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This July , just in a couple of days I learnt and experienced enough to write the greatest... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arina P
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Fantastic hike with an even better guide!

We are visiting Cape Town for a few days, the cable car to Table Mountain is under maintenance and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark C
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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 60 539 9340
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This July , just in a couple of days I learnt and experienced enough to write the greatest adventures book about South Africa. The main credit will go to Riaan. I hiked Indian Vester and immediately got the bug! When you hike with Riaan you...More

Thank Arina P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are visiting Cape Town for a few days, the cable car to Table Mountain is under maintenance and so we decided to try a hike instead. We’re not really experienced hikers, but Riaan suggested the India Ventur route as an alternative to Platteklip Gorge....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t rave about this hike enough! Our guide; Liesl was the best guide! So knowledgeable and caring and keeping us all safe! We couldn’t have done it without her! She even carried my backpack for awhile! We had a great time and highly recommend this...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Table Mountain early in the morning of 24th July. Early pick up from the hotel by our guide Hendre. We had the most amazing morning, hiking up India Venster and back down Plattekip Gorge. Hike Table Mountain did a wonderful job of looking...More

Thank Markynxx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Cape Town on teh 21st July, I contacted Hike Table Mountain as I wanted to climb the rock not just get on the cable car. Darren, my guide, was amazing, full of knowledge of the local fauna and wild life, master of...More

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great days hiking with Johan our guide - he took us up India Venster which is a reasonably challenging scramble but so worth it for the amazing views and sense of achievement. Having failed to make this ascent 16 years ago on honeymoon due to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks 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

Thank JustJudiD
Reviewed 4 weeks 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
Reviewed 5 weeks 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

Thank Hajni B
Reviewed 12 July 2018

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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24 April 2018|
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Response from Stacey D | Reviewed this property |
Have a wonderful time!
Imran M
20 February 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.
Brenda W
8 December 2017|
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.