Almondbury Cottage - contemporary modern living in Zwaanswyk, Cape Town
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is world renowned for the beauty and diversity
of the Cape flora it displays and for the magnificence of its setting against the
eastern slopes of Table Mountain. Kirstenbosch grows only indigenous South African
plants. The Kirstenbosch estate covers 528 hectares and supports a diverse fynbos
flora and natural forest. The cultivated garden (36 hectares) displays collections
of South African plants, particularly those from the winter rainfall region of the
country. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens is a haven for families on hot days.
Find a spot near the Dell where kids can splash away in the stream or play on the
big lawn, climb trees or spot guinea fowl.