Cape Town is the ultimate destination for adventure travelers and adrenaline seekers. If you’re looking to do something out of the ordinary then fear not as we’ve got you covered. We have put together 5 of the best activities you should try if you love challenging yourself. So fasten your seat belts and join us on a thrilling ride…

TANDEM SKYDIVING

Take the plunge and tick off one of the most daring items on your bucket list with a Skydive in Cape Town. After a 15-minute briefing on the ground, the plane takes you up into the sky. On this 20 minute flight, you can enjoy the best views of Cape Town, Robben Island, Table Mountain and the West Coast. Take one last deep breath, and then it’s time to jump from 9000ft hurtling 120mph/200kph towards the ground. After 30 seconds of free-fall, your tandem master opens the parachute and you can enjoy the breathtaking views one more time during a peaceful parachute down.

SHARK CAGE DIVING

There are few things as thrilling as getting up close and personal with the ocean’s largest shark. Great Whites call the Cape coast home: the temperature is perfect and food is plentiful. Shark cage diving is certainly to be ticked off your adrenaline junkie bucket list and you will never forget the moment you came face to face with these magnificent toothy creatures!

HELICOPTER FLIGHT

One of the most epic ways to take in the spectacular views of Cape Town and the surrounding area has got to be a helicopter flight. Taking off from the V&A Waterfront, you glide over the City Bowl, Green Point, and Sea Point, to Clifton, Camps Bay and Twelve Apostles. Be sure to take along your camera for some picture perfect snaps!

SAND BOARDING AND QUAD BIKING

hit the Atlantis Dunes (just 30 mins from the center of Cape Town) up the beautiful West Coast of South Africa for quad-biking and sand-boarding fun filled day! This is one adventure thrilling combo that you do not want to miss out on!

BUNGEE JUMPING

Enjoy Africa’s highest bungee jump. Bloukrans Bridge Bungy offers you a jump from 216 metres above sea level and will satisfy all thrill seekers out there!

If you would like to try out any of these thrilling adventures be sure to chat to our friendly travel desk or drop our travel guru, Phil an e-mail: travel@neverathomehostels.com