Hout Bay is a seaside village (although formally a neighbourhood of Cape Town) that is as diverse as it is picturesque. It is situated in a valley that requires you to travel over the Constantia nek Pass or via Chapman’s Peak. As such, it is surrounded by the beautiful mountains of the Western Cape and is bordered on the north by the Table Mountain National Park and by Oranjekloof to the north-west.
Chapman’s Peak has become a world-famous drive, taking one along the very edge of the mountain and showcasing uninterrupted, breath-taking views of the vast Atlantic Ocean. (more…)