The Westin Cape Town

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Convention Square, Lower Long Street, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: +27 21 412 9999   

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Day Trips and Tours around Cape Town

Westin Cape Town Trips and Tours: V&A Waterfront

To make the most of your trip and vacation to Cape Town and South Africa we recommend the following tours and excursions together with MK Exotic Tours, South Africa's leaders in memorable and exciting trips. 

Car Rental Service from the hotel

In the lobby area of the hotel, you will be able to find a Europcar desk for your convenience. Rent a car to explore Cape Town and the surrounding area and stop by our concierge team for advice on day trips and sightseeing highlights. The desk operates from 07h30 to 17h30 Monday to Sunday, including public holidays.

Get ready for your time in Cape Town and plan ahead which trips you would like to take and let us know HERE


Westin Cape Town Tours view of Camps Bay and Twelve Apostles Mountains

Cape Point Peninsula Tour

On this tour, you will encounter beautiful beaches and a dramatic scenery where two oceans meet. The highlights of the trip include:

  • Boat Trip to seal island (optional)
  • Clifton, Camps Bay and Houtbay beaches
  • Ostrich Farm
  • Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve
  • Boulders Beach - African penguin colony
  • False Bay - the largest bay in South Africa
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens

Reserve & learn more about the prices and options for this tour.


Westin Cape Town Day Trips and Tours Winelands Tour

Winelands Tour

The World-famous Cape Winelands is known for its green valleys, rugged mountains and fine cuisine. Take this trip and learn more about South African wine and taste a variety of choices to find your favourite South African wine. You will see on this tour:

  • Paarl
  • Franschhoek Valley
  • Historical Stellenbosch
  • Various Wine Estates

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Westin Cape Town Day Trips and Tours breaching Humpback Whale

Whale Route Tour (seasonal)

Visit Hermanus near the southernmost tip of Africa and enjoy the magnificent mountains and watch the Southern Right Whales which frequent the shores annually from June to November. View these magnificent creatures from the best land-based whale watching sight in the world. The highlights of this tour include:

Scenic coastal drive
Harold Porter Botanical Gardens
Betty's Bay
Kleinmond
Hermanus
Whale-viewing boat trip (optional)

Reserve & learn more about the prices and options for this tour.


Westin Cape Town Day Trips and Tours Safari Zebra

1 Day Safari Tour

If you have limited time in Cape Town and still want to experience a true African safari we have the perfect day trip for you. You will be picked up early in the morning from the hotel and depart for the Aquila Game Reserve. You will be welcomed with drinks and a light breakfast before departing on a 2-3 hour game drive, stopping to visit the renowned Bushman paintings. Get the chance to see:

  • Ostrich & Wildebeest
  • Giraffe & Rhino
  • Zebra & Lion
  • Afterwards, enjoy a sumptuous lunch in the African Boma restaurant and return to Cape Town via the stunning Bainskloof Pass.

Reserve & learn more about the prices and options for this tour.


Further activities that can be arranged for you include:

  • KTM Mountain Bike Rentals 
  • Yacht cruises and chartered trips
  • Horse riding and trails
  • Golf packages
  • Helicopter tours
  • Quad biking and Can Am Spyder's
  • Shark Cage Diving