Cape Town Things To Do

Cape Town is, by definition, a city of leisure, and My Destination Cape Town has worked tirelessly to compile a list of activities that will truly make the most of your time in this special city, be it cultural, physical, or just plain relaxing.

The city and its surroundings are literally bursting with a fascinating selection of activities and attractions all designed to rejuvenate the mind, body and soul. Take in a show, visit a world-class museum, catch a match at our spectacular stadiums, or simply breathe in the fresh air in our beautiful Botanical Gardens.

City Sightseeing Bus Cape Town

City Sightseeing Bus Cape Town V-and-A-Waterfront, Cape Town

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City Sightseeing Cape Town's unmistakable and well-known red double decker open-top buses are without doubt the best way to tour Cape Town.

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens Newlands, Cape Town

Established in 1913, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens is one of the Seven Magnificent Botanical Gardens of the World. The 36 hectare landscaped gardens section merges seamlessly with the 492 hectares

Bike and Saddle

Bike and Saddle Cape-Town-City, Cape Town

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Bike and Saddle offer a range of cycling trips and tours throughout Cape Town. Each of these trips are tailor-made and fully supported, offering a fascinating perspective on the city.

Hooked on Africa

Hooked on Africa Hout-Bay, Cape Town

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Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters specialise in deep sea fishing, sea fly fishing and fishing charters in Cape Town. They operate out of Hout Bay and lead thrilling fishing trips on a regular basis.

The Fugard Theatre

The Fugard Theatre Cape-Town-City, Cape Town

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The Fugard Theatre, named after one of South Africa's greatest playwrights Athol Fugard, is located in the historic Sacks Futeran building in heart of the vibrant District 6 region of Cape Town.

Cape Town Helicopters

Cape Town Helicopters V-and-A-Waterfront, Cape Town

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There's simply no better way to experience Cape Town and its surrounds than with a helicopter flight over its spectacular sights, and Cape Town Helicopters is one of the city's best operators.

Para Taxi Paragliding

Para Taxi Paragliding Cape-Town-City, Cape Town

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Para Taxi is one of the leading paragliding companies in the Cape, and since 2009 they've offered breathtaking paragliding flights over the Mother City and surrounds.

Cape Town Stadium

Cape Town Stadium Green-Point, Cape Town

Cape Town Stadium, known as the Green Point Stadium before and during the world cup, is a world class 68 000 seater venue. It played host to 8 of the FIFA® World Cup games including the semi-final

Stellenbosch on Foot

Stellenbosch on Foot Stellenbosch, Cape Town

Explore the 'Village of the Oaks' as you stroll along shady oak avenues bordered by the water furrows of the Mill stream and admire the charm and harmony of the Cape Dutch Architecture. Enjoy tales


Slackpackers Cape-Town-City, Cape Town

Slackpacker SA offers multi-day trails that last from two to six days in and around Cape Town. Overnight stops are in top-notch camps or lodges set in beautiful surroundings. You'll have your own


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