You can access the trail for free with a Day Pass.
There are lots of black lizards to spot!
Cape Point Shipwreck Trail
Combine the hike with a swim in Buffels Bay tidal pool or a ride on the funicular!
With a bit of luck you can spot wild ostriches on the beach!
Lion’s Head circular walk
There's a coffee truck at the start (and end) of the trail.
The walk (almost) ends at two historic cannons and a pretty kramat, the burial site of an Islamic saint.
The surrounding rocks are great spots to watch the sunset.
Bring your fishing net to catch (and release) tiny starfish!
Segway Vineyard Tour
There is a short training session before the tour to make sure everyone is safe during the ride.
Fun guaranteed - a Segway can go faster than the average squirrel or pig!
It's a safe park where you'll encounter lots of other families and kids.
There are a few awesome tree swings to play on.
Top of Table Mountain
The trails are beautiful, not too steep and there are some amazing picnic spots along the way.
Spot dassies, lizards, tortoises, rare frogs, mongoose and try to find porcupine quills!
A guidebook is available for the Klipkershout Walking Trail to make it even more interesting.
Spot the ancient cannon which announced the arrival of merchant ships on top of Paarl Rock.
Helderberg Nature Reserve
The Oak Café inside the reserve serves coffee, soft drinks, light meals and picnics to order.
Kids love to play at Pete’s Pond next to the picnic area.
Table Mountain Contour Path
The 180 degree views of the city and Atlantic Ocean are stunning.
There are little waterfalls and caves to discover along the way.
The fit can hike up to Klein Koppie to enjoy unobstructed views of Hout Bay.
A walk that offers water play is a huge winner!
Elephant’s Eye Cave
Steenberg / Noordhoek
End the hike with a picnic and swim in the reservoir (not allowed during Level 3)!
The mountain is shaped like the side of an elephant’s head and the cave is the eye!
Tygerberg Nature Reserve
There are nearly 500 different plant species here, 12 of which are threatened with extinction and 8 exist only in Cape Town.
You can spot a honey badger, Cape foxes, striped polecats, mongooses, badgers, porcupines, baboons and various small antelope.
It’s a mostly shaded walking option on hot summer days.
The pretty waterfall can be reached within 45 minutes!
About midway, you'll find the hole-in-the-wall Forest Café, which serves coffees, cold drinks and snacks.
There’s a tyre swing at the northern end of the trail.
Sandy Bay Shipwreck Trail
End the hike with a dip into the ocean at Sandy Bay beach.
Sliding down the big sand dune is great fun!
It's easy to reach and the panoramic views are hard to beat.
Towards the end of the path, you can spot (and climb on) two historical cannons.
It’s a great walk to introduce kids to hiking or practice cycling.
There’s a small playground with swinging tyre and climbing net near Peddlar’s on the Bend.
Twelve Apostles Trail
This is also a great path for trail running and mountain biking!
You can spot dolphins or a whale from up high if you’re lucky.
Take a break at the historic King’s Blockhouse that formed part of the British line of defense in the late 1700s.
The cave was once inhabited by ancient hunter gatherer tribes.
Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
Hire an E-bike at nearby Lanzerac (kids’ seats available) and explore without the effort!
It’s lots of fun to clamber over the rocks along the second waterfall’s riverbed.
End the walk with tea or coffee and scones at the historic Alphen Hotel.
Bring your (push) bike along and overtake the adults!
Muizenberg to Kalk Bay
There are lots of coffee shops along the way if you want to stop for a coffee, cool drink or snack.
Watch out for the St James menhirs – amazing man-made rock installations!
Bantry Bay to The Glen
Stop for coffee or lunch at The Lawns restaurant before heading back.
This is a path where kids can safely run ahead a little.
Deer Park Forest
It’s a great spot to go for short hikes and have a picnic, too.
Running up and down the wooden walkway is lots of fun!
Kommetjie Wooden Walkway
Go on a tour of the 30m high Slangkop Lightshouse to learn of its history.
The nice lawn area by the tidal pool is perfect for a picnic or kicking a ball.
If you’re quiet, this is a great path for bird watching.
The trail leads to a stone bridge and a little waterfall with a small pool to splash in.
It’s one of Table Mountain’s oldest hiking routes, dating back to 1887.
The (pretty much) level route makes this walk a joy for tots and kids.
Grab a coffee and enjoy the sea views while you wait.
So cool - the classes are taught by real chefs!
Crosswind Pump Track
It's an active and affordable day out.
Safe way to practice those bike skills, be a little wild and have fuuuun!
The farm has several hiking trails, ideal to walk off a meal.
There's a jumping castle on weekends!
The Scone Shack
If you're looking for a wholesome, bucolic adventure, this is definitely it!
In summer, you can swim in a dam with zip line, mini slide, swinging tyre and canoes.
The sunchairs at the top part of the garden are perfect to enjoy the ocean views while the kids play.
The kids' flying sushi roll is super fun and yummy!
Tryn at Steenberg
The restaurant is trendy and serves fabulous food, but is family-friendly.
The massive jenga game stacks 1.5 metres high!
Dylan Lewis Sculpture Garden
There are numerous pretty benches to take a rest and enjoy the views.
You get your own map and can learn to navigate your way based on it.
It's a place that celebrates coffee culture and all things decadent.
The play area is perfect to play kings and queens.
You can sit and eat on retro garden furniture in midst of the picturesque vineyards.
It's very low key and laid back - perfect for small people.
Wild Wild West
There are separate sections for toddlers, school kids and teens to keep everyone entertained and safe.
The friendly staffers wear cowboy hats and play the part.
The café also offers pottery classes for beginners and those more advanced.
There's a jumping castle if you need to let of steam after lots of painting.
Slot car racing has been around since 1912 and has for many years brought young and old together.
This is a great spot for a birthday party!
The place oozes of nostalgia.
A DJ is playing lekker tunes to make skating even more fun.
Journey’s End Horse Rides
End the outride with a wine tasting and a cheese platter picnic basket.
The farm offers a proper outride experience, not only a short trot on a paddock.
The choice of three restaurants - from casual to fine dining - makes the farm a great spot for every occasion.
Kids love the wobbly bridge and the dream-catcher swings!
Breakfast, lunch and snacks are locally sourced and freshly prepared.
Going round and round the garden while mommy watches from the veranda is so much fun!
Southey Vines Bike Park
The park is surrounded by lots of greenery and has a real neighbourhood feel.
It's a safe place for kids of all ages to hone their skills.
Playstation by Rush
The venue has four large party rooms for kids' birthdays.
The super fast slides makes kids' tummies tickle.
Child-friendly and trendy don't often go together - but here they do!
The playground has a cool half pipe for pretense big wave surfing.
Anna Beulah Farm
The Club House functions as a kids' party venue to celebrate your child's special day.
Feed and get to know all the farm's creatures on the Sunday animal walk (2pm).
between Steenberg and Noordhoek
The dam is only a short stroll from the parking lot, with a set of public toilets at its entrance.
You can go on an exploration on the little footpaths next to the dam.
The wine farm subscribes to environmentally friendly grape-growing practices.
The stream-like water feature in front of the restaurant is perfect to splash in!
The Courtyard Playhouse
The shows are so well done, they are great fun for adults, too!
You can actively participate in every show!
Spread out a blanket for a chilled picnic on the designated tables and benches.
There is lots of grass and a play area to run wild and kick a ball.
There are a few benches and a small wooden platform, perfect for a picnic.
Splashing around in the little stream is super fun, especially on a hot day!
Franschhoek Beer Co
The German brew master makes sure each beer gets top marks in the Reinheitsgebot.
The kids food & 'beer' pairing is fun and yummy!
Noordhoek Café & Deli
The High Tea (and mini High Tea) are a wonderful way to relax in the afternoon.
The café hosts lots of fun kids events and activities.
It's the first wine farm with a craft beer brewery in Durbanville!
Every first Saturday (at 1pm), they fire a 300-year-old signal gun!
Sitting on the outdoor terrace offers pretty views on the Cape Town Stadium!
You have the whole of Green Point Park as your playground!
Stir Crazy Cooking School
Kids learn about nutrition - and might even be keen to help at home!
There are always lots of delicious things to taste!
This place is so chilled, the kids can be as loud and wild as they want to be.
The fish braai around the fire pit is a very cool experience.
The Village Hub
The upstairs Hub Café serves delicious, upmarket food - great for a meal with or without kids.
The superfood raw cacao smoothie is yuuuuuumy!
Winelands Light Railway
Bring a picnic blanket, buy snacks from various food trucks and relax in the shade of trees.
You pay once and can ride around as often as you want!
The coffee shop has lovely views onto the yacht harbour and Table Mountain.
You can spot seals basking in the sun on the wooden jetty right outside.
Get a beauty treatment or sip a drink in the sports bar while the kids have fun.
Watching one of the mini 5D movies is an absolute thrill!
Surfboard and wetsuit rentals are included in the price.
They help you celebrate your birthday with a surf or SUP party!
Observatory Swimming Pool
It’s not the prettiest pool, but has a distinct, lovely neighbourhood feel.
A great place to meet kids from the neighbourhood!
Jungle Theatre Company
A great way to teach kids about heritage, the environment and human nature.
It’s fun to watch – and even more fun to participate!
Lucy G Craft Café
The café employs young adults with disabilities, making it an inclusive environment.
You don’t have to clean up your mess afterwards!
Huckleberry Fish Farm
You can bring your own picnic basket or have a braai (wood is sold at the office).
There is lots of space to safely roam around, and there are farm animals, too!
All materials are non-hazardous, and the water-based paint washes out of clothing.
Kids who want to learn more about pottery can join the Friday class!
Jump & Ropeyard
It’s a great place for an active kids’ birthday party surrounded by nature.
You can test your physical boundaries without your parents being worried.
The restaurant is situated in a beautifully renovated Victorian house, full of old-world charm.
There is a little stream to splash in on hot days.
The Little Gym
The gym offers parent survival nights to give adults a well-deserved break.
Until I’m older than 3, mommy or daddy can join the class.
Kids under 12 eat for free every Wednesday.
Swim, play, eat – the perfect outing!
It's an intimate setting with a relaxed family vibe and stunning sea and mountain views.
The jungle gym under the big tree makes it look like a fairy garden.
It's a great place to grab a bite or have a sundowner after a day on the beach.
There is lots of space to safely roam around, and the friendly waiters love kids!
Blue Bird Café
The owners are happy for you to bring their laptops and tap into the free wifi.
Playing with the water feature and the mud kitchen is great fun!
It offers the perfect combo of plant shopping and playground fun!
A paper bag of feed for the ducks and chickens only costs a couple of Rand.
Van Riebeeck Park
It’s the perfect place to spread out a blanket, bring a picnic and read a book.
The two little bridges that cross the stream invite to fun and play.
The skatepark brings cool vibes into a previously marginalized area of Hout Bay.
With the soccer pitch right next door, there is always a nice buzz going on.
During winter months, a cosy fireplace keeps guests warm and snug.
You can make your own kiddies pizza!
The farm's impressive barrel cellar contains hundreds of traditional wooden barrels filled with various cultivars.
The kids' pairing includes three different juices, popcorn, dried fruit, sweets and a cookie to decorate!
Peter Clarke Art Centre
Designed by John Parker in 1907, being taught in a historic building is an extra bonus.
The best works are featured in an annual art exhibition!
The farm’s Marvol Gallery shows Russian art from the owner’s private collection.
Kids love the magic bracelet that lets the friendly 3D Amuki creatures come to life!
Gully Road Playground
A great place to take a shady break if it gets too hot on the beach.
The playground even has a zipline!
African Beat Xhosa
Language learning made playful and entertaining!
Banging on a drum is so cool, kids don’t even notice it’s a class.
Tamboerskloof (and other locations in Cape Town)
Kids often get to make a game or toy that they can take home to play with!
Being allowed to choose songs from the iPad during the class!
Bon Louis Family Bistro
The Petit Deli sells freshly made breads, pastries, macaroons, a selection of cheeses, meats and preserves to take home.
The jungle gym, sandpit, swings and chalk drawing wall a fabulous!
Jump 4 Joy
Parents can relax with a cup of coffee and snack while watching the kids bounce around.
There is a separate soft play area for toddlers who are tired of jumping!
Ipic Play Park
If you join the fitness club, you can have a work out while the kids roam around the play park.
Mom and Dad are allowed to join in on the giant slides, climb walls and high rope course, making it a true family adventure!
The stone table and benches make for a wonderful picnic spot.
If you swing high on the big rope, it feels like you can touch the sky!
between Camps Bay & Bakoven
It's quiet and small - a perfect place to relax and keep an eye on the kids at all times.
It's great fun to go on little adventure walks between the boulders.
The Silk Workshop
The sport improves flexibility, strength and stamina and develops balance and coordination.
It’s like a circus and a playground combined!
Val du Charron
If you forget to bring your kids’ bikes and helmets no problem: they can be rented at R20 per half an hour.
On hot days, they pump up the slip’n’slide!
Aquila Game Reserve
Toddlers up to age 3 join games drives for free, kids up to age 11 are half price.
Going on a walk through the bush without the parents is super exciting!
Simon’s Town Ghost Walk
It’s a playful way to introduce kids to Simon’s Town history.
It’s great fun to bring a flashlight and be spooked a little!
Having kids learn about art in a world-class museum is simply fantastic.
Riding the museum’s glass elevator high up to the 6th floor makes tummies tickle.
Kids can ‘adopt’ a cat for R120 a month. It stays at the café and is a great way to see if your child is mature enough to have a cat at home.
You can feed the cats little treats and they’ll love you even more!