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   


Day Trips and Tours around Cape Town

The Westin Cape Town, External View

To make the most of your trip and vacation to Cape Town and South Africa we would like to reccommend the following tours and excursions for you. We work together with MK Exotic Tours which are the leaders in organizing exciting trips in South Africa.

Car Rental Service at 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 to get advice on day trips and sightseeing highlights. The desk operates from 07h30 to 17h30 Monday to Sunday, including public holidays.

Get ready for your stay in Cape Town and plan already which trips you would like to take while you are staying at the Westin Cape Town.

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 Botantical Gardens

Reserve & learn more about the prices and different options of the tour.

Winelands Tour

The World-famous Cape winelands are 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 favorite South African wine. You will see on this tour:

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

Reserve & learn more about the prices and different options of the tour.

Whale Route Tour (seasonal)

Visit Hermanus near the southernmost tip of Africa and enjoy the magnificent mountainsand 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
Whale-viewing boat trip (optional)

Reserve and learn more about the prices and different options of this tour.

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 renowed 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 and learn more about the prices and different options of 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