Oatlands | Activities Home Accommodation Facilities Activities Rates Contact Some of the activities in and around the Cape Step into Simon's Town Dating back to the middle 1700's and then called Simon's Bay, the town reflects it's naval history in many ways. The dockyards being the most obvious. A dozen restaurants grace the town and the mecca of deep sea fishermen can be reached by talking to the Yacht Club Commodore. Visit the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront The enchantment of the V&A lies in the fact that it is set amidst a working vibrant commercial harbour. The developed amusement and entertainment buildings occupy a very large area with pubs, theatres, markets, restaurants, specialty shops and travel service companies. Visit Kalk and Hout Bay Harbours Hout Bay and Kalk Bay (pictured) offer the keen photographer unlimited opportunities to capture that shot you dream of getting. Both harbours have a selection of seafood to tickle the palate of any fish connoiseur. Kalk bay is also only a short walk away from a plethora of antique shops. The World of Birds World of Birds is the largest bird park in Africa and one of the few large bird parks in the World. Over 3 000 birds (and small animals) of 400 different species are uniquely presented in more than 100 spacious landscaped walk through aviaries, allowing you the most intimate closeness with nature. The Cape Peninsula The Cape Peninsula is a generally rocky peninsula that juts out into the Atlantic Ocean at the south-western extremity of the African continent. At the southern end of the peninsula are Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope. On the northern end is Table Mountain, overlooking Cape Town, South Africa. The Cape Winelands The Cape Winelands is situated in close proximity to Cape Town, with the towns of Stellenbosch and Paarl less than 30 minutes drive from Cape Town International Airport.The Cape Winelands district is situated next to the Cape Metropolitan area and encloses 22 309 km². Historic Stellenbosch In the center of the Winelands, 30 Minutes from Cape Town or 35 from Simon's Town (along the R310), Stellenbosch, established in 1679 is the second oldest town in the country. It is famous for its old architecture, peaceful atmosphere, excuisite wines and beautiful nature. Shark Cage diving in False Bay False Bay truly is a very special place and it is a privilege to do what we do. Based on this it is our aim that above all your shark cage diving trip is one in which you will come away with an appreciation for the wildlife we are fortunate to encounter. Boulders Penguin Colony Within a two minute drive is Boulders Penguin Colony, home to a growing colony of the vulnerable African Penguin. Wooden walkways allow visitors to view the penguins in their natural habitat and there is also a new information centre.