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Aerial Cableway Harbeespoort

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Address: Plot 3 Melodie Hartbeespoort | 45 mins from Jhb and Pta towards Sun City, Hartbeespoort 0260, South Africa
Phone Number: 122539910
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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this is a must do when in Harties - or make it the reason it is worth the 1 hour drive from Johannesburg. World class and well managed. We went on a cloudy day with a storm... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

this is a must do when in Harties - or make it the reason it is worth the 1 hour drive from Johannesburg. World class and well managed. We went on a cloudy day with a storm approaching and it was spectacular. Paack your full camera gear, it would be worthh the trouble. I took these shot with my phone... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Aerial cableway is a must to on any travellers list to Hartbeespoort. A bit pricey at R175 per adult, the view at the top is incredible. Lots of photo ops. I would have preferred a bit more history on the actual cableway. The cable cars were safe and modern.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Very well organized. The trip up is a bit pricey, but the snacks and drinks at the top are very reasonably priced. The cable cars seem very safe, and it's nice to know they have generator power (we experienced it in action). Will definitely go back on a clear day since it has an AWESOME view of North-West and Gauteng.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The view on top of the mountain was just incredible, I really enjoyed it though I think that it was a bit expensive but once you get to the top of the mountain and see the clouds hanging over the water and mountain it is just amazing. I would definitely recommend someone to go there. I won't go anytime soon... More 

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89 reviews 89 reviews
52 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We visited this around 10 am on a Tuesday to find no queues and a car to ourselves. The trip to the top only takes a few minutes and is well worth it for the view, though it would be a shame if it wasn't! The view is every bit as spectacular as that from Table Mountain, though obviously somewhat... More 

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Johannesburg
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51 reviews 51 reviews
4 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Whilst overpriced, the cableway is OK - overpriced sufficiently for me not to go again though! However, the bad experience is what you get once you get to the top - there are two food locations that you queue for, order, pay, and wait ( both use the same system ) - it took 75 minutes for three hamburgers!! If... More 

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Paarl, South Africa
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194 reviews 194 reviews
75 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

The cable car centre was revamped and is now world class. Each cable car seats 6 passengers. A thrilling trip both up and down.

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Midrand, South Africa
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Harties Ariel Cable way has been rennovated some time back now but the last time I visited it was very old and run down. I was very impressed with the revamped version. The restaurants are good, the toilets are very well maintained and cleaned regularly. The improved cable cars feel safe and provide a great view. The children playground at... More 

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Alberton, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This is also worth to try. Such a lovely view over the dam and Harties area. The cable cars are much smaller than those at Table Mountain but still enjoyably.

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Montreal, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I last visited this place in the 90's. The difference is mind blowing. It has been completely re-built, the architecture so beautiful and very sympathetic to the environment. Brand new cable cars give a feeling of safety and the views to die for. Once on top the walks are stunning and the rest stops/bars etc pure quality. You can spend... More 

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