Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa, Cape Agulhas

4.5
#1 of 8 in Historic Sites in Overberg District
See where the Indian Ocean meets the Atlantic by visiting Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa, known for its choppy, tall waves and violent storms, resulting in a multitude of shipwrecks over the years. Enjoy a pleasant boardwalk stroll to the monument that signifies the meeting point of the oceans, or climb the lighthouse, built in 1848, for a panoramic view of the scenic coast. Exploring the surrounding area, a nature reserve, you might spot endangered bird species, and even a few southern right whales. Arrange to visit Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa and other attractions in Cape Agulhas using our Cape Agulhas itinerary maker .
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  • Away from everything and everyone, this place gives great emotions. After being at Cape Horn I could not miss Cape Agulhas, that is the southernmost point of the African continent, where the 2 oceans (Atlantic and Indian) meet. The lighthouse is also almost mandatory.
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  • Far from everything and not as easy to get to as I thought. It is a refreshing site with a lot of history and good views.  more »
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