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Western Cape

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Wineries & Vineyards · Nature & Parks · Mountains
Shifting landscapes of towering mountains, patchworks of farmlands, and sandy beaches draw visitors from all around the world to the Western Cape. Delve into the bustling commercial and industrial center of Cape Town, or tour quaint wineries dotting the countryside, where you'll receive a warm welcome and plenty of gastronomic delights. Active vacations in the Western Cape make the most of a large number of outdoor activities and extreme sports, such as bungee-jumping, 4x4 driving, and jeep safaris through the region's wilderness. Make Western Cape central to your South Africa travel plans using our South Africa day trip planning website.
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Places to visit in Western Cape

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Kid-friendly things to do in Western Cape

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Aquarium
Two Oceans Aquarium Cape Town Central
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Beach
Clifton Beaches Cape Town Central
4.6
Duration: 3 hours
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Mountain
Signal Hill Cape Town Central
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Water Body
Hout Bay Cape Town Central
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Western Cape

Beach
Bloubergstrand Beach Cape Town Central
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Scenic Drive
Chapman's Peak Drive Cape Town
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
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Historic Site
Groot Constantia Constantia
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Specialty Museum
South African Jewish Museum Cape Town Central
4.5
Duration: 1 hour

Wineries in Western Cape

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Wine Tour / Tasting
Earthstompers Adventures Cape Town Central
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Winery / Vineyard
Beau Constantia Constantia
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Winery / Vineyard
Marbrin Olive Growers Robertson
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings Stellenbosch
4.9
Duration: 8 hours

Shopping in Western Cape

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Flea Market
Greenmarket Square Cape Town Central
3.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Flea Market
The Old Biscuit Mill Cape Town Central
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Prins & Prins Cape Town Central
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Uwe Koetter Jewellers Cape Town Central
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min

Wildlife in Western Cape

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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Cape Capers Tours Mowbray
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Shark Diving
Shark Diving Gansbaai
4.3
Duration: 4 hours
Fishing Charter / Tour
Hooked On Africa Fishing Charters Cape Town Central
4.8
Duration: 8 hours
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Shark Diving
Pisces Divers Simon's Town
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Day Trip
African King Tours Stellenbosch
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
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Eco Tour
Ivanhoe Sea Safaris Gansbaai
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Winery / Vineyard
Oneiric Wines Elgin
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Hiking / Camping Tour
Cape and Table Mountain Tours Cape Town Central
5.0
Duration: 6 hours

Where to stay in Western Cape

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