10 reasons to visit Cape Town in 2017

Neatly positioned at the southern most tip of the African continent, Cape Town is well-known to be one of the best destinations in South Africa for travellers looking to experience a bush and beach safari.

Cape Town is well-versed in its beach options, boasting some of the most luxurious beaches on the planet – however, the city offers much more than just fun in the sun. There’s a wealth of activities for travellers visiting Cape Town, and here are 10 reasons why the ‘Mother City’ should be the next notch off your travel bucket-list.

All you need is reliable wheels, and if you don’t have some, car rental Cape Town is cheap and easy.

Picnic at Kirstenbosch

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See penguins at Boulder’s Beach

Shop at the V&A Waterfront

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Experience the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

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Explore Cape Point

Dine in the Cape Winelands

Travelling through South Africa

Public transport in South Africa is quite sparse, and most attractions are generally far from each other, therefore we recommend car rental or a larger mini bus (for groups) when visiting. Your Uber bill might be a shock otherwise.