Map of Marina da Gama, Western Cape
Marina Da Gama Map - Detail and street level map showing Marina Da Gama on the False Bay Coast of Cape Town. Marina Da Gama lies in the suburb of greater Muizenberg, in the shadow of the Muizenburg Mountain. There are shopping centres just across the road from the development and the beaches of Muizenberg are within walking distance. To find out more about Marina Da Gama please visit Marina Da Gama Information.
If you are interested in overnighting in the area, we can recommend some great hotels, guest houses and self catering establishments. Find them at Marina da Gama Accommodation. If you're only planning on driving through Marina da Gama, en-route to another destination, you may want to peruse our Marina da Gama Restaurants before you leave to see if you should plan a stop here for lunch or maybe just a coffee. Also check out Marina da Gama Things To Do to see if there are any activities for which you would consider stopping.
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Part of the Table Mountain National Park that extends from Signal Hill in the north all the way to Cape Point in the south, the Cape of Good Hope is not the southern tip of Africa, despite lying at the south-west corner of the Cape Peninsula, just a little south of Cape Point on the south-east corner ... more information
Bartholomeu Dias, the Portuguese seafarer, was the first to sail around the Cape. This was in 1488. On his return voyage, which must have been particularly stormy, Dias stopped at the south-western tip of Africa, and named it Cabo Tormentoso, or Cape of Storms. King John of Portugal later gave it the name ... more information
The east side of the peninsula - the False Bay coastline - is generally more laid back and not as frenetic as the Atlantic coastline, although in peak season these family oriented beaches can still become pretty busy. These beaches are favoured by locals who live in the southern suburbs of Cape Town who don’t ... more information
False Bay Ecology Park, FBEP for short, lies in Cape Town and is 1200 hectares that includes Rondevlei Nature Reserve and Zeekoevlei Nature Reserves, a strip of the coast, the Cape Flats Waste Water Treatment Works, and the Coast Park landfill site. Aside from being a major green lung within the city, and ... more information
Humpback and Byde's whales are commonly spotted away from the shore. You are more likely to see them out on one of the boat-based whale watching expeditions. But expert whale watchers say to look out for the three distinct notches on the dorsal fin that distinguishes the Bryde's whale ... more information
It is not often that such a large nature reserve occurs amidst an area dense in residential suburbs. Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve, which borders Lakeside, Marina da Gama, Muizenberg and Steenberg is very much under threat from pollution, encroaching urbanisation and poaching ... more information
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See Things To Do in Marina da Gama or check out Things To Do in False Bay for things to do in neighbouring towns. If you are looking for a specific type of thing to do, search Things To Do in Cape Town and Western Cape by category (includes museums, watersports, wine-tastings, etc).