Depart at from your hotel this morning and embark on a walk through the Company Gardens towards the city center. Stroll past the National Library, Cape Town Parliament and St George’s Cathedral on your way to The Cape Gallery set in the heart of the old city off the Church Street walking mall flanked by colorful Georgian and Dutch facades. Here you will find some of the oldest and prestigious galleries, antique shops and auction houses in Cape Town. Then return to the Company Gardens for a visit to the South African National Gallery, which houses outstanding collections of South African, British, French, Dutch and Flemish art.
Travel to the village of Muizenberg and visit Casa Labia. Built in 1929 to reflect the spirit of 18th century Venice, Casa Labia is the former Muizenberg residence of Count and Countess Natale Labia. Casa Labia is home to a contemporary South African art gallery, an uber-stylish Africa nova boutique as well as a celebrated Italian café, where you can enjoy a light lunch. Finish your day in the quaint seaside village of Kalk Bay where the pace is a little slower with its quirky shops, antiques, crafts and art. Visit the Kalk Bay Gallery which is reputed to be one of the most comprehensive selections of contemporary, original South African art. Return to Cape Town in the late afternoon. Tonight we recommend reservations at The Pot Luck Club & Gallery, renowned South African chef Luke Dale-Roberts which offers tapas and a rotating gallery of art work. Overnight Ellerman House. Breakfast.