Five Cool Indoor Activities You Should Experience in Cape Town this Winter

Winter has arrived in Cape Town and the Mother City has welcomed the rain with open arms. If you’re planning a trip to Cape Town this holiday, make sure you book your vehicle with car rental Cape Town today to avoid disappointment.

We’ve put together a list of epic indoor activities you should experience while it pours outside: 

Hinthunt Escape

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How good are your problem-solving skills? Hinthunt is Cape Town’s very own live escape game, nestled in the Cape Town Central Business District. The game is designed for groups of 3-6 people and requires 60 minutes to solve a mountain of puzzles and mysteries in a tiny room. The games are challenging, exhilarating and so much fun.

The Big Box Cafe

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The Big Box Cafe is an eatery with a difference. Popular amongst gamers and board game enthusiasts, the cafe is the perfect place to meet new people, demo new games and play your favourites with your friends and family. If you’re looking for entertainment during the rainy season, add the Big Box Cafe to your bucket list

Hope on Hopkins Distillery

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Known for being the ‘gin people’, Hopkins is the first artisanal distillery in Cape Town, situated in the Salt River area. Their handcrafted spirits are new and interesting and their tasting room is open every Saturday. If you’re looking for someplace to keep warm and enjoy a drink, the Hope on Hopkins Distillery should be a perfect fit.

Shimansky Diamonds Tour at the Cape Town

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The saying is true, ‘Diamonds are a girl’s best friend’. If you’re looking for a romantic night out on the town in Winter without having to worry about getting wet, this tour is perfect.  The Cape Town Diamond Museum is situated in the heart of the V&A Waterfront. The museum has a number of authentic artefacts and stories and is a must-see for anyone in the city.

The Hang Time Gym

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Are you an outdoor enthusiast struggling to stay inside this winter? Check out the indoor rock climbing at the Hang Time Gym. Whether you are looking for a challenging, physical climb or a child-friendly experience, the Hang Time Gym caters to everyone.

If you plan on going on an adventure to this majestic location from another part of the country, you might want to use a vehicle to get there. Car rental South Africa would be a great place to start looking for the best wheels to get you there.