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Address: Table Mountain National Park, South Africa
Phone Number:
+27 12 426 5000
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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The mountain in the middle of Cape Town offers many hikes and magnificent...

The mountain in the middle of Cape Town offers many hikes and magnificent views in all directions.

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Nice hike and view

We used the hike as training for table mountain. The view from lions head is great and the way up is in a good condition

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
borja p
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We used the hike as training for table mountain. The view from lions head is great and the way up is in a good condition

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Thank borja p
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

No experience or view is as amazing as from table Mountain. Hope for a sunny day and just go up the mountain. Either hike or take the awesome cable car ride. Do take a guided walk which is free and you will gain insights into not only the flora and fauna of Table Mountain but also interesting trivia about Cape... More 

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Thank Kanan D
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Every summer Me and my closest friends ensure to have a sunset on Table Mountain. Never failed our expectations, and each time it gets more and more amazing!

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Thank AndreiaSalalidis
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No-one can explain the absolute delight of many surprises en route to heavens door , to see the indigenous orchid Disa flower in its natural habitat was the crowning glory of this experience, and the sense of victory when looking up at the mountain and knowing you have scaled the heights of this natural wonder of the world . Do... More 

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Thank odj2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You have to do the mountain especially if it's your first visit here. Super views and a good walk around the top. Take the cable car, or, if you're fit, you can have a wonderful scenic walk to the top which would take about 2 hours (plenty of sun cream needed as you're exposed). Part of being in Cape Town.

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Thank Peter I
Harare, Zimbabwe
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Myself and a group of friends hiked table mountain. For those who are keen on hiking, ensure that you know which route you are taking up the mountain and have done your research on it. Take lots of snacks and water as you easily get dehydrated and tired. I wouldn't recommend climbing down as it is incredibly dangerous and a... More 

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Thank Savannah A
Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fabulous views from the top and walks ranging from easy to moderately challenging. The cable car ride itself is a treat as are the quokkas and abseilers once you are up there! Be flexible when to go and take the first opportunity as wind often closes the cable car operation and cloud can spoil the views.

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Thank AdrianB144
The Shire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the moderate route, not the hardest not the easier, and it took just under 2 hours. We had a wonderful walk up. It can get very hot so take plenty of water. There's a well-stocked cafe at the top.

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Thank Le-Tardoire
Altona, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The views are stunning when the weather is right. There's lots of places to wander off and be by yourself in the incredible scenery. This is a 360 experience, so don't miss out on the views to the South, West, and East, not just the view to the North over Cape Town and Table Bay. It's good also to pay... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited in summer and wanted to try ascending on foot, so I hiked up the Platteklip Gorge. While the trail isn't super challenging (only steep part is in the beginning and possibly the end), there isn't any shade at all and despite taking precautions I could feel my skin burning off from the intense African sun. The views were... More 

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