Half Day Trip to Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

Half Day Trip to Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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From $65.87 $59.28 per person

Discover the wonders outside of Cape Town on this half-day tour. Pass through charming rural villages, learn about the local way of life, and visit the iconic Boulder’s Beach where you can admire playful penguins in their natural habitat.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 5 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup from your accommodation in Cape Town. Your exact pickup time will be communicated to you the day before the tour.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the historical and brightly colored houses in the Bo-Kaap district
  • Pass through some of Africa's richest suburbs including Bantry Bay and Camps Bay
  • Explore the rural village of Nordhoek and learn about local life
  • Drive along the breathtaking Chapman's Peak and soak up panoramic views
  • See playful penguins in their natural habitat at Boulder's Beach
Full description
The adventure begins with pickup from your hotel in Cape Town and heads to the brightly colored Bo-Kaap district. After a stop for photos, continue on towards the Atlantic Sea passing by some of Africa’s richest suburbs including Bantry Bay, Clifton, and Camps Bay. Later, enjoy a 20 minute stopover at the scenic Hout Bay, a charming town surrounded by mountains and the ocean. Continue the tour south via the majestic Chapman’s Peak Drive, locally known as Chapies. Afterwards, explore the farm village of Noordhoek, boasting a selection of bakeries, cafés, juicers and more. Mingle with the locals and shop for souvenirs before heading back on the road to Simon’s Town, home to Boulder’s Beach. At the beach, walk along the boardwalk and marvel at the penguins in their natural habitat. Spend some time taking photos and learn about these fascinating creatures. From here, drive along the eastern side of the peninsula, passing the quaint towns of Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay, and Muizenberg. The final stop of the tour is Muizenberg Beach where you can take photos of the colorful huts that line the shore. The day ends with drop-off back to your accommodation.
Includes
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Boulder's Beach entry fee
  • Bottled water
  • Food and drink (other than water)
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Touching animals
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Selfie sticks

Know before you go

  • This tour takes place rain or shine
  • This is a half-day tour that ends around 1:00 PM
  • Please note, you are not permitted to feed or touch the penguins
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Product ID: 383136