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Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

Tafelberg Road | Lower Cable Station, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 8181
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The best views of Cape Town are seen from the top of Table Mountain. The Cableway takes you to the summit in under 5 minutes and the cable car's rotating floor ensure that all visitors get a 360 degree aerial view of the city. The 65-passenger cable car runs from Tafelberg Road to the top of Table Mountain. To date the Cableway has transported more than 26 million visitors to the summit. 900 000 visitors from all over the world use the Cableway annually.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Tafelberg Road | Lower Cable Station, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 8181
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic experience. A must see when visiting Cape Town. Some days it's closed if it's overcast so if there are clear skies go up. The queue was about an hour in August.

1  Thank Owen2012_12
Reviewed yesterday

I was told it was 3 hours of climb to the top of the Table Mountain. So we choose take the aerial cableway. There are two lines, 1 for people who bought their tickets online and another one for people who didn't. It takes only...More

1  Thank Helene_ZH
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unfortunately for us, we were there the first day it was open after being closed for annual repairs and service. The wait was about an hour in line. The ride up and down was fun with great views. At the top the views were even...More

Thank LeonNoel7
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hey guys Please assist with fees for table mountain aerial cableway. Im planning to visit capetown 27 aug

Thank Dikaelo S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was in S A on business and git a day off so did table mountain. Queue was 30 minutes which for bank holiday was not too bad. The views are great and it's reasonably priced. The wifi cafes wifi was not working and the restaurant...More

Thank ChantellaD
Reviewed 2 days ago

Choose a sunny day-it is well worth the wait. Spectacular views of the city and surrounding towns. Just do it.

1  Thank cptoronto2016
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When arriving in Capetown, we had nice weather and went straight for the Cableway. We had booked our tickets online via the hotel, and had been mislead about the teenager ticket. After queuing to get in, the staff informed us, that we needed an additional...More

Thank Ulla E
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went up on my birthday for free and it was awesome! The sights on top are truly worth it and reading the different information points was informative and deeply insightful.

Thank Hlengiwe Z
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic views all the way around, well worth the cash. A must experience in Cape Town if you want to feel the city from the air!

Thank 636lori
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went in Aug ( SA winter) and had a nice clear day. The lines were not long getting up the mountain, a little longer getting down. Be sure to spend some time walking around, it's huge on top and you can see all of...More

Thank Tanya S
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28 July 2017|
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Response from Fazielah W | Property representative |
December tickets will be available online at Webtickets from October. Thanks
25 July 2017|
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Response from Boxer1954 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, The walk will take about 2 -3 hours an take plenty of water with you an endure that you check the weather as the mountain crested it s own weather. Their is a public bus service that goes to the start of the cable... More
alessandro f
18 July 2017|
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Response from Fia1969 | Reviewed this property |
From the Table Mountain site...Question: Can I show my online ticket on my mobile phone to be scanned at the gate? Yes, online tickets can be scanned from your mobile phone. Enjoy - you're going to love it!