Best time to visit Cape Town

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Feb09 - Feb19:FEBRUARY 09 - FEBRUARY 19:


The Army of Ducks

January–March  • activity

If you think ducks can't work in the wine-making business, visit South Africa and see for yourself

Playful Penguins Watching

December–February  • nature

Penguins love to hang out on the Boulders beach a lot, but in summer they are exceptionally playful

Diving with the White Sharks

October–May  • activity

If you are brave enough, diving with sharks may not seem such an insane idea!

Safari in the Cape Town Vicinity

November–February  • nature

The best known safari destination is Kruger National Park, but if you are short of time, you might also enjoy exploring the parks and reserves not too far from Cape Town


November–March  • activity

Sandboarding provides you with a perfect mixture of sun and fun, and makes you look at the traditionally winter sports in a summerly way

Perfect Kitesufring

October–March  • activity

Ideal timing for kitesurfing!

Seal Snorkeling

December–April  • activity

One of the cutest experiences you can get in Cape Town - snorkeling with seals - offers a lot of positive vibes

Wine Harvest Festivities

February–March  • event

Wherever you are during the wine harvest time, there must be a festival there!


December–February  • activity

With its corals, kelp beds, caves, seals and a plentitude of fish, diving in Cape Town will definitely leave the unforgettable impressions and memories

Beach Season

November–March  • activity

The dry season is generally regarded as the best season if you fancy a swim and a beach leisure



April 23–29, 2018 • event

Join the art community for an unforgettable annual meeting and be prepared to find the new worlds!

Kaapse Klopse

January 02 • event

The post-New Year celebration of the original value is a traditionally big event for Cape Town

Surfing the Big Wave

June–August  • activity

Cape Town – the greatest place for surfing all year round. However, if you are an experienced surfer winter might be your best choice

Land-Based Whale Watching

July–November  • nature

South Africa is one of the few places in the world where whales can be seen from the shore

Wild Flowers in Bloom

mid-August–late October • nature

The Cape Floral Kingdom might be the smallest in the world, but it is definitely the richest. Witness the magical spring blooming season yourself

The Bloom of Fynbos

September–early November • nature

One of the smallest floral kingdom and endemic species for South Africa's Western Cape province, fynbos, paints the world red in spring