Chappies for all: Let's share the road responsibly

Thursday, 06 May 2021 12:05
We all enjoy being out and experiencing Chapman's Peak Drive (Chappies); having received the accolade of "one of the most scenic drives in the world" for numerous years and recently also ranked as the world’s 5th most beautiful road trip route as shared on IOL. What is even more exciting is that in a year's time we celebrate Chapman's Peak Drives Centenary, as of today 6 May 2021 we start the countdown and look forward…

Celebrate Easter with Chapman's Peak Drive

Wednesday, 31 March 2021 11:41
Chapman's Peak Drive voted one of the most scenic drives in the world is an icon for Hout Bay whether you are here to visit, live, work or play. It is not just a drive to experience but a way to explore and Discover Hout Bay and Noordhoek too, creating and providing a perfect economic link and hub for two suburbs. Whether it is via car, bike, motorcycle and even an e-bike, or if you're…

Think local this Easter break

Wednesday, 10 March 2021 11:13
This week one year ago, as Facebook memes keep reminding us, was the last week our lives were ‘normal’. What started out as a three-week lockdown has turned into a year. As we approach our second Easter break in the time of COVID-19, we’re all getting pretty desperate for a holiday. This April holiday the best advice is to think local. Not only because local businesses need your support but mainly because our little tip…

Save time using the Chappies commute

Sunday, 03 January 2021 10:54
  Happy New Year! It’s January and, after what we hope was a wonderful summer holiday, it’s time to start thinking about going back to work - the challenges, the new ideas.. the traffic! If you live in the Deep South, like Noordhoek, Sun Valley or Kommetjie, using Chappies as your daily commute into Hout Bay and onto town, will save you time sitting in the traffic on the M3. Add to that the daily…

Enjoy Cape Town’s summer, safely

Tuesday, 01 December 2020 09:51
December is here and the festive season is upon us. With 2020 being such an extraordinary year, we’re particularly excited about the holidays. Bring on long summer days, chill time with friends and family and lots of fun. Cape Town’s incredible mountains, sea and exceptional views make it one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and Chapman’s Peak Drive is a jewel in this city’s crown. As with all cities, Cape Town has…

East Fort, a little piece of history on Chappies

Thursday, 12 November 2020 09:46
  The old East Fort Battery, built in 1782, is one of the historical sites you’ll find on Chappies, along with the incredible views this amazing drive offers. With a frequent user card you can enjoy all the sites and views Chappies has to offer for less - and stand a chance to win free trips for a month if you sign up this month.  East fort was built as one of four fortifications in…

Celebrate Spring on Chappies

Monday, 14 September 2020 11:01
  The flowers are out and the days are getting warmer – spring has sprung! After a wonderfully wet - and quite chilly - winter we are delighted to welcome spring, and there is no better place to celebrate the new season than a drive over Chapmans Peak. Cape Town’s iconic drive is quite possibly the most beautiful drive on earth and the perfect place to enjoy the warmer weather. Win a month of free…

Get a Frequent User Card and save

Monday, 03 August 2020 10:15
A Chapmans Peak Drive Frequent User Card gives users a reduced rate at the tollgate, saving you money when you use the road more than twice in the space of one month. It’s easy to sign up for and the more you use the road, the more you’ll save.   The Chapmans Peak Frequent User card can be linked to your credit card or you can get a Frequent User card. Every time you use…

Chappies COVID-19 update & tariff increases from next month

Wednesday, 24 June 2020 16:35
We’re open - at reduced capacity As an essential service, Chapmans Peak Drive has been open for the duration of lockdown and we remain open for level 3. We love welcoming you to the world’s most scenic drive but please bear in mind that these are extraordinary times. To keep to Government’s regulations, our services are operating at reduced capacity so that our staff can maintain the social distancing requirements. Please refer to the Govt…

Chapman’s Peak Drive - Essential Service during Covid-19 Lockdown

Tuesday, 24 March 2020 07:57
Chapman's Peak Drive - an essential Service during South Africa lockdown for Covid-19 On Monday 23 March, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that a nationwide lockdown would be implemented in South Africa to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The lockdown started on Thursday 26 March and has been issued until Thursday 16 April. (with an extension to the end of April 2020). During this period, all South Africans are encouraged to stay at home and…
CHAPMANS PEAK IS CLOSED
CLOSED, ROCKFALL HAZARD, 0217918220
Visibility
16.13 km
Wind Direction
SW
Temperature
16.39ºC
Windspeed
2.50 km/h
Updated 7/25/2021 04:22:50
Maintenance in Progress, information may not be accurate!

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About Chapman's Peak Drive

  • Chapman’s Peak Drive toll road winds its way between Noordhoek and Hout Bay on the Atlantic Coast on the south-western tip of South Africa. Chapman’s Peak Drive is one of the most spectacular marine drives in the world.

    Chapman’s Peak Drive is affectionately known as #Chappies.