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Table Mountain National Park

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Address: Table Mountain National Park, Tafelberg Rd, Gardens, Cape Town, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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081 762 5551
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Mountain Climbing for Sunrise

Very peaceful hike in the morning. Took the cable down. Great bird watching throughout the incline and the shops/cafe at the top are a great chill spot. Cafe has wifi in case you... read more

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Aneesah A
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very peaceful hike in the morning. Took the cable down. Great bird watching throughout the incline and the shops/cafe at the top are a great chill spot. Cafe has wifi in case you want to live stream your achievement. Saw a family of Dassies, sooooo cute! Abseiling is another cool option.

Thank Aneesah A
Southampton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The weather changed every an hour. If you see sun comes out you must do table mountain!! The view is just incredible!! Top of the mountain there is a nice restaurant you can have draft beer and food with amazing view.

Thank samii1974
Apollo Beach, FL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stunning views of the city and sea. Once cannot visit Cape Town without going to Table Mountain. The cable car ride was lovely, the facilities at the top more than adequate. We traveled via the Hop On/Hop Off bus which was easy and offered stunning vistas on the return trip to the city.

Thank ApolloGeorgia
Mossel Bay, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I last visited Table Mountain some years ago. Half way through our visit it had suddenly got very foggy so we had to curtail our visit. This time it was a beautiful clear sunny day and we thoroughly enjoyed views of various parts of Cape Town. The Football Stadium at Green Point looked spectacular from the top of the mountain.... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

It gets cold up there!! Sooo worth it! the view is amazing. Do not miss this!! You will regret going to Cape Town and not getting up here.

Thank lisaharnung
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A really fun and moderately challenging hike (there are a variety of paths of with varying difficulty); rewarded by the views from the top and the best part, a ride down on the gondola! I would recommend a guide as they are relatively affordable and there are so many options to the top.

Thank Lucy858
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I wonderful outing celebrating our grandson's 5th birthday. His and dad's first visit to the top of the mountain and all enjoyed the beauty of nature and great views of our city and the Peninsula. The National Park is very well managed and maintained. Keep up the good work.

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high wycombe
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You can see why Cape Town is the number one city in the world it's the mountain of courses. The view is amazing, nothing compares to this. Trek up if you are feeling strong or take the cable car. The photos are the best rating Gir this incredible 7th natural wonder of the world.

Thank bluefruit45
Cape Town
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are visiting Cape Town, then the mountain is your iconic Cape Town experience. We took our niece and nephew recently and were very impressed with the whole experience. The staff were all polite, friendly and helpful. My niece said we should have taken a picnic to eat on the top - a good idea as the restaurant can... More 

Thank CapeTownLaura
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A cable car wisks you up to the top. About a 5 min. ride. The cable car rotates so everyone gets a good view. Go early as it gets crowded. If you're adventurous, you can repel off the mountain.

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