Thursday, 30 June 2016 12:37
The annual increase of the Chapman’s Peak Drive toll tariff fees will take effect on 1 July 2016. 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. For a light motor vehicle,…
Thursday, 01 September 2016 10:55
September in the Southern Hemisphere heralds spring time.  It is a gorgeous time of year in Cape Town and with the spring blossoms and warmer days, it's a great time to get fit for summer and enjoy the natural spectacle that is Cape Town. We recommend taking a hike, and getting out there and what better place to hike, than Chapman's Peak itself. It is a moderate hike that should take an easy 3 hours…
Thursday, 01 September 2016 10:55
September in the Southern Hemisphere heralds spring time.  It is a gorgeous time of year in Cape Town and with the spring blossoms and warmer days, it's a great time to get fit for summer and enjoy the natural spectacle that is Cape Town. We recommend taking a hike, and getting out there and what better place to hike, than Chapman's Peak itself. It is a moderate hike that should take an easy 3 hours…
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 17:09
#Chappies as we are fondly known as, is more often than not in the list of Top 10 Reasons to Visit Cape Town or Top 10 Things to Do in Cape Town and even in the Top 10 Drives in South Africa. Mostly #Chappies is described as a spectacular scenic route and a must do activity in Cape Town.  There is more to Chapman's Peak Drive than meets the eye!   For some people driving…
Monday, 18 April 2016 16:42
You can get a cup of coffee pretty much anywhere in the world, but Cape Town is a special place and there are some truly notable spots where you can opt to caffeinate.  Some people can't start their day without it, some people drink it for a pick me up in the middle of the day and some people just drink it - often.  Coffee and Coffee shops mean different things to different people .…
Friday, 26 February 2016 10:18
The much loved Cape Town Cycle Tour takes place on Sunday 6 March 2016. The excitement is palpable as the 109km race returns to its’ original route which includes Chapman’s Peak Drive. After the damage caused by the Wild Fires of March 2015, the Cape Town Cycle Tour followed a shortened route due to safety issues. There is little doubt that cyclists are very #happychappies about the original route being back in the mix. We do need to warn our…
Friday, 26 February 2016 09:00
Pedal Power Association are hosting a STAY WIDER OF THE RIDER AWARENESS RIDE this Saturday 27 February 2016. This is an awareness ride and is an untimed event. Groups of 50 cyclists at a time will be departing from the parking area at Maiden's Cove at 2 minute intervals from 07h00. The cut-off time is 11h00. PPA urges all cyclists wanting a safer cycling environment to join them for this ride. There is no entry fee, but it…
Monday, 15 February 2016 10:01
Celebrating  the Best of Chapman's Peak Drive in modern monochrome.  Enter now to Win a set of double tickets for show and dinner at Cafe Roux Sessions! The Chapman's Peak Drive Frequent User card features an historical Black and White image of the drive.  We are  in the process of ordering new cards and would like YOU to help us with a new photo for the cards!   Send us your Black & White picturesque moments or…
Tuesday, 09 February 2016 10:49
On the 6 March 2016,  the Cape Town Cycle Tour will be taking place.  This is one of the most popular and spectacular cycling races on the planet and it is definitely the largest timed cycle race in the world.   The 2015 Cape Town Cycle Tour, dubbed the Show you Care Solidarity Ride, drew nearly 34000 cyclists who pedalled a substantially reduced 47km route in support of the fire fighters who battled the blaze and residents affected…
Monday, 14 December 2015 12:30
Life is good at Chapman’s Peak Toll Plaza.  A new Point – of-Sale machine has been installed at the Toll Plaza office.  The machine is located inside and will be utilized for payments and for Frequent User top-up payments.   In addition to accepting credit cards,  the system will help to alleviate congestion at the toll plaza lanes if there are any card issues. If there should be any congestion in the toll lanes, particularly during…
CHAPMANS PEAK IS CLOSED
OPEN, GOOD CONDITIONS, 0217918220
Visibility
16.13 km
Wind Direction
SW
Temperature
16.48ºC
Windspeed
1.37 km/h
Updated 12/19/2018 03:22:50
Maintenance in Progress, information may not be accurate!

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  • 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.