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Hike Table Mountain

25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 683 1876
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Table Mountain-India Venster Trail...the best thing we did in Cape Town!

Hedre carefully and skilfully guided us up this sometimes technical ascent (total vertical around... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
David C
Superb, brilliant, wonderful - DO IT!

To begin with, I was slightly apprehensive about the India Venster climb as from the cable car... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom J
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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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25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 683 1876

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Hedre carefully and skilfully guided us up this sometimes technical ascent (total vertical around 700 metres). She knows the mountain well and gave us lots lots of information about the flora and fauna, the mountain itself and the amazing views we had of our surroundings....More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

To begin with, I was slightly apprehensive about the India Venster climb as from the cable car station it looks pretty much vertical, but Mike, our guide, put those fears to rest without making it any less exciting. The first third of the climb is...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best part of our trip! This is a 'must' when you visit Cape Town. Although you can take the cable car to the top, you should definitely hike. It makes the experience so much more worthwhile. You will definitely need a certain level of fitness,...More

Thank karily76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did the Platteklip Gorge route with Lynette this morning and had an amazing time! From booking to pick up to the hike itself and beyond, everything was so easy and professional. At first, I was a little worried about my ability to do the...More

Thank littlewanderer7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For me this was one of the highlights in Cape Town. Myself and my partner are not experienced hikers and so opted for the Summit Stroll - a 2.5 hour hike around the summit of the mountain. For us this was the best option as...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While this is slightly on the pricey side of things to do, I would say it’s definitely worth it. Our guide was Lynette who was fantastic. She had a huge amount of knowledge of the mountain and Cape Town in general! She picked us up...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a wondrous experience, and Liesl was an incredible and very knowledgeable guide. Beyond the spectacular views, learning about the flora and fauna of the mountain from her was fantastic. Mike was very helpful and patient in selecting an appropriate hike route and booking...More

Thank VauKV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went up India Venster with the amazing Darren yesterday. Darren was brilliant and gave us plenty of time for pictures and to take in the incredible views! Highly recommend.

Thank AisMc2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Defenitely the highlight of my CT trip! Breathtaking experience, including the view ( which changes every time when you stop for a second and look back), the friendly and professional guide (Thanks, Johann!), and the fact that you actually work out while discovering the absolute...More

Thank Marica V
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We hiked the india venster route and enjoyed every moment of it ! Smooth booking and our guide was full of knowledge. Have recommended this to many people we have met on our trip already 😊

Thank Nicola T
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Janice Z
20 November 2017|
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Response from gwenniemay58 | Reviewed this property |
I don't like heights but this was amazing and I honestly don't remember any spots where I felt afraid. There is plenty of room on the tracks. Sure I had to dig deep a couple of times but that was more about the few scrambles... More
28 September 2017|
Response from Serge665 | Reviewed this property |
I would you suggest younspeak the people at Table Mountain to give you some advice. Make sure you wear a pair of comfotable shoes with grip. Take two litres of water each.