There are numerous unbelievable events of Table Mountain in Cape Town that this mountain has been living here and become South Africa’s Iconic Landmark. The whole land is facing the Cape Town and with great honor this site captured in the Flag of Cape Town and several more local government insignia. In terms of the tourism industry, this site has been part of tourist most and must visit destination spot. The size and measurement of the peak land are around 3,558 feet equal to 1,084.6 meters. In the mountain characteristic, this spot is part of Sandstone and has the Silurian & Ordovician age of rock. In 1503, there was the first ascent on climbing the whole mountain range and the incredible person was Antonio de Saldanha.
The unique traits of this mountain are the level of a plateau that span 3 kilometers that mean the distance in Miles is 2 Miles from end to end. On the east side, there is the medieval Devil’s Peak during the west side there is Lion’s Head. The closest way to climb this is by using the Flat Stone Gorge that this route become climber’s favorite. The panorama that we will experience at the edge of the mountain is mind-bending where the view will be facing the horizon.
Attractions & Hiking
During our visit to the Table Mountain in Cape Town – we will see that there are plenty variants of Flora become part of the natural attractions and hiking priceless experience. The mountain has a rare rich of biodiversity that will serve us with plenty vegetation, and most of them are endangered species. The endangered species lineups such as Peninsula Sandstone Fynbos, Afromontane Forest, and the Peninsula Shale Renostervald. All of this land has been in the list of World Heritage Site, and there are more than 2,200 rare plants. One of a lot of rare plants is the Disa Uniflora that by the native people in here often so-called as the Pride of Table Mountain.
We will have a plenty way on accessing the Table Mountain, and the unique and significant ways are by the cable cars. The cable cars have been the secure way to reaching the site that has been existing to serve travelers since 1929. The ticket of the cable car is available at the City Sightseeing bus or station. There has been different opening hours as well as some safety information on the different season. Getting the complete information on the local also a must to prepare.