Arguably the most enchanting region in South Africa, Cape Town is considered the country’s greatest must-see destination. “The Mother City” is home to Table Mountain, golden beaches, bountiful vineyards, and world-class golfing greens. Cape Town is a haven for lovers of fine cuisine, history, and natural beauty. Travel to Cape Town, South Africa with Ker & Downey today.
From the Afrikaner descendants of the Dutch colonists to the European Jewish immigrants, Cape Town is a melting pot. Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Jewish, and traditional African culture can be found here.
An exploration along Cape Town’s historic Walk to Freedom documents the hard-won fight for this harmonious lifestyle. Take in the significant monuments like the Castle of Good Hope, the Slave Lodge, the Parliament Buildings, and District Six.
Soaring above the city is the flat-topped landmark of Cape Town, the definitive Table Mountain. Trekking along its rugged “white table cloth” trail presents a world-class hiking experience. Your trek will take you through a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site and the indigenous flowers of Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. The end brings panoramic views of Table Bay and the V&A Waterfront.
Plan to take a scenic drive to Cape Point and the peninsula. Traveling along the Coast Road, granite boulders serve as lookout points toward the Twelve Apostles, Table Mountain, and the beach of Camps Bay. Charming villages and quaint fishing harbors, dotted along the path, invite exploration. Along the way keep an eye peeled for sightings of Southern Right Whales, penguins, dolphins, and seals playing in the surf.
No South African itinerary is complete without a visit to the Western Cape and Cape Town. Talk to your Ker & Downey travel expert to include luxury Cape Town in your handcrafted journey for an unforgettable experience.