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Table Mountain

Table Mountain National Park, Tafelberg Rd, Gardens,, Table Mountain National Park 8001, South Africa
+27 81 762 5551
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The mountain in the middle of Cape Town offers many hikes and magnificent views in all directions.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Table Mountain National Park, Tafelberg Rd, Gardens,, Table Mountain National Park 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Table Mountain is a must visit when in Cape Town, especially on a clear day. Great views and a decent walk on top of Table Mountain to see Cape Town and the surrounding areas plus the topography and vegetation on Table Mountain itself.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must do/see We drove up to the entrance to the mountain and parked on one off the very narrow winding roads with car park spaces. In November it was absolutely roasting in the heat. But the further up the mountain there was more of...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Climb possible as a solo via Skeleton gorge, busy enough that you feel safe. Views at the top magnificent

Thank my_world_explorer
Reviewed 4 days ago

While Table Mountain is a bucket list place to visit, please note that there has been a recent spike in violent crime on the mountain. I would urge you to get in touch with local hiking groups (The Hikers Network) and cycling groups (Table Mountain...More

2  Thank 978robertv
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pre book the 7:30am cable car tickets via Website. Webtickets. It’s just a little bit more expensive but gives you priority access ahead of the queues that form from early. I was so glad we did that!! It’s just an awesome experience that your trip...More

Thank TravelL0ver007
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stunning views all around much of the Cape, after an enjoyable cable car ride where the floor rotates slowly so that everyone can have a 360 view on the way up and down. Great experience with great weather and only a little haze to spoil...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had been to Durban and Johannesburg but not to Cape Town. The city blew me away. It is so beautiful and vibrant and Table Mountain is what really makes it. One bit of advise get up early to go to,the top of the mountain...More

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 5 days ago

I didn't have the energy to do the walk/climb up the mountain, but used the cable car. Once up there, the spectacular views and variety of flora and fauna was unmissable

Thank LeedsAndy
Reviewed 6 days ago

When you visit the Cape Town area, this is their "Pride and Joy" and everyone will enjoy the beauty that surrounds this Southwest part of Africa. So nice to take it all in and just appreciate a very different look of what other areas of...More

Thank sandra n
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is definitely a must go in Cape Town. Before going, make sure to visit the table mountain website and check weather conditions. People usually say that is better to buy tickets in advance but when I went there, the ticket queue was actually pretty...More

Thank Alessandra_Naomi
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Mohamed S
December 31, 2017|
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Response from PigletWinnieAndRoo | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mohamed, Your 18 month old travels free! There is only shade at the buildings when at the top. The two Cafés are comfortable if you need shelter.
Sabrina L
December 25, 2017|
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Response from gauravbagga | Reviewed this property |
Their site is updated pretty often...best would be to call them and find out...ATB...hope you have a great trip
Brenda W
December 7, 2017|
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Response from kdgarlipp | Reviewed this property |
Went alone, but you can use the hop on hop off bus to get there and purchase the ticket at the ticket office. Best way to do re costs and weather. It took 1,5 hours waiting in queue up and 1,5 hours down and then 30 minutes... More