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Cape Town Attractions

Never one to shy away from a brand new adventure and inventive ways to get your kicks you're eager to explore a new locale from top to bottom. You're about to point your compass in a different direction. It's not hard to fill an itinerary because Expedia can connect you with loads of things to do. Find and book your activities now and all that's left to do is pack your trunk and start daydreaming. Next stop: Cape Town!

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    and you'll still have enough cash for a top hotel or decadent dinner while you are visiting. The activities in Cape Town aren't only perfect for you but they won't bust your budget. We have 1489 things to do here and you can get them beginning at just £3.
  • Cape Town is popular among adventurers. In fact a good percentage of travellers can't wait for the next holiday to the area to get a taste of local history and culture and find the top activities. The top things to do can catch the interest of even experienced globetrotters and that includes savvy visitors like you. Our list includes a wide range of historically based tours and opportunities for adventure. With unequalled ways to explore the best this area has to give like a 4-Day Coastal Garden Route Tour to unequalled ways to explore the best this area has to offer like a Cape of Good Hope Half-Day Tour there are tons of things to do at your disposal when you browse the inventory of activities here at Expedia.

It takes an expert itinerary to make the most of a trip to Cape Town especially when you intend to include plenty of local cuisine and entertainment. And we know you're someone who likes to get out and about遥ou're ready to get out and play. You're eager to sign up for the best activities around and a quiet day exploring local neighbourhoods is what you love best. Our activities are the ideal way to organise your holiday. Book professional area tours on Expedia and you may find all that you are searching for and more.


Where to stay in Cape Town


From its European architecture and art galleries to its vineyards and orchards, Stellenbosch abounds with cultural, historical and natural charm.



The “French Corner” of South Africa’s Cape Winelands is famous for its bodegas and restaurants, art galleries, nature walks and stunning scenery.


Camps Bay

Stunning sunsets and perfect blue water, scuba diving, mountain scenery and beachfront restaurants all make this one of Cape Town’s most popular beach suburbs.


Simon's Town

Located on the striking shores of False Bay, this coastal town has sandy beaches, shark and fishing charters and the South African Naval Museum.

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Cape Town City Centre

Known for its majestic mountain landscape and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Cape Town City Centre. Check out top attractions like Castle of Good Hope and Long Street, and jump on the metro at Woodstock Station or Esplanade Station to see more of the city.



This relaxed coastal town welcomes visitors with its sweeping beach and surf spots, farmers market, mountain scenery and nature walks.

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The Best Hidden Gems in Cape Town

Heading to Cape Town, South Africa, for your next holiday? Here are the best hidden gems to check out in Cape Town.

Laurie De Decker
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