Rated as one of the top quad trails in the country, the route takes you through the world-renowned vineyards of Hamilton Russell and Southern
Discover Cape Town and the Western Cape, nowhere does it better
Welcome to a place where majestic mountains meet wild, open seas. A place of rolling green valleys and vast, untouched plains. A place where you can find yourself again. Whatever you are a looking for, you will find it here, because nowhere does it better.
From abseiling down the iconic Table Mountain to diving with Great White sharks in Gansbaai, Cape Town and the Western Cape is a playground for the fearless, those brave souls seeking real adventure. Explore underground cave systems in Oudtshoorn, dive with Cape Fur seals in the Atlantic Ocean or simply explore our trails, there is something here for everyone.
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Quad biking in Hermanus
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Fat Bike Tours, Gansbaai
This is the ultimate ride! Starting in the Grootbos nature reserve down the mountain to the top of the Sand Dunes
The Norval Foundation
Located in the Steenberg area of Cape Town, adjacent to Table Mountain National Park, the Norval Foundation combines the experience of art with an appreciation for nature. Our Sculpture Garden, outdoor amphitheatre, purpose-built exhibition
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Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary
Here you will find a tranquil haven, a place of healing for the broken-spirited, both donkey and human. Donkeys must be the creatures with the most negative attributes given to them by humans. Whether from ignorance or deliberate cruelty, many donkeys have a hard life. Because they are so often abused and brutally treated, they seem to
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Skydiving in the Mother City
Tandem SkyDive in Cape Town with Mother City SkyDiving
There is no place more beautiful or more diverse than Cape Town and the Western Cape. From the pristine white beaches along the Cape West Coast to the vast, untouched plains of the Cape Karoo, the natural splendour of our province is jaw-dropping. Cruise along the famous Chapman’s Peak Drive or lose yourself in the gardens at Babylonstoren, either way the experience will leave you revitalised in both body and mind.
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A Thyme and Plaice
A little bit of HEAVENLY Sea-Side BLISS…
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CIRCE LAUNCHES, established the passenger launch service to the Cape Fur Seal and Sea bird colony at Duiker Island, Hout Bay, in 1972. The original vessels used for this run, were the m.v. Circe and the m.v. R9, two World War 2, Air Sea Rescue boats.
Garden Tour at Babylonstoren
Tour the inspiring Babylonstoren food and medicinal garden while sampling the seasonal produce, listening to farm stories and learning practical tips from one of their experienced gardeners.
The Cape Karoo's "Beautiful Little Secret", Murraysburg's hiking trails and spectacular views are waiting to be discovered.
Marloth Mountain Nature Reserve
The Marloth Mountain Nature Reserve, an unspoilt gem hidden away in the imposing Swellendam Mountains. With some of the best hikes in the country, it's a must for serious hikers.
CULTURE & HERITAGE
The Western Cape is a hugely diverse province, a melting pot of cultures and heritage. From our storied past to our present, there is a huge amount to explore. Here we boast an open narrative of the past, with its vibrant and colourful people providing the material to shape a beautiful tapestry for the future. From the legacy of Nelson Mandela and the San people to the rock art of the Cederberg and the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary African Art, you will find more than just paint and canvas inside a building.
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Huguenot Monument & Memorial Museum
Probably one of the most prominent features of Franschhoek is the Huguenot Monument. It’s impossible to miss, located at the end of the Main Road. Stop by to learn all about French
Walking tour of Kayamandi
Considered the second oldest township in the country, Kayamandi is a place of great contrast, and the tour will illustrate this as you explore the area on foot.
Point of Human Origin
Providing the earliest evidence for modern human behaviour, the Pinnacle Point Caves in Mossel Bay will transport you 160 000 years into the past.
Velskoen Shuffle Heritage Walks
Follow local tour guide, Jeremy van Wyk as you discover the culture and history of the charming town of Oudtshoorn in the Klein Karoo.
Franschhoek Motor Museum
Look back at more than 100 years of motoring history with the Franschhoek Motor Museum's incredible and impeccable collection of vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles and memorabilia.
FOOD & WINE
Home to some of the world’s most bountiful vineyards and boasting numerous award-winning restaurants, Cape Town and the Western Cape is a gastronomic wonderland, with a history intrinsically tied to the vine. The six regions of the Western Cape are, of course, all very different to one another, each enjoying a unique vibe and flavour. From the lamb in the Cape Karoo to the roosterkoek in the Cape Overberg, here you can discover a myriad of different tastes.
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Veld and Sea | Cape Town
Based at the Good Hope Gardens Nursery in Cape Point, Veld and Sea offers seasonal and sustainable foraging classes, workshops and collaborative events for public and private groups, wild flavour cooking classes, corporate events and team
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Chocolate Tour & Tasting at Huguenot Fine Chocolates
This fantastic tour outlining the story of chocolate includes a chocolate tasting and a demonstration of how chocolates are made.
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Beer Tasting at Tuk Tuk Microbrewery
Make sure you take your time at lunch, and perhaps a short walk is in order before heading to your next stop for a beer tasting at the Tuk Tuk Microbrewery in the centre of town.
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GOLD Restaurant where dining is a celebration of food, flavours, family and friends, accompanied by live entertainment. Come and celebrate with us.
Find a culinary adventure just off Route 62 at the Hillock Wines. Surrounded by nature reserves, find tranquillity and exceptional wine at Hillock Wines.
We’ve partnered with a number of local and international companies, from hotels and tourism, to luxurious shopping locations to bring you the very best of Cape Town and the Western Cape.