15 days in Western Cape Itinerary

15 days in Western Cape Itinerary

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Cape Town
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yzerfontein
— 1 day
Drive
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Darling
— 3 nights
Drive
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Langebaan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Velddrif
— 1 day
Drive
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St. Helena Bay
— 4 nights
Drive
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Paternoster
— 3 nights
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Cape Town

— 2 nights

Mother City

Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Robben Island Museum, then examine the collection at District Six Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, then take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, and then do a tasting at Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cape Town trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Cape Town. In October, daytime highs in Cape Town are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Yzerfontein.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature

Yzerfontein

— 1 day
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): examine the collection at !Khwa ttu.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Yzerfontein online trip planner.

Drive from Cape Town to Yzerfontein in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daytime highs in Yzerfontein are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Darling.

Things to do in Yzerfontein

Tours · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

Darling

— 3 nights
Darling is a small town in a farming area on the west coast region of the Western Cape, about 75 km from Cape Town.By the beginning of the 18th century about 29 farmers lived in an area called Groenkloof and on one of these farms, Langfontein, Darling was founded in 1853. You've now added Evita se Perron to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Groote Post Winery, take in a show at Evita se Perron, then learn about winemaking at Ormonde Vineyard, and finally get a dose of the wild on Buffelsfontein Game & Nature Reserve - Day Tours. On the next day, stop by Het Vlock Casteel, then learn about winemaking at Kloovenburg Wine and Olive Estate, and then stroll through Tienie Versfeld Wildflower Reserve.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Darling sightseeing planner.

Darling is just a short distance from Yzerfontein. In October, daytime highs in Darling are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Langebaan.

Things to do in Darling

Wildlife · Wineries · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Langebaan

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): examine the collection at West Coast Fossil Park, glide peacefully along the water with C Kite Langebaan, and then explore the activities along Langebaan Lagoon. Keep things going the next day: stop by Gaia Crystals, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gamkaberg Nature Reserve, and then stroll through Kraalbaai Beach/Lagoon.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Langebaan trip itinerary app.

Drive from Darling to Langebaan in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daytime highs in Langebaan are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Velddrif.

Things to do in Langebaan

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Velddrif

— 1 day
Velddrif or Velddrift is a coastal fishing town in the Bergrivier Local Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa. On the 20th (Tue), examine the collection at SA Fisheries Museum and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rocherpan Nature Reserve.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Velddrif online tour itinerary planner.

Velddrif is very close to Langebaan. In October, daily temperatures in Velddrif can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to St. Helena Bay.

Things to do in Velddrif

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

St. Helena Bay

— 4 nights
Your day by day itinerary now includes Stompneus Point Lighthouse.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the St. Helena Bay sightseeing planner.

St. Helena Bay is just a stone's throw from Velddrif. In October, daytime highs in St. Helena Bay are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You will leave for Paternoster on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in St. Helena Bay

Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Paternoster

— 3 nights
Paternoster is one of the oldest fishing villages on the West Coast of South Africa. Paternoster is known for parks, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: view the masterpieces at Stone Fish Studio and Gallery, stroll through Paternoster Beach, look for gifts at Jem & Pantoffels, and head outdoors with Kayak Paternoster with Dianne Heesom Green - Private Tours.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Paternoster trip planning site.

Paternoster is just a stone's throw from St. Helena Bay. In October in Paternoster, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. You will leave for home on the 27th (Tue).

Things to do in Paternoster

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Wildlife

Western Cape travel guide

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Wineries & Vineyards · Nature & Parks · Mountains
Shifting landscapes of towering mountains, patchworks of farmlands, and sandy beaches draw visitors from all around the world to the Western Cape. Delve into the bustling commercial and industrial center of Cape Town, or tour quaint wineries dotting the countryside, where you'll receive a warm welcome and plenty of gastronomic delights. Active vacations in the Western Cape make the most of a large number of outdoor activities and extreme sports, such as bungee-jumping, 4x4 driving, and jeep safaris through the region's wilderness.