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    Cape Town Big 7 – 3 guided walking tours to try along Cape Town’s City Walk

Cape Town Big 7 – 3 guided walking tours to try along Cape Town’s City Walk

While exploring a city on your own steam may be preferable to many travellers, there is something to be said for having a guide. From pointing out interesting landmarks that may have gone by unnoticed, to helping you barter with local informal traders, guided walking tours are always worth investigating on your urban travels. Explore Cape Town’s City Walk via: Footsteps to Freedom, Cape Town Free Walking Tours or the City Sightseeing Walking Tours.

Celebrate Spring with the Cape Town Big 7

Spring is one of the most beautiful seasons in Cape Town and while we can still expect a few more rainy days, we will be rewarded with blooming flowers, warmer days and the promise of Summer! So, come and celebrate Spring with the Cape Town Big 7!

GO TO ROBBEN ISLAND FOR MORE THAN HISTORY

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.

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.

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.

Top Outdoor Adventures at the Cape Town Big 7

The Cape Town Big 7 are the top attractions to enjoy an outdoor adventure at.

Whether you are looking for something easy going or are a serious athlete, you’ll find something that ticks all the boxes in Cape Town. Here are 7 amazing outdoor adventures in and around Cape Town:

The best of Cape Town summer events

It’s event season in Cape Town, and if you want to fit everything in, you’d best start planning your weekends now. Here’s our pick of the best events coming up at Cape Town Big 6 destinations this summer.

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    From kayaking and bootcamp to hiking and biking: Getting fit in the Mother City

From kayaking and bootcamp to hiking and biking: Getting fit in the Mother City

Ditch the gym and head for the outdoors with our recommendations on the best places to get fit and healthy, for a summer beneath the Cape Town sun.

Enjoy the best of the outdoors in Cape Town

If you’ve been to or live in Cape Town you’ll know we’re all about the outdoors. Sure, we’ve got some amazing indoor options throughout the city, including fantastic museums, restaurants, shopping and entertainment centres (including the Cape Town Big 6’s own V&A Waterfront), but when the sun’s out, the city really comes to life. Just take a quick trip to the Sea Point Promenade, the Green Point Urban Park, or any one of the Cape’s beaches on even a vaguely sunny day, and you’ll see what we mean. And it’s no different at the Big 6: here’s our selection of top outdoor things to see and do in the Cape.