Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa, Cape Agulhas

4.5
#1 of 9 in Historic Sites in Overberg District
See where the Indian Ocean meets the Atlantic by visiting Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa, known for its choppy, tall waves and violent storms, resulting in a multitude of shipwrecks over the years. Enjoy a pleasant boardwalk stroll to the monument that signifies the meeting point of the oceans, or climb the lighthouse, built in 1848, for a panoramic view of the scenic coast. Exploring the surrounding area, a nature reserve, you might spot endangered bird species, and even a few southern right whales. Arrange to visit Cape Agulhas - Southernmost Tip of Africa and other attractions in Cape Agulhas using our Cape Agulhas itinerary maker .
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  • What makes this place special is the fact that this is the southern most tip of Africa and also the dividing line between Atlantic and Indian Ocean. So a photograph and having been here is must :), co...  more »
  • We love our 'extreme' spots, so this was a must. Not much there, so don't expect 'entertainment', but just enjoy the fact that the place is iconic in itself. And the next land mass is Antarctica! :)  more »
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