Cape Town Itinerary 7 Days

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7 Days in Cape Town - Perfect 1 Week Guide

Lying in the shadow of Table Mountain National Park, framed by stunning coastlines, and brimming with a variety of naturally gorgeous landscapes, Cape Town is full of surprises. With so many recreational and leisure opportunities, Cape Town presents you with an opportunity to indulge in exciting activities and gives you a chance to tick off a lot of things on your bucket list! From diving in the crystal-clear waters and swimming among sharks to waddling with the penguins, there are so many once-in-a-lifetime experiences up for grabs in this port city in South Africa. Go through this Cape Town Itinerary 7 Days to plan a week of adventure in this city!

What to see in Cape Town in 7 days?

Day 1: Hop-on-Hop-off Bus Tour

Opt for a hop-on-hop-off city tour of the Cape Town City on the first day of your trip; it is the best way to indulge in local sightseeing. There are various open-roof buses plying every 20 minutes which take you through the areas of City Bowl, Camps Bay, and the Atlantic Seaboard area. You will come across many of Cape Town’s famous attractions like The Clock Tower, Jewel Africa, Aerial Cableway to Table Mountain, and Camps Bay. If you are more interested in visiting the Downtown area to explore the various museums, cathedrals, and castles, you can also choose the Cape Town Downtown Bus Tour that takes you to famous attractions like Castle of Good Hope and The South African Museum.

Day 2: Wine Tours

South Africa is a country famous for its rich wine heritage. The Western Cape region of the city is home to of the most beautiful wine-producing regions in the world and it is best explored through guided tours which take you through the wine farms, conduct wine tasting events, and familiarise you with the process of wine production. Groot Constantia, Eagles' Nest, and Beau Constantia are some of the highlights of the wine tours.

Day 3: Cape of Good Hope

On the third day of your vacation, plan a visit to the picturesque Cape of Good Hope. The legendary Cape Point and Cape of Good Hope are a part of the famous Table Mountain National Park. Cape of Good Hope presents a diverse habitat, ranging from rocky mountain tops to beaches and open sea. You are sure to enjoy the rich diversity of marine life as well as flora and fauna here.

Day 4: Hiking

After spending the first three days of sightseeing, get out in the sun and breath in some fresh air to enjoy yourselves at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Featuring numerous hiking trails, this is a perfect spot to chill outdoors, away from the maddening crowds and in the company of nature.

Day 5: Beaches

The stunning craggy coastline of South Africa is dotted with gorgeous beaches and it is only fair that an entire day from the week in Cape Town be kept for exploring these beautiful coasts. Blaauwberg and Table Bay are particularly popular among locals and best for those who wish to indulge in adventure sports like kitesurfing while the most popular beaches Camps Bay and Clifton 2nd are ideal for those who are looking for a fun day out. Surfers prefer Muizenberg and West Coast beaches while Hout Bay, Fish Hoek, Melkbosstrand, and Tableview are mostly suitable for families.

Day 6: Township Tour

Spend the second-last day of your Cape Town holiday going for a Township Tour to explore the non-touristy and unexplored side of this region. A walk through the settlements of the locals and interactions with them are a part of these tours and this gives tourists an insight into the controversial history of South Africa.

Day 7: Local Markets and Food

There are plenty of markets and shopping areas in Cape Town which are perfect to shop for some gorgeous fresh produce while intermingling with the locals. The Old Biscuit Mill’s NeighbourGoods Market, brimming with delicious food, local art, live music, and beer tents, is a must-visit hot-spot in the city. Hout Bay Harbour Market too is a popular choice among the visitors.

Best Hotels in Cape Town for 7 Day Trip

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