Cape Town Short Break

7 days
FROM £ 730

Cape Town Short Break

This holiday gives you a week in a choice of different hotels in central Cape Town and includes airport transfers and car hire. You can explore the city and also the world famous Cape Winelands at your leisure. There are beaches, shops, restaurants, galleries, museums and much more on offer as well as the more famous sights such as Table Mountain, Robben Island and the penguins of Boulder Bay. You can also explore the Cape of Good Hope and more of the stunning coastline or just relax soaking up the sunshine. The choice is huge and all yours!

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Safari Itinerary

DAY 1 - 6

Cape Town
On your arrival at Cape Town International Airport our representative will meet you ‘Airside’, and will assist you will passport control, luggage collection and customs clearance. You will then be escorted to the Car Hire desk to complete formalities and collect your Group C hire car. Self-drive approximately 30 – 45 minutes (subject to local driving conditions) to your hotel. Check-in on arrival and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Things to see and do in Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula: The Castle of Good Hope – the oldest building in South Africa. Whale watching – Boat based Whale Watching trip (self-drive to departure point approx. 1-2 hour car drive from Cape Town. This trip is dependant on weather conditions). Table Mountain Cableway – Operates daily from 08h00 to 22h00, strictly weather permitting. Lions Head and Signal Hill – off Kloof Nek Road. Signal Hill is an excellent vantage point for views of the city. Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Boulders Beach and Simonstown – Visit the African Penguin colony at Boulders Beach and the historic naval town of Simonstown. Victoria & Alfred Waterfront – one of Cape Town’s biggest tourist attractions with it’s abundance of restaurants, bars and shops. Robben Island. City sightseeing Cape Town – this is a day without driving anywhere let yourself enjoy a guided Hop-On, Hop-Off tours in and around Cape Town on their distinct red open-top double-decker buses – the pass is included in your holiday price. Two Oceans Aquarium - the Two Oceans Aquarium on the V&A Waterfront is ideally positioned to showcase the incredible diversity of marine life found in these two oceans. Visit the vineyards and restaurants of the world famous and very scenic Cape Winelands


After breakfast, check out. Enjoy the morning at leisure. Self-drive to Cape Town International Airport and return the car to the car rental depot, then check-in for your onward flight home.
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  • All accommodation on bed and breakfast basis
  • Car hire with inclusions/exclusions (Group C hire car -Toyota Corolla Quest or similar. Manual, Air-Conditioned etc)
  • 1-day hop-on/hop-off City Sightseeing Pass in Cape Town
  • Financial protection
  • The services of our offices in the U.K & South Africa with 24/7 contact details
Not Included: Flights, tips, gratuities and/or porterage, travel insurance, all sightseeing activities, entrance fees, and all items of a personal nature ie. laundry, spa treatments, etc.

Price Guide

  • Per person sharing: from £730 (low season); from £780 (high season)
  • This trip is available all year round
  • The price guide is based on the accommodation and transfers as listed above and is subject to availability at the time of booking.
  • For an exact quotation and itinerary based on your requirements please do get in touch.

International Flights   We are ATOL bonded and can easily arrange international flights for you as required. Please contact us so we can provide an accurate tailor-made costing based on your travel dates, availability, cabin/route/airline preferences and special offers.

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Price Guide for staying at the Victoria & Alfred Hotel

  • Per person sharing: from £1,055 (low season); from £1,575 (high season)

Price Guide for staying at the Belmond Mount Nelson

  • Per person sharing: from £1,470 (low season); from £2,255 (high season)



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