Top 5 Beaches of Cape Town

Capetown is situated on the table mountain range of Southern Africa. This wonderful city is set in tantalizing scenery. Capetown is the mix of diverse cultures. It is blessed with a variety of scintillating beaches, Let us just have a quick look at them below..

Bikini Beach, Gordon’s Bay

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They say that amazing things come in small packages, so this is the case with bikini beach. It will take a bit too long for your liking to find a vacant spot on the beach, but once you have won this little battle, you will be held captive by its tempting shelter as the beach is between the mountain and the harbor. It is a perfect escape for swimmers and surfers.

Clifton Beaches

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In the recent years, Cliftons four beaches have attracted holiday makers. Yachts floating all over the turquoise waters and its white sandy beaches have fetched Clifton the reputation of French Riviera of Africa. All the beaches are adjacent and complement each other’s beauty. The beaches are safe for swimming, but Atlantic waters can be surprisingly chilly. Surfing is Clifton is a favorite sport.

Camps Bay

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The glamorous beach of Cape Town, where you can find supermodels and rock stars hanging out. You will also find locals flaunting their bodies and showing off their volleyball skills. It is also a great place for families as the beach is sandy and flat. There are no parking issues unlike Clifton’s Beaches. The beach usually brims during the Christmas holidays.


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“Melkos” as it is called by locals, is washed by the chilled waters of Atlantic Ocean. It is called the sporty beach as kitesurfing, crayfishing, boating and windsurfing are the main attractions of the beach. The alluring view of Robben Islands and Table Mountain is a added gift. It also hosts a traditional beach festival every year.


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It is the Cape Town’s safest swimming beach. It is much warmer compared to the beaches of the Atlantic waters. If you need a getaway with children and family, Muizenberg is the beach for you. Despite calm waters it is perfect for long boarding and novices. The brightly colored beach houses all round the beach serves as a good opportunity for photographs.

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