From Gordon's Bay one can undertake a Fishing Rod Route. Among other things the Big Game Fishing areas at Cape Point can be visited.
In the nearby Hottentots mountains the various flora and fauna can be experienced on established hiking trails
e.g. Hermanus, Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Paarl, Kaphalbinsel, Bloubergbeach
The Strand beach is safe for swimming and only 5min per car away.