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Devil's Peak

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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India Venster Route: Hiking in Table Mountain from Cape Town
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Just stunning, we had a beautiful clear day and got some great photos of the town, table mountain. Well worth the effort.

Thank Shaz1000
Reviewed 24 June 2017

It was a beautiful hike. The trail head is past the parking lot for Platteklip Gorge. The hike started with mild zigzag trail. Just follow the signs to Devil's peak and you won't be lost. Half way in you will reach a steeper part which...More

1  Thank Meng W
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were told we needed a guide to hike Devil's Peak. This is not true if you are in reasonable shape and can follow a few trail signs. Turn on to Tafelberg Road and drive 4KM to parking- past the Tram building and past the...More

Thank LPB_10
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

It's quite an effort to get to the top. Take plenty of water. The view from the peak is absolutely breathtaking. 360 degrees view of our magnificent city, well worth the effort. Lovely to have a picnic lunch at the top. Budget 5 hrs round...More

Thank Kalala1410
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A hike to the summit of Devil's Peak was awesome. Few people do this hike since most prefer Table Mountain. The views from the top are amazing! Absolutely recommend everyone to do this trek.

Thank Lance_Kerwin
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is an excellent half-day hike, but I advise starting as soon as it gets light to avoid getting roasted in the sun. There are many routes up. Starting near the Rhodes Memorial (on the edge of the UCT campus) is a more direct route...More

Thank TempleofPeace
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Overall it is a moderate hiking and It starts almost in the end of the Tafelberg Road (there is a sign in the beginning). The top can be very windy, so keep a jacket in your backpack.

Thank Alexandre J
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Devils Peak was a delight! Views with no crowds! It's steep (what isn't on Table Mt), and its hot in January as there is no shade. Good boot/shoe tread is best since gravel/ sand is loose and very steep toward the top. Bring plenty of...More

1  Thank SteamboatTravelers
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Did the walk to the top of Devils Peak in Jan 2017. Not the easiest walk, but well worth the effort. Views over Cape Town are stunning.

Thank Lance B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Climbing Devil's Peak is a must for those who liking hiking...and there are those Capetonians who do it daily!!! worth doing for the view, but be well hydrated and wear good boots...

Thank Jane W
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