Best Activities in Cape Town

Check out the top Activities in Cape Town, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. V & A Waterfront
1. V & A Waterfront
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428 local reviews
V & A Waterfront, V & A Waterfront
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Lisa
The V&A Waterfront lies between Robben Island and Table Mountain, in the heart of Cape Town's working harbour…
Carolyn
One of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions, the Waterfront evokes images of the early activities of the ha…
Nicholas
One of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions, the Waterfront evokes images of the early activities of the ha…
1. V & A Waterfront
1. V & A Waterfront
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428 local reviews
V & A Waterfront, V & A Waterfront
Lisa
Lisa
The V&A Waterfront lies between Robben Island and Table Mountain, in the heart of Cape Town's working harbour. Originally upgraded when grea…
Carolyn
Carolyn
One of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions, the Waterfront evokes images of the early activities of the harbour. Much of its charm lies …
Nicholas
Nicholas
One of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions, the Waterfront evokes images of the early activities of the harbour. Much of its charm lies …
2. Waterfront 1
2. Waterfront 1
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193 local reviews
Waterfront 1, V & A Waterfront
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Phryne
V&A Waterfront This bustling shopping, dining and entertainment area neighbouring the Table Bay harbour is alm…
George
10 minutes away and the highlight shopping and dining area in Cape Town. Don't miss it. WELCOME TO LIFE ON TH…
Melissa
Whether you feel like a movie the aquarium or a bit of shopping- the waterfront is a great location to do plen…
2. Waterfront 1
2. Waterfront 1
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193 local reviews
Waterfront 1, V & A Waterfront
Phryne
Phryne
V&A Waterfront This bustling shopping, dining and entertainment area neighbouring the Table Bay harbour is almost as synonymous with a visit…
George
George
10 minutes away and the highlight shopping and dining area in Cape Town. Don't miss it. WELCOME TO LIFE ON THE EDGE OF CAPE TOWN'S CHARMING…
Melissa
Melissa
Whether you feel like a movie the aquarium or a bit of shopping- the waterfront is a great location to do plenty of activities. There are re…
3. Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
3. Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
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80 local reviews
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town
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Isabela
This bustling shopping, dining and entertainment area neighbouring the Table Bay harbour is almost as synonym…
Andrew & Penny
Welcome to life on the edge of Cape Town's charming historical harbour. Discover shopping, dining, entertainme…
Daniel
High end retail shopping area with many activities / restaurants and international brand name stores.
3. Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
3. Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
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80 local reviews
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town
Isabela
Isabela
This bustling shopping, dining and entertainment area neighbouring the Table Bay harbour is almost as synonymous with a visit to Cape Town,…
Andrew & Penny
Andrew & Penny
Welcome to life on the edge of Cape Town's charming historical harbour. Discover shopping, dining, entertainment and a host of leisure activ…
Daniel
Daniel
High end retail shopping area with many activities / restaurants and international brand name stores.
4. Imhoff Farm
4. Imhoff Farm
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70 local reviews
Kommetjie Rd, Kommetjie
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+27 21 783 4545
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Jenni
A warm, country welcome to Imhoff Farm! Our historical Cape farmstead offers something special for everyone i…
Simon And Biz Partner Barry
A warm, country welcome to Imhoff Farm! Our historical Cape farmstead offers something special for everyone in…
Karin
A warm, country welcome to Imhoff Farm! Our historical Cape farmstead offers something special for everyone i…
4. Imhoff Farm
4. Imhoff Farm
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70 local reviews
Kommetjie Rd, Kommetjie
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+27 21 783 4545
Jenni
Jenni
A warm, country welcome to Imhoff Farm! Our historical Cape farmstead offers something special for everyone in your family to enjoy. It’s o…
Simon And Biz Partner Barry
Simon And Biz Partner Barry
A warm, country welcome to Imhoff Farm! Our historical Cape farmstead offers something special for everyone in your family to enjoy. It’s ol…
Karin
Karin
A warm, country welcome to Imhoff Farm! Our historical Cape farmstead offers something special for everyone in your family to enjoy. It’s o…
5. Amphitheatre V&A Waterfront
5. Amphitheatre V&A Waterfront
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5 local reviews
Dock Rd, V & A Waterfront
+27 21 408 7600
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Joanne
Sway your hips to great bands, live dance productions and storytelling or catch live action on the big screen…
5. Amphitheatre V&A Waterfront
5. Amphitheatre V&A Waterfront
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5 local reviews
Dock Rd, V & A Waterfront
+27 21 408 7600
Joanne
Joanne
Sway your hips to great bands, live dance productions and storytelling or catch live action on the big screen. The V&A Waterfront Amphithe…
6. V&A Waterfront
6. V&A Waterfront
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276 local reviews
19 Dock Rd, Cape Town
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+27 21 408 7600
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Matthew
Certainly one of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions and most visited destinations, the V&A Waterfront bri…
Ryan
One of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions, the Waterfront evokes images of the early activities of the ha…
Thomas
The V&A Waterfront is a massive hub of activity. Here, you’ll find restaurants, shops, entertainment, adventur…
6. V&A Waterfront
6. V&A Waterfront
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276 local reviews
19 Dock Rd, Cape Town
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+27 21 408 7600
Matthew
Matthew
Certainly one of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions and most visited destinations, the V&A Waterfront brings to mind the early activiti…
Ryan
Ryan
One of Cape Town's biggest tourist attractions, the Waterfront evokes images of the early activities of the harbour. Much of its charm lies …
Thomas
Thomas
The V&A Waterfront is a massive hub of activity. Here, you’ll find restaurants, shops, entertainment, adventure, —there’s a reason it’s so p…
7. Camps Bay 1
7. Camps Bay 1
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5 local reviews
Camps Bay 1, Camps Bay
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Joanne
MyCiTi is Cape Town’s safe, reliable, convenient bus service, and the perfect way to access some of the city's…
7. Camps Bay 1
7. Camps Bay 1
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5 local reviews
Camps Bay 1, Camps Bay
Joanne
Joanne
MyCiTi is Cape Town’s safe, reliable, convenient bus service, and the perfect way to access some of the city's most famous tourist and leisu…
8. Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre
8. Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre
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11 local reviews
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Joanne
As the most popular shopping destination in South Africa, the Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, at the V&A Water…
8. Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre
8. Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre
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11 local reviews
Joanne
Joanne
As the most popular shopping destination in South Africa, the Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, at the V&A Waterfront, is a hub of excitement …
9. Glen Beach
9. Glen Beach
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7 local reviews
135 B Victoria Rd, Cape Town
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Joanne
Glen Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Cape Town as it is the view from the Camps Bay strip where yo…
9. Glen Beach
9. Glen Beach
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7 local reviews
135 B Victoria Rd, Cape Town
Joanne
Joanne
Glen Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Cape Town as it is the view from the Camps Bay strip where you’ll find a multitude of resta…
10. Ceres Rail Company Departure Point
10. Ceres Rail Company Departure Point
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4 local reviews
Ceres Rail Company Departure Point, Foreshore
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Esta-Marita
The Ceres Railway offers a unique way for visitors to experience the Ceres valley whilst being immersed in 100…
10. Ceres Rail Company Departure Point
10. Ceres Rail Company Departure Point
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4 local reviews
Ceres Rail Company Departure Point, Foreshore
Esta-Marita
Esta-Marita
The Ceres Railway offers a unique way for visitors to experience the Ceres valley whilst being immersed in 100 year old history. Ceres is o…
11. Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
11. Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
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390 local reviews
Tafelberg Rd, Gardens
Open · Closes 7:30 PM
+27 21 424 8181
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Familio - Ilze
A must-do, must-see activity. Iconic Table Mountain up by cable car. TIP - DO BOOK ONLINE to avoid long queues…
Steve
A trip up Table mountain on the cable car is a must do for any visitor to Cape Town - Try and do it on a clear…
Danilo
No matter whether you choose to hike up, or take the cable car, Table Mountain is a must do Cape Town activity…
11. Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
11. Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
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390 local reviews
Tafelberg Rd, Gardens
Open · Closes 7:30 PM
+27 21 424 8181
Familio - Ilze
Familio - Ilze
A must-do, must-see activity. Iconic Table Mountain up by cable car. TIP - DO BOOK ONLINE to avoid long queues and the earlier slots are the…
Steve
Steve
A trip up Table mountain on the cable car is a must do for any visitor to Cape Town - Try and do it on a clear day when you can make the mos…
Danilo
Danilo
No matter whether you choose to hike up, or take the cable car, Table Mountain is a must do Cape Town activity!
12. Green Point Park
12. Green Point Park
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214 local reviews
1 Fritz Sonnenberg Rd, Green Point
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+27 21 444 4258
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Phryne
A legacy of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, this urban park was created in the vicinity of the Cape Town Stadium as a…
Jelena
Built fir the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the Green Point urban park and accompanying Green point Stadium remains a c…
Lessa
Huge park with activities for kids
12. Green Point Park
12. Green Point Park
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214 local reviews
1 Fritz Sonnenberg Rd, Green Point
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+27 21 444 4258
Phryne
Phryne
A legacy of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, this urban park was created in the vicinity of the Cape Town Stadium as a place for the citizens to rel…
Jelena
Jelena
Built fir the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the Green Point urban park and accompanying Green point Stadium remains a centre for culture and activity…
Lessa
Lessa
Huge park with activities for kids