The fertile soils of the table mountain landscape provided conditions for humans to establish themselves in the area. Everything from burials and excavations to ruins and existing buildings tell of how communities grew up in the table mountain landscape.
15 table mountains with a unique history
Explore the earth's history, cultural history and industrial history in a landscape shaped by time
Gigantic boulders in memory of the dead
A piece of Earth’s history
A journey in time through 1700 million years – Geology is history. Earth’s history. By visiting geological sites in the table mountain landscape, you can travel in time – several million years. Each place is a piece of the puzzle, which together tells a story that begins 1700 million years ago.