Towns Near Cape Town
The Ultimate Guide To Exploring The Towns Within 120 Minutes Drive Of Cape Town
Cape Town, the "mother city", known for its scenic beauty, is a popular tourist destination. However, beyond the city lies a plethora of towns and villages that offer equally stunning scenery, accommodations, restaurants, and vineyards. These towns are all within a maximum of 120 minutes drive from Cape Town city centre and the Cape Peninsula, making them easily accessible to anyone with a vehicle.
The towns surrounding Cape Town cater to different tastes, expectations and interests of travellers.
For wine connoisseurs, there are three popular towns worth visiting – Franschhoek, Paarl, and Stellenbosch. Each surrounding town is famous for its wineries, vineyards, restaurants and accommodation where tourists can enjoy wine tasting, cellar tours, and pairing exquisite wines with delicious gourmet meals.
Apart from these popular wine towns, there are lesser-known destinations, for example, Tulbagh and Wellington. Yes, they are certainly not near as touristy as the others, but in our opinion, just as interesting, without the maddening crowds of tourists.
Over the next few months and years, the team at Uyaphi.com will add more content, including photo galleries, showcasing these towns as destinations and their surrounding activities, vineyards, and scenery. This content will provide tourists with a comprehensive guide and insight into each town, enabling them to choose from the available options. Whether it is an Atlantic Ocean fishing village on the West Coast, an Overberg village or Hermanus (and Walker Bay for some whale watching and shark cage diving), we will cover them all.
In conclusion, Cape Town's surrounding towns offer a variety of destinations for different kinds of tourists. They provide stunning scenery, accommodations, restaurants, vineyards, and adventure activities that make them must-visit places for travellers.
Exploring And Experience Cape Town And Her Surrounding Towns
The wine estates of the valley produce exceptional wines of all varieties, the accommodation establishments offer great value and as an added bonus, the town is flanked on three sides by high mountain peaks, offering visitors a unique and stunning destination like no other.
The small quaint rural town of Tulbagh lies around 90 minutes drive from Cape Town.