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*The water, from the Indian Ocean, is warmed by the Agulhas current, and is around 5°C warmer than the Atlantic Ocean water on the western side of the [[Cape Peninsula]]. Locals love to go swimming all year round. If you are staying near the Peninsula, you can also go to the beaches at [[Muizenberg]] or [[Simon's Town]] and enjoy a day at the penguin colony at [[Boulders|Boulders Beach]].
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*The ocean water in False Bay (''on the eastern side of the peninsula'') is around 5°C warmer than the ocean water along the [[Atlantic Seaboard]] (''on the western side of the peninsula''). This makes swimming possible all year round.
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*You can visit the beaches at [[Muizenberg]] or [[Simon's Town]] and enjoy a day at the penguin colony at [[Boulders|Boulders Beach]].
 
*The [[African flora and fauna|Southern Right Whale]] can often be seen in the False Bay, especially during the whale season (about August to November). A good spot to see whales is at Cape Point in the [[Table Mountain National Park]].
 
*The [[African flora and fauna|Southern Right Whale]] can often be seen in the False Bay, especially during the whale season (about August to November). A good spot to see whales is at Cape Point in the [[Table Mountain National Park]].
 
  
 
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False Bay is located on the eastern side of the Cape Peninsula of South Africa.

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  • The ocean water in False Bay (on the eastern side of the peninsula) is around 5°C warmer than the ocean water along the Atlantic Seaboard (on the western side of the peninsula). This makes swimming possible all year round.
  • You can visit the beaches at Muizenberg or Simon's Town and enjoy a day at the penguin colony at Boulders Beach.
  • The Southern Right Whale can often be seen in the False Bay, especially during the whale season (about August to November). A good spot to see whales is at Cape Point in the Table Mountain National Park.

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