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A 15 minute drive north along the West Coast road is all it takes for you to be whisked from Sonskyn Guest House to a drop zone that boasts one of the best views in the world from altitude. You can either experience a Tandem Skydive, or learn to Skydive.
Take Kite Surfing lessons in Cape Town at one of the best kite surfing beaches at Sonskyn Guest House. On offer is a comprehensive learning program for beginners and intermediate riders. You will receive significant individual attention. Private lessons for groups by arrangement.
Cape Town is a unique and popular diving destination, affected by both the Agulhas and the Benguela currents. Being so close to the sea, we can offer dives daily. There are a huge variety of dive sites within close range, from shallow shore entries with kelp forests to deeper wreck and reef dives.
Diving With Great White Sharks
Great White Shark cage diving is one of the "must do's" for any tourist when visiting Cape Town. There is no better way to see the great white shark in their own natural environment, than to cage dive with these super predators. Shark cage diving is truly a wonderful way to get up close and personal with one of the most magnificent ocean creatures, the Great White Shark
The Cape Peninsula National Park stretches for approximately 60km from Table Mountain to Cape Point. The mountains offer a variety of excellent day walks that are great fun. You can enjoy a pleasant easy hike accompanied by a field guide who will give you info on the various flora and fauna on route. These trips can be half-day or full-day depending on your fancy.
Deep Sea Fishing
Cape Town is fast becoming the place to be for large Game Fishing, with professional charter companies operating from Hout Bay. The warm Mozambique current is found approximately 40 miles off Cape Point and with it an abundance of large Game Fish including Long Fin Tunny, Yellow Fin Tunny and Marlin.
Whether you want to cycle to the Cape of Good Hope through the Nature Reserve, or do some radical downhill runs in a forest/mountain environment, the choice is yours. Tokai Forest, the Capes most popular mountain biking destination offers more than 40km of maintained downhill tracks. The setting is fantastic and if you are fit enough you can reach the very top of the Constantiaberg mountain range, enjoying spectacular views of Table Mountain and go as far as Cape Point.
Experiencing the Beauty of Cape Town with a Helicopter flight is an absolute must. Flights over the Cape Peninsula, to the Cape Point or over the West Coast are on offer seven days a week, weather permitting. The more adventurous can experience the exhilaration of flying in an ex Vietnam US Marine Corps Huey Helicopter with all the doors in an open position & simulated combat flying, the wind force is as high as your adrenalin rush!
By far the most exciting thing on 4 wheels, Quad Biking is a rush like no other. There several different quad bike tracks or trails and hire outlets available to choose from within a 20-40 minute drive from Sonskyn Guest House. The trails twist and wind through sand and bush, offering climbs, descents, technical sections and flat out straights. The scenic beauty adds to the pleasure.