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“ye cannae whack it!” 5 of 5 stars
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Table Mountain
Table Mountain National Park, South Africa
+27 (0)12 426 5000
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Activities: Hiking
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The mountain in the middle of Cape Town offers many hikes and magnificent views in all directions.
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“ye cannae whack it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

pure dead brilliant it wiz! fur those who dinnae parliamo glasgow Table Mountain is one of the natural wonders of the world which should not be ignored any time you are in Cape Town. The changing seasons bring different flora and fauna as do the weather conditions. fantastic views varied walks and very reasonable mountain top restaurant make this an essential destination.

Visited October 2012
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“Truly wonderful!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

The cable car is fantastic and once on the top there are easy walking trails with stupendous views-don't miss it!

Visited January 2013
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“Table Mountain”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

What a great view and the stonework is incredible we just loved it pick a day when it's clear and not windy or you may be walking down we picked a great day just perfect

Visited January 2013
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“Be prepared, It is COLD there”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

I have not been there is a few years, but vividly remember how cold it was at the top of the mountain at night, early evening late summer. Walking Cape Town the Temp was a beautiful 75/78 or so and at the top of the mountain it was in the 50s and the wind was howling. A t-shirt won't cut it, you need a wind breaker at least. Yes it has great views but just be ready for that cold

Visited March 2012
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“What out for the giant rabbits!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

I have been to table mountain several times, the first time back in the early nineties when the cable cars were the old red ones(one on display at the entrance to the current entrance), they were pretty scarey compared to the excellent revolving ones installed today. A great experience, amazing views and quite strange too see the rather large Rock Dassies that inhabit the table of the mountain, a bit like cross between a giant rabbit & a beaver! some are quite tame and will take food from you quite happily(though not allowed!). For the brave walking down is quite an experience too, but be prepared for a long rest after!!!

Visited March 2012
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