This October marks the 94th year that the Table Mountain Cableway has been transporting visitors up its steep slopes to experience the exquisite views of Cape Town.
Celebrate the Cableway’s 94th birthday during October – discounted tickets for all!
Over the years, it has evolved from a wooden cable car with a tin roof and a capacity of 19 passengers to a modern rotating cable car that can transport up to 65 passengers in just five minutes!
To celebrate this momentous occasion, the Table Mountain Cableway is offering discounted special rates to all South African residents this October. With a valid South African identity document, you can grab a child’s ticket (ages 4 – 17) for just R100 and an adult ticket for R200 when riding the cable car on weekdays (Monday – Friday).
Celebrate the incredible milestone of Table Mountain Cableway and discover why it’s a must-visit attraction in Cape Town
Since opening its doors on 4 October 1929, this iconic attraction has been providing visitors with the most sensational panoramic views of Cape Town. What’s the secret behind its enduring popularity? Well, it all starts with the scenic journey to the top. Picture this: stepping into a modern cable car with a rotating floor designed to ensure that every passenger gets a chance to soak in the awe-inspiring vistas. As you ascend, you’ll be treated to views of the majestic mountains that surround the city. It’s a truly magical experience that will make you feel like you’re floating amongst the clouds.
But the adventure doesn’t stop there! Once you reach the summit, you’ll be greeted by a world of wonder waiting to be explored. Here’s what you can look forward to:
- Commanding 360-degree views: Take a moment to soak up the staggering beauty that stretches as far as the eye can see. The sweeping views of Cape Town, Table Bay, and the Table Mountain National Park will leave you in awe.
- Nature at its finest: Table Mountain is not just a mountain – it’s a natural wonderland! Explore the mesmerizing fauna and flora, as the mountain is home to over 1,460 different species of plants. Keep your eyes peeled for dassies, lizards, insects, and a variety of birdlife.
- Hiking trails galore: Lace up your hiking boots and embark on one of the scenic trails that start at the Upper Cable Station. Each trail offers its own unique beauty and allows you to immerse yourself in the pristine natural surroundings. Don’t forget to capture those Instagram-worthy moments along the way!
- Culinary delights: Treat yourself to a culinary feast at our eateries — Ten67 Eatery, KLOUD Bar, VIEWS or TAP Bar — or enjoy a small snack with a view. From delectable treats and ice creams, there’s a dining experience to suit every taste and occasion.
What better way to celebrate than by visiting one of the most iconic landmarks in Cape Town and South Africa? To take advantage of this Table Mountain Cableway birthday offer, simply head to Webtickets and look for the category ‘October Special Promotion‘. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to celebrate Table Mountain’s birthday and explore the best of Cape Town!
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There is no one way to explore all of the Cape Town Big 6, and much of what makes each of them so special is the variety of things to see and do at each. So if possible, take your time to explore each of the city’s most visited tourist attractions in as much depth as possible – as any local will tell you, you can spend a lifetime at each of the Big 6 and still not tire of them. Find the 3 and 4 day itineraries and tips here.