Cape Town, South Africa
The perfect 7 days itinerary

Cape Town, a port city on South Africa's southwest coast, is a city of stunning natural beauty and diversity. From the imposing Table Mountain to the colorful streets of Bo-Kaap, the city is a feast for the eyes. It's also known for its harbor, for its natural setting in the Cape Floristic Region, and for landmarks such as Table Mountain and Cape Point. The city offers a mix of cultures, cuisines, and landscapes that attract tourists from around the world.

What to do in Cape Town?

This 7 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Cape Town. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Discover the Heart of Cape Town

Morning

Start your day with a visit to the iconic Table Mountain. Take the cable car up to the top for stunning views of the city and the surrounding ocean.

Afternoon

Head to the Company's Garden, a beautiful park and heritage site in the city center. Visit the South African Museum located within the park.

Evening

Explore the vibrant Long Street, known for its bohemian vibe and Victorian architecture. Enjoy dinner at one of the many restaurants in the area.


Day 2: Explore the Colorful Bo-Kaap and Waterfront

Morning

Visit the colorful Bo-Kaap neighborhood, known for its brightly painted houses and Malay culture. Visit the Bo-Kaap Museum to learn more about the area's history.

Afternoon

Head to the V&A Waterfront, a bustling shopping and entertainment district. Visit the Two Oceans Aquarium and enjoy lunch at one of the waterfront restaurants.

Evening

Take a sunset cruise from the waterfront and enjoy the stunning views of the city and Table Mountain from the water.


Day 3: Experience the Cape Winelands

Morning and Afternoon

Take a day trip to the Cape Winelands, a region known for its stunning landscapes and world-class wines. Visit the towns of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, explore their vineyards, and enjoy wine tasting sessions.

Evening

Return to Cape Town and enjoy a relaxed evening at your leisure.


Day 4: Visit the Cape of Good Hope

Morning and Afternoon

Take a day trip to the Cape of Good Hope, a stunning headland at the southern tip of the Cape Peninsula. Visit the Cape Point Nature Reserve and take a funicular ride to the old lighthouse for breathtaking views.

Evening

Return to Cape Town and enjoy a relaxed evening at your leisure.


Day 5: Explore the Beaches and Kirstenbosch Gardens

Morning

Visit the beautiful beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay, known for their white sands and crystal-clear waters.

Afternoon

Head to the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, one of the world's greatest botanical gardens. Explore the diverse flora and enjoy a picnic amidst the stunning scenery.

Evening

Enjoy dinner at one of the many restaurants in the city.


Day 6: Visit Robben Island and District Six Museum

Morning and Afternoon

Take a ferry to Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years. Take a guided tour of the prison and learn about the island's history.

Afternoon

Visit the District Six Museum, which tells the story of the forced removal of 60,000 inhabitants of various races in District Six during Apartheid in the 1970s.

Evening

Enjoy a relaxed evening at your leisure.


Day 7: A Day of Leisure and Shopping

Morning and Afternoon

Spend the day at your leisure, exploring the city's many shops and markets. Visit the Old Biscuit Mill, a vibrant shopping and food market in the Woodstock neighborhood.

Evening

End your trip with a farewell dinner at one of the city's top restaurants.


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