15 days in Western Cape Itinerary

15 days in Western Cape Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Cape travel route builder

Make it your trip
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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.
To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cape Town trip itinerary builder website.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Cape Town. In October in Cape Town, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 21st (Wed), you'll travel to Yzerfontein.

Things to do in Cape Town

Tours · Outdoors · Wineries · Wildlife

Yzerfontein

— 1 day
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see the interesting displays at !Khwa ttu.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yzerfontein trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Cape Town to Yzerfontein in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In October, daily temperatures in Yzerfontein can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) 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. Evita se Perron has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): learn about winemaking at Groote Post Winery, then add some entertainment to your itinerary with Evita se Perron, and then do a tasting at Ormonde Vineyard. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Het Vlock Casteel, relax in the rural setting at Kloovenburg Wine and Olive Estate, and then stroll through Tienie Versfeld Wildflower Reserve.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Darling day trip planning tool.

Darling is just a stone's throw from Yzerfontein. In October in Darling, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Langebaan.

Things to do in Darling

Wineries · Wildlife · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Langebaan

— 2 nights
On the 24th (Sat), examine the collection at West Coast Fossil Park, then get a new perspective on things with C Kite Langebaan, and then explore the activities along Langebaan Lagoon. On the next day, stop by Gaia Crystals and then stroll through Kraalbaai Beach/Lagoon.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Langebaan tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Darling to Langebaan by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In October, daytime highs in Langebaan are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Velddrif.

Things to do in Langebaan

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

Velddrif

— 1 day
Velddrif or Velddrift is a coastal fishing town in the Bergrivier Local Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): see the interesting displays at SA Fisheries Museum and then stroll through Rocherpan Nature Reserve.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Velddrif trip maker.

Velddrif is just a stone's throw from Langebaan. October in Velddrif sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to St. Helena Bay.

Things to do in Velddrif

Wildlife · Parks · Museums

St. Helena Bay

— 4 nights
You've now added Stompneus Point Lighthouse to your itinerary.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our St. Helena Bay online holiday planner.

St. Helena Bay is just a stone's throw from Velddrif. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 30th (Fri), you'll travel to Paternoster.

Things to do in St. Helena Bay

Outdoors · Golf · 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: take in the exciting artwork at Stone Fish Studio and Gallery, head outdoors with Kayak Paternoster with Dianne Heesom Green - Private Tours, look for gifts at Jem & Pantoffels, and stroll through Paternoster Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Paternoster tour planner.

Paternoster is just a short distance 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 2nd (Mon).

Things to do in Paternoster

Outdoors · Shopping · Beaches · Museums

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.