1 The Bo-Kaap

One of Cape Town’s oldest residential areas, its streets characterized by colourful nineteenth-century Cape Dutch and Georgian terraces.

2 Gold of Africa Museum

A major collection of exquisite historic African works of art, wrought from the glittering precious metal.

3 Robben Island

The infamous island prison that was Nelson Mandela’s home for nearly two decades.

4 Kirstenbosch Gardens

Picnic or amble in one of the world’s loveliest gardens with its matchless rear wall – Table Mountain.

5 Rotate up Table Mountain

The revolving cable car is the city’s best route to breathtaking views, without getting short of breath.

6 Swim with penguins

Boulders Beach offers wonderful bathing and is home to a colony of African penguins.

7 Cape Point

The dramatically rocky southernmost section of the Cape Peninsula offers spectacular views and walks.

8 Township tour

See where most Capetonians live on a gospel tour jazz safari.

9 Long Street nightlife

Party till the early hours along the city centre’s café, pub and nightclub strip.

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