Chapman's Peak Drive, Cape Town

#2 of 16 in Scenic Drive in Western Cape
Scenic Drive · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Explore the natural scenery between two oceans by navigating Chapman's Peak Drive. Connecting Hout Bay to Noordhoek, the 9 km (5.6 mi) winding route offers many remarkable vantage points from which you can see dolphins and whales in the sea below. Regarded as an engineering marvel, the route often hosts mass-participation races and marathons. Besides exploring the surrounding natural landmarks via vehicle, you can also go on a hike to uncover vistas rarely seen from behind the steering wheel. Using our international travel planner, Cape Town attractions like Chapman's Peak Drive can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • So thankful for all the viewpoints on route. We had to stop several times to appreciate the scenery. Next time.e we will pack a picnic as there are several spots with tables & chairs. The sea and...  more »
  • A treat from start to finish. This drive is approximately 7-8km and has plenty of stops along it's route for site seeing, picnicking and picture taking. Go slow and enjoy the experience!  more »
  • Beautiful scenery, a Capetown trip has to include a visit here
  • Wow,something out of this world,amazing 👏

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