No visit to the Rock is complete without seeing the famous monkeys. A pack of wild Barbary macaques roam freely around the top station which is also an excellent vantage point from which to view the many migrating birds that use the narrow Strait of Gibraltar as their annual crossing point to and from their winter nesting grounds.
Within the Top Station complex visitors enjoy not only the most spectacular views over the town but also views of 2 continents; Europe and Africa, 2 bodies of water; the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean and 3 countries; Gibraltar, Spain and Morocco. They have the opportunity of enjoying a quick bite to eat at the Top is the Rock Cafe offering a fresh variety of drinks and snacks or a delicious brunch, lunch or cocktail at the unique Mons Calpe Suite Restaurant and Bar. There is also a shop where visitors can purchase a unique gift or souvenir before heading into the Upper Rock Nature Reserve to explore all it has to offer including St Michael’s Cave, Great Siege Tunnels, interesting footpaths and Gibraltar’s newest attraction, the Skywalk.
CABLE CAR INFORMATION
09:30-19:15 7 days a week. Last Cable Car down 19:45
except 1st Nov to 31st March 09:30-17:15. Last Cable Car down 17:45
N.B. The Cable Car will not stop at the middle station between the months of April to October inclusive
The Cable Car runs continuously throughout the day, approx.. every 10 min to 15 mins. No reservation is required.
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