Discover the wonders of the Mother City with JENMAN African Safaris’ carefully curated Cape Town travel packages. Immerse yourself in a captivating blend of nature and vibrant urban life, as Cape Town stands proudly as one of the world’s most enchanting destinations. Our thoughtfully designed selection of Cape Town travel packages caters to every adventurer’s heart, ensuring an unforgettable experience for all who wish to explore this breathtaking city. Nestled amidst the awe-inspiring beauty of nature, and pulsating to the rhythmic beats of Africa, Cape Town offers an unparalleled and diverse array of experiences. From the iconic Table Mountain that graces the skyline, to the pristine beaches stretching along the coast, and the rich cultural tapestry woven into its streets, Cape Town beckons you to embark on a journey of exploration and wonder. Whether you seek adrenaline-pumping adventures or serene moments of reflection, our packages are tailored to fulfill your every desire.
The Table Mountain Range is famous for its diverse flora and fauna, as well as its panoramic views of the ocean. White beaches fringe the landscape, a beautiful contrast of colour from land to sea. The city and its surrounds offer something for everyone – from hiking to surfing, to art and culture, to history as well as culinary adventures. Shark cave diving and parasailing call for the more adventurous, whereas wine tasting and pottery invite one’s calm curiosity.
Cape Town City
Visit the penguins in vintage seaside towns, explore the art galleries and markets in the city centre, eat fresh seafood along the Waterfront Harbour or spend your day tasting wine at one of the many accessible vineyards. An absolute must is a day trip to Cape Point, merely 70km from Cape Town – a simply spectacular outing for nature lovers with white beaches, rugged cliffs, fynbos vegetation and wildlife. Cape Town is also an adventure springboard to the western cape. Small historical towns and National Parks are merely a few hours drive away – Franschhoek, Stellenbosch, the Cederberg Mountains, Grootbos, as well as the perfect starting point to explore the Garden Route.
At the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens visitors can look forward to enjoying the many picnic areas, hiking trails, restaurants and summer evening concerts. Seated at the base of the eastern slopes of Table Mountain, the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens boasts an almost completely indigenous flora, with the plants that are cultivated in the greenhouses are native to the region. Comprising of about 528-hectares of fertile land encompassing long green lawns, colourful flowers, cool forests and refreshing streams which make it a scenic outing for friends and family. Whilst visiting the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens during your South African safari with us, you’ll be able enjoy the many picnic areas, hiking trails, walking paths, shops, restaurants, exhibitions and popular summer evening concerts that can be found there.
Boulders Beach Penguins
Boulders Beach, located near Simon’s Town in Cape Town, South Africa, is known for its colony of African penguins. It is one of the few places in the world where you can observe these adorable and endangered creatures up close in their natural habitat. Boulders Beach has become a popular tourist destination due to the unique opportunity it offers to see and interact with the penguins. The beach itself is characterized by large granite boulders that provide sheltered coves and calm waters, creating an ideal environment for the penguins. Visitors to Boulders Beach can stroll along the wooden boardwalks that wind through the area, allowing for excellent viewpoints to observe the penguins as they go about their daily activities. The African penguins, also known as jackass penguins due to their distinctive braying call, are a protected species. Boulders Beach provides them with a sanctuary where they can breed and raise their young in relative safety. The site is managed by the South African National Parks authority, which ensures the preservation of the penguin colony and educates visitors about the importance of conservation.
The Cape Winelands, located near Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa, is renowned for its world-class wine production and picturesque vineyards. It is one of the most prominent wine-growing regions in the country and has gained international recognition for its exceptional wines. The region boasts a vast number of wine estates and vineyards, ranging from small, family-run farms to large, well-established estates. Visitors can explore these estates, enjoy wine tastings, and learn about the winemaking process while surrounded by beautiful landscapes.
When visiting the Island, you will be able to go on a tour around the Robben Island Museum, where you will be able to learn about Nelson Mandela’s time there, allowing you to actually visit the cell in which he spent his time on the island, and the history of South Africa. Measuring 1.9-kilometres wide and 3.3-kilometres long, Robben Island was used as place to banish prisoner in the late 17th Century, prior to which it was a leper colony where people were voluntarily quarantined.
A trip to Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa whilst on a South African safari makes for a truly remarkable wildlife viewing experience. There is a wide variety of animals to be viewed in the Reserve, including the Big Five, 172 species of bird, zebras, hippos, crocodiles, black eagles and flamingos. Situated on the flower route, travellers to the Reserve can also witness the flowers carpets that cover this part of the Cape between the July and September months. Whilst visiting Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa on a South African safari with us, we offer our clients a wide range of exciting activities to enjoy. The surrounding areas enable visitors to go trout fishing, sip wine on wine tours and test out their swing with a round or two of golf. Travellers can also enjoy bushman painting viewings, mountain biking, hiking trails and a botanical garden tour. The Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa is truly the perfect place to visit for a short safari experience whilst on a South African safari around the Western Cape with us. Find out about the range of tours we offer that include a trip to Aquila, or read about some of the other attractions that South Africa has to offer.
Visiting Cape Town with JENMAN African Safaris
A South Africa safari with JENMAN African Safaris will call to the wildlife wonderer, the adrenaline-seeking adventurer, and the culturally curious.