V&A Waterfront activities for every price range

Free activities

  • Skate, picnic and play basketball at Battery Park 
  • Let your children roam free at our kids’ play areas 
  • Enjoy our scenic 2.5km and 5km running routes
  • Visit the seal landings at the Two Oceans Aquarium and at the Nelson Mandela Gateway (Clock Tower District)
  • Explore our neighbourhood with a self-guided audio tour, ‘Reinventing the Tavern of the Seas’

Snap your Instagram pic at one of these iconic spots: 

  • Yellow frames next to Den Anker and in the Silo District
  • Graffiti murals at Battery Park, Silo District and Watershed
  • Nobel Square, with bronze sculptures by internationally acclaimed artist Claudette Schreuders of the late Nkosi Albert Luthuli, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, former State President FW de Klerk and former President Nelson Mandela
  • Bronze statue of Oscar the Cape Fur Seal, in front of Table Bay Hotel, on the harbour side


R50 – R210


R250 – R500


Out to sea (boat rides range from R100-R500 pp)