Nature lovers will be awed by the Helderberg Mountain range and the many hiking and walking trails, and the exciting bird life on offer.

Join our active bird-watching club on a walk or pick a spot to lounge away the day with a picnic or braai (barbecue). Beach activities range from land-based fishing to cool surfing spots and sunset boat cruises. If you are feeling less active you can always enjoy a day at the beach soaking up the sun and playing in the waves.

You can also just relax and unwind at a choice of upmarket health spas that offer luxurious treatments, wonderful surroundings and fabulous views.

Adrenaline junkies can go quad biking in the winelands, horseback riding through pristine fynbos (Cape Flora), shark cage diving, deep-sea fishing, strolling along the long stretches of beach, diving and driving along the beautiful Clarence Drive to spot the southern right whales. Parachuting, hot-air ballooning and microlighting trips provide magnificent views and thrills. Go on a township tour and experience true African hospitality. Dine with a difference and experience our Malaysian heritage or meet a truly Afrikaans family. Our history is rich and diverse and the stories are waiting to be told to you. Meet our artists, find out what inspires us and be inspired yourself.

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