Activities and Sightseeing in Cape Town CBD
Cape Town offers a multitude of interesting activities, sightseeing and places of interest, most of which are situated very close to The Underberg House. Find out more about what to do in Cape Town by following the links below. Alternatively, contact us and we would be happy to organise your Day Trips for you.
Table Mountain Cable Car
Climb it, Parachute off it, or simply take the Cable Car. However you decide to experience this beautiful Landmark you are sure to be impresses with it’s staggering beauty.
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Situated on the eastern slopes of Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch is internationally acclaimed as one of the seven most magnificent botanical gardens in the world.
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It takes about 10 minutes to drive from the city centre to any of Clifton’s four beaches. Coves of soft white sand separated by giant boulders that protect them from summer's notorious south-east wind.
Boulders Penguin Colony in Simons Town is home to a unique and endangered land-based colony of African Penguins. This colony is one of only a few in the world.
Robben Island, 12 kilometres from Cape Town, was a place of banishment, exile, isolation and imprisonment. It was here at Robben Island that rulers sent those regarded as political troublemakers.
St. George’s Cathedral
Known as 'the people's Cathedral' for it’s role in the resistance against apartheid.
Castle of Good Hope
Credited as South Africa’s oldest building, this 17th-century castle houses various military personnel, historic artifacts and artworks.
The Slave Lodge
Dating back to 1679, the Slave Lodge is the second oldest building in South Africa.
The District Six Museum
District Six was named the Sixth Municipal District of Cape Town in 1867 and is a wonderful example of South African History.
Pick up local art, crafts, fabrics and artifacts from almost every country on the continent.
Rhodes Memorial on Devil's Peak in Cape Town, South Africa, is a memorial to English-born South African politician Cecil John Rhodes.
Two Oceans Aquarium
South Africa’s largest aquarium is an educational and dramatic collection of exhibits and galleries; the weekly shark feeding is a popular attraction with more than 3000 marine creatures on view – including sharks, turtles and penguins.
Tel: (0)21 418 3823 | Find out more
World of Birds
World of Birds is the largest bird park in Africa and one of the few large bird parks in the World. Over 3 000 birds (and small animals) of 400 different species are uniquely presented in more than 100 spacious landscaped walk through aviaries.
Tel: (021) 790 2730 | Find out more
Cheetah Research Centre
Spier supports Cheetah Outreach by hosting it on the wine estate. The aim of the programme is to use hand-reared cheetahs as ambassadors to increase awareness, educate people and raise funds for this endangered species.
Tel: (0)21 881 3242 | Find out more