Cape Town Most Iconic City Of South Africa
Cape Town, a city located in South Africa is second-most inhabited city. The city Cape Town is Provincial Capital. If you are planning to spend your hard earn bucks and visit this city. Then let me tell you visiting this place in winter is most happening. The Cape Town, South Africa is very famous as harbor point. The city was originally developed by Dutch East India Company, where ships from India, East Africa and other Far East places arrived during 1652 period, and started the settlement of Cape Town. To track the history of Cape Town, ‘Jan Van Riebeeck’ was first European to settle permanently in this city. The city gradually prospered after becoming cultural and economic hub.
Cape Town is not just Provincial Capital, but also known as Mother City in entire South Africa. The city is also ranked as one of the most iconic cities in world. Between ‘December to February’, it is best time to visit. Night will make you experience shivering cold, while days are bit hot with low humidity.If you are planning to pay visit to this city, here are few sight-seeing to go for:
This place is quite famous, with Muslim inhabitant, the area is known as ‘Malay Quarters’. The location is features in many movies. The colorful building, Old-fashioned Street is surely a picturesque place to visit.
- The Castle of Good Hope:
This is of the oldest surviving building in South Africa. The Castle of Good Hope was built in year 1666 and 1679. The place is popularly known as ‘The Castle’, reflecting historic collection. The place gives a vintage feeling, tourist visiting this place can try Horses or Carriage rides which are offered regularly.
- Two Oceans Aquarium:
You can take a walk in this fabulous Aquarium. Also watch live how to feed a shark. Scuba Diving too are offered at this place. If you are visiting for first time-check with entrance fee and timing.
- Victoria And Alfred Waterfront:
This place is famous tourist spot, as it contains many shopping centres and entertainment spots. You will find high density of shops, restaurants and cool amusement spots at this place.
As winter brushes your cheeks here are list of cool super-duper activities not to miss while visiting Cape Town.
- Franschhoek Motor Museum:
If you are crazy lover of car, this place is meant for you. Around 220 vintage cars, right from Bentley’s to Ferrari, McLarens, Porches, Mercedes-Bens are few to name. Get wow and lost in the Car world.
Located: R45, 7690 Franschhoek
- Kite Boarding:
OMG! Surfing on aqua blue water, with thin and thick wind, tides brushing your body gives infinite happiness.
Located: Portico Building –Shop 1, Athens Road
If you are adventure fan, this sport is meant for you. Experience gliding high 500-meter above the city over 360-Degree high right above Cape Town.
Located: Lions Head Path
- Olive oil and wine Tasting:
This place has won several awards, the right place for Wine lovers. It was established over quite long time. It is known as oldest and most famous farm in South Africa.
Located: Kuils River, Saxenburg Wine Estate.
- Spend Weekend on wine farm:
You will fine small and cute cottages that will light up your mood. The wine farm around with tranquil gateway, is a must place to visit.
Located: Durbanville, M13-Racecourse Road
- Aerial Walkway:
The Canopy Walkway, passing through treetops of Botanical Garden. This walk will make you delight with panoramic view of clear blue sky, with high mountains surrounding you.
Located: Newlands, Rhodes Drive.
- Romantic evening:
Planning to give surprise to your partner! Here’s a best place to spend. Achingly amazing view, cross-ways to Robben Island and Table Mountain. The place is quite combined picturesque view, with mouth-watering sea-food and quality of wine section will make your day awesome.
A trip to Cape Town, South Africa will surely be memorable!