Monday, 29 May 2017 11:24
Did you know that you can use PART of Chapman's Peak Drive for free? The Chapman's Peak Drive Day Pass allows use of the designated picnic areas, viewing spots and mountain trails, before the Day Pass Control Point from the Hout Bay side only - and you don't have to pay the toll tariff. How does the Day Pass work? The Day Pass is valid from the Hout Bay entrance only and can be used…
Monday, 22 May 2017 11:11
Chapman’s Peak Drive is perhaps one of the world’s most beautiful and exhilarating routes to drive, cycle or even ramble.  It’s no surprise that it is an integral part of two sporting events: The Two Oceans Marathon and the Cape Argus Cycle Race.  Anywhere that draws both motorists and cyclists, be it a spectacular mountain road like Chappies, or a bustling city centre, has to face the same issue, and it is the most important…
Thursday, 30 March 2017 12:14
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, 15 April 2017 in Cape Town (other subsidiary runs will take place on Good Friday, 14 April 2017). The 56km route will remain the same as usual - from the start in…
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 05:01
Discounted Tariffs are only applicable to users who have pre-registered at the office. The discounted tariff steps as promulgated by WCG are detailed in applicable category tariff. Refer also to Government Gazette for CPD Toll Tariffs. All Frequent user cards registered are issued against the account holder. No discounted rates are applicable for commercial use, like tour operators, including mini-buses and buses or businesses. Payment Method Frequent User Card issued by the Operator / Concessionaire…
Monday, 27 February 2017 11:20
The much loved Cape Town Cycle Tour  takes place on Sunday 12 March 2017.  The tour is a much loved Cape Town event, and is the largest individually timed cycle race!  Some 35 000 cyclists will take on the traditional 109 km route from the city centre, down the M3 through to Muizenberg and as far south as Smitswinkel. From there they will then head north again, over Chapman's Peak Drive and through Hout Bay…
Tuesday, 31 January 2017 12:31
Just over a month ago, we were surrounded with Red and Green Christmas decor and the frenzy of Christmas.  Now it's heart-shaped boxes and lots of red and pink ribbons, trying to entice us to celebrate our loved ones with special gifts. We don't want to ignore the lovey dovey stuff that comes in the build up to Valentine's day, but we'd prefer to show the love without all the commercialization.  No shopping required. #Chappies…
Saturday, 28 January 2017 11:03
Chapman's Peak Drive is rich in natural resources and Alien Vegetation Species are resource seekers. These plants disrupt our delicate eco-systems and steal our underground water. These plants can expand rapidly and seek to destroy 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 from…
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 15:18
It's holiday time in Cape Town,  it's summer and the festive season has begun.  Our magical city, welcomes visitors from all over the planet. Cape Town's star attractions are in high demand. Her accommodation establishments, her restaurants, her wineries, her beaches, her mountains and her roads are lively, and the city is bustling with energy and smiles.  Capetonians themselves love summer and relish their mountain walks, watery activities and their beach days (with granadilla lollies!)…
Friday, 25 November 2016 13:40
Summer is coming and with it the desire to get out and enjoy the beauty of Cape Town has intensified. There are few more beautiful spots in this gorgeous city of ours than Chapman's Peak Drive... and as always at this time of year, the walkers, the runners, the cyclists, the Sunday Drivers, the tour buses, the gobsmacked self-drive visitors join the daily commuters on Chapman's Peak Drive for the sheer joy & pleasure of…
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 09:15
We recently shared some information about the traffic congestion in the south peninsula. Three years of road-works are scheduled to start on Kommetjie Road and Ou Kaapse Weg, meaning that the congestion to and from the South Peninsula of Cape Town is not going to improve in the short term.  Residents of the South Peninsula have been very active on social media with complaints of congestion, safety and the huge amount of time to commute "over…
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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.