Cape Town’s Nature and Adventure

Cape Town’s Nature and Adventure

Cape Town is one of the most exhilarating cities in the world that offers plenty of adventures. It is an incredible coastal city with everything from stunning beaches and mountains to lovable streets full of life, music and culture.

Cape Town’s Nature and Adventure are the major takeaways for visitors travelling to the Mother City. One of the city’s biggest benefits is the nature that surrounds it. From climbing and hiking to bird watching and sandboarding, there are no other ways to connect with the natural world in this vibrant city.

Cape Town also houses many breathtaking national parks, natural reserves and botanical gardens that provide a special treat to nature enthusiasts. With years of experience, we will ensure your craving for adventure is satisfied with Cape Town Tours!


Popular Nature and adventure activities and attractions

We provide some premier and enthralling activities that you can take part in on your Cape Town Tour. That’s not all though, because we’ll take you to some of the most awe-inducing attractions that you’ll ever get to see.

Freedom Adventure Park

Freedom Adventure Park is Cape Town’s stunning indoor trampoline, adventures and Fun Park. It is a family-friendly venue where you can enjoy amazing options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. 

Freedom also offers private hustle work pods where you can attend to that last urgent email all while the kids have fun and explore Freedom. It also offers a 50-meter long Adrenaline Pumping Hi-Line Indoor Rope Course, with Multiple Climbing Walls, a customized Trampoline Dodgeball Arena, specially designed for kids, a 1st for South Africa Dodge Attack, Hi-Dive Leap of Faith, Foam Pit, and Nerf Wars.

Or explore its first-of-a-kind custom-built play pods with architectural design elements which create a fun, cool and contemporary environment.

Location: 333 Main Rd, Tokai, Cape Town, 7965, South Africa, located in South Palms Centre.

Highlights of Freedom Adventure Park

  • Large foam pit, including Leap of Faith
  • First Trampoline-Park in South Africa offering Dodge Attack and Dodgeball
  • 50-meter Long Indoor Hi-line Ropes course
  • Every day is Toddler time at Freedom
  • Multiple Climbing Walls on offer
  • Live sports games televised
  • 4 x Private Work pods
  • Free WIFI
  • Wood burning Pizzeria
  • Mini Pizza Station where children can make their own pizza
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Restaurant
  • Family Date Nights
  • SLUSH station


Monday and Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday-Friday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Sunday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

School and Public Holidays: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Butterfly World – You’ll wish you had wings like the butterflies!

Butterfly World is the largest butterfly park in South Africa home to 1000 square meters of greenhouses filled with free-flying butterflies. The mini-ecosystem of beautiful waterfalls and lush plants provides visitors with ideal surroundings which helps to learn more about Butterfly conservation.

Varieties of stunning garden tropical butterflies from Central America and Southeast Asia can be seen here. Visitors also walk in between birds, common marmosets, green iguanas and a couple of blue duikers, all free to roam the garden where they want.

Location: Crossroads of the Paarl, Stellenbosch and Wellington Wine Routes, near the small Boland town of Klapmuts. Just off the N1 at Exit 47, on Route 44 (300m to the south).

Highlights of Butterfly World

  • Vibrant greenhouses filled with colourful butterflies.
  • Animals and birds sanctuary

Timing- Open seven days a week.

Buffelsfontein Game and Nature Reserve

Buffelsfontein Game and Nature Reserve is located in the heart of the West Coast, an hour away from Cape Town. It is a family-owned reserve covering an area of 1600 hectares. It is home to some of Africa’s wildlife treasures like Lion, Buffalo, white rhino and Giraffe.

It offers visitors some great opportunities to admire the natural wonders of the city on their game drives. The game drives are usually conducted at 9.00 am and 4.00 pm on a daily basis.


  • A wonderful addition to your Cape Town Tour.
  • A picturesque destination wedding and ceremonies location
  • A perfect blend of luxurious and rustic accommodation

Timing: 9.00 am and 4.00 pm every day.

Panthera Africa – Big Cat Sanctuary

Panthera Africa – Big Cat Sanctuary offers you some unique and excellent opportunities to learn about Big Cats and hear their heart-captured stories. This is a famous sanctuary with no trading, breeding or interaction, operating a safe haven for rescuing Big Cats.

 Educational Visit Have a guided walk around to see our white and brown lions, black leopards, caracals and tigers and learn more about their species and their threats.  

Sunset Visit will make you enjoy the early evening with your friends and family as the sun sets and the cats get active after a long drive of rest.


  • A renowned Sanctuary of Big Cats.
  • A great mix of environment and wildlife conservation.
  • A perfect educational platform to spread awareness to rescue big cats.

Timing: Every day except Tuesdays, 10 am and/or 3 pm (April - September) 9.00 am and/or 4.00 pm (October - March);

Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway is a cable car transportation system offering visitors a five-minute ride to the top of Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Cape Town with approximately one million people a year using the Cableway.

The upper cable station is on the westernmost end of the Table Mountain plateau, at an elevation of 1,067 metres (3,501 ft). The upper cable station offers views over Cape Town, Table Bay and Robben Island to the north, and the Atlantic seaboard to the west and south. Amenities at the upper station include free guided walking tours, an audio tour, meal options at a café and a wi-fi lounge.


  • The journey takes around five minutes and is done at a gentle speed.
  • The cable car is modern and rotates, giving you beautiful views of the city on the 3,500 feet of the summit.
  • Self-service buffet cafe at the top with space to picnic and a collection of assorted wildlife and flora

Timing: Done seven days a week.

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