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We might be celebrating Love on the Mountain with Steve Hofmeyr this Friday, but Jacques and Hester Barnard beat us to it when they exchanged wedding vows at the top of Harties last weekend.Continue reading »
The setting is 17th century Poland, on a hill in Biskupia Gorka, or Bishops Mountain, in Danzig (now Gdansk).
Here, in 1644, a revolutionary cable lift system – a continuously circulating ropeway – performed its first rotation, transporting building materials and earthworks from the bottom of the hill to the construction site and bastion above.Continue reading »
A night under the stars, looking out over the lights of Magaliesberg from the mountaintop with that special someone ... sound like a great way to spend Valentine’s Day?Continue reading »
Think you don’t have a reason to travel to Armenia? Think again. Armenia is home to the world’s longest non-stop double track cableway, the Tatev Aerial Tramway. Designed by Garaventa (Switzerland), the world record-holding 5.7-kilometre cableway connects Halizor village to the secluded and medieval Tatev Monastery, traversing the Vorotan River Gorge.Continue reading »
An aerial cableway is known by a different name in countries across the world. Also called an aerial tramway, a cable car, a ropeway or an aerial tram, this lift system by definition uses one or two ropes for support and another rope for propulsion to propel a cable car (or cabin) from one end of the line to another.Continue reading »
It’s official! Harties Cableway has been named the Best Conference Venue in the prestigious North West Provincial Tourism Awards.Continue reading »
This festive season, treat the family to something a bit different. Celebrate in style with the Harties Cableway! We’re open over Christmas, and extending our operating hours so our visitors can make the most of December’s summer sunshine and good cheer.Continue reading »
The Harties Cableway is now open
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We regret that no food, drinks or pets may be brought to the cableway.
Please note that the Harties Cableway operates weather permitting. Contact us for more information.