Did you know that half the world’s gemstones are found in Southern Africa? Fun for adults and children alike, the Scratch Patch gives visitors a chance to hunt through hundreds and thousands of polished gemstones that literally cover the floor and see how rough stones become polished in the world’s largest gemstone tumbling factory.
Dido Valley Road, Simon’s Town, Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:45pm, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays 9:00am – 5:30pm. Nominal charge for collected stones. Tel: 021 786-2020