Best short walks and hikes around Cape Point

Cape Point is a hiker’s paradise, and there are a number of beautiful and manageable short walks throughout the reserve.

Cape Point’s shipwreck trails

Cape Point has an intriguing, albeit somewhat sombre, maritime history, and the shipwreck trails at Cape Point take you to the heart of the action.

15 Amazing Photos from the Cape Point Instameet

Last month we hosted a team of the country’s most talented Instagrammers at Cape Point, and we were blown away by the results. Here’s a small selection of our favourite photos posted; for the rest, check the #capepointinstameet hashtag on Instagram.

Prescribed burns at Cape Point – Where, When and Why

Wild fires in the Western Cape are a very real issue, particularly during warmer and windier summer months. Throughout cooler autumn months, however, the experienced team from South African National Parks will be undertaking prescribed burns across the greater Table Mountain National park region, including the Cape of Good Hope section.

We Love Cape Town (And you should too!)

It’s not hard to fall in love with Cape Town – just ask readers of the New York Times, TripAdvisor and the Telegraph, who’ve consistently rated it as one of the best holiday destinations in the world. And now we’re gunning for a new accolade that will position the city as both loveable and sustainable.

Exploring Cape Point with the whole family

It’s safe to say that at Cape Point, we love kids as much as they love us. And it’s hardly surprising – there’s a mythical charm that enshrouds Cape Point, which makes it a fascinating place to explore, and a happy hunting ground for youngsters and the young at heart.