Spring is finally knocking on our doors and if you’re looking for fun spring-time activities in Cape Town, here are a few to check out…
Experience Cape Town’s outdoor markets and festivals
Cape Town comes alive in spring with a number of outdoor markets, festivals and events. Check out local food markets like the Neighbourgoods Market in Woodstock or the Oranjezicht City Farm Market for fresh produce, artisanal goods and incredible cuisine. You can also catch various cultural festivals and events happening throughout the city during the spring-time.
Visit the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Spring is the most perfect time to explore the vibrant colours and blooming flowers at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden. You can take leisurely walks, have a picnic or attend one of the many events and concerts held in this stunning garden.
Hike Table Mountain
Spring in the Mother City offers ideal hiking conditions with mild temperatures and lush vegetation, so a hike up Table Mountain for breathtaking panoramic views of the city and the surrounding coastline should definitely be on your list. There are also various routes to choose from, catering to different skill levels.
Explore the Cape Winelands
Spring is the beginning of the grape harvest season, making it a fantastic time to explore the Cape Winelands, a short drive from the city. Take a wine tour and sample some of South Africa’s finest wines in picturesque vineyards like Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl.
Enjoy some spring outdoor dining
Cape Town offers a vibrant culinary scene, and spring is a great time to dine al fresco at some of the city’s many restaurants and cafes. Head to the V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay or one of the city’s trendy neighborhoods for delicious food with beautiful views.