The Rough Guide to Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route: Travel Guide with Free eBook (Rough Guides Main Series) (7th Edition)

ISBN: 9781789196115
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Publisher,Rough Guide
Publication Date,
Format, Paperback
Weight, 295 g
No. of Pages, 288

This Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route guidebook is perfect for independent travellers planning a longer trip. It features all of the must-see sights and a wide range of off-the-beaten-track places. It also provides detailed practical information on preparing for a trip and what to do on the ground. And this Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route travel guidebook is printed on paper from responsible sources, and verified to meet the FSC’s strict environmental and social standards. 

This Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route guidebook covers: The City Centre; V&A Waterfront, Robben Island and De Waterkant; Table Mountain and the City Bowl, Southern Suburbs and Cape Flats; Atlantic seaboard; The False Bay seaboard to Cape Point; The Winelands; The Whale Coast and Overberg Interior; The Garden Route; Route 62 and the Little Karoo; Port Elizabeth, Addo and the private reserves.

Inside this Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route travel book, you’ll find: 

  • A wide range of sights – Rough Guides experts have hand-picked places for travellers with different needs and desires: off-the-beaten-track adventures, family activities or chilled-out breaks
  • Itinerary examples – created for different time frames or types of trip
  • Practical information – how to get to Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route, all about public transport, food and drink, shopping, travelling with children, sports and outdoor activities, tips for travellers with disabilities and more
  • Author picks and things not to miss in Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route – Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, Ocean Safaris, Township Tours, Zeitz Mocaa, Cape Point, The Bo-Kaap, Winelands, Mother City Queer Project Party, Neighbourhood Markets, Chapman's Peak Drive, Canopy Tours, De Hoop Nature Reserve, Robben Island, Cape Town International Festival, V&A Waterfront
  • Insider recommendations – tips on how to beat the crowds, save time and money, and find the best local spots
  • When to go to Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route  high season, low season, climate information and festivals 
  • Where to go – a clear introduction to Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route with key places and a handy overview 
  • Extensive coverage of regions, places and experiences – regional highlights, sights and places for different types of travellers, with experiences matching different needs
  • Places to eat, drink and stay – hand-picked restaurants, cafes, bars and hotels
  • Practical info at each site – hours of operation, websites, transit tips, charges
  • Colour-coded mapping – with keys and legends listing sites categorised as highlights, eating, accommodation, shopping, drinking and nightlife
  • Background information for connoisseurs – history, culture, art, architecture, film, books, religion, diversity
  • Essential Afrikaans dictionary and glossary of local terms 
  • Free download of the eBook – available after purchase of the printed guidebook to Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route 
  • Fully updated post-COVID-19

The guide provides a comprehensive and rich selection of places to see and things to do in Cape Town, the Winelands & the Garden Route, as well as great planning tools. It’s the perfect companion, both ahead of your trip and on the ground. 

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