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Full-Day Cape Peninsula and Penguin Colony Tour from Cape Town

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    On this full-day tour, travel around the entire Cape Peninsula, located at the far southwestern portion of the African continent. Cape Point, South Africa and the Cape of Good Hope are situated at the southern end of the peninsula.

    Enjoy the Chapman's Peak Drive, one of the world's most beautiful scenic routes. Cruise past white-sand beaches featuring crystal clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean

    Visit the small fishing village of Hout Bay, which features a beach, fresh seafood, busy markets, and a plethora of restaurants. This suburb is a must-see location on any Cape Town tour. Also, consider a short cruise (at your expense) to see the thousands of seals that inhabit the aptly named Duiker Island (Seal Island).

    Cape Point, of course, is the popular local nature reserve and one of the most famous landmarks in Cape Town. Located at the very tip of the peninsula, with the Indian Ocean on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other, the region is highlighted by rugged cliffs, lush fynbos, and vast open spaces.

    Elsewhere, there’s Simon’s Town, home to the South African Navy, as well as Boulder's Penguin Colony, an inlet featuring a protected colony of African penguins (admission at your expense).

    Finally, walk through the famous Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, widely considered one of the great botanic gardens in the world, brfore return to your hotel (selected hotels only).
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I did the Cape Peninsula tour with African Eagle, and well as a half day Stellenbosch wine tour a few days later. One the Peninsula tour we saw sp many amazing animals from the boulders bay penguins to ostriches and baboons at the cape of...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank TravelAngler725
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    The company picked up the wrong passengers in the morning so we had to spend extra time returning them to their hotel which meant that we missed our chance to visit the seals. Constantly late setting off after our stops throughout the day resulting in...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Victoria S
    Reviewed June 27, 2019

    I reserved the day tour through Viator.com and chose the tour because it offered a pick-up and drop-off option from your hotel. I would like to offer high praise for the tour guides in my group because due miscommunication at my hotel, I ended up...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank Dr_Lainey
    Reviewed June 16, 2019

    We purchased this trip on the recommendation of our hotel. They told us although it cost 1250 SAR per person, all of the admissions would be paid for - not exactly true. We were picked up last and all of the window seats were taken...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    1  Thank psalber
    Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

    Great way to see the Cape. Picked up at the hotel, went to Cape of Good Hope, optional boat trip to see seals (no one did that on my trip) &!optional trip into Simon’s Town for penguins. Most of us bought the ticket into the...More

    1  Thank travelsforpenguins
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    March 20, 2019|
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    Hi, just would want to know select hotel is consider to b in the city center around the Long Street. Does waterfront area also can b arranged pick up n drop off?
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