Table Mountain Table Mountain, Cape Town
Table Mountain, Cape Town

Take the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway to the top of South Africa's favourite mountain and enjoy the amazing views.

Robben Island, Western Cape
Robben Island, Western Cape

A seemingly barren stretch of land adrift in the ocean, Robben Island has held the hopes and dreams of so many for so long.

Cape winelands, South Africa Cape Winelands
Cape Winelands

South Africa is famous for its wines, most of which come from the Cape Winelands in the Western Cape, which includes towns like Stellenbosch, Paarl, Franschhoek and Robertson.

Garden Route, South Africa The Garden Route, Western Cape
The Garden Route, Western Cape

The trick when travelling along the Garden Route is to have enough time to slip off the N2 onto the side-roads that hold the promise of interesting destinations.

western cape scenery Western Cape
Western Cape

Be sure to give yourself at least a week to explore the diverse Western Cape region, home to Africa’s most visited city, Cape Town.

whale, whale watching, whale-watching, Hermanus The Cape Whale Route, Western Cape
The Cape Whale Route, Western Cape

Less than 20 minutes from Cape Town lies the start of the Cape Whale Route, the beginning of a happy holiday.

Hermanus, Western Cape
Hermanus, Western Cape

Hermanus is a coastal village renowned for its mix of whale watching, old-world charm, museums, art galleries, home crafts, markets and mountain scenery.

Cape Point Nature Reserve, Western Cape
Cape Point Nature Reserve, Western Cape

The Cape Point Nature Reserve in the Western Cape province is where thousands of explorers converge annually to enjoy incredible biodiversity and natural beauty.

Sailing off the Western Cape coastline Western Cape highlights
Western Cape highlights

The Western Cape is hard to beat as an incentive destination with its natural wonders that provide opportunities for ecological adventures and outdoor activities in its nature reserves and along its beautiful coastline.

The Old Village, Citrusdal, Western Cape
The Old Village, Citrusdal, Western Cape

The historical Old Village, which predates the citrus-growing town of Citrusdal, is a great overnight stop.

Rheenendal Ramble
Rheenendal Ramble

The road that takes you on the Rheenendal Ramble, close to Knysna, is 24km long, but you can spend days experiencing what this area has to offer.

Wildebraam Berry Estate, Swellendam
Wildebraam Berry Estate, Swellendam

At the Wildebraam Berry Estate outside Swellendam in the Western Cape you can pick your own berries in season or taste one of their 100 products on offer.

Zachary's restaurant
Zachary's restaurant

Zachary's, an intimate restaurant in Knysna, offers guests a choice between its à la carte menu and its menu gourmand, a seven-course tasting menu that serves up some of the Garden Route’s best seasonal cuisine.

Chavonnes Battery, Cape Town
Chavonnes Battery, Cape Town

The ruins of the Chavonnes Battery can still be seen at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, laying bare a fascinating piece of Cape history.

Swellendam and surrounds, Western Cape
Swellendam and surrounds, Western Cape

The town of Swellendam in the Western Cape, snuggled against the Langeberg mountains, is a great place to start your Garden Route adventure.

Canopy walkway, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Canopy walkway, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Named the ‘Boomslang’ after the arboreal snake indigenous to South Africa, this 130m canopy walkway in the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in Cape Town is its newest, and most striking, attraction.

Meiringspoort is a 25km road cutting through the mountains that separate the Klein Karoo from the Great Karoo Oudtshoorn and surrounds, Western Cape
Oudtshoorn and surrounds, Western Cape

The town of Oudtshoorn in the Klein Karoo is a tourist centre for a variety of reasons that include ostriches, mountain passes, historic buildings and the famous Cango Caves.