Chapman’s Peak

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Scenic drive:Chapman’s Peak Drive
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The Scenic Drive

What should we know?

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Environment type:cliff, ocean, mountain
Location type:rural, town

What can we see or do there?

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How much will it cost us?

Currency:South African Rand (ZAR)
 
Extras:Average Cost:
toll gate (car)ZAR42

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:45 minutes

How can we get in contact?

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Telephone:0217 918 220
 
Language(s):Afrikaans, English, Xhosa
Timezone:UTC+02:00
Country calling code:27

How can we get there?

Coordinates:34.0883° S, 18.3594° E
Geographical feature(s):Atlantic Ocean, Table Mountain National Park
 
Start location:Chapman’s Peak
End location:Hout Bay

The Directions

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The Directions

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The Directions

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What are the numbers and averages?

Number of locations visited:2
Number of attractions visited:2
 
Distance:10 to 15 kilometres
Altitude:200 to 350 metres

Top Descriptions

Chapman’s Peak is most famous for being a scenic drive. The road is windy and tight and hugs the cliffside, with an impressive drop into the bay. The views are spectacular, and the road is in very good condition, but you will have to pay to enter this short section of . The drives starts near to and finishes around .
 
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Top Tips

If you can rent a car or have friends who can drive you here, this is a stunning drive alongside a precipitous cliff. Be careful not to drive too fast (or after too many wines)!
Consider stopping for a swim at and at the viewpoint for .
Do make sure you have ZAR42 (each way) in change for the toll gate.
 
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