Home to one of the world’s most famous views of Table Mountain, Blouberg also hosts picturesque views of the Atlantic Ocean, Robben Island and even the Stellenbosch mountains. The white, sandy beaches welcome dog lovers, kite-surfers and bathers. The well-known international kitesurfing competition, Red Bull King of the Air, takes place in Big Bay every year. Blouberg also boasts precious gems like the Blue Peter Hotel, Eden on the Bay, On the Rocks and Ons Huisie restaurants and while you’re at it, broaden your environmental knowledge and tantalise your senses, by paying a visit to the Blaauwberg Nature Reserve and the First South African Perfume Museum in this area. Sub-areas in Blouberg include Bloubergstrand, Flamingo Vlei, Sunridge, West Riding, Parklands and Killarney.