Simon’s Town

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The Town

What should we know?

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Station:Simon’s Town
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Environment type:beach, coast, mountain, ocean
Location type:city, town

What can we see or do there?

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How much will it cost us?

Currency:South African Rand (ZAR)
Average daily budget:
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When should we go, and for how long?

Average time taken:1/2 day
 
High season:December, January
Low season:
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How can we get in contact?

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

How can we get there?

Coordinates:-34.19455, 18.43497
Geographical feature:Atlantic Ocean, False Bay, Table Mountain National Park

The Directions

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The Directions

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The Directions

Simon’s Town has a train station on the . It’s a little way away from the , but it’s definitely useful (and cheap) if you don’t have a private vehicle.

What are the numbers and averages?

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Number of attractions visited:4
Travel time to attractions:40 minutes

Top Descriptions

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Top Tips

Simon’s Town is most famous for its naval history and its colony of African Penguins. If neither interests you, you might want to give it a miss – although some of the buildings and lanes in the centre are quite well preserved and pleasant to walk about.
 
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