Cape Town, ends of the earth beauty
As a highly rated south african destination, Cape Town offers a large array of activities for the nature loving visitor. Reserve a plane ticket to Cape Town and discover this splendidly exotic bay, like being on the very extremities of the earth.
Once you have arrived on your flight to Cape Town, the Victoria seafront & Alfred Waterfront are pleasant starting points for your trip. That is unless you prefer to start directly with the majestic Table Mountain with its spectacular views. At the intersection of the Atlantic and Indian oceans, the Cape is a unique location and ideal for water sports, from scuba diving to kitesurfing and paragliding.
You are at the Cape of Good Hope, make the most of it! From June to end of October, a wonderful spectacle awaits you on the east coast of the Cape at Hermanus. The Walker bay marine sanctuary welcomes the Southern Right Whales for the winter. For an optimum view of the South African flora and fauna the Kruger National Park offers fascinating excursions on its trails which are in perfect condition.
Heerengracht square with its statues of Jan Van Riebeeck will be a good introduction to your visit of the town center. Accompanied by your Cape Town tour guide, explore the area on foot and discover the Civic Center, the Artscape, and the town hall recognizable by its Renaissance style. Whereas the state rooms of the Castle of Good Hope, house the magnificent William Fehr collection. To appreciate the many subtleties of the afrikaner style, visit the Koopmans de-Wet House mansion.
When it comes to discovering the cultural treasures of the Cape, you will be spoilt for choice. From the Jewish Museum, the South African Museum, Rust-en-Vreugd to the Old Town House. It is often overlooked, but the region is also of course known for its vineyards; thanks to your plane ticket to Cape Town, a surprising sampling excursion awaits !