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Cape of Good Hope

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Cape Point Rd, Table Mountain National Park 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed today via mobile

Learned about this spot in school so many years ago and now I'm here. Beautiful spot in the National park.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed today

This is not only a famous geographical site but also an impressive site where the ocean water powerfully hit the cliffs with thousands of sea birds around

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great family experience and most important its safe for kids of all ages. Experiencing the beauty of Cape Towns most Southern point is one for the books.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Cape Light house viewing points on this trip and the Cape of Good Hope. Spectacular views to be had from the top platform. A lot of steep steps up to that point. Watch out for the baboons too. They are always hungry...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MJD68
Reviewed 4 days ago

The wind was blowing at least 35 knots. Almost blew me over - really! I had to hang on to the monument. It is definitely a must see for people who travel extensively. We are sailors. We'd heard many stories of boaters cruising in this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CAROLE W
Reviewed 5 days ago

One has to go to the Cape Point to see the Cape of Good hope. The drive is long if you are in central Cape town but its worth it as view and scenery all along to the Cape point is beautiful except for the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SHDD
Reviewed 6 days ago

The scenery is amazing at the Cape. It is a must see if you visit Cape Town. It can feel somewhat overcrowded though. I had to wait a long time to get a picture of the sign without any people swarming around it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Totravelistobealive
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cape of Good Hope of close to the meeting point of two oceans, namely Atlantic and Indian. It’s a great sight and fun to be there. The Cape has an interesting history of sailing ships. The Cape is home of several legends, such as The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank charoos
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can see this from the lighthouse above. You can drive down and around and end up at this place. You park at the signs and walk in. The walk is not easy and is very rewarding. You just go slow and be deliberate. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank finesilver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cape peninsula is breathtaking. At the very tip is the Cape of Good Hope not to be confused with the more beautiful Cape Point. To be truthful besides the sign and a view of the sea there is not to much to see, but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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D8722PWstef
March 4, 2018|
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Response from MimieW | Reviewed this property |
We saw baboons and they're called Chacma Baboons.
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57apurvas
January 18, 2018|
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Response from Honestperson1909 | Reviewed this property |
Well, for sightseeing I used the red and blue bus it was amazing. Renting a car is good enough but way more expensive.
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Response from 689WilliamP | Reviewed this property |
It will depend on many factors. 1 Time of day - depending on where you are and at what time, you may encounter significant delays due to rush hour traffic. For example the Simon'stown area may become backed up due to the... More
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