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Explore The V&A Waterfront

A vibrant waterfront in Cape Town with a backdrop of Table Mountain.

The V&A Waterfront in Cape Town is situated at the oldest working harbor in South Arica. Offering visitors exciting options of shopping, food and entertainment making this one of the most popular attractions in Cape Town.

The Two Oceans Aquarium is located at the V&A Waterfront and is a popular experience when visiting Cape Town.

v&a waterfront in cape town with table mountain in the background

About The V&A Waterfront

Located at Table Bay Harbor the V&A Waterfront boasts over 450 retail outlets. Shoppers will be spoilt for choice, with a wide range of options available, including fashion, jewelry, local crafts, and souvenirs. The V&A Waterfront offers a choice of over 80 restaurants, serving a diverse range of cuisine, including seafood, burgers, steak, pizza, ice cream, and more.

Tourists have the opportunity to stroll along the waterfront while enjoying the scenic view of Table Mountain and observing the various boats present in the harbor.

Two Oceans Aquarium

The Two Oceans Aquarium is located at the V&A Waterfront and is one of the most popular attractions. The aquarium offers several diving and conservation courses for those looking to broaden their skills.

Explore the world of natures most amazing underwater creatures. The aquarium boasts a diverse range of exhibits, featuring penguins, sharks, turtles, jellyfish, eels, and many other fascinating species. The captivating kelp forest exhibit showcases a vast tank where the kelp gently sways, creating a tranquil ambiance for the fish to glide through.

V&A Waterfront from Leeuwenzee

Head northeast on Main Rd/M62 toward Seacliffe Rd. Turn left onto Glengariff Rd. Turn right onto Victoria Rd/M6. Continue straight onto Somerset Rd/M61. Use the right lane to turn left onto Ebenezer Rd. At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Dock Rd. At the next roundabout, take the first exit to stay on Dock Rd. Continue straight until you reach the V&A Waterfront.

Distance from Leeuwenzee

2.9 Kilometers

Travel Time

+- 7 Minutes via Uber

Official Website

V&A Waterfront

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Contact us

Tel: (+27) 82 303 7872

Our location

199 High Level Road, Sea Point
Cape Town