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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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Table Mountain Skip-the-Line Ticket and Half-Day Private Chauffeur
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Private Cape Town City Tour Including Table Mountain Walk
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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.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Tafelberg Road | Lower Cable Station, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Even though we had pre purchased tickets we had to wait for an hour...so be warned. But it is a magnificent view from the top. It is awesome

Thank bluekakariki
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic experience. Friendly and helpful staff. No long queues due to the cloud but superb view once it cleared.

Thank NR8863
TableMountainCa, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went up on a Monday morning which turned out to be very quiet so all went smoothly. Walked straight onto the cable car, great trip up then amazing paths and walks at the top which were unexpected. The restaurant where we had coffee and...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well worth the visit! Very well managed by happy, helpful and organized staff. We had bought our tickets from the Hop on red open topped bus company so we were a bit ahead of the game when we got off the bus at the base...More

Thank Carole C
TableMountainCa, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have visited Table Mtn before and loved it. I think we chose the wrong time to visit - a Friday afternoon. Once we had bought our tickets and reached the lifts we were told there was a 2-hour queue to descend. It would have been...More

Thank AlexT12
TableMountainCa, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. Info about the waiting time is available on our website and via our weatherline before your visit. Thanks

Reviewed 6 days ago

Bought our tickets on line before leaving home.Still had to queue for an hr but that was fine. Some shade and seats as you move along the queue. Loved it,great views, hot day so very welcome beer at the top looking at the views.Staff jolly,...More

Thank June l
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lot of people might call it cynical, but having seen quite a lot of Europe (including UK and Iceland), a bit of Gulf, US and India...I didn't find this interesting or jaw dropping. Seen 100s of places and aerial views like this so it was...More

Thank NileshR_London
TableMountainCa, Guest Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We got up here from our Taj hotel location in 10 mins around 9am Saturday ..traffic was light and the driver took us to the upper cable car station . We had bought our tickets online to save queuing .. We then queued in a...More

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on first cable car at 8.00. Worth rising early to avoid queues. A bit of a climb up stairs to reach car.

Thank mfeakin
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a clear day with no wind and excellent visibility. The car rotated as we ascended. It was warm. There were beautiful views in all directions including to Robben Island. This is a great feature of Cape Town and highlights the superb location of...More

Thank Varty_10
TableMountainCa, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Liz_H_1391
28 October 2017|
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Response from drbhavik2006 | Reviewed this property |
There are benches near que line
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Liz_H_1391
28 October 2017|
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Response from Amanda H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are seats (bench) under the fairly shaded screened area of the queues, however, they run down the section between pre-purchased tickets and queue waiting to purchase tickets, basically they're shared with two... More
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heatherstoneberg
28 August 2017|
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Response from askuksia | Reviewed this property |
We went in August. However, general info that we obtained locally & from experience: a) Booking online is simple and avoids a wait in the queue. So, I would recommend. b) Cable cars may be closed due to winds- these are... More
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