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Your professionally guided tour depart from the V&A Waterfront. On your three hour cycle learn about Cape Town's heritage while you ride from the Waterfront to the bustling inner city, getting up close and personal with the City and its inhabitants in an environmentally friendly way.

The tour combines both the old and the new of Cape Town's urban landscape. With visits to the Bo Kaap, Company's Gardens, Adderley Street, St Georges mall and Green Point. Visit the Green Point Stadium, the impressive sports venues that co-hosted the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Another stop will be the Green Point Biodiversity Eco Park which is a must see for green enthusiasts!
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Explore South Africa's 'Mother City' on two-wheels. Embark on a 3-hour cycling tour of Cape Town, taking in some of its most notable sights and attractions. Visit places like the colorful Bo Kaap community, Nobel Square―home to commemorative statues of 4 Nobel Peace Prize laureates, including Desmond Tutu and Nelson Mandela―the Company's Garden and Adderley Street, one of the city's main thoroughfares. A local guide joins you, sharing stories of Cape Town's vast history and heritage as you go.

  • Bicycling tour of Cape Town
  • Explore South Africa's 'Mother City' on two wheels like a local
  • Visit such landmarks as the colorful Bo-Kaap neighborhood and Nobel Square
  • Learn about the city's fascinating history from a local guide
  • An ideal tour for individuals, couples and families
  • A small-group size allows for individualized attention
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Relaxed Historical Ride

My guide was passionate and well versed on the history and current events of Cape Town and South Africa. A relaxed ride throughout the city with many stops to provide context and historical significance. Definitely recommended!

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great city tour

Our guide (Melanie) was very friendly and knows a lot about Cape Town. The tour was about 3,5 hours across the city and the coast. Encounter the city by bike and you will see a lot off Cape Town.

1  Thank Frenkie5
Reviewed 30 July 2018
Great bike tour for an introduction to Cape Town

We really enjoyed our cycling tour with Nils - he was very knowledgeable and told us a lot about South African history and the history of the city. We particularly liked the stop at the Company's Garden and cycling through the Central Business District, which...More

2  Thank Kati W
Reviewed 5 July 2018
Historical and Fun Ride

I did a Cape Town City Cycling Tour with AWOL on June 20th. Nils, the guide, was very knowledgeable and I learned a lot about the history of Cape Town. The riding was easy and I felt safe on the entire ride.More

1  Thank MountainVoyager
GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear MountainVoyager, Thank you for taking the time to review your Cape Town City Cycle Tour experience. So pleased that you enjoyed the company of your guide Niels and we could contribute meaningfully to your holiday. Yes, safety is always our priority and this small...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Highly informative bike tour

Our guide Sean was great. My wife and I were woefully uninformed of the history of Cape Town and South Africa in general. This company keeps group sizes small and Sean humored and answered all my various questions on the tour. We really got a...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Dear David Q, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Cape Town City Cycle Tour. This 3 hour tour departs daily from the VA Waterfront and covers everything Cape Town, suitable for all ages and fitness levels. We are...More

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