There is plenty to experience in the wider Cape pensinsula area. All of the recommendations in this section lie less than an hour away by car.
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Some of the world's most spectacular drives lie right on our doorstep, so don't forget to take your camera with you.
Table mountain and the cape peninsula are home to many great hiking trails, suitable for all levels of fitness.
Several world-renowned surf spots are nearby, so we can get you onto a wave no matter what the wind direction.
Gallop over miles of wide white sand, or let your horse pick her way along a shady mountain trail while you admire the views.
The Cape region produces world class wines, and several famous vinyards are just a few minutes' drive from Simon's Town.
Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden is world renowned for its Cape flora collection and for the beauty of its mountain setting.
Simon's Town has a number of excellent restaurants, and there are many more great places to eat in surrounding areas.
If your legs aren't quite up to the task, you can always visit this world-famous landmark by cable car.