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 Way 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, five exciting road trips showcase the top things to do and see: the heritage-inspired Culture Route, the sensational Foodie Route, the Swartland Tractor Route, the beautiful Berg Route and the new Wild Route – the ultimate off-track route with a Sustainable Seafood Track and People Rocking Nature Track.
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 Way 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.
There is a wide variety of places to stay including camping and more luxurious ‘glamping’, self-catering, hotels, B&B and relaxed beach cottages and guesthouses.
Do you want to go on a shuttle or guided tour or hire a car to explore the Cape West Coast?
On offer are 4 tour options to consider: Darling Wine & Beer Way, Wild Life & Fossils Way, Culture & Adventure Way and Flower Tour. Contact Going West Travel Glenda to book transfer, shuttle and guided tour services.
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