A view of Table Mountain from the deck of the MSC Opera

Bird watching venues : Cape Town

Boulders Beach

Simonstown, a breeding spot for the African Penguin.

Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve

The southern end of the Peninsula.

Company's Gardens

City Centre

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens


Rietvlei Conservation Area

Home to the Arctic tern, Caspian tern, fish eagle and flamingo.

Rondevlei Nature Reserve

Five hides & 2 lookout towers with telescopes.


A sanctuary for oil contaminated and injured birds.

World of Birds

Hout Bay.

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