Cape Town Time:

Play in our Mountains and Oceans

An adventure seeker’s paradise

Cape Town is a haven for thrill-seekers. You could stay for weeks and still not tick off all the adventure activities on offer. From paragliding to kayaking, kitesurfing and sand boarding, Cape town offers all the high speed thrills.

Here are some of the most popular adrenaline-fuelled outdoor activities on offer in Cape Town:

cape town cynthia jonas

Cape Town has a bit of something for everyone

Want local African music or jazz? Tick.
Want beach cocktails? Tick.
Want world-class food? Tick.
Comedy scene? Tick.
Craft beer, craft gin and world-class wine? Tick.

Going out in Cape town is never boring, the amount of choice is unrivaled in South Africa and there’s a little something tucked around every corner for every kind of person.

Coffee Shops in Cape Town

Coffee lovers unite

For the caffeine-lovers Cape town is also the “Coffee Capital” of South Africa with quirky coffee shops on nearly every single corner. From flat whites to skinny lattes, your caffeine addiction will not be let down in our glorious city. We are even home to the strongest coffee in the world for anyone brave enough.

A place for sports fanatics

Thousands of people every year visit Cape town, not for its scenery, or great wine, but rather for sporting events. Cape Town lays claim to one of the most beautiful cricket grounds in the world, Newlands. This magnificent cricket stadium lives in the shadows of Table mountain and has been the cultural home of South African cricket for years. For the 2010 soccer World cup, a magnificent stadium was also erected in Cape Town that is home to the World 7’s rugby event every December. World-class sporting infrastructure has propelled Cape Town to the forefront of sports hosting.

Hosting an Event in Cape Town?

Cape Town’s beauty and infrastructure make the city an ideal place to host business, cultural, sporting and recreational events alike. Applications for hosting an event in Cape Town of more than 50 people are required to ensure these events are safely run and comply with local laws and regulations. The City of Cape Town has set up a one-stop shop to assist event organisers in navigating this process as seamless as possible.

Overview

Visit Cape Town

Living in Cape Town

Working in Cape Town

Study in Cape Town

Play in our Mountains and Oceans

Investing in Cape Town