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Lions Head Mountain Sunset or Sunrise Hike 

Cape Town’s must-do hike. An easy to moderate 1.5-hour ascent. Enjoy panoramic city views and a gorgeous mountain sunrise or ocean sunset. This is the best way to capture a glowing picture of Table Mountain. Learn about the points of interest in the city below and across the bay as if you were soaring in the sky. Descending into the bright city lights or having fun in the sun is a great way to start or end your day in the mother city.

Detailed Description

Embark on a captivating adventure with our professional guide as we take you on the must-do hike of Cape Town's Lions Head during sunrise or sunset. This hike promises an unforgettable experience with its easy-to-moderate 1.5-hour ascent and the stunning vistas that await you. As you ascend Lions Head, prepare to be mesmerized by the panoramic views of the city below and the majestic mountains. If you choose the sunrise hike, witness the gradual unveiling of the day as the sun paints the sky with hues of orange and pink, casting a warm glow over the city and the ocean beyond. Alternatively, if you opt for the sunset hike, experience the magical moment as the sun dips below the horizon, bathing the landscape in golden light and creating a breathtaking spectacle. Capture the perfect photograph of Table Mountain as it basks in the morning or evening light, showcasing its iconic beauty. Our professional guide will also provide fascinating insights into the points of interest in the city below and across the bay, making you feel as if you were soaring in the sky, gaining a bird's-eye view of Cape Town's treasures. To conclude your adventure, descend back into the vibrant city lights or embrace the joyful atmosphere at the beach, providing a fantastic way to start or end your day in the Mother City. This hike with a professional guide ensures a memorable experience filled with natural beauty, stunning views, and an enchanting sunrise or sunset.

GRADE: Moderate to Difficult

INCLUDED: Professional Mountain Guide

EXCLUDED: Food and Drinks, Pick Up and Drop off from your Accommodation

MEETING TIME: Early Morning or Late Afternoon. Depends on the sunrise or sunset. We will communicate details before the date


MEETING PLACE: Lions Head Trail Start, Signal Hill Road, Cape Town

DURATION: 3-4 hours

WHAT TO BRING: 1.5L+ of Water, Comfortable Walking Shoes, Sun Protection, Hat, Warm/Dry Top, Snack, Headlamp/Flashlight, Small Backpack to Carry Everything

PRICE: From R1200 per person

Subject to availability

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