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Cape Sidecar Adventures

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Our fleet of 30 vintage motorbike sidecars provide chauffeured tours and transfers around Cape Town, Cape Peninsula and the Winelands. We've just launched our multi-day guided overland division. Call us for more details.
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1 Dickens Road | Salt River, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We did this as riding in a side car has been on my wife's bucket list since she was a kid. She was smiling ear to ear during the entire trip. We chose the 2 hour trip and had a great time. The driver, Chris,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome experience. We did the 2 hour tour.Can highly recommended it and would do it again in a heart beat. Scott, our driver was great. Super friendly and knowledgeable too

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FarAway800656
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked the 2 hour ride around the city, the driver was very open to my suggestions of where I wanted to visit. The driver stopped whenever I asked him and so got fantastic photos of stunning landscapes. A very fun, relaxed trip, didn't really...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to submit a review of your sidecar experience. Our drivers, especially Brad, are all born & bred Capetonians & all love to share their love and passion of our very beautiful city. Hopefully you'll be back for a longer trip...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were given a 2 hour sidecar experience as a 50th wedding anniversary present - what an experience - thought I would be nervous - I enjoyed every second - would do it all over again in a flash but a longer trip is definitely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark W
timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there Mark Thanks for your kind review. A big attraction that our sidecars have is that the experience can be enjoyed by everyone, from toddlers to centenarians... Look forward to seeing you & your family on a longer trip someday soon.

Reviewed November 3, 2018

after sidecar tours in barcelona, lisbon, and shanghai, we couldn't wait to experience capetown by the best form of transportation...the sidecar. our other tours were city tours so this was our first experience out on the highway. with the wind in our faces on a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It's great to get such a satisfied review from a sidecar lover. The Bettys Bay trip is a new tour that we introduced last year & it's the trip that allows our guests to enjoy the sidecar experience to the maximum. The roads are great,...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Scott was a good guide who ensured our comfort, drove well, and provided a fun experience. Nothing like the open road in a vintage sidecar to enliven the day! A genuinely unique, memorable experience - definitely a solid value for your money!More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SteveR2491
timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Hi there Glad you enjoyed yourselves. Scott is very passionate about his city & always ensures his passengers experience the best we have to offer. Not only is an accredited tour guide, he is also an experienced game ranger so he's well qualified chat about...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018

We did the 2hr Atlantic Seaboard & Chapman Peak ride. Patrick van Eyssen was our wonderful driver who was very knowledgeable of the area. He brought the motorcycle clothing to the hotel which was our pick-up point and explained where we would be going. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Glad you enjoyed yourselves. Hope the weather was ok.!

Reviewed September 3, 2018

I did it for my grandson, BUT I think that I--at the age of 76--had even more fun than he did!! And--believe me--he had fun! What an exciting, wonderful day! My daughter, 16-year-old grandson, and I had planned a 2-week vacation to South Africa, Zimbabwe,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Wow what am inspiring review! When people ask us whether there's an age restriction we always say that a sidecar experience can be enjoyed for any age from age 0 to 100 and over... Your review is proof!

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Five adults two teenagers on a full days tour of the western Cape, Our drivers arrived with vintage leather jackets and helmets for us to wear, they explained the route and off we went, we had the most amazing day riding around the coast to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to submit your review. Scott is one of our gems and it's great to hear our sidecar experience was a highlight. Why not try our winelands experience on your next outing!

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

An awesome experience!! Bikes from the Second World War with side cars! We have three bikes for us, with Patrick, Chris and PJ driving for us. Totally comfortable, very cooperative and friendly....they gave us a good summary of the city, the various sites they took...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 363gautamj
timthescorpio, Owner at Cape Sidecar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Always great to hear that your experience was beyond your expectations. Patrick, PJ and Chris all enjoy sharing their sidecar passion with their guests. Hope to see you again soon.

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Lynn G
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Response from timthescorpio | Property representative |
hi john yes we can do a pickup in Clifton tim
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IanD2931
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We no longer offer self-drive options on our bikes. Only chauffeured tours & transfers using our own drivers.
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