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Fun-packed Escapades on Cape Towns doorstep

Posted in Cape Town Table View on May 04, 2016

Fun-packed Escapades on Cape Town’s doorstep

  • Take a Zip-line in Cape Town: Easy access from multiple directions and located in the scenic area of Constantia- this fun fuelled activity will set all the senses alight. Operated by a reputable outfit the views are exceptional and the adventure is sensational.  Restaurant facilities are close at hand for post adventure engagement with family friends and others. Contact: www.saforestadventures.co.za
  • Have some fun on a sanctioned indoor shooting range: Get your adrenalin flowing at this indoor shooting range located in the central part of the City Bowl. Facilities include a lounge, a Training area, private shooting lanes and the souvenir store. Learn how to use a weapon and then choose one of the crafty packages from ‘team building to pseudo game ranger offerings to explore your wits. Contact: www.gunfun.co.za
  • Visit the Springbok experience:  Located at Portswood House in the fashionable VA Waterfront - engage in this entertaining presentation of Springbok rugby history through displays of old jerseys, photos, interactive stations and other memorabilia. Open from 10h00-18h00, Children and adults of any age are encouraged to visit the Bok Museum.  Contact: www.springbokexperience@sarugby.co.za 
  • Take in the Two Oceans Aquarium: Cape Town’s globally recognised Two Oceans Aquarium, Set in the VA Waterfront is where the local Oceans inhabitants come within touching distance of visitors. High quality Ocean exhibits are presented from 09h30-18h00 daily. Massive Ocean tanks, Penguin exhibits, Kelp forest displays and feeding times all should attract you for a visit. Contact: www.aquarium.co.za 
  • Hook a big one with Reel thyme Charters: Reel Thyme Charters is a fishing company based in Hout Bay and offers a deep sea fishing activity on the waters off Cape Town. Tuna, Yellowtail and Snoek are just some of the favourites caught, Half day and full day excursions on offer. Contact: www.reelthymecharters.co.za 
  • Dine at De Grendel Restaurant: Enjoy a comfortable meal at the wine estates restaurant located just a short drive from Cape Town Centre. Take in the magnificent vistas of the Durbanville Valley from the comfortable atmosphere of a relaxing chair. Taste wine, buy wine, breath in the air of the vineyard and then enjoy the mouth-watering cuisine. Contact: www.degrendal.co.za
  • Seafood Haven at Mariners Wharf: Visit one of Hout Bay Harbours truly eccentric creations – this interwoven mix of seafood bistros, restaurants, fresh fish outlets, lobster and exotic fish market, gift shops and traditional curio shops set against the small working harbour and the opposite mountain cliffs makes this experience unique fulfilling and satisfying one. Contact: www.marinerswharf.com
  • Take in the sights from the top of a Bus:  Take an iconic Hop on and Hop off tour around Cape Town on one of the topless red busses. Tours run all over the peninsula, various tickets and tour options available. A fun, crafty and unique way of seeing the sights of Cape Town. Contact: www.citysightseeing.co.za
  • Get up close at Monkey Town: Just outside Somerset West and a short drive from Cape Town centre one will find Monkey Town where interaction with more than 250 exotic monkeys will leave you amazed. Interact with the various monkeys in this pristine sanctuary. Engage with the creatures of the reptile park and then enjoy the restaurant and facilities. A remarkably rewarding and humbling experience through wildlife interaction. Contact www.monkeys.co.za
  • Take a horse-ride on a long Beach:  Riding horseback on the Long Noordhoek beach with its abundance of bird and sea life will leave you endlessly fulfilled. Imhoff equestrian centre situated on the Historic Imhoff farm near Kommetjie offers 2 hour guided beach rides for beginners through to experienced. Contact: www.horseriding.co.za