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Meet African penguins at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, a series of sandy coves separated by granite rocks. Part of Table Mountain National P
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Cape Point , Table Mountain National Park
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Take a tour of Cape Point, a dramatic seaside promontory and part of Table Mountain National Park, known for its scenic landscape and hiking
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Table Mountain National Park , Table Mountain National Park
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World heritage site · Mountain
Take the cableway to the top of Table Mountain National Park and enjoy the stunning views from the top of a Cape Town landmark. The mountain'
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Platteklip Gorge , Table Mountain National Park
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Steep and strenuous hikes at Platteklip Gorge are not for the faint-hearted. Consider climbing with a guide to the summit of Table Mountain,
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Robben Island Museum , Cape Town Central
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World heritage site · Island
Visit the World Heritage Site of Robben Island Museum, a spit of land just off the Cape Town coast. The island's main claim to fame is rather
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Where to stay in Cape Town

This sprawling city boasts a staggering range of lodging options, from lavish to budget friendly. Opt for a cozy guesthouse or bed and breakfast in a verdant garden setting, pick from one of the numerous backpacker hostels, or establish yourself in an oceanside top-end hotel. If you're visiting Cape Town in December or January, remember to book ahead as popular accommodations fill up easily during these months.
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