The downtown port at the end of its famous boulevard, La Rambla, is an attraction in its own right, with boat trips and an aerial cableway
, aquarium and chic marina.
According to the most recent Cape Town Tourism Industry Performance Report, December last year was a record-breaking month for all five of the major Cape Town attractions, with Cape Point and the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
both reporting more than 100,000 visitors and Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden seeing record growth.
On Day 5, book a day trip from Tokyo to Mount Fuji, cruise Lake Ashi and ride the aerial cableway
at Mount Komagatake.
During the festive season, more than five million people visited the city's six most popular attractions, known locally as the 'Big Six.' They are, Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
, Robben Island, the V&A Waterfront, the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Point and Groot Constantia.
The V&A Waterfront recorded more than 3 million visitors during December, Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
saw more than 100,000 visitors throughout the past month, and the City Sightseeing Bus reported a busy festive season with their famous red top busses running at full capacity during December.
Hop on the fabulous rotating Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
(www.tablemountain.net) and zoom up - and down - in style for just R195 (EUR18).