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Fabulous Cape Town Holidays

Welcome to what South Africans call the Mother City and many visitors consider the best city in the world!

While you are here you will

  • Marvel at the amazing beauty of Table Mountain and the other magnificent mountain ranges, at its incredible beaches and its extraordinary vegetation
  • Enjoy the trendy cosmopolitan vibe, the friendly people, the top class gourmet restaurants, the beautiful wine estates and their superb wines, and the great shopping
  • Learn about the culture of the local people in the townships and the city, and find out about the incredibly diverse history, from the Cape Town Castle to Robben island, as well the fascinating galleries and museums
  • Rush your adrenalin by shark cage diving, paragliding, snorkeling with seals, kite-surfing; or stretch your body cycling, hiking or horse riding. 

Having lived there for fifteen years, studied there and worked there, we have no doubt that Cape Town is the best possible place for a holiday! What’s more we know exactly where you can find what you are looking for and how to get you to it and keep you safe there.  We can give you the benefit of in-depth local knowledge, and, as a UK company we also give you full ABTA and ATOL protection. So whether it’s your first time, or whether you’re going back for more, let us make sure that you get the most out of it.

Contact us today to plan your Cape Town holiday!  

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What to Choose From in Cape Town

Deciding which of Cape Town’s fantastic attractions you simply can’t miss and which you will have to save for your next trip can be a challenge:

Table Mountain

The cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain is something you simply cannot miss.

Robben Island

Robben Island, the jail where Nelson Mandela spent many of his 27 years in prison preparing to become one of the world’s greatest statesmen is an extraordinary piece of History.

The Cape Point Nature Reserve

Cape Point, where the cold Benguela Current from the Atlantic meets the warm Mozambique Current from the Indian Ocean is a place of extraordinary beauty and getting there takes in the wonderful sights of the Cape Peninsula.

The V&A Waterfront

The specialty shops and excellent restaurants of the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront offer the best shopping experience in Southern Africa.

Museums & Galleries

There are many excellent museums and art galleries, including the District 6 Museum which gives some insight into the destruction of part of the city under Apartheid, the Cape Town Castle, the National Gallery and many others.

Spring Flowers

If you are there September or October a trip up the west coast to see the magnificent display of spring flowers is well worth every minute!

 Best for Families

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

The outstanding Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens on the slopes of Devil's Peak in the southern suburbs of Cape Town showcase Fynbos, the world’s most diverse ecosystem. Apart from the great beauty and botanical interest of the gardens, they are a wonderful place to have a meal at one of the restaurants or to picnic and for children to play.

Wine Farms

Taste the regions outstanding wines, stock up your cellar or have a gourmet picnic with the family on the lawns at one of the wine farms of the Constantia Valley, Paarl, Stellenbosch or Franschhoek.

Warm Water Beaches

For family fun on the beach the warm water and safe beaches of Muizenberg, Fish Hoek and the wonderful Boulders Beach in Simonstown are superb.

 Best for Couples

The World’s Best Restaurant

You surely can’t miss dinner at Wolfgat, judged the world’s best restaurant at an event in Paris in 2019!


The super-chique Altantic-seaboard beaches of Clifton, Bakoven and Camps Bay are the very best places to be seen in a speedo or bikini, even if the water is a little chilly!

The Wagtail Wow!

Seal Cruise out of Hout Bay

Get up close and personal with the Cape Fur Seal on a fun cruise out of the Hout Bay Harbour. In fact, if you are looking for adventure, why not go snorkelling with the seals?

Outdoor Concert or Play

Take in a magical outdoor concert at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens or a superb performance of a Shakespeare play at the renowned Maynardville open air theater in the summer.


Visit the extraordinary Irma Stern Museum of South African Art or the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa.

Whatever takes your fancy, contact us now to get started! 

South Africa - Cape Town, Wine & Safari
πŸŒ… 3 Nights in Cape Town; 2 Nights in Franshhoek; 3 Nights in The Kruger Park
πŸ’· Β£4670 per person sharing.
πŸ“… Your choice of travel dates
✈️ Flights from London. Other airports available
  • Private transfers

  • 2 nights at the 4 star Franshhoek Bourique Hotel in the beautiful Winelands. Choose your own wine tasting, walking or cycling experience.

  • 3 nights at 5 star Kensington Place hotel in Gardens, Cape Town. Choose your own wonderful Cape Town tours and activities.

  • Internal flight to Greater Kruger Park Area and 3 nights at 5 star Thorneybush Game Lodge on all inclusive with all safari activities.

Spectacular South Africa!
πŸŒ… 14 nights
πŸ’· Β£5345 per person sharing.
πŸ“… Book by 31/7/2023
✈️ Flying from Heathrow. Other Airports Available.

The very best of South Africa in a beautifully planned traditional tour.

  • Cape Town including Winelands & Cape Peninsula tours

  • Garden Route, including Hermanus, Oudtshoorn(with the Cango Caves and a wine tasting), Knysna (with a cruise on the lagoon to Featherbed Bay), Plettenberg Bay (with an ocean cruise) & Tsitsikamma

  • Flights to Durban, and then on to Lake St Lucia and Zululand with superb game reserve accommodation

  • Eswatini

  • Mpumalanga, the Panorama Route, and plenty of time in the outstanding Kapama Reserve in the Greater Kruger Park Area

This will give you a beautiful comprehensive experience iof South Africa in a safe, relaxed holiday!

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Travel Time

Direct Flights From London: 12 hours
With One Stop From Major Airports: From 14 hours

Time Difference

At 12 o'clock in the UK it's 2 o'clock in Cape Town or 1 o'clock during daylight saving.

Cape Town Weather

Have a look at the weather graph to see how the average temperature and average rainfall in Cape Town compare with the averages in London each month.

Cape Town Weather
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Why Choose Us?
 We are a family-owned, UK based local business.
 You will deal with one travel consultant from your first call until the end of your holiday.
 We offer independent and impartial advice.
 We have in-depth personal knowledge & expert destination training.
 We offer a totally bespoke service and are available at any time.
 Through The Hays Travel Independence Group we have access to the world's best holiday providers.
 Our prices are competitive with online prices.
 We are passionate about responsible and sustainable tourism.
 All holidays are ABTA & ATOL protected.

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