Chapman's Peak Drive, Cape Town

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Scenic Drive · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Explore the natural scenery between two oceans by navigating Chapman's Peak Drive. Connecting Hout Bay to Noordhoek, the 9 km (5.6 mi) winding route offers many remarkable vantage points from which you can see dolphins and whales in the sea below. Regarded as an engineering marvel, the route often hosts mass-participation races and marathons. Besides exploring the surrounding natural landmarks via vehicle, you can also go on a hike to uncover vistas rarely seen from behind the steering wheel. Using our international travel planner, Cape Town attractions like Chapman's Peak Drive can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Chapmans Peak Drive is one of the most amazing and panoramic that one will experience. Every turn is magnificent and amazing, and indescribably beautiful. Nature at it's most majestic. There is....  more »
  • Adrenaline rush of the jaw dropping views on the famous Chapman's peak pass from Hermanus towards Cape town on M6 motorway. The heights and wonderful views leave you mesmerized by the sea, mountain.....  more »
  • Beautiful scenery, a Capetown trip has to include a visit here
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