Cape of Good Hope Penguins From Cape Town Excluding Entry Fees Shared Tour

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Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Cape Town, Cape Town

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Travelers should book this tour as its is one of the best in Cape Town.It takes travelers along the extremely scenic coastal route for the entire route. There is a lot to see in the form of wild animals, bird species and amazing plant species. The fynbos dominates the vegetation along this route with the proteas - the South African national flower very visible.

On this tour are the best beaches in Cape Town which constitute part of the 10 blue flag beaches. There is also a lot of history which travelers learn as they go on this tour. In winter there is a high probability for travelers to encounter whales. Other optional activities on this tour are seals at seal island.

One of the biggest attraction in the city of Cape Town are the penguins. So this is a tour that combines sightseeing, outdoor activity as they hike at Cape Point and Cape of Good Hope. The landscape is totally amazing and there are countless photo opportunities along the way like the Chapman's Peak drive.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Bottled water

Pick up from your hotel and drop off after the tour

Registered and Accredited Tourist Guide

What's Not Included

Entry fees to Cape Point and Cape of Good Hope up to R340 per adult

Entry fees to optional activities like Penguins Boulders' Beach up to R170 per adult


Optional return trip to Seal Island up to R80pp

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 90

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Camps Bay
The most popular Cape Town and the most visited. Here is the place popularly known as 'The place for the rich and famous". With several trendy shops, coffee shops and only two hotels this is a place which does not go to sleep.

Take a walk on the pure white sand beach and dip in the warm waters. The beach is attractive with colorful beach umbrellas. Look out for attractive beach bodies some of the playing beach games like volley ball and more.

The location is something the marvel at. With the background of Table Mountain, Lions' Head and the Twelve Apostles peaks this is a jewel in Cape Town. This is also a favorite movie location because of its great climate and the clear white waters.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Hout Bay
The peaceful village in Cape Town with its proud residents. Take a walk on the harbor where there are lots amazing products that includes art and craft. Hout Bay is known to be home of the biggest fishing industry in Cape Town hence the restaurants here have the freshest fish and chips.

Grab a cup of coffee and take photos with surroundings of mountains and the fishing boats. Visit the fish processing factory where fisherman are processing the day's catch.

Take a walk around as you stretch your legs as part of long day on the tour van.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Chapman's Peak Drive
An architectural feat, an amazing 114 curved scenic drive that is almost 10 km long. Curved along the foot of the Chapman's Mountain there are countless photo stops where you can take group photos.

In winter look out for whales which are gliding in couples in this bay. As you approach the end of this scenic drive there is long beach an almost 9 km long beach. This is the most beautiful beach in Cape Town and is very much unspoiled as there is no public transport. Access to this is by cars only.

Take a look at the travelers enjoying as they ride horses the length of this blue flag beach. This scenic drive is a paradise for bikers, runners and hikers all year round.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Cape Point Nature Reserve
Visit the main attraction on this tour and explore the walking trails which are all over. Take a 12 minute hike to the top where there is a flight of 62 steps to the lighthouse. Get to the top and take in the amazing aerial views of the entire bay.

Look out for the unspoiled Diaz beach from the top. And the several look out positions were you can be able to see the hanging cliffs and the second light house. Breath in the freshest air in the World as has been declared after the setting up of the Global Watch Research Station.

You can also use the fernicular for a return trip to the top Look out for the critters that grace this location with the geckos and the lizards being the most popular.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Cape of Good Hope
The most South-Western tip of the continent and an iconic landmark which draws thousands of travelers annually. Take a walk on this rocky coast with an abundant marine life. Look out for the seals sunbathing on the rocks and the sea birds. There are hanging cliffs where travelers enjoy climbing and take great photos with the background of the choppy ocean.

Take a walk on the several trails around come up close to some of the wild animals in the wild. Theses include the antelopes, wild beasts, bonteboks and the ever popular chacma baboons. There is also an adorable rock rabbit called a dasy which is always on the travelers lips every time they visit this place.

This location is also blessed with over 250 birds species of which 70 of them breed here with two fynbos enedemics. The Cape Sugarbird and Orange-breasted Sunbirds are mostly visible in spring (August - September).

There is also a wide range of plant species with the fynbos being the dominant of these varied species.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Simon's Town
Visit this small settlement but one of the oldest in South Africa. It is an attractive location nestled between the Red Hill mountain and the Atlantic Ocean.

A walk along the main road takes you past a magnificent colonial Dutch architecture which has prompted the authorities to declare this place a national heritage. Simon's Town is also home to the South African Navy, so it is no surprise to see the warships in the harbor that includes the frigates.

This is one of the most beautiful places to live in Cape Town because of the outstanding landscape. Look out for the statue of Just Nuisance a dane - the only dog ever to be listed in the Royal Navy. He died in 1944 aged seven and was buried with full military honors .

Along the main road there are several art and craft shops where you can spoil yourself with African curios. There are also boutique shops and several old vynil record shops.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
Visit this colony of the African penguins, take a walk on the wooden boardwalk and get up close. Learn about the life cycle, their history how they ended up being there starting as a couple in 1982.

Now with figures of between 2 000 and 3 000 this is a major attraction on this tour. If you bring your swim wear you can paddle with these adorable birds at the Boulders' beach.

Get up close to these flightless birds as they dive in water to catch fish. Look out for their houses dug in the white sand and they protect their young ones.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

This world famous hospital which is in the history book as having carried out the first ever human heart transplant in 1967. The first transplant was carried out by Dr Christian Baarnad with a group of twelve other Doctors.

Part of the hospital has been turned into a museum where travelers visit and get a detailed tour of what transpired during this historical event This is biggest hospital in the Western Cape Province and is still functional.

• Admission Ticket Free

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