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Cape Town Tour Ideas

Cape Town Bike Tour and Beer Tasting

Cape Town Bike Tour and Beer Tasting
Duration:
4 hours
From:
USD 53.65
This tour is especially designed for the beer lovers. Cycle along Cape Town, exploring the great beer culture of the city, tasting international and local craft beers along the way. Visit a lively pub, a traditional brewery and beer garden along the way.

3-Day Western Cape Splendor including Cape Point, Cape Winelands and Cape Agulhas Guided Tour from Cape Town

3-Day Western Cape Splendor including Cape Point, Cape Winelands and Cape Agulhas Guided Tour from Cape Town
Duration:
3 days
From:
USD 436.87
Prepare to be wowed by the Western Cape! See the best spots from Cape Point to the most Southern Tip of Africa at Cape Agulhas on this action-packed 3-day trip from Cape Town. A journey of discovery awaits you along the rugged coastline of the Overberg, filled with mystery and awe-inspiring beauty to the grandeur of the renowned Cape Winelands. After visiting Hout Bay and enjoying the dramatic coastal scenery along the Cape Peninsula, sample esteemed South African wines at estates near Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, then meet a local leader on a guided walk through the Kayamandi Township for a sensitive insider view at post-Apartheid life. Spend your final day relaxing in Hermanus, whale watching, visiting an African penguin colony at Betty's Bay and the adventurous can even go shark cage diving in Gansbaai!<br /><br />This small group tour is led by a local tour guide and ideal for couples, families or solo travellers to join.

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Cape Town Airport (CPT) Information


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 CPT Cape Town Airport Info & Guide


Cape Town International Airport

Where is Cape Town Airport?  


The city of Cape Town is the seat of South Africa's National Parliament. The coastal city is famous for its harbour and well-known landmarks, such as Table Mountain and Cape Point.


Historically, Cape Town was first developed by the Dutch East India Company as a supply stop for Dutch ships bound for East Africa, India and the Far East.


Cape Town International Airport (IATA: CPT, ICAO: FACT), or simply Cape Town Airport, is the located in Matroosfontein, about 20 kilometres (12 miles) from Cape Town city centre, Western Cape, South Africa.


In 2015, Cape Town Airport served 9,700,000 passengers, making it the 2nd busiest airport in South Africa, after Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport (JNB). Along with Durban King Shaka International Airport (DUR), the three airports form what is referred to as the "Golden Triangle".


Cape Town Airport is a hub for Mango and South African Express. Other airlines that fly to Cape Town Airport include Air Botswana, Air France, Airlink, Air Namibia, British Airways, Condor, Edelweiss, Emirates, Ethiopian, Fly Blue Crane, FlySafair, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, TAAG Angola Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines and Turkish Airlines.


Cities with flights to Cape Town Airport include Amsterdam, Bloemfontein, Doha, Dubai, Durban, East London, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Livingstone, London, Mauritius, Munich, Nairobi, Paris, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria, Singapore, Sun City and Zurich.


Your best bet for a Cape Town Airport transfer is the bus. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private Cape Town Airport transfer from IHateTaxis.


 

 Other Items of Interest at Cape Town Airport


Services at Cape Town Airport include:


  • Duty free
  • Business lounge
  • African souvenirs
  • Woolworths food store
  • Electronics store
  • Tourist information desk




Additional Cape Town Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 17 Dec 2016