Travel guide to Camps Bay, Cape Town Central
Camps Bay is quite a renowned suburb located in Cape Town, South Africa. It is a well-known premier tourist destination for both foreign visitors and South Africans looking for a holiday beach. The place is highly characterized by sandy beaches, palm trees and a trendy nightlife.
There are quite a number of places you can visit that serve as favorite tourist attractions. There are also a number of activities that one can engage in which serve as perfect weekend getaways to camps bay. Here are some of the things that will make your weekend getaways in camps bay a moment to remember.
Camps Bay Beach
The Camps Bay beach offers a stunning setting of pristine white sands and dazzling blue waters. It is characterized by pavement café’s, restaurants and bars that specialize in Mediterranean fare which have given Camps Bay a trendy, cosmopolitan character.
This is located just a few minutes from Bantry Bay. It highly loved by surfers and volley ball players. It is also family friendly and is quite popular for its calm waters and lifeguards.
Theatre on the Bay
Pieter Toerien is a beautiful theater on the Bay that offers quite a range of shows. For all those theatre goers out there, this can serve as a serve as one of the best weekend getaways around Camps Bay. The theatre allows you to enjoy a good mix of local and international musicals, drama, cabaret, comedy and dance. The theatre also serves as home of the Act I Theatre Café which acts a fabulous restaurant that operates before and after shows.
Sinful Ice-cream Emporium
For all the ice cream lovers out there, Sinful Ice-cream Emporium will serve you with the best ice cream you have ever tasted. The Sinful Ice Cream Emporium is located right behind Blues in the Promenade beach.
Are you a person who loves intense fun? Then tandem paragliding is for you. Just 1.9 kilometers away from Camp Bay is the Camp Bay Tandem Paragliding. They offer paragliding flights from the famous Signal Hill and Lion’s Head. During this experience, you get to fly with the best paragliding equipment accompanied with certified tandem flight instructors.
St Yves Beach Club tends to serve people who enjoy a trendy nightlife. For all the party lovers out there, Yves Beach Club is ready for you and ready for the summer. The location of the club allows one to have a breath taking view of the Atlantic Seaboard.
The African Market of Camps Bay
There is quite an extensive colorful market that lies along the coastal road from Camps Bay to Hout Bay. The market is characterized by an array of wooden animal carvings, vibrant beach wraps, crocheted clothing and unique jewelry and beadwork.
This is one of the greatest landmarks in South Africa. It offers quite an outstanding view of the city of Cape Town. The easiest way to visit the mountains summit is through a cable car which takes less than ten minutes to get there.
Are you yearning for an unforgettable weekend experience? Why wait, take a memorable weekend getaway to Camps Bay.