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Skip the Line: Cape Wheel Admission Ticket
from US$ 9.35*
Skip the Line: Cape Wheel Admission Ticket
from US$ 9.35*
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The Cape Wheel is a giant observation wheel that offers a spectacular 360 degree panoramic view of Cape Town from the iconic and vibrant V&A Waterfront precinct. Your viewing experience across the Mother City includes Table Mountain, Robben Island...more
Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 2502
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Right on the V&A waterfront. Not the largest Wheel I have ever seen but good sized. A strong tourist attraction in its own right. Personally, I like to see the Wheel more at night with its vibrant white lights that light up the whole waterfront...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 6 days ago

At night the Cape Wheel is lit up and visible from far. In the day the view from the top of the wheel is breathtaking. Well worth the money.

Thank Klaus G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rode at night and the lights were spectacular. They also offer some nice photo options for a sweet keepsake. And it is reasonable.

Thank T-Rae2156
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not go up on the wheel, but was there watching others go onto the massive wheel on the waterfront. Lots of great shopping and restaurants there on the waterfront. I found good deals there, and the restaurant we ate at the food was...More

Thank Lecia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cape Wheel is inexpensive and a fun place to sit for a bit after wandering through the mall and take in the view of the Victoria and Albert Waterfront. We enjoyed it and felt it was worth the money.

Thank Diann T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable cabins and the view is great! Good value as you get three full circulations in each ride!

Thank Gaskyns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the wheel isn't that high, it did provide a good view of the harbor and surrounding area. It is located in V&A Waterfront. I didn't think it was expensive. One day is discounted, so if you are visiting for several days, you could take...More

Thank CCH1223
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a wonderful experience thanks maybe better at night.It seemed a little expensive but then it is the Waterfront Thanks

Thank krugerandmore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Wheel is just OK. We were allowed 5 rotations/turns around, but this didnt really heighten our experience. The cars are small which means our family were the sole occupants of the car. That was nice. Each car had a button to turn on and...More

Thank azimthedream
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cape wheel is located at the waterfront . This a way you can see the city from up high while taking a very cool ride in the evening. I will recommend it is best to ride this wheel at Sunset so you get a...More

Thank Coryy20
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Janet W
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Response from Lyn C | Property representative |
I am pleased to announce we have a half price pensioners discount now, on Tuesdays. Visit our website for more info.
6 August 2016|
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Response from Lyn C | Property representative |
Currently the price is R120 for adults, R60 for kids up to 17 years old. More info on our website.