Twelve Apostles, Cape Town

#6 of 17 in Nature in Cape Town
Geologic Formation · Hidden Gem · Mountain
Hike the scenic trails of Twelve Apostles, a series of twelve peaks that extend from Table Mountain, overlooking the Atlantic part of the Cape Peninsula. You can walk for hours on some of the hiking paths while experiencing panoramic views of Table Mountain and the sandy beaches below. If you don't feel like walking, you can admire the peaks from your own vehicle via the picturesque Victoria Road--it's a long, smooth drive that offers ocean views. Work out when and for how long to visit Twelve Apostles and other Cape Town attractions using our handy Cape Town day trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Twelve Apostles
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Tours to Twelve Apostles

Twelve Apostles reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
1,078 reviews
  • Money well spent at this 5 star hotel. This hotel deserves all the accolades it receives. The staff are so well trained. In particular, the front desk manager, Miss Patience France was exceptional...  more »
  • Table Mountain National Park includes these 12 Apostles (according to our tour guide.) So we picked up a few things along the way. Camps Bay is below. Best for a HOT day or clear. We caught it a...  more »
  • Always a treat to be here.
  • Fantastic

Plan your trip to Cape Town

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.