Chapman's Peak Drive, Western Cape

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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 Peninsula National Park attractions like Chapman's Peak Drive can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This is a drive that travelers have to experience once in Hout bay. Chapman's Peak offer limited parking spaces where you can just park and climb a little hill from which you will get amazing views...  more »
  • We’ve been on many scenic drives and this one ranks amongst the best. Breathtaking views of the coastline and the wonderful sea. Pity there weren’t more viewpoint spots cos there was limited parking.....  more »
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