The Cape Wheel is a giant observation wheel that offers a 360-degree panoramic view of Cape Town. Catch sight of Table Mountain, Robben Island, the Cape Town City skyline, the Paarl Mountains, and the Cape Town Stadium from the wheel.
The cabins are fully enclosed and air-conditioned. Passengers are taken 40 metres above the ground on the 12-15 minute, four-revolution ride. The wheel also offers two wheelchair-friendly cabins.
The VIP Gondola takes 4 adults and has leather seats, a glass floor and music and a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine and/or appletizer for a non-alcoholic option. This must be booked in advance by emailing your desired date and time.
There are several different specials on offer at different times of the year. Bookings are necessary for specials.
No booking in advance required for standard rides.
This is one of the many Cape Town attractions to enjoy at the V&A Waterfront.
Venue: Market Square, Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, 19 Dock Rd, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
Time: 10am to 10.30pm
Cost: R150 Adults | R75 Children age 4-17 (under 4 years free of charge) | R75 on Tuesdays from 10am to 6pm for pensioners | R1500 VIP Gondola