The biggest dilemma you’ll have in South Africa‘s seaside city is which beach to pick: Camps Bay or Clifton? Bantry or Boulders? Luckily, we’ve drawn a line in the sand.
Few coastal cities rival Cape Town for scenic splendour – where cliffs converge most dramatically at the Twelve Apostles mountain range, overlooking Camps Bay. Sandy beaches are plentiful, with the four coves of Clifton calling Cape Town’s smart set and the sheltered shores of Boulders Beach home to an equally well-suited population of African penguins. Whichever you choose, spellbinding views abound. Here’s how to explore the shore of South Africa’s most cosmopolitan city.