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Hike Table Mountain

25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 60 539 9340
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A must do, all our expectations exceeded

Having been to Cape Town previously and been restricted to a cable car expedition, when we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JustJudiD
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Excellent service!

We hiked table mountain- the 12 apostles route with Liesl during our stay in Cape town. Riaan was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sd2018165
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Limerick, Ireland
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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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+27 60 539 9340
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having been to Cape Town previously and been restricted to a cable car expedition, when we returned, primarily to cage dive, walking Table Mountain was near the top of our to-do list. Unfortunately I managed to break my fingers about a week before departure, which...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We hiked table mountain- the 12 apostles route with Liesl during our stay in Cape town. Riaan was very quick to reply and easy to deal with, allowing us to book the day before the hike. Liesl is an excellent guide- so knowledgeable and encouraging...More

Thank sd2018165
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the Skeleton gorge hike a few weeks ago. The booking itself was easy, Riaan answered all inquiries really quickly via email. The day before the hike we checked in via email and got confirmation that our guide would be Mike. Meeting was at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every aspect of dealing with Hike Table Mountain was professional and went perfectly. They were able to accommodate me with short notice, and Hendre picked me up at my hotel before sunrise. Our group of four climbed India Venster with Hendre's expert directions. I love...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the India Venster route and it is definitely the recommended option. Even though I have no climbing experience, Riaan able to walk us through the scrambling techniques with ease. There are some parts look very tough but Riaan give us the peace of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Riaan was an AMAZING guide, and we LOVED hiking the India Venster trail up Table Mountain. Riaan has such a passion for the mountain and is so knowledgeable about all the plants, birds and animals. We thought we would be getting some exercise, but we...More

Thank Kristen H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am still in awe of Riaan’s expertise on the mountain. He is a vat of knowledge and expertise. His customer service is top notch. He has a wonderful ability to cater to each hikers needs and make sure each person had specialized service. I...More

Thank hursttaylor
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the quick reader: do Indian Venster, but do it with a guide. It is tricky. Riaan with Hike Table Mountain is amazing and I felt totally safe with him. The longer review: I am travelling solo and when I told my South African friends...More

Thank Minah L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are from the U.S. and traveled to South Africa for our honeymoon. One of our must do's was hike Table Mountain. We decided to book a tour with Hike Table Mountain and are so glad we did! Lynette was our guide...More

Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hiked India Venster with Riaan and I can't emphasise enough what an incredibly knowledgeable, helpful and experienced guide he was. I was due to go with the first of 2 groups Riaan had that day but, when the rest of group 1 pulled out...More

Thank Geoff B
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cremita
April 24, 2018|
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Response from Stacey D | Reviewed this property |
Have a wonderful time!
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Imran M
February 19, 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 7, 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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