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Signal Hill

Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 80 000 4424
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Signal Hill is so named because it was a site for flying flags to communicate weather conditions, thus providing opportune vistas of spectacular views.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“watch the sunset” (117 reviews)
“table mountain” (550 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

They have canons going off everyday on the top of the hill. The road is really bad and quite scary to drive up but it’s got an incredible view once you are up there. It’s definitely worth it for those that are adventurous or have...More

Thank Cassandra S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Signal Hill as part of the City Sightseeing Sunset Bus tour. Not much to see apart from the View of the City and as I did it in the evening and in Summer the place was a bit too crowded . Tip If you...More

Thank Shar7777
Reviewed 3 days ago

Signal Hill is just above the City centre .The hill is 300m high and offers great views across the City Bowl and Table Bay and it’s a truly magnificent spot to sit peacefully and take it all in. Enjoy the city lights twinkling as the...More

Thank Vijay P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had been recommended to do this. Took the tour bus offering but regretted it as it takes 45mins to get there and at least the same back. You get about 1.5hrs on the hill itself. So - if it's cold and windy and cloudy you...More

Thank TwosomeStAlbans
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very nice view of Capetown. Easyly accessible via car or taxi. Some benches to sit in the shade and have picnic.

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful views and easy to access by car. You can jump with parchute from top but reserve online to be sure they have time.

1  Thank Mikkel S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of best views of the Cape Town landscape. You can also tandem glide down to the beach front from here. A breathtaking experience for young and old . Not cheap but worth the money.

Thank Frederick M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Signal Hill is the perect place to go to with a picnic basket and to just marvel at the Sunset. It is the most magical and romantic sunset i have ever had. The sun literally melts into the horizon! It does get pretty busy up...More

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an experience!! The thrill you can predict, however the views you cannot. Absolutely stunning. Watch them land in front of Winchester Mansions at Seapoint.

Thank Booglemeister
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the area come here by bus as it is the best way, I wish they would stop cars coming here because the roads just get crazy jammed and most of the drivers are ignorant and want to force their way through....More

1  Thank T0mRand
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