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Hike Table Mountain

25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Highlight for Cape Town

We made a last minute decision to hike Table Mountain which turned out to be one of the highlight... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MrsK208
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Hong Kong, China
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First timer with Liesel

It was my wife’s first mountain experience with me. Having said that, there were a lot of concerns... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JustinHozl
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Singapore, Singapore
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Hike Table Mountain is an owner-operated mountain guiding business specializing in hikes and climbs on Table Mountain and around Cape Point. A passion for nature and mountains coupled with a commitment to service excellence lies at the heartbeat of what we do, ensuring you get the ultimate mountain experience. Run by qualified, accredited, attentive and highly-experienced mountain guides. All hikes and climbs are customized to suit your level of fitness and sense of adventure. We are the only guiding company offering hikes up all routes on Table Mountain. Whether you are a first-time hiker or seasoned trekker, adrenalin junky or nature lover, we make sure you get the experience you are looking for.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We made a last minute decision to hike Table Mountain which turned out to be one of the highlight of our trip to Cape Town. Our guide, Lynette, was informative and we really enjoyed chatting with her. She arrived at our hotel promptly at 5.30...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was my wife’s first mountain experience with me. Having said that, there were a lot of concerns on safety. Our guide, Liesel is a very experience, kind and meticulous. She take note of all the small details. I am not really good with words...More

Thank JustinHozl
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did two hikes/climbs, the India Venster with Hendre and Lions head with Lynette. Both hikes were an amazing experience and we had very helpful, friendly and fun guides. As my wife has a fear of heights both guides were great and kept her calm...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you for a truly memorable hike up Table mountain which we as a family of five (kids aged 11,13 and 16) really enjoyed. The 12 Apostles route was just so beautiful and lizelle knew so much about the plants and landscape and history -...More

Thank Gunjit B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did our private hike on our first day with Hike Table Mountain. It was a fantastic start to our trip that we strongly recommend especially to first-time visitors to Table Mountain. Our guide Lynette is very knowledgable on not only the route and climate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I hiked India Venster with Darren in November. WOW...this was an amazing part of our two week trip. We had five people in our group. The pace was good and the views were amazing. We enjoyed seeing the flora and Darren was...More

Thank JLatzman
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hike Table Mountain is a company I would recommend to any that are looking for an adventure in the mountains around Cape Town. The company offers a variety of routs to climb and hike the mountains. I felt safe and was well taken care of...More

1  Thank Thor-Albert F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was absolutely our favorite day in Cape Town. Our guide was truly fantastic, not only helpful during the actual hike but also a great conversationalist and we learned a lot about South Africa. He picked us up at our AirB&B and we were lucky...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Communication before the hike was done really well by Riaan! The guide we had was absolutely excellent and could not have been any better. You could tell that the company has a real passion for hiking and it made the trip even more superb! I...More

Thank James820
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK, we did not eat Table Mountain, but we felt that a hike up rather than taking the cable car would make us appreciate the view that much more. We went with “Hike Table Mountain” whose internet site provides ample information about the various routes....More

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Imran M
February 20, 2018|
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Response from Riaan V | Property representative |
Hi Imran. Duration depends on route, ranges from 2.5 to 4.5 hours.
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Brenda W
December 8, 2017|
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Response from Riaan V | Property representative |
Hi Brenda. Cost is R1200 pp excl cable car descent (R150 pp) for 2 people. Duration is about 4 hours.
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Brenda W
December 7, 2017|
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Response from P2573CFmichaelp | Reviewed this property |
Brenda, Here is the contact info. If he runs and hikes and can go up stairs he will be fine. They take it slow. It does have some scrambling and a little cardio but I am 53 and I had NO issues at all. Hike Table Mountain... More
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