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Address: 25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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+27 83 683 1876
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Hike Table Mountain is an owner-operated mountain guiding business...

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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One of the highlights of our trip

One of the coolest things I've ever done in my life. Our guide, Mike, was fantastic--knowledgeable and easy-going. Can't recommend these guys enough. We went up one of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WyattinKC
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Kansas City, Missouri

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Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the coolest things I've ever done in my life. Our guide, Mike, was fantastic--knowledgeable and easy-going. Can't recommend these guys enough. We went up one of the harder ways, and it was totally worth it.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

So we were collected by our amazing guide Hendrai first thing in the morning* perfectly on time. We headed straight for the mountain and had the pleasure of witnessing an amazing sunrise together from the base of the mountain. Then we started the hike. My wife is pregnant and Hendrai was attentive and ensured we were all safe and had... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It is a NO NO the persons is really not good and route for as it is a NO NO it is to Dangerous to do.

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Riaan V, Owner at Hike Table Mountain, responded to this review

Hi there. Did you hike with HIKE TABLE MOUNTAIN? If so, who was your guide? I suspect you've misplaced your review. Hike Table Mountain guides are highly experienced and very competent, engaging, friendly and service-minded, as our reviews attest to. Looking forward to your reply. More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and two others in our group recently took the India Venster route up with Hendre as our guide. She was absolutely fantastic, very chatty and kept us entertained the whole way up. I can highly recommend the India Venster route, it is steep and has a few portions with scrambles and narrow paths, but you get amazing views and... More 

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guwahati
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the Table Mountain hike with my daughter and son-in-law ( confirmed addicts of steps/slopes).Upon reading that Table Mountain hikes are safest with guides, we chose Hike Table Mountain based on reviews. My daughter did a quick book with Riaan after he got us to submit our fitness levels on 10 (she gave me 4.5) and Riaan replied that... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are on the mature age group. Our guide took everything in consideration and watched us closely. The climb was not right for all of our group our guide discussed this and we made a decision to ride the tram This was handled with care and diplomacy. We rode the tram had a wonderful hike up on the top. Great... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked up India Venster with Riaan and it turned out to be the highlight of our trip. Riaan was a great guide, hugely knowledgeable and guided us very well through what was at times a quite challenging route. He also has some great anecdotes from his time on the mountain. The route itself offered fantastic views and we found... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience. I would recommend anyone is able to do it, that you hike up rather than get the cable car! Hendre was a fantastic guide who made it both safe and fun! Loved every second of it, even the bits where we had to scramble and climb. One of the best things we did in Cape Town... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I booked with Hike Table Mountain to do a hike up Platteklip Gorge, and we had a wonderful day. Our guide was experienced and top notch. I would definitely recommend this company to anyone!

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We hiked our way up using the Platteklip Gorge trail. While it was very exhausting we made it in 2h. I would recommend hiking up in the morning and walking around the top in the afternoon. After that you can take the cable car down if needed.

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