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Table Mountain Aerial Cableway

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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...more
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 19:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Tafelberg Road | Lower Cable Station, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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+27 21 424 8181
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Reviewed yesterday

A busy place but well worth it, took 3 tries to get to the top, if its super windy or cloudy at the top it might not run or be worth it, if clear well rewarding experience. well run for such a busy place. YOU...More

Thank alex s
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the best places I've ever been. The whole arrangement for a visitor is wonderfully organised. We booked our ticket online the previous day for an afternoon trip, which was a bit cheaper. The queue was not too long, but had to struggle to...More

Thank MOSADDEQUE R
Reviewed yesterday

Had an absolutely wonderful experience going up the mountain with my son on my birthday. It's rather expensive to buy anything there, but it is worth it.

Thank Vernice B
Reviewed yesterday

What is to say about a cable car. It works and spins which is nice but the queues can be very long. The view is nice but better from the top. There should be a webcam on top but as one worker said no one...More

Thank Skytourist
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place never ceases to impress. From the cable car ride up, the views from the top and the actual magnitude of the mountain. Lovely cafe at the top serves top notch food/cake and coffee and the local hyraxes are quite cute too

Thank Sammjamm
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even though bad weather at the time we had a nice coffee and cake at the top of Table Mountain and managed to get some nice pictures of the Dassies.

Thank Scottkjs
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great views worth the time time to visit. Must choose a day with little wind so allow flexability in your schedule and watch the weather for great visibility and no wind.

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Table Mountain Aerial Cable way must be experienced on any visit to Cape Town. The views of the city, harbor, and surrounding areas are breathtaking.

Thank DENNIS D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Disappointing experience today. The aerial cableway was closed quite reasonably due to high winds - the strength of the winds was forecast when I checked the weather yesterday. So I left it til this morning to book online, aware that the service is weather dependent....More

Thank johncairnduff
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited recently, and would definitely recommend a trip to the top of Table Mountain via aerial cableway. We booked in the morning at the V and A waterfront for an afternoon ticket, and arrived at 4pm. The views en route and at the top...More

Thank SonMonty
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emilyfranceshalstead
4 October 2018|
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Response from ah64fish | Reviewed this property |
When you get to the top, there is a machine in the cable car house where you can buy a one-way ticket down. The hike up takes about 2 hrs, so take plenty of water.
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barry l
23 August 2018|
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Response from MicrobeGirl | Reviewed this property |
Online or in person once you arrive.
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NeilB57
12 July 2018|
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Response from TableMountainCa | Property representative |
Hi. We will not be open on 27 July and tickets will not be available for booking. Thanks
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