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Table Mountain

Table Mountain National Park, South Africa
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The mountain in the middle of Cape Town offers many hikes and magnificent views in all directions.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Table Mountain National Park, South Africa
+27 12 426 5000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Finally managed to go up the mountain and it was breathtaking. Took the cable and the sunset view was something to remember.

Thank VincentRvanH
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great time enjoying the top of Table Mountain. It was a part of our Smart Tours package. So glad the weather was perfect for the viewing pleasure we got to experience. If it was not great weather wise - I don't think...More

Thank Janet T
Reviewed 2 days ago

We recently took our children up table mountain as they have never been. The free shuttle at the bottom carpark was fantastic and took us up to the ticket office. We had to wait in line to buy tickets but it took exactly 30 minutes...More

Thank NeilBuchner
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went up the mountain trail for the second time and loved it as much maybe even more than the first time. It was a crisp clear day in June with a clear blue sky and suprisingly warm temperature. The day learnt itself to some beautiful...More

Thank Chipili C
Reviewed 4 days ago

If everyone decide to visit Cape Town, i believe that Table Mountain has already on their bucketlist. So there is no doubt that this place is beautiful. But experiencing it 'live' is magical. Table Mountain is breathtaking in everyway possible. Along the way to get...More

Thank Doremia80
Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful backdrop for photographs, a wonderful trip in the cable car for a spectacular view of Cape Town. If you have the head for heights, absolutely do the abseiling with Abseil Africa, the view over the edge is incredible. My partner has a fear...More

Thank sidneymacsid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must do!!! If you're traveling during their fall months, the lines aren't as long for the cable cars and the view is simply breathtaking.

Thank HappyinATL2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Table Mountain is breathtaking. You can hike or take the cable car to the top. I liked the cable car because it rotates so you don't have to rush to get a "good spot". I went during the month of June, which is South Africa's...More

Thank educator26
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went early... There by 8:00 am. Got up to the top by 9:30am The lines were long and the busses many!! Beautiful to see the view from the top... Buy your ticket online... You get to go up first! to the top!!! Oh! Bring...More

Thank fluffella
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with friends and quite frankly I wasn't expecting all this beauty. The views are breathtaking, absolutely gorgeous especially during sunny days. You can even see Robben Island on clear days. If you're in Cape Town this is definitely a must-see place!

Thank Stella C
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We are interested in hiking up Table Mountain. Can this be done without a guide? For which routes or trails are guides necessary or not necessary?
May 18, 2017|
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Response from gleefully2014 | Reviewed this property |
I think Chritiaan has the experience said it best..good luck n enjoy!
I am going in August and wondered how long it would take me to hike up approximately i am just a general walker not a regular professional but mid 40s and physically fit
May 9, 2017|
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Response from Metokas | Reviewed this property |
A couple of hours I guess: steep gradient Cheers
Can you take the cable car both up and down? I can't hike it due to an injured ligament.
April 20, 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my late reply. Yes you can!
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