstown, because of their donkey-like braying call; they were previously named the Jackass Penguin.
*Boat ride to Seal Island at Houtbay
All our tours are private and the itinerary is used as guidelines. Our team will assist you with recommendation and tailor the itinerary to your requirement.