September 27, 2011
Top Five Free Activities in Cape Town
Noordhoek Beach. Photo courtesy Damien du Toit
You don’t have to keep up with the Joneses to enjoy life in the Mother City.
From free lunchtime concerts and gourmet food tasting to admiring public art and strolls through your neighbourhood, living it up for mahala (free) is possible.
Try these top free activities in Cape Town:
Tantalising food markets have been popping up all over the Peninsula, and sampling their delicious treats is gratis!
Get a cost-saving education with the free talks, exhibitions and tours available in the Mother City.
From free entry to the Iziko Museums on selected days throughout the year to free bi-monthly visits to the South African Astronomical Observatory and viewings of superb art exhibitions at the Rust en Vreugd and Freeworld Design Centre in the City Centre, you’ll broaden your intellectual horizons.
Looking good is totally affordable with a variety of scenic walking routes in Cape Town. Whether you’re admiring the street art and design in the inner city, taking long romantic walks along our gorgeous beachfronts or leisurely strolling through Newlands Forest, you’re sure to get a good workout.
Looking a bit pale after winter but can’t afford a session at a tanning salon? Do it the natural way by relaxing on our sandy shores.