Highlights of the Western Cape

Cape Town & Cederberg Mountains

From $2300 per person in low season
From $3700 per person in high season

based on 10 nights

per person based on 2 people sharing, including domestic flights, accommodation and private transfers.

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  • Try out one of the many excellent restaurants, only a short walk from Four Rosmead

  • Explore the ancient Bushman cave paintings

  • The drive to Bushmans Kloof is one of the most scenic in South Africa

  • Four Rosmead sits at the base of Table Mountain, an excellent location in this fantastic city

  • Take a picnic up into the Cederberg Mountains surrounding Bushmans Kloof

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South Africa is a year-round destination with Cape Town at its best from September to April. The summers are generally warm and dry, while winters tend to be wet and cool, the rains brought on by fierce north westerly gales. Neither season experiences extremes of temperature, thanks to prevailing winds. Summer (Nov-Mar) is the hottest with temperatures 20-40°C. Mid season (Apr, May, Sep, Oct) temps between 10-30°C. Winter (from June- Aug) is the low season with temps 0-25°C. The whale migration takes place between late July and early November.

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Insider's View

Sport the rare Cape Mountain Zebra in the Cederberg Mountains.

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Itinerary

Journey through The Western Cape and explore a region rich in culture. Explore Cape Town and the Cederberg Mountains before completing your Western Cape discovery on a spectacular wine estate.

  1. Fly to Cape Town

  2. Days 1-3: Oranjezicht, Cape Town, South Africa

    Cape Town is a truly exciting and cosmopolitan city. From streets lined with restaurants and bars to stunning bays overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, there is always something interesting to do. Enjoys the views from atop Table Mountain and visit Robben Island or the penguin colonies of Boulders Beach.

    Accommodation: Four Rosmead (3 nights)

  3. Days 4-8: Cederberg Mountains, Western Cape, South Africa

    Next, self-drive north through the stunning, undiscovered scenic areas of the Western Cape and the Cederberg Mountains before arriving at Bushmans Kloof. At Bushmans you can be as active or as relaxed as you like; explore the area by foot, bike or canoe, head out on game drives, visit the fascinating rock art or even try your hand at fly-fishing. If that sounds far too busy, then simply indulge in a massage at the spa or relax by the infinity pool. The rooms are spacious and beautifully furnished with magnificent views of the mountains and wilderness beyond and the cuisine is world-class.

    Accommodation: Bushmans Kloof (4 nights)

  4. Days 8-11: The Winelands, South Africa

    Continue your self-drive discovery into the winelands, on towards Wellington and through the Doolhof Valley. Spend the next few days relaxing, discover regional vintages and the wine making process behind individual blends.

    Your wine estate is located close to five scenic mountain passes which connect the Cape’s wine, brandy and fruit routes along with the historical towns of Tulbagh, Wellington and Robertson.

    Accommodation: Grand Dédale (3 nights)

  5. Fly home from Cape Town

Experiences

  • Cable car trip to the peak of Table Mountain

    Table Mountain, at 1086 meters above sea level, forms the impressive backdrop to Cape Town. An impressive natural landmark with a 3km flat plateau at the summit, a cable car trip to the top is the best way to experience its breathtaking views.

  • Robben Island Trip

    A short ferry ride from the V and A Waterfront in Cape Town is the famous Robben Island, a cultural must-do when staying in Cape Town, this trip gives an insight into South Africa's difficult history, as well as brilliant views across Cape Towns harbor.

  • Shopping on the V&A Waterfront

    The V&A waterfront in Cape Town houses over 226 shops and is an excellent place to visit for evening entertainment, shopping, cafés, and al-fresco dining.

  • Visit the dramatic Capes

    The stunning cliff scenery surrounding Cape Town is part of the dramatic South African coastline. Visit the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Agulhas for the beautiful views across the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, that meet at the most southern tip of Africa.

  • Wine Tasting along the Constantia Wine Route

    South Africa is well known for its exquisite Winelands and Constantia was one of the first wine-producing areas in the western cape, dating back to the 1600s, spend a day visiting the areas famous vineyards as you take in the beautiful scenery.

Location

Cape Town & Cederberg Mountains

Situated on the slopes of Table Mountain in the select residential suburb of Oranjezicht. Four Rosmead is within walking distance of Green Market Square and is 5-minutes by car from the V&A Waterfront, Kirstenbosch Gardens and Clifton and Camps Bay beaches. From there on to Bushmans Kloof, nestled at the foothills of the Cederberg mountains, just 270km from Cape Town. The road to Bushmans Kloof passes through some of South Africa's most beautiful, yet least explored countryside. Rolling wheatfields and wide vistas sweep over the rich, black soil of the Swartland.

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