The Cable Car Gibraltar Cable Car connects the center of the town (Main Street), with the top of its mountain, called The Rock (about 415 meters high). It was constructed in the year 1966 by Swiss architect Von Roll and was completely renovated in the year 1986. From the top of the rock ione can find monkeys, different viewpoints to get the best views, and tour the ancient caves of the mountain. Their hours of operation are: Monday to Sunday from 09.30 to 19.15 hours, except in winter (November 1 to March 31) when it closes at 17.15h. The cable car runs for 10 minutes, and has a maximum capacity of 30 passengers.