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Hike Table Mountain

25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Fantastic family hike with an amazing guide

My husband, son (23), daughter (21) and I just had one of the best overall hiking experiences. We... read more

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ReneeKeller
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED HIKE

This was definitely one of the highlights of my Cape Town trip! Prior to the trip, Riaan emailed us... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
hoijai
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Hong Kong, China
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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 today via mobile

My husband, son (23), daughter (21) and I just had one of the best overall hiking experiences. We only had time for a 4 hour hike and I was looking for a good overall challenge. I have done many hikes all over the world and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was definitely one of the highlights of my Cape Town trip! Prior to the trip, Riaan emailed us and asked us about our fitness condition. For fit people, they can hike from the bottom. For unfit people like us, Riaan recommended us to take...More

Thank hoijai
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My favourite activity I've done in Cape Town. Riaan is very knowledgable and a beautiful person to be around. I felt safe and in good hands throughout the whole climb. Table Mountain is a hikers dream! I loved it so much I'm even planning on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful scenery and views throughout the entire 4 hour hike. Johan is very knowledgeable about the history, flora, and fauna of the mountain. The service is fantastic as they pick up / drop off right from your hotel. This is a once in a lifetime...More

Thank Cooper J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did the India Venster hike with Riaan and it was wonderful. Although I do have quite a bit of hiking experience, I wasn’t sure what to expect as a few people “warned” me about the challenges of India Venster. While I was glad that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With a group of four we hiked up the skeleton gorge with our guide Johan. The communication with Riaan was very good and he advised me this hike and it was absolutely worth it. The conditons were really nice and Johan is a very skilled...More

Thank DJ E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ranks among the absolute best the best 5 hours I have spent on vacation anywhere in the world --- Weather was perfect and while challenging, the trail provided great views, great opportunity to learn of the geology, flora and fauna.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only had a few days in Cape Town and wanted to climb Table Mountain. Found this website and Riaan (1) told me not to go on the day I had chosen but the next day as the weather would be better (2) recommended not to...More

Thank EandC A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hiked the India Vester route with Riaan. It was an unbelievable experience. We really lucked out with the weather, and had the perfect temperature and visibility for the hike. Starting the hike before sunrise allowed us to get really great photos of sunrise over...More

Thank OrlaithMarieR
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The great reviews for Hike Table Mountain was the reason I selected this company and they (and the mountain) exceeded my expectations. From my initial enquiry about a private or group hike, Katie at the office was exceptionally helpful in confirming a route that would...More

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cremita
24 April 2018|
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Response from Stacey D | Reviewed this property |
Have a wonderful time!
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Imran M
20 February 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
8 December 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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