Window to Cape Town Tour

Window to Cape Town Tour from Cape Town Sea More-Express Tours & Guest House

By: Cape Town Sea More-Express Tours & Guest House  06-12-2010
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Window to Cape Town

In this beautiful city even passing visitors can't help but wonder at the various cultures presented in architectural, historical, artistic grandeur and interactive cultural locals. The deep spiritual experience for any tourist and eco-tourist of its striking Table Mountain backdrop, its glorious beaches and enchanting vineyards, its rugged landscapes, its strange and wonderful plants.

Scenic views from Signal Hill
Signal Hill is a landmark flat-topped hill located in Cape Town, next to Lion's Head and Table Mountain. It is well worth visiting, providing you with a bird's eye view of Cape Town and its people. "The twelve noon gun" is fired every day at 12pm and you can hear it for miles around. This naval base is a must to see.

The Bo-Kaap and the Malay Quarters
The "Bo Kaap" or "Cape Malay Quarter" belongs to the culturally and historically most interesting parts of Cape Town. See the colourful houses and residents of this unique Cape Malay Quarter. Smell the aroma of spice vendors and take a little Cape Malay home with you! Or experience the various dishes available that will tantalise your taste buds. Listen to daily prayers of the Mosque's in the area. Meet the residents and gain new perspective from this colourful culture.

Tour of the Company Gardens and surrounding historical buildings
Whilst in the Company's Garden, you can explore the South African Museum with Planetarium, the National Gallery, the Jewish Museum and the Parliament, where South Africa's politicians meet. At the bottom end of the park stands the Anglican St. Georges Cathedral and next to it, the South African Library. In the Company Gardens enjoy a meal or cup of tea at the tea room. Visit the aviary and other remarkable sights: the AIDS remembrance garden, the many walkways that take you in different directions to explore this great garden and its wonders – a true sight to behold. As you wander down Government Lane, the centre walkway of the Company Gardens, experience history unfold in front of you from the early 1600's until modern times, as you walk into the past and then into the present.

Visit St Georges Cathedral
This Cathedral has played host to past and post Apartheid history. Bishop Desmond Tutu Nobel Laureate served here as bishop for many years. As you walk through, history becomes alive and a deep spiritual awe surrounds you as the saints look down at you from the stained glass windows as the sun's rays shine through each one of them. Here, you will find peace and serenity. Many interfaith meetings have taken place here in the name of peace.

Panoramic Atlantic Seaboard
The Atlantic coast of the Cape Peninsula has some of the most spectacular coastal scenery in the world. Breathe in the pure sea air, feel the early morning sea breeze and smell the sweet smell of the sea. Watch sunset or sunrise at the very tip of Southern Africa with a glass of our finest wine – a treasure and experience for all eternity.

Camps Bay, Hout Bay, Constantia Valley
Camps Bay presents you with an array of excellent culinary choices of restaurants that will satisfy any palate. Not to mention the colourful evening neon lights that light up the main road in Camps Bay!

Wine tasting at Groot Constantia
Groot Constantia Estate is where the roots of the South African wine industry lie, it is the oldest wine producing farm in South Africa. It was developed by Simon van der Stel in 1685. The best way to experience the various accolade and prize-winning wines of South Africa is by joining the wine tasting tours on offer. You will not only experience a huge variety of wines but be able to take them home with you. You will be educated in the art of wine tasting offered on each tour and you will enjoy the many wines we have.

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