Wednesday, 21 September 2016 15:51
People of the South Peninsula - you've chosen a lifestyle. The idyllic beautiful residential zone of the South Peninsula - community and family oriented, close to beaches and mountains and services.  People in the Beautiful South are becoming grumpy as traffic congestion to and from work impacts their daily lives and moods.   Stress is aggravated by the distance and time spent on a journey as well as the number of roads on a trip.  Time…
Monday, 12 September 2016 12:27
Transport for Cape Town, the City of Cape Town’s transport authority, will host a public information session about the Kommetjie Road project which is to commence by the end of October 2016, if all goes as planned. Residents from Kommetjie in the far south and interested and affected parties are requested to please attend this important meeting. Read more below: The City of Cape Town has committed to spend R750 million on road infrastructure projects…
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…
CHAPMANS PEAK IS CLOSED
OPEN, RAINY CONDITIONS, 0217918220
Visibility
16.13 km
Wind Direction
NW
Temperature
17.96ºC
Windspeed
3.15 km/h
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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.