41 Things To Do in V&A Waterfront

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Cape Town Central Scenic Flights

Helicopter Flights With Extreme Scene

Take a tour via Helicopter over Cape Town and the Peninsula. Get a birds eye view of the Cape on this fun and popular Helicopter Tour. Various trips with different routes are available so you can choose one that ... more

WHEN?
7 days a week, weather dependent

V&A Waterfront Farm Stalls & Markets

V&A Food Market

The V & A Waterfront remains one of Africa’s most exciting tourist attractions. Flanked by the iconic Table Mountain behind it and the chilled waters of the Atlantic Ocean in front of it, this massive mall and ... more

WHEN?
Winter (May to October):
Sunday to Thursday 10h00 to 19h00.
Friday and Saturday 10h00 to 20h00.
Summer (November to April):
Sunday to Thursday 10h00 to 20h00.
Friday and Saturday 10h00 to 21h00.

V&A Waterfront Extreme Sports / Water Sports

Diving at the Two Oceans Aquarium

When you dive at the Two Oceans Aquarium at Cape town's V&A waterfront, you will dive with ragged-tooth sharks (sand tigers), shoals of large predators, rays and a turtle in the I&J Predator Exhibit. Feed the ... more

WHEN?
By appointment only. Open Water One or Discover Scuba qualification required.

V&A Waterfront Family Entertainment

The Scratch Patch at The Waterfront

An inexpensive visit and popular with all ages! Experiencing the amazing beauty and variety of gemstones is a must for visitors to Cape Town. One of the most popular and convenient places to see and buy ... more

WHEN?
Open Daily from 09h00 to 17h30.

V&A Waterfront Sports & Leisure / Cruises

Claypigeon Shooting Cruise

Depart from Hout Bay Harbour for a scenic cruise on the Tigger 2 as we make our way to the usual location at the bottom of Chapman’s Peak. Once there, guests will be given the opportunity to try their hand at ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement only.

V&A Waterfront Cruises

Romantic Dinner Cruise for 2

This is a Private Charter for one couple only. Departing from the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, set off on a romantic sunset cruise and be served Bubbly and a Pate platter with dry snacks as the sun sets. This is ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement.

V&A Waterfront Cruises

Robben Island Cruise

Cruise to the coast of Robben Island where Mandela was imprisoned for most of 17 years. This trip offers breathtaking views of Robben Island and also Cape Town and Table Mountain from the sea. We normally ... more

WHEN?
Contact us for departure schedules.

V&A Waterfront Sight Seeing / Cruises / Wheelchair Friendly

Sunset Cruise from the V&A Waterfront

Cape Town has one of the best locations to see the Sunset from the Sea. Fabulous Table Mountain and city views while the sun dips into the sea at sunset. We serve a complimentary glass of sparkling wine. Join ... more

WHEN?
We normally schedule 3 to 4 cruises per day, please enquire about departure times for this cruise.

V&A Waterfront Monuments

Visit Nobel Square

Nobel Square honours South Africa's four Nobel Peace laureates: the late Chief Albert Luthuli, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and former presidents Nelson Mandela and FW de Klerk. The sculptures of the four Laureates ... more

WHEN?
Visit Nobel Square at any time.

V&A Waterfront Sports & Leisure

Watch the Dragon Boats

The Cape Town Dragon Boat Racing Club have their practice sessions from Mondays to Thursdays - if you are at the V&A Waterfront at this time, head to the slipway at the east end of the Cape Grace and see them take ... more

WHEN?
In season from Monday to Thursdays at 17h30.

V&A Waterfront Scenic Flights

Helicopter Flip over Cape Town

Explore the breathtaking wonders of the Cape Peninsula with NAC Helicopters. NAC Helicopters offer exhilarating helicopter flights in and around Cape Town so spoil yourself and discover the Magic of the beautiful ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement, booking essential.

V&A Waterfront Animal Sanctuaries / Wheelchair Friendly

Visit the Two Oceans Aquarium

The Two Oceans Aquarium on the V&A Waterfront is one of the top tourist attractions in Cape Town and over 3000 living sea animals, including sharks, fishes, turtles and penguins can be seen in this spectacular ... more

WHEN?
Open every day of the year from 09h30 until 18h00.

V&A Waterfront Sight Seeing / Museums / Cultural Sites

Tour of Robben Island

Declared a World Heritage Site a tour of Robben Island takes 3 and a half hours and lasts a lifetime in your mind. The ferry ride approaching Robben Island and returning to V&A Waterfront across Table Bay displays ... more

WHEN?
Opening hours: Mon-Sun by booking (weather dependent).
Guidelines, confirmed by booking:

09h00 return 12h30

11h00 return 14h30

13h00 return 16h30

14h00 return 17h30

15h00 return 18h30

V&A Waterfront Extreme Sports / Scenic Flights / Sight Seeing

Huey Helicopter Flight

This transmission is for adrenalin junkies and warfare warriors. Your mission is to take to the Cape skies Vietnam style. Adventure brief, extreme flying. Your troops will depart in the restored 1963 military bird, ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement only.

V&A Waterfront Cruises

Harbour Seal Cruise

Look out for Alfie the Seal! This is a scenic guided Harbour cruise through the working Harbour of Cape Town, seals, ships and much much more. Ideal for School Groups or visitors who would like a quick ... more

WHEN?
Regular departures, please enquire.

V&A Waterfront as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

Bakoven, Bantry Bay, Camps Bay, Cape Point, Clifton, Fresnaye, Granger Bay, Green Point, Hout Bay, Kommetjie, Llandudno, Misty Cliffs, Mouille Point, Noordhoek, Oudekraal, Scarborough, Sea Point, Three Anchor Bay

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