Tuesday, 23 July 2019 04:38
Article by Guest Blogger: Amy Fletcher 62% of Millennial parents travel with children under the age of 5, according to Resonance Consultancy. It is Cape Town where these families are most commonly heading on vacation, with IOL reporting that there’s been a 20% year-on-year increase in the number of visitors heading to Cape Point. And there’s only one route you should take to Cape Point and that’s via the scenic and unforgettable Chapman’s Peak Drive.…
Friday, 12 July 2019 13:27
Fish and Chips must be one of the best take-away foods ever and we reckon each one of these spots will swear they have they have the best chips in the city. Regardless we love fish and chips and we actually judge them by the quality of the fish, not the venue or the scenery or the quality of how well they have wrapped our fish and chips parcel.  All of them are excellent! Enjoy. Fish…
Wednesday, 03 July 2019 12:25
Here at Chapman's Peak Drive we are whale fans! It's one of our favourite things about the winter months here in Cape Town, South Africa.  Every year, the Southern Right Whale visits the Cape coastline. These gentle giants do a great job of treating Cape Town locals to a display of breaching, spouting, spyhopping and fluking. Of all the whale species that frequent our shores, the Southern Right whale is the most common. On a…
Friday, 14 June 2019 11:20
Entilini Operations reminds all users of Chapman’s Peak Drive that inclement weather can cause #Chappies to be closed. High risk weather conditions, notably strong winds or heavy rain, will likely cause the drive to be closed. The safety of all road users is the highest priority, and the decision to close Chappies can be taken within a minute. Once the gate is closed, no-one will be allowed to enter – not even runners or cyclists.…
Friday, 14 June 2019 10:31
The annual increase of the Chapman’s Peak Drive toll tariff fees will take effect on 1 July 2019. The increase arises from a contractual arrangement between the Department of Transport and Public Works and the Concessionaire. Discount tariffs are still applicable to users who have pre-registered with the concessionaire operator and who maintain a minimum balance of R50.00 in their accounts. Discount tariffs are only applicable to non-commercial use only. New Tariff Toll - effective…
Monday, 03 June 2019 10:16
It’s Whale season in Cape Town, which means that the Southern Right Whales are migrating into the coastal waters of the Western Cape to calve and nurse their young. This seasonal migration takes place during June- November, every year, with September usually being the peak period.  Here are five of the best whale-watching spots in the Western Cape   Chapman’s Peak Drive  Chapman’s Peak Drive | Pixabay Chapman’s Peak Drive is an excellent whale-watching spot…
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 06:36
Chapman’s Peak runs between Hout Bay and Noordhoek and has been crowned the paradise of Cape Town. It is safe to say that a visit to South Africa’s Mother City is incomplete without being mesmerized by Chapman’s Peak drive. Here are three things you should know about ‘Chappies’... The distance and its reward Chapman’s Peak drive is 9 km long, stretching from Noordhoek to Houtbay. The drive has 114 curves and is often regarded as the…
Saturday, 30 March 2019 07:58
It’s that time of the year again, where local and international athletes and sporting enthusiasts gear up for the annual Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon. The sporting event has earned a sterling reputation over the years and has been crowned the world’s most beautiful marathon. The event attracts over 25 000 participants across South Africa and abroad and has become a national institution in our country. Although the marathon provides participants with the most breathtaking…
Friday, 15 February 2019 11:44
OMTOM 56km Ultra Marathon - 20 April 2019 The Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon is a 56 km (35 mile) ultra marathon held annually in Cape Town, South Africa on the Saturday of the Easter weekend. Self-proclaimed as “the world’s most beautiful marathon", the ultra-marathon will take place on Easter Saturday, 20 April 2019 in Cape Town. The 56km route will remain the same as usual. The race is run against a backdrop of spectacular scenery through…
Friday, 15 February 2019 10:42
41st Cape Town Cycle Tour The 2019 Cape Town Cycle Tour takes place on Sunday, March 10. The Cape Town Cycle Tour which was previously held under the name of one of the sponsors, the Cape Argus is a cycling event held in Cape Town, South Africa and it is the largest, timed cycling event in the world. Traditionally the race is held on the second Sunday in March. The most beautiful bike race in…
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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.