update (20 July 2017): The lift upgrades will drag out till late October 2017. The first lift upgrade will take place between 24 July 2017 and 27 August 2017 and the second between 31 August 2017 and 22 October 2017. With only one lift in operation at a time, visitors can expect significant delays.
update (19 July 2017): This year's annual maintenance will include the replacement of lifts at the lower station, the resurfacing of pathways, a revamp of the Visitor Centre, rebranding of the cable cars, and an increase in seating at the restaurant.
Cape Town's Table Mountain Aerial Cableway will be closing for scheduled annual maintenance from 24 July 2017 to 06 August 2017. The cableway will reopen, weather permitting, 07 on August 2017.
The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway is one of Cape Town's most popular tourist attractions with approximately 900,000 people a year using it to visit the top of Table Mountain. The Cableway offers visitors a variety of experiences, including meals with a view at the Table Mountain Cafe, free WiFi at the new WiFi Lounge and free thirty-minute guided walking tours.