Platteklip Gorge, Table Mountain National Park

4.9
#2 of 15 in Trails in Cape Town
Steep and strenuous hikes at Platteklip Gorge are not for the faint-hearted. Consider climbing with a guide to the summit of Table Mountain, where your efforts will be rewarded with priceless views. Plan your visit to Platteklip Gorge and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Cape Town trip itinerary builder site .
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  • Trail recommended by the park, but stay tuned, as there is a specific parking lot and closest to it. We took 2 hours on the rise, we took a lot of water which was great! A few days in the winter the tram is closed (period we went), so upstairs everything is closed, including toilets, but there are drinkers that can be used to replenish the bottles. Anyway, place is amazing and worth the climb
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  • The best way to see Table Mountain with an extra bonus of skipping the cable cart queue. Once at the top, there is an option to buy a one-way ticket down with the cableway if you prefer. There is also...  more »
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