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Cape Town – Things to do

Things to do in Cape Town

Table Mountain

Visit South Africa’s most iconic landmark, the mighty Table Mountain. You can take a cable car to the flat summit, which lies 1,085 metres above sea level and boasts amazing views over Cape Town and the ocean. There are walking trails at the top to explore this 600 million year old mountain, which is listed as one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.

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V&A Marina Cape Town

The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

The Victoria and Albert Waterfront is Cape Town’s lively tourist hub - a historical harbour filled with shopping and fine dining experiences. Browse over 450 stores, watch street performers and musicians and ride the Cape Wheel. The waterfront also has a fantastic aquarium, museums, food markets and sunset harbour cruises.

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Robben Island Cape Town

Robben Island

Learn about South Africa’s turbulent apartheid history with a stirring visit to Robben Island. Catch the ferry to see where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 of the 27 years he was incarcerated. The prison closed in 1996 and is now a World Heritage Site, open daily for tours, and serving as a memorial to the political prisoners held there during its 500 year history.

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