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Hike Table Mountain

25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 60 539 9340
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Spectacular views

My husband & I hired Riaan for India Venster & Cape Point hikes - both were worth every penny... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2013
Elora, Canada
Great hike up Skeleton Gorge

This hike was challenging but beautiful, with the climate ranging from tropical at the bottom to... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2013
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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 60 539 9340

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Reviewed 23 February 2013

My husband & I hired Riaan for India Venster & Cape Point hikes - both were worth every penny. Riaan is both very professional & knowledgeable. We were fortunate enough to have perfect days for hiking. If you want to experience spectacular views with little...More

Thank BNPL
Reviewed 21 February 2013

This hike was challenging but beautiful, with the climate ranging from tropical at the bottom to windy and misty at the top. Having an excellent guide was an enormous help in finding our way and finding flowers and other treasures along the way .... We...More

1  Thank LoRoad
Reviewed 8 February 2013

I really wanted to hike Table Mountain, but had little time. I contacted Riaan the day before and was able to join a suitable hike the next day. He was so incredibly helpful. I only confirmed my booking at 5am, an hour before we started...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 8 February 2013

Took on India Venster this morning and it was one the best things I've ever done. Worth every penny. If you're looking for an interesting and slightly challenging hike up the mountain, look no further - I'm not sure if there's anything Riann doesn't know...More

Thank freecactusdisco
Reviewed 5 February 2013

I contacted Riann a couple of weeks in advance and had to change the day of my hike on a relative short notice. He was able to accommodate the change with no problems. I was in town on business and was able to get away...More

Thank Dan V
Reviewed 19 January 2013

Very efficient. Responded to my emails very promptly and clearly. Riann suggested the right route for me and it did not disappoint. Neither did Riann. Not only you get a knowledgable, calm and patient guide with you, he can also tell you about the history...More

2  Thank tanleep
Reviewed 18 January 2013

I spent two days on Table Mountain whilst in Cape Town: The first was hike / scramble up the India Venster route and the second was a 10 pitch rock climb up to the top. I organised both via Hike Table Mountain and had a...More

Reviewed 17 January 2013

We contacted Riaan on very short notice to hike Table Mountain the day after Christmas. He was able to accommodate us on a group hike up the India Venster trail. Riaan offered to pick us up from our hotel and drive us to the mountain....More

Thank scottalbin
Reviewed 17 January 2013

I found Riaan on trip advisor when I was researching table mountain hikes (which had been recommended by Capetown expat friends). We emailed back and forth to identify the right hike for our skill level/fitness (and vertical fears) - the Kasteelspoort - which was a...More

Thank Suzanne x
Reviewed 10 January 2013

When we went to Cape Town for our honeymoon, we were eager to Hike Up the notorious Table Mountain, but were nervous about trying it on our own. We were thinking about using the cable car, but didn't want miss out on the opportunity to...More

1  Thank Anthony S
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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.
Brenda W
6 December 2017|
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Response from P2573CFmichaelp | Reviewed this property |
Brenda, Here is the contact info. If he runs and hikes and can go up stairs he will be fine. They take it slow. It does have some scrambling and a little cardio but I am 53 and I had NO issues at all. Hike Table Mountain... More
Brenda W
6 December 2017|
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Response from AisMc2013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It took about 2 hours 40 mins up India venster. Our guide said we were a very able group. Normally it’s 3 1/2 to 4 hours. It’s amazing!!!! Can’t remember how much it cost. Price does not include tip or cable car ride... More