Things To Do In Gordons Bay - South Africa
Things To Do In Gordons Bay - South Africa
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Things To Do In Gordons Bay - South Africa
Gordons Bay has plenty of highly rated things to do. The Vibescout team have put together some of the Top Things To Do in this stunning seaside village.
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Things To Do In Gordons Bay - South Africa

Gordons Bay has plenty of highly rated things to do. The Vibescout team have put together some of the Top Things To Do in this stunning seaside village.
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Things To Do In Gordons Bay - South Africa
Gordons Bay has plenty of highly rated things to do. The Vibescout team have put together some of the Top Things To Do in this stunning seaside village.

This small harbour town is nestled at the foot of the Helderberg Mountains, a sort after on shore fishing destination for locals. Fishing licenses can be purchased from the local Post Office.

There are many hidden coves scattered along the gordons bay coastline
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Famously known for its blue flag Bikini Beach, Gordon’s Bay attracts visitors from all walks of life all year round.

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Crystal Pools Waterfall Hike
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Mukda Thai Spa
Other Things To Do in Gordons Bay
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Crystal Pools Waterfall Hike

The entrance to the trail is juts a glimpse into the spectacular views to be found throughout
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This is one of the most popular waterfall hikes in Cape Town boasting a 4.5 star rating on Tripadvisor.

It is situated in the Kogelbay Biosphere just outside of Gordon’s Bay near the Steenbras River mouth. The hike takes you up to the waterfall that feeds into the Steenbras River.

It is named after the fact that the hike is dotted with a series of pools that allow for an exuberant swimming experience that has made the hike so popular.

Around every corner you can find fresh water mountain pools to cool off in
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Due to it’s popularity a permit is required for the hike. The trail is limited to 50 people a day and you will need to email the City of Cape Town in order to acquire a permit.

Tip: Pack some protection from the sun as the trails here don't provide much shelter.
  • Operating Hours:
    • 1 November - End April
  • Contact Details: steenbras.naturereserve@capetown.gov.za
  • Address: Parking for the hike is found along the R44 just after the Steenbras Dam Bridge
  • More Info: Website
If hiking is your thing check out our stunning guide to some of the most picturesque Hiking Trails in and around Cape Town

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See the surroundings at a your own pace
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Seeing the small town of Gordon’s Bay with less of a carbon footprint is made easy by renting a bicycle, you can immerse yourself in the slower paced lifestyle that is seaside living. With a 5 star Tripadvisor rating, this optional activity promises to be memorable one.

Tip: Do your research on the best route suited for your riding fitness level.
  • Contact Details: 079 438 3916
  • More Info: Website

Mukda Thai Spa

Does that not look so inviting?
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After a long day of activities take some time to relax at the Mukda Thai Spa, rated 4.5 stars on Tripadvisor, Mukda guarantees professional service.

Mukda Thai Spa has developed a concept of Thai traditional soothing signature treatments, where you can enjoy all the pleasure of a truly Thai Spa.

Tip: Always take a warm bath or hot shower before a spa visit, not only is it polite but it also opens your pores and relaxes your skin.
  • Operating Hours:
    • Tues - Sat, 8am - 6pm
    • Sun, 8am - 4pm
  • Address: 2 Watermill Road, Gordons Bay
  • More Info: Website
Adventure awaits just over the hill
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Other Things To Do in Gordons Bay

It might be hard to believe that so much activity is happening just 20 minutes from Cape Town.

Gordons Bay holds a special place in the hearts of all Capetonians, it has often treated many of us to a mini break from the craziness that is city life, with secret secluded fishing holes and views that seem to only get better and better.

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