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Paradise for Nature Lovers: Most Magnificent and Amazing Garden Route South Africa

The Garden Route is situated about 280km from Cape Town and is one of South Africa’s richest botanical treasures. It is one of the most magnificent, awe-inspiring stretches of land in South Africa.

South African Heritage Focal Point: Robben Island

Since 1997 Robben Island has been a museum acting as a focal point of South African heritage. Daily tours of about 4 hours long, including the two half-hour ferry rides are offered (weather permitting) from the V & A Waterfront in Cape Town. In 1999 the island was declared a World Heritage Site.

South Africa Cape Town Attractions: Most Popular Cape Town Table Mountain

The Table Mountain cableway has since become something of a landmark in Cape Town, and has carried some of Cape Town’s most illustrious visitors. Since the first person laid eyes on Table Mountain, it has exerted its powerful and charismatic pull, enchanting and drawing any and all who fall under its spell.