CAPE TOWN - ADVENTURE / OUTDOORS
TABLE MOUNTAIN AERIAL CABLEWAY is the best way to make the most of the mountain. The revolving cable car means you get a 360 degree view. Once on top, revel in the sights of the peninsula below.
Open Hours: First car up at 8am, last car up at 9pm in Jan; 8.30am-7.30pm in Feb; 8.30am-8.30pm from 1-15 Mar; 8am-7.30pm from 16 Mar-30 April; 8.30am-6pm from 1 May-15 Sept; 8pm-7pm from 16 Sept-31 Oct; 8am-8pm from Nov-Dec. A car departs every 15 minutes
Tafelberg Road, Cape Town | Tel: 021 424 8181 | VISIT WEBSITE
LION’S HEAD is known for having breathtaking views of Cape Town, and visitors claim that the hour-long walk to the summit is spectacular. It is a relatively easy walk for beginners, offering a view of sights such as Camps Bay and the Twelve Apostles and Sea Point and the Waterfront. Lion’s Head is also a popular place for paragliders to launch into the air.
Signal Hill Road, at the Base of the forestry Road
Tel: 021 465 8515 | VISIT WEBSITE
DOWNHILL ADVENTURES offer everything you need to experience the ultimate adventure travel in Cape Town. From sandboarding to abseiling and bungee jumping, the company covers a wide variety of adventure and extreme sports.
Cnr Kloof, Long and Orange Street, Cape Town
Tel: 021 422 0388 | SEND EMAIL | VISIT WEBSITE
ABSEIL AFRICA gives you the chance to try your hand at Kloofing in Kamikaze Kanyon, and offers guided hikes to Table Mountain’s Highest Point - for professionals only.
295 Long Street, Cape Town
Tel: 021 424 4760 | SEND EMAIL | VISIT WEBSITE
SKYDIVE CAPE TOWN offers the bests instructors who are there to assist you with all of your skydiving needs. Choose a tandem or static line jump if you’re new to this, or the accelerated free-fall jump if you’re ready to move to the next level.
R27 Melkbosstrand, Cape Town
Tel: 082 800 6290 | SEND EMAIL | VISIT WEBSITE
DIVE ACTION offers PADI, NAUI and IANTD scuba training, as well as recreational scuba diving for locals and tourists alike, and for all skill levels.
22 Carlisle Street, Cape Town
Tel: 021 511 0800 | SEND EMAIL | VISIT WEBSITE
TWO OCEANS AQUARIUMoffers an unrivaled experience with over 8,000 creatures there, from fish to sharks, starfish and anemones. A must-see for any visitors to Cape Town.
Two Oceans Aquarium, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
Tel: 021 418 3823 | VISIT WEBSITE
KIDS’ BLUE TRAIN is one of the most entertaining activities for children in Cape Town. This is the city’s only miniature train, a charming little vehicle that tours the Mouille Point Promenade.
Mouille Point, Cape Town | Tel: 021 511 0800