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“Hard hike” 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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Private Tour: Cape Town City Highlights
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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.
Halifax, Canada
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“Hard hike”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Did the skeleton gorge hike from the back of the mountain. Was a really hot day - didn't bring enough water, but the brit couple I met on way up and me enjoyed the pitchers of beer in the restuarant! This is a 5 hour hike, not too steep, but after a 1/3rd of the way up almost no cover. The temp is usually different on top of mountain, but the day we went it was 30 deg. and scorching everywhere. Ran into lots of people hiking - espcially near the top. After only using the cable car, hiking was a noce way to really meet the mountain.

Visited February 2014
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“Breathtaking Views”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

If you're up for the challenge, take the hike. It's a moderate to severe hike straight up and down, but the sense of accomplishment at the top + the views = one of my favorite experiences ever.

Visited January 2014
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“Family trip up near heaven”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We have been there before but this time we spend more time walking around and having fun, the day was not so cold or windy like other visits.
My eldest son was so impressed ( was his first time up) that I almost have to close his mouth. After two hours we reluctantly came down because we have other places to visit.
Just to drive up is a treat and we plan to hike up some other time.
A must in any visit to Cape Town

Visited April 2014
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“A beautiful hunk of nature in the city”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Table Mountain is one of the mountains encicling the bay. It is hugely prominent on tthe horizon, and easily accessible by gondola (not so easy by hiking up). It can be a little cool at the top, but there are good trails and great views in all directions.

Visited July 2014
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“Treasure”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Beautiful view of the city and ocean.Cable car ride is memorable.Very relaxing,you can walk for 2-3 hours easily and every step is with a view.

Visited June 2014
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