Lion's Head, Cape Town, South Africa

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Cape Town, WC 8001 ZA

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  • 2 mentions in Hiking trails at Table Mountain?

    • Alex J.

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      Alex J. said, "...Excellent answers above! But I cannot resist adding my support for Lion's Head! It is a beautiful hike, especially in the morning and there are a few fun bits of ladders up near the top, not to hard but more exciting...." See More

    • Emily M.

      Emily M. said, "...but not as intense although it has some wooden ladders to navigate at one point! You might also want to try Lion's Head in the same day if you can - it's a smaller peak next to Table Mountain which is meant..." See More

  • 1 mention in What should I know when planning a trip to South Africa?

    • Yaniv W.

      Yaniv W. said, "...world. When in Cape Town, I highly recommend these places/activities: Soaking up the atmosphere at the WaterfrontTwo Oceans AquariumHiking up to Lion's Head Chilling at one of Clifton's beaches (3rd is the best)Hire a car and drive down to Cape Peninsula and..." See More

  • 1 mention in What three things are at the top of your Africa wish list?

    • Lisa-Marie G.

      Lisa-Marie G. said, "...Park or take the cable car up, go swimming with penguins at Boulders Beach, watch the sun rise and set from Lion's Head ...go explore the winelands and the beautiful nature reserves and natural rock pools. Go have a braai at Mzoli's..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is your best travel selfie?

    • Konrad W.

      Konrad W. said, "...My favorite was probably at the top of Lion's Head, overlooking Cape Town, South Africa and Robben Island (Nelson Mandel's island prison). More pics and thoughts from this trip are in my blog post from the trip: http://worldventureproject.com/south-africa/..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where should I travel in Southern Africa beyond South Africa?

    • Jan Jaap E.

      Jan Jaap E. said, "...easily in one day) and perhaps catch a few waves in Muizenberg at the end of the afternoon you should climb Lion's Head. Bring a (few) bottle(s) of wine, some snacks (Biltong!) and enjoy the sunset. This especially good fun when..." See More

  • 1 mention in Suggestions for 2 half days free time in Cape Town

    • Alex J.

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      Alex J. said, "...nature lover, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens are a beautiful place to visit, as is the dawn hike to the top of Lion's Head (my favourite of the Table Mountain national park). For a more pristine nature, you can't go wrong with Newlands..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best cities to visit as a solo female traveler?

    • Erik B.

      Erik B. said, "...bus tour (2) Cape Point+ Boulders Beach (for the penguins) day tour, preferably including the drive around Chapman's Peak (3) Hiking Lion's Head or taking the Cableway up Table Mountain National Park , or both (4) A day tour of the Cape..." See More