Family Escape to the Cape…

Family Escape to the Cape…

Visiting Cape Town with the young ones? Here are some exciting family-friendly activity options in and around the city…

Two Oceans Aquarium

Experience the underwater world at the V&A Waterfront where young and old will be mesmerized by ocean creatures such as ragged-tooth sharks, African penguins and the charming little Nemo, to name but a few.

Fairview Wine & Cheese
Fairview in Paarl, a mere hour’s drive from the city, is renowned for their cow and goat’s cheese and offers a fantastic cheese and wine tasting for adults with juice for the little ones. The goats and their fairytale-like tower will also keep the little ones entertained.

Elgin Zipline
Glide through mountainous valleys along steel cables from platform to platform on this exciting zipline activity in the scenic Elgin Valley about 1.5 hour’s drive from Cape Town. Children 5 years and older, if they can fit safely into the harness, are welcome while the smaller/younger children are taken tandem with a guide.