Half Day Tour to Penguin Colony at Boulders Beach

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 5 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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Save time waiting for local buses and go on a shared half-day tour instead.This is the perfect tour for time-tight travellers interested in scenic nature spots and wildlife encounters.On your way to Boulders Beach from Cape Town, riding in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle along the False bay's coastline and stop at highlights town for a photo.

What's Included

Air-Conditionned Vehicle

Complementary Bottled Water

Pick up and Drop from/at accommodation

Shared Guide/Driver

What's Not Included

Chapman's Peak Toll Fee ( R57 )

Entrance Fees to Penguins Colony: (R170 per adult and R85 per Child)

Lunch and Gratuities


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 6
  • CHILD: Age: 7 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Specialized infant seats are available

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.
  • 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

Muizenberg Beach
A surfers haven,Muizenberg is quiet popular to ordinary beach goers and swimmers.A 14Km long beach where the water is much warmer than in Cape Town, where the bay is shallow which make it fun and surfs are consistent and a heaven to the surfers.Huts along the beach makes it great for photo taking!

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

St. James
Situated on the False Bay between Muizenberg and Kalk Bay,St James is a seaside village on the Cape Peninsula, measures about 200m by 2 km.It's was name St James in the early 1880 after St James Catholic Church.

• Admission Ticket Free

Kalk Bay
Known to be South Africa's oldest holiday resort and a Lime stone bay. Tucked up between the sea and mountains,Kalk Bay is glittered with stylish buildings from the mid 1800s.

• Admission Ticket Free

Fish Hoek
Also known as fish corner or fish glen, Fish Hoek is a coastal town on the False Bay side of the Cape Peninsula.Popular as residence for retired people,holidaymakers as well as commuters.

• Admission Ticket Free

Simon's Town
Located on the shores of False Bay, on the eastern side of Cape Peninsula.Largest South African Navy's Base known before as British Royal Navy for more than two centuries. Name after Simon van Der Stel,an early Governor of the Cape Colony, it's also the home of the Jackass penguins.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Boulders Beach Penguin Colony
One of the only three Africa's mainland penguin colonies,Boulders Beach alone is a home of nearly 2800 endangered penguins known as jackass penguin because of their donkey bray like sound. Visitors can be able to take pictures from point blank range since a boardwalk was buit to prevent people from getting to close to the penguins.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Chapman's Peak Drive
Connecting Hout Bay and Noordhoek,Chapman's Peak is a mountain on the western side of the Cape Peninsula. Having more than 200 curves on an 11 Km long road, built between 1915 and 1922. Chapies for locals, it's one of the world's most scenic and majestic drives.Hop off at one of the many picnic spots where one can enjoy and take photos of the breathtaking views of the rugged cliffs, the ocean, the beaches.

25 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Hout Bay
Small fishing village of Hout Bay is often referred to as the Republic of Hout Bay by Cape Town locals and has the sense of being an entirely separate town. One can have an option of going to admire the thousands of seals that inhabit the Seal Island or take a walk along the beautiful beach.Plenty of restaurants with delicious seafood what make this suburb a must visit on any Cape tour.

• Admission Ticket Free

Camps Bay
Known because of its fine white sand,natural rock swimming pool and views of Lion's head, the Thelve Apostles mountains,the ocean,Camps Bay is an affluent suburb of Cape Town and small bay on the west coast of the Cape Peninsula. Most in summer,it's attracts many locals and internationals visitors.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Known as the Malay Quarter or Cape Malay, Bo-Kaap is a former racially segregated area situated on the slopes of Signal Hill. Known also for its brightly coloured homes,where lived skills Muslims labourers called Mardijikers moved to the Cape from Southeast Asia.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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