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Signal Hill

Address: Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Private Tour
$66*
and up
Private Tour: Cape Town City Highlights
91%
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Mountains, Outdoors
Fee: No
Owner description: Signal Hill is so named because it was a site for flying flags to...
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Type: Mountains, Outdoors
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Signal Hill is so named because it was a site for flying flags to communicate weather conditions, thus providing opportune vistas of spectacular views.
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

I think it's a really nice place to live and has very good views!! We don't mind having visitors to the area, it helps with the economy, just take any rubbish back to your hotel or put it in the bin!

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

I love the lookout point on top of this hill. With 270 degree views of Cape Town, this magnificent site is ideal around sun set. Take along some wine and enjoy how the view changes as the sun sets and the lights come on. Be aware of security and don't wander too far down the paths that lead away from... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

Came up here to watch the sunset and it was fun. Lots of people milling around having barbecues and enjoying the place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

Beautiful views anytime of day from sunrise to sunset. Do check the weather before you go as it will either make or break your experience.

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Zurrieq, Malta
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7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

One of the highlights of Cape Town why not try a tandem jump from Signal hill truly amazing easy access by car and some great photo opportunities once in a life time.Then walk back around the sorounding mountain for more views

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

Amazing place to go for a sunset or sunrise. It is advised that you bring a blanket because it can get windy sometimes. You will love the place. Worth the tour.

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Sussex
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We went for the sunset visit and again a tremendous view and occasion.....but take some warm clothes as it gets windy and cold up there

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Clear day not a cloud in site, long way up ,don't try and walk it to dangerous. We went up by car ,a bit scary on some corner, but been up worse ,road is in very good condition and small car park at top , some places to stop on the way up or down . is a national park... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The road was a bit scary on the way up but well worth it for the view and when I saw buses at the top my fears subsided as if they could get there and back ok then my car could! Take a picnic and watch the sun go down, it's wonderful.

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Arlington, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The sunset and the views from signal hill is just too beautiful, This is a must for every tourist to see cape town from the Top

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