Cape Town. Cape Town sunsets. One of the most popular reasons why people are visiting Cape Town. There isn’t another place in the whole of South Africa that is offering these types of sunsets. And, you will be surprised when you watching a Cape Town sunset for the first time.

The one question that many tourists have is where can you get the best place to watch the sunset in Cape Town. Is there a specific place where you should see the sunset, or are there more than one place for the most romantic sunset? With this article, you will now know all the places where you can see the best Cape Town sunset. Where you can take your loved one for a romantic sunset and enjoy some great cocktails.

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Couples sunset boat cruises in Cape Town

If you really want to be romantic, then you should not only know the top places for a great sunset. You should also make sure that you are booking a couple’s sunset boat cruise. There are a variety of these boat cruises, and you should make sure that you are doing this at least once, while you are staying in Cape Town. On this cruise, you can have cocktails, see the sunset over the ocean and you might even see a dolphin or whale. Eating dinner and having a great time is offered at some of these sunset boat cruises as well.

There isn’t a better place to see a sunset than to be directly on the ocean. No buildings, no distractions. Only you, your partner, the ocean and the most beautiful sunset. The only thing that you need to know is that you should make a reservation before you can get onto the couple’s sunset boat cruise. You can find all the necessary information on the internet about how you can book the best sunset boat cruise in the area.

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Head for the hills

There are many hills in and around Cape Town. And, if you want to have a great view of the sunset, but you don’t have money to pay for a couple’s sunset boat cruise, then you should head for the hills. You can even make it more romantic by going up to Table Mountain for a sunset that you will not ever forget.

Taking a picnic basket with you, with a couple of pre-mixed cocktails and some snacks, and going to one of Cape Towns peaks, are a must if you want to have a romantic moment, with a sunset, and just the two of you. Lion’s head is one example of a hill that is going to give you the best sunset in Cape Town. Signal Hill is another popular sunset spot where you can enjoy the Cape Town sunset without climbing a hill like with Lion’s head.

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Beautiful beaches that offer beautiful sunsets

The best thing about Cape Town is that you don’t need to struggle to find a place where you can see the sunset without any problems. Most of the beaches are offering a great sunset, but some of the Cape Town beaches are just making it better than other beaches.

If you want to make sure that you have a great sunset with your partner, then you should make sure that you are going to beaches like Clifton, Camps Bay, Llandudno, Hout Bay, Noordhoek, and Kommetjie is those beaches that you can visit for a great sunset. With the sun going down behind the ocean, the white beaches and the sound of the waves. What more do you want from a true South African holiday?

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The Strip in Camps Bay

Camps Bay is one of the most popular beaches in Cape Town. And, if you want to see a great sunset, then this is the place to go. There are more than one bar, restaurant or cafes that you can visit for a drink or appetizer while you are looking at the sun that is going down.

The great thing is that when the sun is down, and it is dark, it doesn’t mean that you should now go back home. You are at one of the most popular beaches, and therefore you can enjoy the nightlife as well. Nightclubs, bars, restaurants, and hotels are everywhere and you can enjoy the beach and everything else that Camps Bay has to offer.

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Tobago’s Bar at Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel

Tobago’s bar at Radisson Blu Waterfront hotel is one of the prime spots for enjoying the best view that you can get in Cape Town. With a cocktail in your hand, you can see Table Mountain, The bay and one of the best sunsets you ever have seen.

The great thing about this bar is that they serve great cocktails, meals and have a great atmosphere. This can be a great evening with friends and family, or just you and your loved one, enjoying a true South African bar with a great sunset and great food.

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Harbour House

Close to Kalk Bay harbor is the Harbour house.  A place where you can see the ships passing by, hearing the ocean right next to you, and be able to see a great sunset.

Harbour House is more than just a cocktail bar where you can see the sunset in the evening. This is a great restaurant that is known as one of the best restaurants in the whole of Cape Town. Their seafood dishes are known as the best in town, and a must try if you love eating fresh seafood. By phoning and making a reservation, you will know for sure that you are going to get the best spot in the house. With a view to die for.

Cape Town sunsets. Something that tourists love to see. Cape Town is really a beautiful place that are offering some great sunsets. It doesn’t matter where you are going to see a sunset. The thing that does matter is the fact that you should make sure that you are seeing a sunset at any one of these mentioned places. This will ensure that you are getting the best seat in the house for seeing a sunset that you will never forget.

You should not make the mistake in visiting only one sunset. There are different places where you can find the best sunsets, and where you can enjoy the beauty of Cape Town. Make every night special by making sure that you are seeing the best sunset and enjoying the best cocktails. Then, you can relax and know that you have seen everything in Cape Town that you needed to see.


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