City Bowl Vacations
Cape Town, Green Point and Oranjezicht, are other places in the area which are also worth discovering.
Visitors travel from all over the world to see Table Mountain, one of the most popular landmarks in the country. It is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
There are many unique cultural highlights in and around City Bowl. There are many excellent places to take the family for a couple of hours such as the District Six Museum, the Old Town House and the South African Jewish Museum. Culture vultures will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Artscape Theatre Centre. Aspiring artists should admire the local artwork and other exhibits at the South African National Gallery.
Looking for ways to keep the kids busy? Discover the various child-friendly destinations nearby. Admire all kinds of fascinating creatures at the Two Oceans Aquarium.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Explore the native flora and fauna, by visiting Signal Hill.
Visitors to the City Bowl area should go and see Clock Tower, Greenmarket Square and the St. George's Cathedral. For those who enjoy history, the area’s bygone days can still be experienced at the Castle of Good Hope.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, visit the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of the Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village, the Golden Acre Shopping Mall and the Pan African Market.
While you are in the City Bowl area, be sure to see the Ajax Cape Town soccer team at Cape Town Stadium, the region’s premier sporting venue. Cape Town Stadium also offers interesting tours when there is no game on, giving visitors a chance to learn about the stadium’s inner workings and about local sporting heroes past and present.
To make the most of City Bowl, think about staying at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Victoria & Alfred Hotel, the Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa, and the popular Taj Cape Town.