Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town

4.5
Must see · Pier / Boardwalk · Marina
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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  • Spent many days here. Wonderful restaurants and stores. Terrific entertainment and wonderful views of the water. Great place to people watch. Highly recommended.  more »
  • Lovely walk out. Beautiful scenery. Just the right amount of buzz to get a good indication of what capetonians are like. Relatively safe with a good amount of visible security.  more »
  • Always a great vibe here. Be sure to look out for seals and roaming sea life. Do a boat trip for a few hours if time permits  more »

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