Designed to accommodate both divers and non-divers, you can be assured of safety and a once in a lifetime experience. Generally it will be an early morning departure from your hotel to the seaside town of Gaansbaai (105 miles/ 170km) away. A later start is available on request. However, pick up times are only confirmed 24hrs prior as swells and general weather conditions are taken into account.Read more
The word, “peninsula” is derived from the Latin words, paene meaning “almost” and insula meaning” Island”. This scenic tour follows a coastal road flanked by a mountain range on the one side and the vast expanse of the Indian and Atlantic ocean on the other. It leaves visitors with a mesmerizing sense of being on an exquisite island surrounded by azure blue waters.Read more
There is nothing quite like a languid drive through the Cape Winelands, with its beautiful mountain ranges, endless vineyards and manicured Cape Dutch estates, to soothe the soul.Read more
On seeing Cape Town for the first time in 1580, the great explorer, Sir Francis Drake, wrote that, “this Cape is the most stately thing and the fairest cape we saw in the whole circumference of the Earth.” Hundreds of years later, the sites, sounds and tastes of Cape Town continue to mesmerize and enchant those fortunate enough to visit its shores.Read more
The historical area of Bo-Kaap, situated just above the City Centre, is an eclectic fusion of Malaysian, Indonesian, Indian and Dutch culture. Beyond the quaint colourful homes and cobbled streets, reside a community which is renowned for their hospitality and unique cooking style which draws on the rich history and diversity of the area.Read more
Escape to the Cape is committed to the promotion of balanced and sustainable tourism. The company makes sustainable environmental choices and supports local economies wherever possible.