5 Reasons to Honeymoon in Cape Town

Cape Town is one of the most beautiful places that should be on every avid travellers bucket list. From the iconic and domineering Table Mountain, to its fantastic beaches and surf, there really is so much on offer in this wonderfully diverse city. The experts at Cape Portfolios have picked just 5 reasons why Cape Town should be on your honeymoon radar.

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1. The scenery is beautiful

In terms of awe-inspiring scenery, you don’t get much better than Cape Town. There are so many different parts of the area to be enjoyed, whether you want to get your bronze on and lay on the beautiful beaches all day, or take a gruelling hike up Table Mountain – there is something for everyone.

2. Real African wildlife

The fabulous thing about this area is that it’s just a stone’s throw away from the real Africa, where you can see animals in their natural habitat, and there is nothing more spectacular than that! There are many different safari options to choose from depending on how close you want to get or what you want to see.

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3. The cuisine is amazing

Cape Town is known for its delicious and diverse cuisine. South African cooking mainly consists of chicken, game, tomatoes, beans, lemons and limes, corn in the form of breads and flour, as well as ginger, chilli and spices. If you get a chance to try ostrich steak we would definitely recommend!

4. There are so many hikes to choose from

Are you a bit of an intrepid traveller and love to explore? Then this is the place for you! As well as the hike up to the amazing Table Mountain which offers breathtaking 360º views, there are also many other inland and beach hikes to try – suitable for all experience levels.

5. Its Affordable

Cape Town’s secret is that it is surprisingly affordable. Many holiday-makers head to this South African sun-soaked town due to the fact that you can get a lot more for your money. There are many high class restaurants offering a wide array of cuisine for a portion of the cost that you would pay in the UK. 

There are so many more reasons why Cape Town is the perfect choice for your honeymoon, but why keep reading about it – it’s time go and discover it for yourselves!

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