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Western Cape

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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. To personalize your trip to Western Cape, create itinerary details specific to you using our South Africa travel itinerary planner.
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Cape Town Best for: Nature, Parks, Beaches Plettenberg Bay Best for: Parks, Zoos & Aquariums, Shopping Oudtshoorn Best for: Nature, Outdoors, Parks Knysna Best for: Nature, Parks, Beaches Franschhoek Best for: Wineries, Museums, Outdoors

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