Lonely Planet Writer

New zipline route to open on Table Mountain

Table Mountain, Cape Town.
Table Mountain, Cape Town. Image by Bronson Harrington / CC BY 2.0

Cape Town’s newest attraction – a high-flying zipline route on Table Mountain – will open at the beginning of November. Built on the southern side of the national heritage area near Constantia Nek, the series of ziplines is said to be one of the most adventurous in South Africa. The cables hang up to 155m above the tree canopy and stretch over 2.3km. The longest single zipline is 470m and the entire experience should take visitors around two hours to complete. Operations run between 9am-4pm daily and cost R480. Read more: news24.com