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Abseil 112m and Swimming with Seals

Combo of 112m Abseil off Table Mountain and Snorkel with Seals

Cape Town

Activity Description

Step off the top, at 1000 meters above sea level, and Abseil into pure vertical space.
This is the world’s original highest commercial abseil. You are surrounded by awesome views with Robben Island, Lions Head, The Twelve Apostles and Camps Bay as the back drop and the deep blue Atlantic at your feet.
We operate on a daily basis weather permitting between 9:30am and 3:30pm. Overall experience will take about an hour.

Included in that time frame is the safety demonstration, harnessing up, doing the abseil and a 30 minute hike to get back on top of the mountain.

Arrangements

ProviderAbseil Africa
DurationOpen Ended
When7 Days a week from 09:30 - 15:30. WEATHER PERMITTING
WhereTop of Table Mountain right next to the big wheel with Cables. You will see it as soon as you walk out of the Top Station.
WeatherWe do not operate if it is raining on top of the Mountain, over the Abseil site.
What to WearWear comfortable clothes. shoes and a warm jacket.
Things to BringBring your camera/gopro so that you can take photos of the spectacular views whilst on your hike back to the Top. You will need water for your hike after the abseil.
Guests or SpectatorsYour guests are welcome to view your Abseil Experience from the top.

Requirements

Minimum Age10 years
Minimum Height0.0 m
Maximum Height0.0 m
Fitness LevelAverage
QualificationsNot Applicable
Maximum Weight120.0 kg
CertificationNone Required
Experience LevelNo Experience Requirement

Inclusions and Exclusions

InclusionsFully Qualified Guides with abseil gear
ExclusionsAny additional items of a personal nature. You are liable for your own return Cable Way Ticket to get to our base on top of Table Mountain.

Notes

We operate on a daily basis weather permitting between 9:30am and 3:30pm. Overall experience will take about an hour.
Included in that time frame is a safety demonstration, harnessing up, doing the abseil and a short hike to get back on top of the mountain.

BOOKING CONDITIONS
- In the event of cancellation within 48 hours of the confirmed activity date, a 25% administration fee will apply.
- In the event of cancellation within 24 hours of the confirmed activity date, a 50% administration fee will apply
- In the event of a “no show”or cancellation on the day of the confirmed activity, a 100% missed booking/cancellation fee will apply.

Customer Reviews

It's been ana amazing experience, I really enjoyed it & felt safe ? Keep it up ?? - Nada Rostom


We were unable to complete our abseil due to high winds in Cape Town and the Cable Car not operating. However, I have to say the service I was given in CPT and since I returned to the UK is exemplary. Leo kept us informed the whole time as to whether we would abseil or not right up to the last morning when we were leaving. We will be back and we will abseil! I only have words of praise for Leo and the company. Thank you. - Elizabeth Winter


It was awesome! I'm only sorry I didn't book a second abseil. I was lucky because the weather was so nice after a pretty awful day the day before, it was a really crystal-clear day, as you'll see from the photos, so the views are awesome. I thought you guys were all super professional and I felt completely safe. Kudos also to your team who liaised with me around the weather issues the day before and rebooked me in for the following day when it turned out the abseil was a no go the first day. I was really impressed by how professional they were and that they kept me constantly updated and were available to me whenever i had a query. I think it's a little bit on the expensive side so I hope you do discounts for seniors and kids etc, but if I ever make it back to Cape Town again, another abseil will be top of my list. I didn't request the official photo you posted on Facebook because it turned out a little blurry - and you can see from my pictures that I was lucky enough to have a friend with me who took loads! My only complaint? It's not high enough! Andrea :) - Andrea Sieber


I was given the Abseil by my son who had done it before on a trip to SA. No ways was I not going to do it even when the man in front of me decided at the last minute he was not going to descend. I just loved it. Perfect day and the views while hanging below the cliff were exhilarating. - Keith Rodel


Great once in a lifetime experience, great staff, would highly recommend doing if you’re of the thrill seeking kind! Thanks again - Barry O’Sullivan


Activity Description

1 of the TOP 10 Cape Town Outdoor Experiences.

Let Cape Town Bucket List take you on a once in a lifetime Cape Town adventure to snorkel with the ocean’s friendliest creatures, the Cape Fur seal.

Snorkeling is a great way to observe our beautiful underwater life without all the extensive training and complicated equipment required for scuba diving.

We will provide the wetsuit, mask, snorkel and fins as well as a short training session to make sure you are comfortable with the mask and snorkel.

Not keen to get in the water but would like to come and watch your friends and family snorkel? You’re more than welcome to join on the boat at an additional R550 per person.

Arrangements

ProviderSeal Snorkeling Cape Town
DurationOpen Ended
WhenThis service is available all year depending on the weather Monday - Sunday
WhereMeetup Location | On Google maps or Uber, search the following: “Cape Town Bucket List / Seal Snorkeling”. We are situated inside Captain Jack’s Info Office in the Hout Bay Harbor.
WeatherWeather permitting. Weather assessed on day as activity cannot be performed in dangerous or bad weather.
What to WearDress casual-Beach
Things to BringSunscreen, hat, swim wear and towel
Guests or SpectatorsA R550.00 fee will be charged if you don't want to dive and just go on the boat for the trip.

Requirements

Minimum Age10 years
Minimum Height0.0 m
Maximum Height0.0 m
Fitness LevelNo Fitness Requirement
QualificationsNot Applicable
Maximum Weight0.0 kg
CertificationNone Required
Experience LevelNo Experience Requirement

Inclusions and Exclusions

InclusionsAll grear, hot drinks and cookies on the boat.
Exclusions

Transport
Go Pro Rental

Notes

The itinerary:
Introductions on to the session
Gear Check and Wetsuit Fitting
Short training session
Let’s go snorkeling!
Hot Drink and Snacks on the boat

Indemnity is signed on arrival. Cancellation policy: Refund Policy:

If we cancel because of unsafe weather, we try to do that 24 hours before arrival. Full refund will be given, it will take -/+ 7 working days to complete. Cape Town Bucket List covers all bank charges.

  • Not more than 10 passengers on the boat
  • Don’t worry. There’s never been a shark spotted.
  • Water temp varies from 10C to 15C
  • Weather assessed on day as activity cannot be performed in dangerous or bad weather
  • Lifejackets provided
  • Bring your swimwear
  • Must sign waiver
  • Guest should be able to swim

Customer Reviews

The staff were very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The equipment was all in very good condition. Overall, highly recommended! - Ross Williams


Had a fantastic time. A privilege to swim with wild seals. - Jerome Wright


Amazing!! - Raquel Santos


Thanks for the nice trip. Super trained and friendly staff. We felt very safe and it was a great experience. - Rahel Oestreich


Thanks for an amazing experience. The staff were very professional and always helpful, very patient. The entire experience was phenomenal. My son is desperate to do this again and can't wait for the next trip. - Milton Segal




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