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*All distances listed are as the crow flies, and not actual travel distances.
Table Mountain, Long Street, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Two Oceans Marathon, Noon Gun, Heart of Cape Town Museum, Lions Head, Koopmans-de Wet House, Two Oceans Aquarium, Chavonnes Battery Museum, Castle of Good Hope, Langa Township, District Six Museum, Holocaust Centre, Newlands Brewery, Greenmarket Square, Rhodes Memorial, The Company's Garden, South African Museum and Planetarium, Orange Kloof, South African National Gallery , Newlands Stadium, Blue Train, Long Street Baths, St George's Cathedral, Whisky Live Festival, World of Birds, V&A Waterfront
For best views of Cape Town city, Table Mountain and Table Bay, and without having to expend any physical energy, an easy drive up to the Signal Hill vantage point is the suggested destination.
Signal Hill is a mere 350m in height but the vistas here are simply spectacular. Facing north are the verdant views of Green Point with its state-of-the-art soccer stadium, golf course and Biodiversity Park in the foreground, and Robben Island and the northern suburbs of Cape Town visible across Table Bay. As one looks eastwards the V& A Waterfront and harbour comes into view, followed by the city and in the far distance, the Stellenbosch Mountains. Looking back, Devils Peak, Table Mountain and Lion’s Head stand as giant beacons over the city, while in the west, the glam Atlantic Seaboard area looks out to nothing but bright blue seas and open skies.
The Dutch colonists first called Signal Hill the... Show more