Famous for: Adventure, Nature, Mountains, Hiking, Iconic Sites, Wildlife Parks
Table Mountain has flat mountain top which is rarely seen anywhere. Tourists come here to enjoy the scenic view amidst beautiful and colorful florals as well as wildlife. Adventure seeker hike these mountains.
About Contact Location
About Contact Location
event_available When to visit: january - september .
access_time Timing:
08:00 - 20:00 Everyday
hourglass_empty Duration: 3 hours
account_balance_wallet Entry Fee: R 330
info Tips: Estimated waiting time for cable car at Lower station is 1 hour and at Upper station is 10 minutes. | Hiking up the hill is free of cost.
Table Mountain is named after its flat mountain top. The view of nature's table covered with white tablecloth of clouds is mesmerizing. Table Mountain was once named as the new seven wonders in 2011.
Table Mountain has rich bio diversity. Few of these species can be seen only in this area. You can also see wildlife like porcupines, mongooses, snakes, tortoises, booted eagles  etc.
Table Mountain can be reached by cablecars. Cars depart from the lower cable station on Tafelberg Road every 10 to 15 minutes. Cablecar doesn’t operate if the wind is too strong or the visibility too poor.
Another way to reach the top is Hiking. Routes you can take:
  • Platteklip Gorge: Gorge up the centre of the main table, is one of the most popular routes up the mountain. It takes 1 to 3 hours.
  • India Venster: Routes are tricky and should be taken by only fit people. This route usually takes 2 to 4 hours and involves a bit of scrambling.
  • Kasteelspoort: The easiest route and offers views to Camps Bay
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    Table Mountain Table Mountain (Nature Reserve) Cape Town Cape Town Western Cape South Africa
    City center: Cape Town
    Nearest airport: Cape Town International Airport

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