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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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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.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First of all, it's recommended to buy your tickets online. Queues move fast enough but best to take the first car to the top so you can spend more time getting the best pictures, sometimes the fog/clouds will block parts of the mountain but it...More

Thank jingying1101
Reviewed yesterday

Very, very popular and always extremely busy. Be prepared for llllooonnnggg waiting..... Totally worth it - take your time and enjoy all the views

Thank Rita & Tommy B
Reviewed yesterday

very good place must carry coat or jacket becz its cold out ther at top amazing view from top .........

Thank pradeep j
Reviewed 2 days ago

Going up there is a must if you are there. the view is just too good to miss. at the time of sunset, it is just surreal. do visit.

Thank Hemant M
Reviewed 2 days ago

A great way to access Table Mountain. Did you know that locals get a free ride on their birthdays...please take along your ID book. You can buy a one way ticket...perfect for the day we hiked and climbed up...there was no way we were walking...More

Thank lewisn675
Reviewed 3 days ago

Going up the Table Mountain is a MUST...simply gorgeous...the view is Amazing. Just remember in winter even it is Sunshine...to take something to wear as can be windy up to the mountain and very cold!

Thank G1551YBsimonab
Fazielah W, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The best place to have a view of Cape Town The waiting line to hike is very busy (only 2 cabs), we wait for 2 hours.

Thank So H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This met all of my expectations. Wonderful view from the top. Make sure you buy a ticket before you get there to avoid the queues. Most hotels offer this service.

Thank Barbados0506
Fazielah W, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Even after buying tickets online we still will waited for an hour and a half plus to get up the mountain (kinda wished we'd just hiked it). Not quite sure their system handles a busy/good weather days well. That being said it truly is a...More

Thank Sam W
Fazielah W, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. After we re-open following our two week annual maintenance period, we do experience a high volume of visitors, leading to longer queues. We suggest visiting in the afternoons when it is less busy.

Reviewed 3 days ago

Table Mountain is impressive on the ground and even more impressive from the top. The cable car makes it easy to get there, although I strongly recommend hiking up and taking the cable car down. I took an Uber to the cable station (about $2.50...More

Thank Kim H
Fazielah W, Public Relations Manager at Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review

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thepatricks_2
28 July 2017|
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Response from Fazielah W | Property representative |
December tickets will be available online at Webtickets from October. Thanks
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xxAmanda-Suexx
25 July 2017|
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Response from Boxer1954 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, The walk will take about 2 -3 hours an take plenty of water with you an endure that you check the weather as the mountain crested it s own weather. Their is a public bus service that goes to the start of the cable... More
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alessandro f
19 July 2017|
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Response from Fia1969 | Reviewed this property |
From the Table Mountain site...Question: Can I show my online ticket on my mobile phone to be scanned at the gate? Yes, online tickets can be scanned from your mobile phone. Enjoy - you're going to love it!
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