|Boulders African Penguin Colony Simon's Town|
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony in Table Mountain National Park
Ph: SA+(0)21 786 2329 for opening times and info
A PAIR OF AFRICAN PENGUINS
You can visit the African Penguins in their colony from 08h00 to 17h00, the gates of the park open daily and there is an entrance fee to pay as you are entering the Table Mountain National Park. There are public bathing beaches, parking and restaurants at both ends, some of the best secret bathing beaches on the Cape Peninsula are to be found within a 20 min walk. Read more about the African Penguin here.
THE BOARDWALK TO THE BOULDERS NESTING BEACH
A PENGUIN CHICK BEFORE MOULTING, WITH PARENT IN NEST
To get there: Follow the main road through Simon's Town. At the end of Simon's Town, after the big Navy compound on the seaside, penguin colony entry signs - at the begining it is signposted "Seaforth Beach" OR at the end it is signed "Boulders Beach". The pathway to the Penguin colony runs through these two areas and you can walk down a boardwalk onto their nesting beach.
MAP OF CAPE TOWN & THE WINELANDS WILL SHOW YOU THE WAY
SMALL MAP BELOW TO HELP YOU FIND BOULDERS BEACH