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Cape Point Nature Reserve

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At the tip of the Cape Peninsula, 60km SouthWest of Cape Town, lies Cape Point. Located within the southern section of Table Mountain National Park; a declared World Heritage site, as part of the Cape Floral region. The Park encompasses 7750Ha of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed yesterday

Quite a drive to reach the point from downtown, but beautiful and worth every kilometer. We took the toll road along the ocean which was a bit of a scary drive, but the views were spectacular.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great views, windy and preserved area. Can be a. It crowdy at times but site is big enough to provide quietness. We have met wild animals (antilope and ostrich).

Thank F2649NElaurentl
Reviewed yesterday

Overall we enjoyed our visit to Cape Point. The views are amazing and the park is well set up with plenty of different areas to go, even met an elusive baboon (Do not leave your windows open). However, 303Zar per person was a bit of...More

Thank Jon E
Reviewed yesterday

I attended a circular hike here recently meeting up with around 35 other avid keen hikers. We explored the beach finding many old shipwrecks and it was amazing to see such a beautiful part of South Africa. After the hike had finished I went to...More

Thank Chuckmyster
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to Cape point yesterday. It's awesome place and a must visit place . The views were magnificent and breathtaking. There is a funicular at the 1st stop (car park) which cost 65zar one way or 80zar return fare taking you at the highest point...More

Thank Winnernumber1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Experience the true wildness of the Cape! Fynbos galore. Beautiful walkways to experience the vastness of the ocean and breathtaking landscape. Great place to explore, lots of photo opportunities! Would recommend 10/10 😄

Thank anzeldebeer
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cape point is a extreme position of peninsula. Rocks and little trees were observed in the way. Sometimes, Baboon monkeys were observed as well. Take care. Don't forget to take a famous picture in the Cape Good Hope sign.

Thank Raphael F
Reviewed 5 days ago

My girlfriend, our tour guide, and I drove to Simon’s Town from Cape Town where we would be kayaking in False Bay. The 45 minute drive from Cape Town to Simon’s Town is a scenic drive much like virtually every other in the Cape Town...More

Thank Brendan H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Go early, it’s a well worn track and you want to stay ahead of the bus loads. Saw ostriches and one lone brown zebra, sea lions in the distance but not so much wildlife.

Thank Llyn R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over priced rip off. Most expensive of all the South African attractions. We arrived and our baby had fallen asleep in the car so we asked at the entrance if it was worth it just to drive around. She said OFCOURSE it was. We took...More

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72frederickt
9 July 2018|
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Response from Vixter38 | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for the delay, there is transport almost to the top so I would say yes for the views but you wouldn’t be able to get right up to the lighthouse as that’s very narrow, steep and with steps. Hope this helps
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yissis2015
17 December 2017|
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Response from Martynjw | Reviewed this property |
I used Uber extensively around town but think this would be a big ask for them. We hired a car very cheaply Less than $20 per day from our hotel Marriott victoria Junction
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Liezl C
17 December 2017|
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Response from BobMarshall666 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Liezel. The walk up is steep, but there are plenty of points to sit for a rest or to take pictures. If you want to eat there you will need allow a lot more time as the restaurant is very slow; we were told 45 minutes... More
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