Top Budget Friendly Things To Do With Kids

Kids are expensive, right? So keeping them busy – especially during the holidays – can be quite challenging if you don’t want to spend a fortune every time you go out. But the good news is that there are plenty of budget-friendly places and activities in and around Cape Town that your children will absolutely enjoy!

This is a list of our recommendations for the best budget-friendly places to visit with your kids. All places mentioned below are either FREE or have an entrance fee under R100 per person.

  1. Melkbossie Farm Animal Sanctuary (FREE ENTRY)
  2. Cape Town Science Center (R80 per person)
  3. Green Point Park (FREE ENTRY)
  4. Giraffe House (from R55 per person)
  5. Exotic Animal World (from R49 per person, children under 3 FREE)
  6. Ratanga Park (FREE ENTRY)
  7. South African Airforce Museum (FREE ENTRY)
  8. Iziko South African Museum (from R15 per person, children under 5 FREE)
  9. Winelands Light Railway (from R70 per person)
  10. Blue Train Park (from R45 per person)
  11. The Purple Windmill Kids Play Park (from R75 per child)
  12. Take them to a beach in Cape Town

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