Beaches in Cape Town
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Cape Town has definitaly some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. South Africa was one of the first countries outside Europe awarded with a "blue flag" for some beaches - and three of Cape Town's beaches are currently among them! The Blue Flag is a voluntary eco-label, which works towards sustainable development at beaches/marinas through strict criteria dealing with water quality, environmental education and information, environmental management, and safety and other services.

The Atlantic Ocean Beaches

Table Bay

  • Big Bay
  • Table Bay
  • Dolphin Beach
  • Blouberg
  • Sunset Beach
  • Milnerton

water sports (surfing, windsurfing & kitesurfing), swimming & sundowners

Atlantic Seaboard

  • Mouille Piont
  • Sea Point, Saunders & Three Anchor Bay
  • Clifton
  • Camps Bay
  • Bakoven
  • Llandudno
  • Sandy Bay
  • Hout Bay

to watch and to be seen, water sports, swimming, sundowners

South of the Atlantic Seaboard

  • Noordhoek
  • Long Beach
  • Misty Cliffs
  • Witsands
  • Scarborough

escape the masses, walking, tanning, swimming etc.

The Indian Ocean Beaches

Helderberg Beaches

  • Gordon's Bay
  • Kogel Bay
  • Strand
  • Bikini Beach

Family beach, swimming, tanning, paddling, walking etc.

False Bay Beaches

  • Muizenberg
  • St. James (Dagger Beach)
  • Boulders
  • Smitswinkelbaai
  • Diaz

Swimming & sun bathing, photo shooting

North Shore of False Bay

  • Macassar
  • Monwabisi
  • Mnandi
  • Strandfontein

nature (fynbos), fishing, swimming, some surfing



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