India Venster (“Window”) Hike

Circular route starting and finishing at the Cableway, via India Venster, offering views on all sides.

This route offers the most breathtaking views of the City, West Coast, Robben Island, spectacular rock formations, Twelve Apostles, False Bay and surrounding mountains literally covering all sides of Table Mountain.

Starting near the lower cable car this hike will take 2-4 hours to ascend to the top of Table Mountain and then descend via cable car.

This is the one with views on all sides at the top.

Duration: 2-4 hours
Activity Level: Adventurous. A fair bit of scrambling with staples and chains so need to be relatively fit.
Cost per person: 1 Person: R1,550
2-6: R1,150 per person
Family discount available


  • Services of your qualified experienced guide
  • Transport to and from your accommodation within the City Bowl/CBD area
  • Snacks and water on the hike


  • Return cableway ticket down
  • If the Table Mountain Cableway is not running due to weather or maintenance, a fee of R200 per person will be charged for the guide to walk you back down the mountain.