Welcome to the Cape West Coast Routes
Experience one of South Africa’s most unforgettable road trips with these fun and free Cape West Coast Routes
Discover the vibrant Cape West Coast with our family of unique Cape West Coast Routes – all part of the West Coast Way. Get insider’s tips, local finds and connect with the myriad of trails and nature reserves.
Beginning only 25 minutes from Cape Town on the R27 and N7 National Road, four exciting road trips showcase the top things to do and see: the heritage-inspired Culture Route, the sensational Foodie Route, the Swartland Scenic Route and the beautiful Berg Route.
The beginning point of West Coast Way’s Cape West Coast Routes is the unique Cape West Coast Biosphere, which starts from SANCCOB in Tableview to Paternoster and back around the Darling Hills between the R27 and N7 highways. South Africa’s Cape West Coast Routes run through a type of mega nature park offering unspoiled and authentic experiences. Meet hospitable people, enjoy an unpretentious way of life, experience fascinating cultural heritage sites and myriad activities from adventure sports to bird watching.
Foodie Route attractions:
|• West Coast National Park|
|• Paternoster & Cape Columbine|
|• St Helena Bay & Shelley Point|
|• Veldrif, Laaiplek & Port Owen|
|• West Coast Fossil park|
|• Thali Thali Game Lodge|
Scenic Route attractions:
|• Riebeek Valley|