About 2 Night, 2 Day Cape Town Orientation
R1303 Full Package Price
This Cape Town orientation package is ideal for first-time visitors, who would like to explore the Mother City the local way!
You are welcomed at the airport and transported to the 5 Star Saltycrax Backpackers in Blouberg. The hostel is within walking distance from all bars, restaurants, the beach, shops and transport terminals. Blouberg is famous for kitesurfing, water sports and its amazing views of Table Mountain.
For the rest of your day you can go down to the famous Kite Beach to capture some great views of Table Mountain, sip a cocktail, get lunch or take a stroll on the beach.
At night a traditional South African meal is cooked on the fire. This is a great opportunity to meet new people from around the world. You will spend the night at Saltycrax.
Start the day with breakfast at SaltyCrax Backpackers. Your friendly SaltyCrax staff member will teach you about the bus system before you head out to Cape Town city centre.
* You have two options to choose from:
Do a walking tour and visit historical sites like the Castle of Good Hope and the Grand Parade. Learn about life under apartheid in South Africa at the Parliament Buildings and the District Six Museum. Shop for African arts and crafts in Greenmarket Square and St George’s Mall.
or The Hop On Hop Off Bus pass:
Board this topless bus that takes you to all the sites you need to see, such as Camps Bay, the V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain… all from the comfort of your seat!
After one of the above activities you can take a bus or walk to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Sit back and sip a cocktail, enjoy some fresh fish and watch the ships in the busy working harbour or walk around taking in the shops, markets and musicians on the sidewalks.
Alternatively, you can take the cable car up Table Mountain and enjoy breath-taking views of the city, or visit the famous Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was held in prison during the apartheid era. (Own Expense)
In the evening head back on the local bus to Table View where you can start planning your next day. We will help you book and arrange all that you need. Later, you can join the staff, guests and the locals at one of the restaurants or bars along the beachfront in Table View – all within rolling distance from the hostel where you will be staying the night.
Beach: Located within walking distance of one of the most famous kite-surfing beaches in the world.
- Minimum stay: 2 Days
Included in Package:
• Airport pick up
• Two nights’ accommodation in a dorm room
• Welcome braai
• Breakfast ever morning
• Myciti Bus Pass
• Walking Tour or Hop on Hop off tour
2 Night, 2 Day Cape Town Orientation Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
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