Chapman's Peak Drive, Cape Town

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Explore the natural scenery between two oceans by navigating Chapman's Peak Drive. Connecting Hout Bay to Noordhoek, the 9 km (5.6 mi) winding route offers many remarkable vantage points from which you can see dolphins and whales in the sea below. Regarded as an engineering marvel, the route often hosts mass-participation races and marathons. Besides exploring the surrounding natural landmarks via vehicle, you can also go on a hike to uncover vistas rarely seen from behind the steering wheel. Using our international travel planner, Cape Town attractions like Chapman's Peak Drive can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • we loved this drive so much we paid twice and did it in both directions. great views but great road too. 
    we loved this drive so much we paid twice and did it in both directions. great views but great road too.  more »
  • The most beautiful views. You want to take photos around every corner. A must do experience for everyone 
    The most beautiful views. You want to take photos around every corner. A must do experience for everyone  more »
  • Absolutely stunning views. Will advise to drive from Noord Hoek side instead from Cape Town. Only negative is that if you want to drive both ways you have to pay twice . 
    Absolutely stunning views. Will advise to drive from Noord Hoek side instead from Cape Town. Only negative is that if you want to drive both ways you have to pay twice .  more »

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