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

Cape Town's scenery

top of Table Mountain

hike up or catch the cable-car (021-424-8181)

Signal Hill

can drive up

Lion's head

hike up the chain ladders (by full moon if you're adventurous)

Chapmans Peak Drive

Scenic drive with the Atlantic on the one side and the Twelve Apostles on the other.

Cape Point


Gordon's Bay to Rooi Els

Scenic drive with False Bay on the one side and the mountains on the other.

Muizenberg to Simonstown

Drive or train

Rhodes memorial

above the University of Cape Town, a beautiful view over the Cape Flats.