Is a trip to South Africa even complete without a stop at Cape Town? From stellar views to relaxing spas and eateries that offer some of the most finely crafted cuisine, Cape Town’s offerings will leave you completely spoilt for choice.
So, here’s our list of some of the most romantic things to do on your getaway to Cape Town to up romance and intimacy by a tenfold.
While Cape Town is filled with amazing landmarks, Cape Point is a spot which you have to visit or you will regret it forever.
Standing at the edge of Cape Peninsula is the natural reserve amid the Table Mountain National Park. Not only is this landmark a UNESCO World Heritage Site but it also consists of a wide variety of species of birds and flowers.
Standing at the edge of the Cape Point, overlooking the incredible coastline, this site will prove to be a great spot to propose or make some sort of a romantic gesture.
Delight in a scrumptious seafood spread at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
If your drug of choice is social media and you are looking to detox then Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens is the perfect spot to do that. In this serene and tranquil environment, you can get connected to nature and feel more grounded.
Everything is better with food, right? Bring your meal to this beautiful and soothing spot and turn your day trip into a picnic.
Ride cable car up the Table Mountain
An excursion to the Table Mountain is a must in South Africa and while you are at it, take a cable car to the top of the mountain. Soak in the 360 degrees view of Cape Town. Eat to your heart’s content at the top or shop till you drop at the local and cheap shops. Watch the sunset before you head back and be sure to take amazing photos to capture this beautiful moment.
Sunset cruise in Table Bay
Take a sunset cruise to Table Bay where you will be able to spot dolphins and have a delicious meal. Being on the shore and watching the sunset will make you want to sail off into the horizon.
Go hot air-ballooning in Cape Winelands
Drifting away on a hot air balloon in Cape Winelands is an experience of its own. The backdrop of stunning vineyards and the beautiful sunrise will take you right into the state of nirvana. Prepare to max out your memory card as this gorgeous view has served as the ultra-romantic backdrop of almost every honeymoon photograph taken in Cape Town.