It’s no secret that Cape Town is one of the most incredible cities in the world – glistening beaches, an abundance of greenery and breathtaking views that you won’t find anywhere else. Even though the view seems pretty spectacular from below, why not elevate your local experience and observe the beauty of the Mother City from all angles!
There are so many different ways to view our stunning city from above, but we’ve narrowed it down to the top five, so whether you’re searching for a chilled, laid-back experience or prefer a good ol’ adrenaline rush, we’ve got you covered!
Hot air ballooning
If you prefer the calmer side of life, then breathe in and take a moment to absorb all the beauty Cape Town has to offer from a view seen by few. Prepare for an unforgettable experience by embarking on an adventurous journey over the Cape Winelands at sunrise. A bucket list item waiting to be ticked off! Hot air ballooning is a hot yes!
Visit Ballooning Cape Town at: https://www.ballooningcapetown.com/
Contact: 067 662 9125 or [email protected]
Dare to try something different? Then a Gyrocopter Tour is perfect for you! F rom the lush vineyards of the winelands to the sandy beaches of the Atlantic seaboard, enjoy a low-level flight over vast fields and experience the most spectacular views from above.
Visit Cape Xtreme at: https://www.capextreme.com/
Contact: 076 016 9696
Adrenaline junkies, rise up! This is your time to shine. Enjoy some spectacular views of Table Mountain, Robben Island and the glistening Atlantic Ocean with a thrilling skydiving experience. There’s no better way to experience Cape Town than in freefall. Go on, take the plunge and enjoy the views!
Visit Skydive Cape Town at: https://www.skydivecapetown.co.za/
Contact: 082 800 6290 or [email protected]
A Capetonian favourite! Paragliders fill the sky with beautiful colours and are often seen floating around the mountain slopes. Paragliding in Cape Town is mostly done from Signal Hill and on occasion when the wind direction allows from Lion’s Head inside the beautiful Table Mountain National park. What are you waiting for?
Visit Fly Cape Town Paragliding at: https://flycapetown.co.za/
Contact: 082 851 7119 or [email protected]
Get up close and experience exceptional views of Table Mountain, Lion’s Head and more with a City Express flight or take off from the V&A Waterfront and enjoy a scenic flight along the Atlantic Coast. Keen on a full experience? View the Cape Peninsula from all angles before flying along the False Bay Coast – yay!
Visit Cape Town Helicopters at: https://www.helicopterscapetown.co.za/
Contact: 021 418 9462