Family and Kids in Cape Town

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Cape Town? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Cape Town, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Cape Town.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Cape Town for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Table Mountain

    Family and Kids

    Table Mountain is an absolutely iconic place in Cape Town. In many ways, this mountain with a flattened top symbolizes the city. The top of the mountain is home to some incredibly amazing views of the area around it. Whether you wish to take the cable car up the mountain, a visit Table Mountain is a must for any Cape Town visitor. Rich in rare flora and fauna, being on top of the mountain is a...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Victoria And Alfred Waterfront

    Family and Kids

    The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town is an amazing place to be. There is a lot to do and see here and hence it has become very popular amongst the tourists. Since it is situated very close to Table Bay as well as Robben Island it has become an excellent point of departure for the tourists. Tourists can do a variety of activities ranging from munching on local cuisine at the variou...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens

    Garden, Park, Botanical Garden

    These Unique and Beautiful Botanical Gardens are a real treat for the nature lover. Home to several rare and even endangered species of plants and animals, the botanical gardens are extremely important from the point of view of ecology and conservation. The Fynbos which are a rare variety of bush-like vegetation which are unique to this geographical area are preserved and bred here. Around 700...Read more
  4. Amazing Cape Town attraction for kids
    Robben Island

    Family and Kids

    Robben Island is quite rightfully a UNESCO World Heritage site. The importance of the site lies in its role in the History of not just South Africa but the entire continent of Africa. In times of apartheid which was a dark time for the continent, with slavery and discriminatory practices being rampant in the place, the place was used as a prison to incarcerate political prisoners. The place wa...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Iziko South African Museum

    Family and Kids

    Explore the historically rich Iziko South African Museum in its prime with the aid of Iziko South African Museum tickets. Iziko South African Museum ticket prices provided under the tickets section includes a well-informed tour guide and various other exclusive experiences that are not covered in the general tickets for Iziko South African Museum. Buy tickets for Iziko South African Museum fro...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Cape Town
    Two Oceans Aquarium

    Aquarium

    The Two Ocean’s Aquarium is a great place to hang out with your family when in Cape Town. The Aquarium is very well equipped with displays of a large variety of oceanic life. Moreover, the place is dedicated to conservation and sustainable activities. The museum is proud of its smaller carbon footprint that sets it apart from many others. If you love nature, you will surely love a walk a...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    District Six Museum

    Family and Kids

    The District Six Museum is very important to the documentation of the History of Cape Town. During the dark era of Apartheid, the eponymous area; District 6 served as a setting for the forced removals and segregation of people. The tyrannical rule and its practices, notices and rules from that era, objects that signify the apartheid have all been beautifully preserved and displayed here. The m...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Lions Head And Signal Hill

    Family and Kids

    Lion’s Head is a strangely shaped hill top in Cape Town. The top of the mountain has a very peculiar shape that makes it look like a lion. The area surrounding the region is known as Signal Hill. Signal Hill used to be very useful for monitoring the ships at the harbor. This was due to its very strategic position close to the sea. It gets its name from the fact that flags and gunfire was...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Bo-kaap

    Family and Kids

    Bo-Kaap is a multi-ethnic area in Cape Town. The Malay colony houses colorful homes and tiny street that are a real delight to tour around. There is also great food and many local restaurants that you can visit. There is a huge Islamic influence on the area and there are a lot of small picturesque mosques (KRAMATS) that dot the area. There is also a museum called the Bo-Kaap Museum which tries...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Castle Of Good Hope

    Family and Kids

    The Castle Of Good Hope is a beautiful Historic site in Cape Town. Shaped like a star it is certainly a thing of great beauty but more importantly, it is of great historic importance. Built around 1679 this medieval fortress was a very strategic place. Used as an important military post by the Dutch it played an important role in the conflicts between the Dutch colonists and the British Invade...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Boulders Beach

    Beach

    The Boulders beach in Cape Town is a beautiful and pristine seashore. What makes it extra special is the fact that it is home to Penguins. These Delightful creatures can be seen up close by the tourists to the beach. The tranquil blue waters of the Beach are sure to appeal to any beach bum out there but it is also home to many rare species of animal and plant life making it a nature lover&rsqu...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    West Coast National Park

    National Park

    The West Coast National Park lies 120 km north of Cape Town in the Western Cape region of South Africa. It is a sprawling area bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the west and the R27 beachfront way. It is about 97 kilometers away from Cape Town. So it is a mere one and a half hour drive from it. You will get to see an amazing array of wildlife here. Nature in its most beautiful form can be exper...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Cango Caves

    Family and Kids

    The Cango caves near Cape Town are a great tourist destination. The limestone caves are a beautiful sight to see. The stalactites and stalagmites decorate the caves naturally. They are an extremely important site to the natural heritage of South Africa. The Cango caves have different sorts of tours that take you deep into the unexplored realms of these natural wonders. The Cango Caves are famou...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    The Whale Coast

    Family and Kids

    The Cape Whale Coast is not in Cape Town but is certainly worth the trip. You can see the most amazingly majestic creatures in the world up close on your trip to Cape town. Truly, this is bound to be a once in a life time experience. When one says whales it is hardly possible to imagine just how gigantic and beautiful these creatures are. The coastline gives you a chance to experience this. You...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Chapmans Peak

    Family and Kids

    Chapman's Peak is the name of a mountain on the western side of the Cape Peninsula. The drive to it is quite scenic and a must do while in Cape Town. The drive itself is worth it but there is a lot to do in this area too. Close to the blue shoreline, Chapman’s peak is a picturesque place to go to. Photographers, adventurers, health freaks and nature lovers alike are bound to love this pla...Read more