Cape of Good Hope
'The most south-westerly point of Africa, the great landmark of the world'
Full day Tour
Duration: +/-8 hours
Cost: from R1700 pp
(depends on the number of participants)
Included: Entrance Fees, Chapman's Peak Drive, Guide and Transport
Excluded: Lunch (it can be arranged)
What to expect: from the scenic views and reclusive beaches to historic landmarks, it is the place where the Benguela and Agulhas currents meet.
There are 3 promontories: Cape of Good Hope; Cape Mclear and Cape Point.
Visit Boulders beach to see the penguins
Optional visit to the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Fauna: The reserve is home to large animals such as elands (the largest antelopes), baboons, zebras, rock hyrax and other antelopes. There are also lizards, tortoises, snakes, water mangoose, striped mice and the Cape clawless otter.
Flora: 1100 species of indigenous plants which are part of the coastal and inland fynbos.
The Southern Right Whale can be seen between June and November but seals and dolphins are common all year around.
It takes its name from the granite boulders which surround the beach and they are home to the African Penguins.
The Boulders Penguin Colony was established in 1983 and is one of the last refuge to the endangered African penguin (Spheniscus demersus)