Explore all of Cape Town, Famous for its sun, sea and scenery

We are beyond a backpackers. A rest to the wayfaring, a sojourner’s sweet respite. A happy hacienda where you can breathe and let your mind be still, or laugh until your belly hurts.


It’s where joy, love and community come together to let you know you’ve arrived. Where the lines between friendship and family are blurred.

Sizzle with us at The Big Braai Night – a weekly taste of South African braai bliss.

Join us for our big braai they happen once a week, come experience a local South African Braai (Barbecue) prepared by our local team in house.

Everyday day is a an adventure at the big, let our team help you book your dive experience.

Dive into adventure at The Big – let us arrange your unforgettable Calp forest experience.

Paraglide over scenic Cape Town town land scape.

Soar above Cape Town's stunning landscape – paraglide with us for an unforgettable journey.

Brace your feers if you are not afraid of the jaws of life, take a deep dive with us.

Brave the depths with us – take a thrilling dive into the jaws of life if you dare.

Witness the wonder of nature with our whale watching tours.

Witness the wonder of nature with our whale watching tours. Get up close and personal with these majestic giants.

Embark on an unforgettable journey with our overland tours.

Explore the beauty of South Africa like never before.

Feel the rush of adrenaline with skydiving and experience the thrill of free falling from the sky.
Discover the heart and soul of South Africa with our township tours and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and community spirit.
Experience the magic of the ocean with seal snorkelling.

Swim alongside these playful creatures in their natural habitat.

Indulge your senses with our wine tours and savour the finest wines and breathtaking scenery of South Africa's wine regions.

Limited Time Special

Escape the routine and dive into an adventure with our mid-year special accommodation offer!

Valid between Sunday to Thursdays, starting April and ending in July 2024!

Inquire now at info@bigbackpackers.com

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