Cape Town is one of the most scenic and culturally diverse cities in South Africa. From the plateau crest of Table Mountain — the stirring backdrop to the Cape Town skyline — to the bustling harbor along the Cape Peninsula’s Atlantic seashore, this capital of the Western Cape Province has it all.
Get the most out of your time in the “Mother City” with a complimentary 1-day* hop-on, hop-off ticket from City Sightseeing Cape Town. With more than 30 stops on 4 distinct loops, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to customize your own adventure. See how much you can do in 1 day! Just sit back and marvel at the sights as you pass by, or hop off at any of the locations throughout the city and beyond, including award-winning wineries.
At Strand Tower Hotel, you’re close to the popular Victoria & Albert Waterfront, which sees more than 20 million visitors a year. This oceanside complex has everything — restaurants, retail outlets, museums, a farmer’s market, an aquarium, and historical landmarks such as the 1882 Clock Tower and SAS Somerset vessel. Stroll the picturesque boardwalk for views of UNESCO-protected Robben Island. After a busy day, relax at your hotel’s refreshing outdoor pool.
*Your hop-on, hop-off sightseeing bus tour ticket can be used any day of your trip. Valid for 1-day, this pass is activated at your first venue and expires at the time of the last bus of the day.
What we love:
The area around Cape Town is home to world-class wine producers, some, such as Groot Constantia, boasting vineyard grapes that date back to the 1600s.
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• The food scene is vibrant and thriving, one that reflects Cape Town’s multicultural make up. Influences range from Dutch, Indian and Cape Malay to Italian, Japanese and Moroccan.
• A former prison that housed political leader Nelson Mandela, Robben Island became a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1999 that symbolizes triumph of the human spirit.