Monday, 21 May 2018 14:04
Winter Road Closures Winter is coming, we are feeling those chilly mornings, noting the heavier skies and we are hopeful there will be some much needed winter rain for the Western Cape. Please note that inclement weather can cause #Chappies to be closed, so if there is a stormy day, do check out our Facebook page or website, and we thank you in advance for your co-operation despite the inconvenience. Safety for all our road…
Sunday, 27 May 2018 13:53
One of the most enjoyable things at the on-set of winter in Cape Town is the remarkable food specials that are on offer. As a culinary city, Capetonians are used to eating out and eating out well. We have selected a few of the winter restaurant specials in and around Chapman’s Peak Drive so take advantage of these specials and taste your way around Cape Town this winter.  #Chappies is open 24 hours a day…
Sunday, 27 May 2018 12:11
Chapman's Peak Drive in numbers - some fun and interesting statistical numbers from the drive.    #Chappies in Numbers 1607    The year Chapman’s Peak got it’s name. A British ship, “The Consent” was becalmed in Hout Bay. The ship’s pilot, John Chapman, went ashore to search for provisions and recorded the bay as Chapman’s Chaunce, and the mountain became known as Chapman’s Peak   7          The number of years to complete construction of Chapman’s Peak Drive (1915…
Wednesday, 18 April 2018 10:14
Entry into Chapman’s Peak Drive is at your own risk.  None of Entillini Concession (Proprietary) Limited (the Concessionaire), Entillini Operations (Proprietary) Limited (the Operator), the Provincial Administration of the Western Cape, the South African National Parks Board, their respective servants and employees will be liable for any death or injury to any person or loss or damage to any property whilst you are on Chapman’s Peak Drive, irrespective of the cause of such death, injury,…
Friday, 18 May 2018 09:17
Wild Card HoldersChapman’s Peak Frequent Users Dear Madam/Sir REVISION TO DISCOUNT STRUCTURE FOR FREQUENT USERS – CHAPMAN’S PEAK DRIVE The directors of Entilini Concession, along with representatives of the Provincial Government of the Western Cape, met recently to review the various frequent user discount structures for Chapman’s Peak Drive. Given the increasing congestion on the city’s road network, a decision was taken to revise the discount structures of both Frequent Users and Wild Card Holders.…
Monday, 12 March 2018 12:57
Frequent Users of Chapman's Peak Drive will be familiar with our periodic road closures for Alien Vegetation clearing.   This is essential to protect our delicate eco-systems and prevent the alien plants from stealing ground water or destroying our natural fynbos. SANParks in conjunction with Working on Fire will be sending out a specialized team to clear these aliens using ropes and technology to chop and clear the slopes of Chapman's Peak Drive and protect them…
Monday, 05 March 2018 10:57
While summer is by no means completely over, the days are getting a little shorter and the nights a little longer. The Autumn equinox in the Southern Hemisphere, takes place on 20 March 2018 - this is the date that day and night are almost equal length all over the world.  Little Lions Head is a fantastic walk above Llundudno and we hear it is a beautiful autumn equinox sacred site.  Chapman's Peak Hike is…
Monday, 05 March 2018 09:11
The 40th edition of biggest timed bicycle race in the world takes place on the 11 March 2018 - The Cape Town Cycle Tour, with some 40,000 cyclists participating in the annual event. With the MTB races and Junior races completed this past weekend, all eyes will be focused on Sunday's event and local and visiting riders will be out and about with final preparations.  Chapman’s Peak Drive is the premier training route for the…
Thursday, 11 January 2018 15:44
Entilini Operations wanted to thank all its Chapman's Peak Drive frequent users for their continued support particularly during the winter period of 2017 and ran a prize reward whereby all registered frequent users (even new ones) were included in a lucky draw to win prizes worth R10,000 to be a tourist in our own city!  Some T's and C's applied.  Thanks to all the Chapman's Peak Drive registered Frequent Users who took the time and effort…
Wednesday, 07 February 2018 12:53
There’s always something happening in Cape Town.  During the summer Capetonians there is a range of outdoor festivals and events - sports, culture and music-related. Winter hosts comedy, theatre, food & wine shows and there is always music and markets. Below is a selection of some of the major events in Cape Town for 2018, important to know for your travel planning - for some you may need to use Chapmans's Peak Drive and some…
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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.