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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.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 80 000 4424
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Reviewed yesterday

Quick drive up the road. Great view over Cape town and far reaching sides. The Grass was a bit run down when we where there, but makes 100% sense with the water restriction in the Western Cape.

Thank 112tiaanl
Reviewed 2 days ago

The amazing and exciting experience starts from Kloof Nek up to Signal Hill Viewtop. The drive up the ascent is very scenic. The views from the top are beautiful especially at sunset. Don’t forget your camera as there are stunning views to capture. Wear comfortable...More

Thank dcollopen
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went there before the sunset. It is only a 10 minutes ride from downtown and it offers a wonderful view over the city and table mountain.

Thank DavidL1330
Reviewed 2 days ago

Easy exploring Easy, relaxing scenic drive. Beautiful views and great for watching several interesting activities. Fantastic for night time viewing over Cape Town and surrounds

Thank Rita & Tommy B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were brought to Signal Hill on a half day tour because the cable cars at Table Mountain were undergoing the annual maintenance check. From here you get some gorgeous views of Cape Town below. If you're brave maybe you'll want to paraglide? If you're...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to the Signal Hill as it is the most popular place in Cape Town for paragliding. There are a lot of companies operate at the top of the hill that offer paragliding. We had a blast flying over Cape Town from the Signal...More

Thank daniiltimin
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The view from the top of Signal Hill is absolutely beautiful. We visited at sunset. It gets really cold at the top during winter so dress warm. A must see when in Cape Town.

Thank Yuvisha
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

With the sun in exactly the right place, the city and Table Mountain were lit up perfectly for the perfect vacation photo. It's convenient that you can drive to the top of Signal Hill and sightsee without hiking.

Thank webtravel
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a peaceful place to walk around and enjoy the view of the mountains and Lion's Head and also the waterfront area.

Thank SonjaB60
Reviewed 1 week ago

Signal Hill is the Northern-most tip of the Table Mountain National Park and has a marvelous view of the city and harbour. Sunset from this point is a lifelong memory for everyone.

Thank sandipandas2017
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