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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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  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“watch the sunset” (114 reviews)
“table mountain” (518 reviews)
“noon gun” (48 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 80 000 4424
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Reviewed yesterday

We drove to the top of Signal Hill, got our first 360 degree perspective of the Capetown area. Not as dramatic as Tabletop but still a recommended place to visit. Access is free with limited parking at the top. Lots of hiking trails if you...More

Thank paulowlcourt
Reviewed 2 days ago

For the best panoramas of Cape Town any time of the day. It takes a while to get to the top. However you won't regret it when you get there.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 days ago

....this an absolute must do or visit when in Cape Town! Please don't be in a rush when you get here! Go up half-way and stop and park if you can find a parking spot! This place is extreme-lii busy and full all the time...More

Thank Vernon W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to have sundowners on a balmy summer evening. Good vibe. Locals and tourists. Take a blanket, camera and drink if choice.

Thank kadJhb
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had just completed the Table Mountain tour and decided to complete this adventure as well. The entrance to Signal Hill by road is by driving up Signal Hill Road (your navigating device will find it). You will pass a couple of car parks where...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Alas wind and cloud prevented us going up Table Mountain but Signal Hill provided great compensation. We came here at both sunrise and sunset to take photographs of the town, parking was free and easily accessed by car.

Thank IanandMarionF
Reviewed 5 days ago

As per Lion's Head we sadly didn't make it due to time constraints, but the walk from Signal Hill to Lion's Head looks awesome so we would definitely do on return!

Thank Dimpsxxx
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great viewing site, daytime or night time. A must visit when in Cape Town. Mountain,sea Robben Island, fauna, flora and lots of outdoor day time extreme sport activities.

Thank FrankFredericks
Reviewed 6 days ago

Definitely, a must-see when in Cape Town. The views will not disappoint. However avoid quiet times .

Thank Chantyld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth the trip to take in some amazing views of Cape Town. Shouldn't take more than a few minutes out of your day.

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