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Cape Town is the heart of South Africa. A beach lovers paradise & filled with so much history. Long Street is the place to be if you're in the mood for some night life.

Good for
  • History Buff
  • Nightlife Seeker
  • Beach Goer

12 Places

3 City Tips

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12 Places

Day 1

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

Marinas, Piers & Boardwalks, Shopping Malls

Two Oceans Aquarium

Aquariums

Iziko Slave Lodge

Historic Sites

Bo-kaap

Neighbourhoods

Day 2

Clifton Beaches

Beaches

Camp's Bay Beach

Beaches

Table Mountain

Mountains

Seal Island

Islands

Day 3

Long Street

Neighbourhoods, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Merchants on Long

Gift & Speciality Shops

Long Street Cafe

Restaurants

BEERHOUSE on Long

Restaurants

Mysteri0us's City Tips

  • Nightlife - Definitely check out some bars in Long Street. Bob's bar for the more toned down bar hopper. Stones for the younger bar hoppers looking to have some fun & Spacebar if you're just wanna dance & have a good time.
  • For the History Buffs, I'd recommend checking our Bo-Kaap museum, Slave Lodge & the Iziko museum whilst visiting the gardens. Some pretty cool stuff to see.
  • Beach lover MUST check out the beaches. Clifton forth beach, Camps Bay, Sea Point etc. Some of the world's most beautiful beaches with a great view that could leave you breathless but you'd definitely be coming back for more! Also, while you're checking out the beach you might like to sea what lives beneath the water at the V&A Waterfront Aquarium.
    Day 1
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
    Marinas, Piers & Boardwalks, Shopping Malls
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    Great for families, friends or couples. Great food & scenery with Table Mountain as the backdrop.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Friends
    • Couples
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #2 of 179 things to do in Cape Town Central
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • An excellent area for shopping or meals. 17/10/2018
    • Top tourist zone 17/10/2018
    • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
    Address:
    19 Dock Road
    Merchant House
    Cape Town Central 8002
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 21 408 7600
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    09:00 - 21:00
    Other:
  • Two Oceans Aquarium
    Aquariums
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    If you're a nature lover or if you love the sea this would a great place to stop by. Feed your curiosity & get up close to some sea creatures.

    Good for
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #27 of 179 things to do in Cape Town Central
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A good place to visit 17/10/2018
    • Underwater 16/10/2018
    • Two Oceans Aquarium
    Address:
    Alfred Basin, Dock Road
    V & A Waterfront
    Cape Town Central 8002
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 21 418 3823
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    09:30 - 18:00
    Other:
  • Iziko Slave Lodge
    Historic Sites
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    History buffs would love this. Iziko Slave Lodge focuses on slavery during the Apartheid Era.

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Family
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #40 of 179 things to do in Cape Town Central
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A weird mishmash of history. 11/10/2018
    • The more it changes the more it stays the same 02/10/2018
    • Iziko Slave Lodge
    Address:
    Corner of Adderley and Wale Streets
    Cape Town Central 8000
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 21 467 7229
    Other:
  • Bo-kaap
    Neighbourhoods
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    For History Buffs... Another piece of South African history.

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Family
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #33 of 179 things to do in Cape Town Central
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Colorful. 16/10/2018
    • Nice visit to a very nice neighborhood 15/10/2018
    • Bo-kaap
    Phone:
    +27 72 464 1212
    Other:
  • Day 2
  • Clifton Beaches
    Beaches
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    Clifton is known as one of the most beautiful & romantic beaches in the world. Definitely worth visiting especially for couples.

    Good for
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Beach Goer
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #7 of 179 things to do in Cape Town Central
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Loved the Beach 13/10/2018
    • Magic Beaches 10/10/2018
    • Clifton Beaches
    Address:
    Victoria Road
    Parking: what3words ///holders.dives.gnawing
    Cape Town Central
    South Africa
  • Camp's Bay Beach
    Beaches
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    Located between the mountains, great scenery especially for families. Children would love the water.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Beach Goer
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #3 of 11 things to do in Camps Bay
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A Perfect Happy Beach 13/10/2018
    • Stunning beach front area of Cape Town 12/10/2018
    • Camp's Bay Beach
    Address:
    Victoria Road
    Parking: what3words ///nibs.mazelike.swaying
    Camps Bay 8005
    South Africa
  • Table Mountain
    Mountains
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    One of the 7 wonders of the world. Definitely worth seeing!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 8 things to do in Table Mountain National Park
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Iconic natural wonder 17/10/2018
    • Kutazer 15/10/2018
    • Table Mountain
    Address:
    Table Mountain National Park, Tafelberg Rd, Gardens,
    Table Mountain National Park 8001
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 81 762 5551
    Other:
  • Seal Island
    Islands
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    If you love nature and the sea or animals in general then Seal Island would be worth a visit.

    Good for
    • Beach Goer
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #61 of 353 things to do in Cape Town
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Cruise to seal island is an experience 17/10/2018
    • Mr kutazer 15/10/2018
    • Seal Island
    Address:
    False Bay
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 21 791 4441
  • Day 3
  • Long Street
    Neighbourhoods, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    The longest street in Cape Town with so much to do & see. A definite must for everyone visiting Cape Town.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #55 of 179 things to do in Cape Town Central
    • Historical Part of Cape Town 13/10/2018
    • Main street to go out 09/10/2018
    • Long Street
    Other:
  • Merchants on Long
    Gift & Speciality Shops
    Mysteri0us Says:

    Great for purchasing a souvenir or just browsing through artwork or creative items.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #19 of 107 Shopping in Cape Town Central
    • Oh, what a shop! 03/08/2018
    • A wonderful merchant with excellent customer service 29/01/2018
    • Merchants on Long
    Address:
    34 Long Street
    Cape Town Central 8001
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 21 422 2828
    Other:
  • Long Street Cafe
    Restaurants (Bar, Cafe, Pub)
    Mysteri0us Says:

    Grab a bite, beer or a glass of wine & just relax whilst in the company of friends.

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #492 of 981 restaurants in Cape Town Central
    • Great meal, friendly service, central location 14/10/2018
    • Vibe great 27/09/2018
    • Long Street Cafe
    Address:
    259 Long Street
    Cape Town Central 8001
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 21 424 2464
    Hours:
    Sun - Fri
    09:30 - 01:00
    Sat
    21:30 - 01:00
  • BEERHOUSE on Long
    Restaurants (German, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub)
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    Mysteri0us Says:

    If you love beer or just want to hang out with the buds, hop on by.

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #96 of 981 restaurants in Cape Town Central
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Beer Lovers Heaven 16/10/2018
    • Funny 16/10/2018
    • BEERHOUSE on Long
    Address:
    223 Long Street
    Cape Town Central 8001
    South Africa
    Phone:
    +27 21 424 3370
    Price range:
    US$3 - US$12
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    11:00 - 02:00
    Other:
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