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Half-Day Cape of Good Hope Tour from Cape Town
"Travel along the Atlantic Seaboard via Sea Point Clifton and Camps Bay stopping at a Llandudno look-out point before continuing to Hout Bay a quaint village and fishing harbour with magnificent mountain views and beach. Optional: Seal Island boat trip (seasonal) (not incl. in cost). On through Chapman's Peak one of the world's most breathtaking coastal drives to Cape Point and the Good Hope Nature Reserve which has magnificent fynbos vegetation
From ZAR800.00
 
Full-Day Cape Point and Peninsula Tour from Cape Town
"This is an awe-inspiring tour to the towering headland known as Cape Point. Magnificent beaches breathtaking views historic and picturesque coastal villages are to be seen along the way. The Cape Peninsula is one of the world’s most scenic areas and stretches from the City Center to Cape Point. Travel along the Atlantic Seaboard via Sea Point Clifton and Camps Bay stopping at a Llandudno look-out point before continuing to Hout Bay a quaint village and fishing harbor with magnificent mountain views and beach. Optional: Seal Island boat trip (seasonal weather permitting) (not included in cost). On through Chapman’s Peak
From ZAR1,100.00
 
Half-Day Cape of Good Hope Private Tour from Cape Town
"Travel along the Atlantic Seaboard via Sea Point Clifton and Camps Bay stopping at a Llandudno look-out point before continuing to Hout Bay a quaint village and fishing harbour with magnificent mountain views and beach. Optional: Seal Island boat trip (seasonal) (not incl. in cost). On through Chapman's Peak one of the world's most breathtaking coastal drives to Cape Point and the Good Hope Nature Reserve which has magnificent fynbos vegetation
From ZAR1,880.00

Penguins - Boulders Beach Tips (74)

Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach is most famous for its colony of African penguins. These are some of the cutest (and clumsiest) creatures you'll ever see and there are hundreds of them on the beach. But even without...
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AndreSTGT
Jan 29, 2004

Penguins

On a great day you can combine lovely scenery as well as a close up look at the penguins.What is amazing is that they are so close to a built up area and seem really unconcerned about people walking...
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Dodo22
Nov 01, 2003

Penguins at the Boulder Coastal Park

Go towards the beach of the Boulder Coastal Park and walk between the ropes and between the penguins. There were lot’s of penguins walking around here and you could get very close to them.One thing to...
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Alain_Smeets
Aug 31, 2003

Penguins

You have to see the penguins near Boulders beach. You are not allowed on to the beach but there are boardwalks built so you can get a good view of all the penguins. Further along there is a lovely...
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paradisedreamer
Jul 21, 2003

Check out the Penguins

There's a colony of Cape Jackass Penguins just outside the city accessible from Boulders Beach below Simonstown. Just a few years ago, the colony was a few hundred penguins watched over by a...
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SESM
Jul 03, 2003

Penguins in Africa!

On this special stretch of beach you can get a close look at a colony of African penguins. These penguins usually do not live on the mainland, but on islands off the South African coast. This is the...
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Alice-Kees
Jun 30, 2003

If you like birds with...

If you like birds with flippers or is it called mammals, well, to be specific … penguins, check out Boulders Beach, located near Simon Town, a quaint seaside resort.Don't they look cute ... I think...
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Kallista
Sep 12, 2002

If you like the penguins, I'm...

If you like the penguins, I'm sure you will like seals too. The next day, early in the morning, after breakfast, we drove to Hout Bay, passing through Clifton … a place to be and to be seen, with many...
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Kallista
Sep 12, 2002

Boulders Beach Penguin...

Boulders Beach Penguin SanctuaryOn the road to the Cape of Good Hope, stop at Boulders Beach Penguin Sanctuary. It's a breeding ground for the local species (the amusingly named jackass penguin),...
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travelmad478
Aug 25, 2002

This is a delightful area to...

This is a delightful area to spend some of your holiday and a visit to the rare African Jackass Penguin colony at Boulder’s Beach, a couple of kilometres out of Simon’s Town, should not be missed....
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filipdebont
Aug 24, 2002

Go and see the penguins. They...

Go and see the penguins. They are the cutest things!A little more than ten years ago, a couple of little penguins washed up on the beach that we regularly visited. We would often go down searching for...
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susie_fr
Aug 24, 2002

Penquins at Boulders Beach

The beach is beautiful and the penquins were a great source of amusement as they strutted their stuff.
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canuck68
Nov 28, 2011
 
 
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Things to Do Near Cape Town

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Robben Island

Whether you are interested in history or not a trip to Robben Island is rewarding and eye opening. After you get off the boat, you take a 45 minute guided bus tour of the island with some very...
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Lion's Head

Lion’s Head is one of the most distinctive natural monuments in and around Cape Town. It is part of the Table Mountain National Park and visible from many parts of the city. Together with Signal Hill...
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Clifton Beach

Clifton Beach is made up of 4 coves and the beaches are called 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th. When the summer south-easter blows, the Clifton beaches are usually well sheltered from the wind. All of the...
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Long Street

Long Street is a major street located in the City Bowl section of Cape Town. It is famous as a bohemian hang out and the street is lined with many book stores, various ethnic restaurants and bars....
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Signal Hill

Signal Hill has some of the most stunning view of the city. On the view point there is a beautiful picnic spot where you can relax and wait for the sun to go down and then you will see some of the...
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Table Mountain

Hi, Any one who visits South Africa should not miss going to Cape town. In fact I wanted to visit Johannesburg & return home. One member in VT strongly adviced me to visit Cape Town and I thank...
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Getting to Cape Town

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Kleintuin Rd, Simon's Town, South Africa

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  • Sunday 08:00 to 17:00
  • Monday 08:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 08:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 08:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 08:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 08:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 08:00 to 17:00

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