About Llandudno Ravine Hiking Trails

If you’ve bagged yourself some of the luxury accommodation in Llandudno, you’ll certainly want to explore some of the sea- and landscapes that make this part of Cape Town so spectacular. The Llandudno Ravine showcases this area with breath-taking views of the Atlantic Ocean.

This ravine leads up the 12 Apostles mountains, which represent the peaks behind the iconic Table Mountain. Exploring the ravine on this trail is a round trip that takes about 4.5 hours to finish. Travellers tackling this route may not have the option of a cable car (like the one that transports folk up to the top of Table Mountain), but they certainly get to enjoy the ultimate in beauty and serenity on this gorgeous trail. The views of Table Mountain, the ocean, and the Cape Peninsula from the ravine are nothing short of awe-inspiring.

There are two spots along the way at which the hiking can be taken up a notch, so to speak. Hikers that want a more adventurous and energetic hike can opt for more challenging routes that include dizzying heights, some heart-racing scrambles, and extra focus on footwork. Hout Bay Corner is particularly challenging, and hikers can even look forward to using a rope to tackle some of its sections.

Once you get to the top, the panoramic views from the two vantage points are incredible. The two points are called Judas Peak and Llandudno Peak. If you’re feeling even more energetic, you can hike along the spine of the 12 Apostles mountains for an additional four to ix hours to get to the cable car on the top of Table Mountain. From here, you can take the modern cable car down the mountain to a parking area that is only about 10 minutes’ drive from the City Bowl, V & A Waterfront, and the CTICC.

Alternatively, stick to the shorter Llandudno Ravine trail, heading back down from the summit and finishing off where you started. It is a quieter trail, seldom tackled by more than one group at a time.

Need to Know

WhereUp the southernmost extremity of the Table Mountain range, Llandudno, Cape Town, South Africa

WhenBest during daylight hours. We strongly recommend doing this trail with a guide if you are not familiar with the trail, and especially if you are new to Cape Town.

How muchFree

OvernightStay nearby in Llandudno, in Cape Town


Please note, business details can change. While we endeavour to ensure all information provided by the service provider is correct at the time of publication, we do not assume any liability caused by errors or changes, such as price, cost, time, and location. Please check with the provider that the activity/business is still offered as described, before making any travel plans.

Need an Update?

Send us feedback if this is your service/activity. Please let us know if anything on this page is outdated or contains inaccuracies.
Note, we do not have additional information or rates. Please don't contact us, rather use the service provider's contact details provided.

Find Llandudno Ravine Hiking Trails in these collections

In the vicinity

Hotels & other accommodation options by proximity

* Distances shown are "as the crow flies", not driving distances. Please confirm with the establishment should driving distance be a factor in your decision.

Other things to do in the area

Noteworthy attractions

Accommodation convenient to Llandudno Ravine Hiking Trails

FIND / South Africa Accommodation / Western Cape Accommodation / Cape Town Accommodation / Atlantic Seaboard Accommodation / Llandudno Accommodation

Llandudno as a destination

Want to stay overnight?


When would you like to stay?
Choose dates

Number of Guests

Why book with SA-Venues.com
  • Your card is safe with us; strictest card verification in the industry and we don't store card numbers.
  • No airy fairy service fees; you save!
  • We care. Service with integrity.
  • Multiple payment methods:
    credit card, SID instant EFT, bank transfer.
  • All Llandudno property owners / managers are verified (our experience protects you from online fraud).
  • Secure your booking
Our Payment Protection Guarantee only applies if your deposit payment is made via SA-Venues.com
Things To Do
South Africa. Explore. Experience. Stay

SA-Venues.com® has been assisting travellers with their South Africa travel plans since 1999, and is the largest, independent online travel guide for South Africa available in both English and German.

Never miss a deal

Subscribe for the latest special offers and travel inspiration.

And, we'll send you a R200 voucher to use on your next booking.