CAPE POINT

Hike along the most south-westerly point in Africa, taking in the beautiful seaside cliffs, beaches and pristine fynbos. Be sure to pack a picnic and take a dip in the ocean.

TIME

DISTANCE (km)

ROUTE TYPE

ELEVATION (m)

EASY

4h30

8.5

POINT-TO-POINT

387

Dogs prohibited

Yes

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This hike requires a car parked on either end. Refer to the map for directions.

TRAIL TRIVIA

Cape Point is the most wind-exposed spot in Africa. The average hourly wind speed is 35km/h.

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