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Table Mountain and Cape Town Half-Day Trip

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Time-pressed travelers can check off the Cape Town essentials in just half a day on this action-packed door-to-door minibus tour. Choose between morning or afternoon sessions, pre-book your Table Mountain Aerial Cableway tickets, and relax as your guide collects you from your hotel. Soak up city views from the mountain’s iconic flat summit, then hit the downtown highlights: the colorful Bo-kaap neighborhood, the Milnerton Lighthouse, and The Diamond Works factory.
You'll start at
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town
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  • 1
    Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Castle of Good Hope
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    The Diamond Works
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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You'll end at
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town
1 Lower Buitengracht, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001, South AfricaPlease meet in the front reception area. If you meeting the tour at the starting point, please contact us 24 hours prior to tour departure, so we can confirm your collection time.
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  • See Table Mountain, Bo-kaap, and the Milnerton Lighthouse in just half a day
  • Learn about South African jewelry and mining at The Diamond Works
  • Maximize your time with a choice of morning or afternoon tours
  • Opt for guiding in English, German, or a mixture of both
Important Information
Departure Point
Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town, 1 Lower Buitengracht, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Castle of Good Hope
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees for the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
  • Please note: it’s recommended that you pre-buy your Table Mountain cable way tickets online, prior to the commencement of the tour, in order to avoid potential queues at the cable way station on the day of the tour
  • Entry/Admission - Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum 2 guests for afternoon tour
  • Please note: it’s recommended that you pre-buy your Table Mountain cable way tickets online, prior to the commencement of the tour, in order to avoid potential queues at the cable way station on the day of the tour
  • After purchasing this tour, please buy your cableway ticket at
  • Please note: The Table Mountain Cableway will be closed for its annual maintenance from Tuesday 07 July 2020 – Sunday 26 July 2020 (inc.). During this period, the tour will include a stop on Signal Hill instead at no extra cost, drive past the Parliament Buildings, City hall, Slave Lodge & Company Gardens.
  • Please note: tour operates half in English and half in German on the following days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday , in the morning tour only.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • if the waiting period at the lower cable way station is in excess of 2 hours or more over the Peak Season (Oct - Jan), the tour will start with a City Orientation tour after which the guide will suggest to either drop guests off at the Lower cable way station and guests can then proceed up the mountain, alternatively guests will be dropped off back at there hotel.
  • Should guests decide to be dropped off at the Lower cable way station, guests would then need to make own way back to there hotel.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Springbok Atlas Day Tours
Overall, very good value
Excellent tour but very difficult with visit to Table Mountain as cable cars (although very quick) have such long
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Wilma B
Durbanville, South Africa
Horrible experience at Mount Nelson
We booked a table a week in advance for 5 pax on the terrace for high tea on Tuesday the 4th of Feb at 15h00. On
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Attempted the cable car in January but winds too strong. We continued our trip with the half day tour and took in
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Krakow, Poland
Perfect day in Cape Town area.
Perfect day visiting Cape Town area. Highly recommended. Great guide. Comfortable couch and very rich information
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London, United Kingdom
Amazing day around Cape Peninsula
The tour was exactly as described and, although packed, I didn’t feel rush at all during the stops. The tour
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London, United Kingdom
Tram Fun
Awesome way to get around the Franschhoek wine farms .... and not having to drink and drive. Friendly staff and
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David R
London, United Kingdom
Best afternoon tea ever
My wife and I felt so lucky to have been bought this gift of afternoon tea at Belmont Mount Nelson. What an
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New York City, New York
Average commercial tour
There is nothing particularly wrong with this tour—except being told there was no time to drive through
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Fantastic way to see Cape Town
We were met by our wonderful guide who took around lots of different places in cape town. We stopped at about 4
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Soest, The Netherlands
Amazing tea, nice terrasse, good pianist
We surprised my mother with a delicious afternoon tea. What fantastic experience was it!! Starting with nice
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, German
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