Head off Cape Town's tourist track to uncover its hidden gems on this three-day experience. Your CEO leads the way on a unique Day Tour and a cable car ride to Table Mountain before enjoying a glass of wine or two at a winery.
Location: Cape Town
Arrive at any time. This evening, join a group of local women for a cooking demonstration and Cape Malay dinner.<p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Your opportunity to meet your CEO and fellow travellers, and learn more about your tour. Opt to join the group for a local meal afterwards. Don't forget to see the notice in the lobby (or ask reception) for the official time and place to meet up with the group.</p><p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Visit a local restaurant in the vibrant Bo-Kaap neighbourhood with its colourful houses, cobbled streets and rich history and culture. Join a group of local women for a Cape Malay cooking demonstration, focusing on the fusion of spices this unique cuisine is known for; garlic, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, coriander and more. Get to know our hosts as they share their recipes and stories and dine on samosas, chilli bites, curry and sambal. Delicious!</p>
Location: Cape Town
Catch the cable car up Table Mountain for a tour and panoramic views of beautiful Cape Town, Table Bay, and Lion's Head. After, drive to the seaside town of Hout Bay for a fish and chips lunch before continuing along the Cape Peninsula to Groot Constantia wine farm. Nestled in a valley on the eastern side of Table Mountain, this beautiful winery was established in 1685. Tour this historic site and enjoy a wine tasting before returning to Cape Town.<p><strong>TRANSPORT: </strong> Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.</p><p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Take the five-minute cable car trip to the top of Table Mountain, 1,085m (3,562ft) above Cape Town, and explore the summit. This is a great spot to sit and soak up the commanding 360-degree views of Cape Town, Table Bay, the peaks of surrounding mountains, and the rest of Table Mountain National Park. The operation of the cable car is weather dependent. Please note that the cable car is closed every year for a 2 week period between July and August for annual maintenance.</p><p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Visit Groot Constantia Farm and Vineyard, where we take a tour of the grounds and sample some delicious wine. Established in 1685, Constantia is a Provincial Heritage site and one of the oldest wine regions in South Africa, and remains a favourite of locals. Located on the Cape Peninsula, the vineyards are nestled in a valley along the eastern side of Table Mountain, offering views that rival the wine.</p>
Location: Cape Town
Enjoy a walking tour and experience the sights, tastes and sounds of some of Cape Town's most vibrant neighbourhoods. Visit Bo Kaap, including the old Mosque, and learn about the Peoples church of the Apartheid era at St Georges Cathedral. Stop and smell the roses at the flower market in Adderley and finish with a leisurely stroll back to the hotel. For travellers continuing on to another G Adventures tour, your CEO will help facilitate the joining of the new group starting in the evening.<p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Grab your walking shoes and skip breakfast (or just eat two!) because with this day tour you will be tasting your way around the highlights of Cape Town. Enjoy specialty coffee, local delicacies, and experience the sights and sounds while enjoying the local culture that Cape Town has to offer. Walk through Bo Kaap formerly known as the Cape Malay quarter and wander around the cobblestoned streets. Take pictures of the colourful houses, visit the old Mosque, and learn about the Peoples church of the Apartheid era at St Georges Cathedral. Smell the roses at the flower market in Adderley and finish your half day tour with a leisurely stroll back to the starting point.</p>
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