We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
  • Electronic Voucher Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
Itinerary
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!
Locations visited
Company's Gardens
Bo-kaap
AWOL Tours
See all 6 locations
Overview

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.

Highlights
  • 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
Filter reviews
18 results
Traveler rating
17
1
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
17
1
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscompany gardensgreat guideridingwaterfronthistoryinformation
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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

1  Thank Kati W
Reviewed July 5, 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 3 weeks ago

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 May 24, 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

4  Thank David Q
GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 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

Reviewed May 20, 2018
Fun and informative city bike tour!

This 3 hour bike tour just flew by! Cape Town is a fascinating city and Nils did a wonderful job giving us the history of the city in manageable pieces- it was a fun way to get to know Cape Town and we were able...More

1  Thank Allison B
GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2018

Dear Allison B, Thank you for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Cape Town City Cycle Tour experience. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the 3 hour ( 10 am daily departure from the VA Waterfront information centre ) everything Cape Town...More

Reviewed April 27, 2018
Covered a lot of the city in short order...

Our bike tour with Nils was fun and informative. The meeting place was conveniently located at the Victoria & Alfred waterfront and from there we covered a lot of key historical sites: the Central district, the Company Gardens, the Malay Quarter with its brightly colored...More

3  Thank 729karynh
GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Dear 729karynh, Thank you so much for reviewing your Cape Town City Cycle tour with AWOL Guide Niels. We are so pleased that you found the meeting place easy to locate ( in the information centre , just opposite the big wheel) . Yes, this...More

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cape Town City Cycling Tour staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Cape Town Townships Tour including...
138 Reviews
from $78.00*
Special Offer
10-Day Cape Town Sightseeing, Garden...
1 Review
from $869.00*
$965.60
Full-Day Cape Town Sightseeing...
9 Reviews
from $38.90*
Cape Town Guided City Day Tour
5 Reviews
from $38.59*