Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central

4.5
Take a relaxing walk along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, a scenic harbor promenade designed in a Victorian style and featuring a variety of shops and restaurants. Named after Queen Victoria and her son, Prince Alfred, the waterfront, originally developed in the 1860s, offers postcard-like views of Table Mountain and the ocean. You can take a ride on the Ferris wheel, or just enjoy a reinvigorating walk or jog along the ocean. Boasting more than 400 stores and hailed for its exquisite dining scene, the waterfront offers visitors plenty of distractions. Using our international travel planner, Cape Town attractions like Victoria & Alfred Waterfront can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • So much to see and to do and therefore no surprise that this is one of the most popular tourist attractions in South Africa. Don't ever visit Cape Town without popping in at V&A Waterfront.  more »
  • I have had a very bad experience with the iStore at the Waterfront. I purchased a Mac Desktop and then returned it to exchange for a MacBook Pro. They said it needed to be sent for assessment which.....  more »
  • Excellent dining options. The craft building vendors offer a variety of hand-made items that are worth exploring/ purchasing. Stay clear of the mall and the V&A boutique shops which tend to be...  more »

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