Signal Hill, Cape Town Central

4.6
Drive to Signal Hill for panoramic views of Cape Town, including Table Mountain and Robben Island. You can reach the hilltop on a short, picturesque drive from town, and once there, have a picnic, hike up to the adjacent Lion's Head Hill, or take a romantic evening walk for a chance to capture some unforgettable sunset images. Wandering the plateau, you'll come across a number of "kramats," sacred tombs dedicated to various Muslim missionaries. Signal Hill is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , online itinerary creator Edition.
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  • Signal hill offers a great view over the city and table mountain, especially at sunset. Unfortunately the place is crawling with visitors. Go looking for hidden spots, it's worth it!  more »
  • Our first visit to Cape Town was a very bad experience. We got off the tourist bus and walked up through Company Gardens. We then decided to cut across to Signal Hill and get a view of the city...  more »
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