The lovely weather of South Africa was made for picnicking! Escape the confines of indoor living and head out to nature for a lovely lunch with your favorite people.

Whether you want to share a romantic date with your sweetheart, get the kids out of the house, or try something fun with friends, you won’t be disappointed by a picnic at one of Cape Town’s top spots. Wondering where to go? Check out these great picnic areas!

Cape Point Vineyards

 

 

What’s better than a picnic on the beach? A picnic on the beach without the sand! Relax on the luxuriant lawns of Cape Point Vineyards for the perfect ocean-view picnic. When you’re done, you can finish your excursion with a wine-tasting tour at the winery. This is one of the most romantic picnic spots in Cape Town.

Kirstenbosch Tea Room

 

Check out this gorgeous picnic spot in Newlands! You can enjoy a gourmet garden picnic at the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens with your sweetheart or best friends. Dine in the shadow of the imposing hills, where the ground is carpeted with greenery and blooms. When you’re done, you can take a stroll through the gardens.

Smitwinkel Bay

 

If you’re up for a workout before you eat, this is a great picnic spot. To arrive, you’ll have to take a 15-minute trek past Simonstown near Cape Point Nature Reserve. Once you’ve made the steep walk to the beach, you’ll find the ideal picnicking spot, complete with opportunities for spearfishing, swimming, and playing!

Rumbullion at the Roundhouse

 

Camp’s Bay is home to this perfectly picturesque picnic place. This is a wonderful spot to enjoy the sight of the Twelve Apostles and the sunshine on the ocean. Stop here for a fancy brunch, or chow down on pizza and drinks at sunset. This versatile picnic venue is ideal for just about any occasion!

Tables at Nitida

 

If you love good food and even better views, this is an ideal picnic spot for you! Dine on tapas and European delicacies on the endless green lawn. You can make it a grown-up event by adding drinks, or bring your kids and add a kid’s parcel to your basket. People of all ages love this picnic area!

Casa Labia

 

This location in Muizenberg is one of the best picnic spots in all of Cape Town. Not only will you get a delicious basket full of fresh goodies like salad, fruit, and brownies, but you’ll also be able to enjoy a stunning view of False Bay Coast from a Mediterranean garden. Don’t forget to snap some pictures while you’re there!

No matter where in Cape Town you are, you’ll be able to find a great spot to spread out your picnic blanket! Where do you want to go? Contact us, and we can help you arrange your perfect picnic trip!