Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town

4.5
#2 of 4,659 in Things to do in South Africa
Must see · Marina · Pier / Boardwalk
Take a relaxing walk along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, a scenic harbor promenade designed in a Victorian style and featuring a variety of shops and restaurants. Named after Queen Victoria and her son, Prince Alfred, the waterfront, originally developed in the 1860s, offers postcard-like views of Table Mountain and the ocean. You can take a ride on the Ferris wheel, or just enjoy a reinvigorating walk or jog along the ocean. Boasting more than 400 stores and hailed for its exquisite dining scene, the waterfront offers visitors plenty of distractions. Using our international travel planner, Cape Town attractions like Victoria & Alfred Waterfront can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Due to a shut down for Covid, we weren't able to dine in, but all of the restaurants were happy to let us take it to go and dine outside. Great time for a leisure afternoon.  more »
  • We enjoyed the local food mart (Vand A Food) and had a great time with the shops. Easy to walk around and enjoy on a nice day.  more »

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