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Address: Cape Town Central, South Africa
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+27 83 683 1876

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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excellent hike guides!

it was my first time to hike a mountain more than 200 meters high. table mountain is around 1100 meters high. took the skeleton gorge route, which is about a three hour hike... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Manila, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

it was my first time to hike a mountain more than 200 meters high. table mountain is around 1100 meters high. took the skeleton gorge route, which is about a three hour hike. being a city boy not used to extended hours of physical activity, i cramped a little bit near the summit. our guide came prepared having hydration tablets... More 

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New York City, New York
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49 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I hiked the India Venster route with Riaan Vorster and it was a superb way to see Table Mountain without the tourist chaos at the top. Riaan is so familiar with the mountain and helps everyone along the route. We had not done our research well clearly so came with less than sufficient water, and were a... More 

Thank baileydogg
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did India Venster route with Hendre. She was wonderful, knowledgeable and calming. This was an amazing experience that applies to life. When your mind is telling you to quit, just keep going and great things will happen. Couple times I felt like I wanted to stop but Hendre kept encouraging me and with her sweet calming voice I just... More 

Thank Carlabnk123
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an absolutely incredible experience Hiking Table Mountain was on my bucket list and it over delivered I booked with Hike Table Mountain and chose this route called India Venster thanks to a friend who had previously hiked with them and been very impressed We met the amazing Darren at 06:45 sharp. He'd picked up 4 others who were great... More 

Thank TomDyerUCF
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5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure if we could manage the india venster route but surprised ourselves .....easier route wasn't available on the day so made the decision to go for it! Darren our guide was fabulous...helped each and everyone one of the six in the group to tackle the climb. There was some challenging parts of the climb but well worth doing to... More 

Thank Alanna S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From initial contact to reaching the top was enjoyable and an amazing experience. We hiked with Hendre (I'm sure all their guides are great) however, we had such a laugh with her that at times, we forgot we were climbing a challenging mountain. First time climbers, and not overly fit we did Indian Versteer, it was challenging and the views... More 

Thank The E
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During our visit to Cape Town we wanted to do one of the Table Mountain hikes. Riaan and Mike helped us select the best route based on our fitness level. Pletteklip Gorge was steep, but relatively quick ascend (we had to use hands in very few places, so it was mostly a steep hike). The cable car was closed due... More 

Thank Julia M
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a really excellent hike of the Inda Venster route with Hendré! We showed up the day before, having booked for that day, and were met with horrible winds of 45km/h at the lower cable station. Reports said it was 108km/h at the top of the mountain. Darren and his hiking partner were so understanding, and said we could... More 

Thank Natalia B
Hamburg, Germany
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The walk with Mike and his collogue was a real fantastic experience. We went up the very beautiful and a bit challenging India Venster to the top of the Table mountain! So scenic and Mike and his colleague was really lovely and also interested in the participants. They really took their time and made sure that everybody where save. We... More 

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner did the India Venster route with Darren and had a great time. Such a lovely and informative guide. Read the group very well and gave us just the perfect number of breaks even though I think our group was eager to get to the top in a good time....which we still did. With regards the route...don't... More 

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