Muizenberg Like a Local

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    24 Feb 2015
    Clock 40min      Length1mi
    Rating
    29 ratings
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    Tourdescription About the audio tour

    This walk takes you off the beaten path, to all the spots that Muizenbergers love. Your host is Coleen, a member of Cape Town Tourism's content team. She lives here and knows its curious little shops, studios and eateries intimately, but she'll also guide you to all the iconic sights this humble village has to offer. So, step into the shoes of a seasoned local, and enjoy a relaxed seaside stroll!

    Majorlandmarks Major Landmarks

    Bathing boxes, Cafe Majestic, The Cob House, The Beachfront, Surfer's Corner, Bluebird Garage, Gary's Surf School, Masque Theatre

    Startingpoint Directions to starting point

    Take the Southern Line train, and get off at False Bay Station. The route starts in the parking lot to the west of False Bay Station, on the same side of the railway as the mountain.

    Tips Tips

    Places to stop along the way:

    Bluebird Garage Market, SoBeit Studio,The Cob House, lovely shops on Palmer road, eateries at the beach front, Gary's Surf School, Surfer's Corner, The Muizenberg Vlei, The Corner Surf Shop, Carla's.

    Best time to walk:

    Any time during daylight. On Friday afternoons from 4 pm, you'll be able to visit the Bluebird Garage market.

    Precautions:

    Keep an eye on your belongings, and check the weather beforehand. Muizenberg can be rather windy.

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    Muizenberg comes alive and you can't help but see thing differently afterwards

    Posted by Matthew Grant , over 2 years ago
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    What a lovely, interesting walk! The 40 minutes flew by and made me wish it was longer. Coleen has a great, melodic voice for narration. I'm definitely hooked, this is the first of many VoiceMap walks for me.

    Missing

    Lived in the area for a while and the walk showed me some things I didn't know existed. A very fun walk and amusing commentary. Must be capped off by a stay at Stoked backpackers - best rooftop views in Muizenberg!!

    Posted by Janine , almost 4 years ago
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    I've always stayed close to Muizenberg's beach - I don't think I've ever been into its "village". But after this walk and a drink at the Village Inn, I think it must be one of Cape Town's more interesting, more closely knit communities.

    Posted by Iain Manley , about 4 years ago
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    This walk had be discovering a side to Muizenberg I had no idea existed. so much more than just a beach town!

    Posted by Nicole Biondi , about 4 years ago

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