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Chapman’s Peak Drive toll road winds its way between Noordhoek and Hout Bay on the Atlantic Coast on the south-western tip of South Africa. Chapman’s Peak Drive is one of the most spectacular marine drives in the world. Chapman’s Peak Drive is...more
Hout Bay Road | Between Noordhoek and Hout Bay, 7872, South Africa
+27 21 791 8220
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Reviewed yesterday

An amazing drive along the cliffs of the southern cape of South Africa. You can stop at a number of locations to take breathtaking photos. Note that there is a small toll to use this road.

Thank Enander99
Reviewed 3 days ago

The meandering road is from Hout Bay to Noordhoek and is 9 kms long.It's best to take several stops as the driver has to watch the road because of all the bends. While stopped just take in the views although there's not much else to...More

Thank 49Pam
Reviewed 4 days ago

Chapman's Peak drive is beautiful! We took a detour while driving from Cape point and saw the Chapman's Peak drive around sunset. Amazing views and cliffs, with several small parking lots to stop and take some pictures.

Thank Ingedd
Reviewed 5 days ago

The drive has some great views and lots of good and peaceful stops to take them in. However, there isn't much to explore or wander around. If you are driving you don't have much time to take your eyes off the road. I drove South...More

Thank Camper817643
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was part of our Peninsular Drive with a tour guide. Lovely drive, and I encourage at least one stop. Just allow enough time to get around.

Thank Jen J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is beautiful lookout points and the drive is curving around the hills next to the ocean. It’s a breath-taking scenery.

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chapman’s Peak drive is a must do activity when you visit Cape Town. It offers the most stunning views of Hout Bay and the Atlantic Ocean sea cliffs. Nowadays it’s a toll road but certainly with the small fee to experience this special drive. For...More

Thank Kobus M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning views of the Ocean from the Peak and the impressive road to see the penguins or visit the vineyards

Thank Ashraf S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't go by car, go by bicycle. The views over the ocean and into Hout Bay are stunning. Lots of places to stop and take pictures. Take your time and enjoy

Thank V9547ZDbrians
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you ever get to visit Cape Town, South Africa, take the time to drive along Chapman’s peak. Some of the most breathtaking views you will ever encounter, make sure it’s not raining.

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ron d
5 August 2018|
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Response from Fleece71 | Reviewed this property |
It truly does not matter - spectacular with plenty off stop off points to get those great pictures!!!
2 July 2018|
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Response from Mike5466 | Reviewed this property |
The botanical garden can take all day to visit. If you want to also visit Chapman Peak you probably will need to visit the garden for only 1/2 day to leave you enough time for both but is it feasible. I see many current... More
Laurent F
11 September 2017|
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Response from spanishfoodie | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't matter what time I would do Hout bay to Noordhoek. Hout Bay is amazing so find a restaurant their.