Your top Cape Town Big 7 sunrise and sunset viewing spots

Whether you’re an early riser, or more a fan of the great South African sundowner, there is a perfect sun-gazing vantage point for you in Cape Town. Here are 7 of the best namely: Table Mountain Cableway, Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Robben Island, V&A Waterfront, Cape Point, City Walk and Groot Constantia .


Read this first-hand account of a morning at Robben Island Museum to find out why the historical location is so much more than a journey back in time.

How Beautiful Is Cape Town?

How beautiful is Cape Town? We ask ourselves this everyday and we just love seeing your videos of the Mother City. Here is another great one by Matt Spanjaard.

Look out for great white sharks, the Cape Town Big 7 attractions and African sunset shots over the Mother City.

Wine & Dine with the Cape Town Big 7

There is no shortage of amazing places to wine & dine in Cape Town and with the chilly weather settling in there is no better place to find yourself: in a cosy restaurant with a delicious meal and a glass of wine or two.

Winter Wonders Treasure Hunt at Kirstenbosch

If you find yourself at a loose end on a cold winters day in Cape Town, why not join one of the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens’ Family Winter Wonders Programme activities this School Holiday? Alternatively join a kid friendly guided garden walk that are offered free of charge – you are guaranteed to visit places in Kirstenbosch that you’ve never seen before.

Exploring the Cape Town Big 7 this Youth Month

The 16th of June is Youth Day in South Africa, during which we all remember and celebrate the sacrifices that were made by many for our democracy. In celebration of this important day, we have found some great things to do with your young ones at the Cape Town Big 7 attractions.

All you need is Cape Town

We are always blown away by the beautiful videos and photographs of our beloved city, taken by visitors & locals – we always see something new to wonder at.

Fun in May with the Cape Town Big 7

May is a great time to explore the Mother City, the weather is milder, there are fewer crowds and nature is at its showiest – think glorious sunrises & sunsets and golden foliage. So come and have some #FuninMay with the Cape Town Big 7!

Table Mountain Cableway #KidzSeason InstaMeetup

The operational team at the Cableway gave the green light for the first-ever #KidzSeason meetup which occurred on Saturday the 14th of May!

Amazing Cape Town Time Lapse

There are so many wonderful videos out there that showcase the beauty of Cape Town and one can spend many a happy hour watching them. We have found this beautiful time lapse of the Mother City by the talented YouTuber Alex De Kock.