75 Things To Do in Cape Helderberg

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Somerset West Farm Stalls & Markets

Country Craft Market

During the balmy summer months of the Western Cape in South Africa, there are few better ways to spend a Saturday than in the gorgeous outdoors. The Country Craft Market is an outdoor market in Somerset West that ... more

WHEN?
The market is held mostly twice a month, always on the last Saturday of the month and one other. Please check website for details.

Gordons Bay Birding / Cruises / Fishing / Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

Serendipity Sport Fishing Charter

Tuna fishing, like other game fishing, combines the adrenalin of reeling in a massive catch with the breath-taking beauty of the open ocean and the clear blue skies. This is an adventure of a different kind, ... more

WHEN?
Booking is required.

Somerset West Health & Beauty

Ginkgo Spa at The Erinvale Hotel

The Erinvale Estate Spa, situated on the property, is operated by the Ginkgo Spa and Wellness Group. The Ginkgo Spa and Wellness Group take an uncompromising approach to health, wellbeing and beauty. All ... more

WHEN?
By appointment only.

Somerset West Animal Sanctuaries

Cheetah Outreach

Visit the Cheetah Outreach facility and experience the excitement of a personal encounter with hand raised ambassador cheetahs. (Don't forget to bring your camera!). Heartland's Paardevlei property has made ... more

WHEN?
Open daily from 10h00 to 17h00 (extended to 18h00 on weekends during high season).

Somerset West Wine Tours & Tasting

Vergelegen Wine Estate

The name Vergelegen translates to 'lying far away' and the wine farm justly captures the fairytale qualities it's 'once upon a time ' title suggests. Modern day travel has brought a land once far far away, closer ... more

WHEN?
Estate open daily 09h30 - 16h00. Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and Workers Day. Restaurant, picnic and wine tasting booking essential.

Somerset West Family Entertainment / Malls & Shopping

Build A Bear

'Bear builders' assist in building a beary cute friend starting from the wide selection of a basic bear character; to the choosing and insertion of its signature sing / giggle / growl / personal message sound-chip; ... more

WHEN?
Open daily, please enquire about times.

Gordons Bay Beaches & Pools / Family Entertainment

Steenbras Gorge

The Steenbras Gorge is a quick 45 minute drive from Cape Town and makes for a perfect day away. You will need to walk the Steenbras River Trail, which is a 90 minute meander up the gorge through fynbos ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Gordons Bay Beaches & Pools / Family Entertainment

Bikini Beach

It is no mean feat to be awarded the status of a Blue Flag beach. This means that the beach is superior in its cleanliness, safety, facilities, ecology, and educational value. And, along the False Bay coastline, ... more

WHEN?
Daily - Best in Spring and Summer.

Strand Beaches & Pools / Family Entertainment

Strand Waterworld

There are few combinations that equal more fun than kids and water. Throw in some Western Cape hospitality and a balmy South African summer, and you have the winning formula. Waterworld Strand is all about sunny ... more

WHEN?
Open 7 days a week: Week school days from 12h00 to 18h00; Weekends school days (September to October) from 10h00 to 18h00; Weekends school days (November to April) from 09h00 to 18h00; School holidays and Public holidays (September to October) from 10h00 to 18h00; School holidays and Public holidays (November to April) from 09:00 to 18:00.

Somerset West Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining / Fine Dining

Capelands Restaurant Mangiare

At Restaurant Mangiare & Dormire our emphasis is on freshness. We select only the best products on the market, and our herbs and vegetables are organically grown and freshly picked from our own garden. Our ... more

WHEN?
Lunch: 7 Days per Week from 12h00 to 14h30
Dinner: 7 Days per Week from 19h00 to 21h30
Closed on 24 December and 1 January.

Lwandle Museums

Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum

The Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum is 40 kilometres (30 miles) outside Cape Town. It is a memorial to the system of migrant labour, single sex hostels and the control of black workers through the identity document ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Lwandle Museums / Township Tours

Lwandle Township Walking Tour

Join our township walk. Starting from the Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum, the guided walk includes meeting the residents, visiting the Hector Peterson Library, Hostel 33, the Betheli Creche, the Town Square, the ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement, please contact us.

Somerset West Animal Sanctuaries / Family Entertainment

Monkey Town

Lying just 3 kilometres outside of Somerset West on the N2 en route to the Garden Route, Monkey Town is literally that, a space in which over 230 primates roam freely. Visitors get a first-hand view of the monkeys ... more

WHEN?
Open daily from 09h00 to 17h00.

Somerset West Farm Stalls & Markets

Helderberg Veld Winkel-Mark

Markets are a great place to find locally made products and you will be doing your bit towards a greener South Africa! If you live in Somerset West and haven’t been before, try the Helderberg Veld Winkel-Mark. ... more

WHEN?
From 09h00 to 13h00 on the first Saturday of every month.

Somerset West Nature Reserves

Visit the Helderberg Nature Reserve

Situated on the slopes of the dramatic Helderberg Mountain in Somerset West and with beautiful views over False Bay, the Helderberg Nature Reserve is a perfect place for a weekend visit. The Helderberg Reserve ... more

WHEN?
Open in Winter from 07h30 to 17h30.
Open in Summer from 07h30 to 20h00.

Cape Helderberg as a destination

If you are considering visiting the Cape Helderberg region or have already booked your Cape Helderberg accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in Cape Helderberg, or view the events that are taking place in the Western Cape during your stay, or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

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Gordons Bay, Sir Lowrys Pass, Somerset West, Strand

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