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Hike Table Mountain

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25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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The best possible diversion from an otherwise entirely work oriented trip. Take a half day and... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2013
Lindel E
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Austin, Texas, United States
Excellent guide, super hike and fine weather (3rd time lucky!)

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Reviewed 19 April 2013
Julie F
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London, United Kingdom
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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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25 St John's Wood, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa

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Reviewed 5 May 2013

The best possible diversion from an otherwise entirely work oriented trip. Take a half day and find the beauty of table mountain. You'll be glad you did. Next time, I'll finish the Cliff's trail rather than cut over to India Venster, maybe even start at...More

Thank Lindel E
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Reviewed 19 April 2013

After reading the review for hiking Table Mountain on Tripadvisor, Riaan and Hike Table Mountain came out firmly on top. The reviews were right, Riaan was a fantastic guide and great with all abilities. I climbed the Mountain with on 31st March (in the same...More

Thank Julie F
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Reviewed 12 April 2013

We did the India Venster hike with Riaan on the 31th of march 2013. At first I was a bit scared because of all the reviews I read about this trail. SInce I 'm not a real dare-devil I really needed to be convinced to...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2013

I did my hiking trip in March 2013 with Riian. Excellent guide who has lots of experience and knowledge of the mountain. He also wanted me to have great time there so when weather seemed to be bad, he wanted to settle new date for...More

Thank S K
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Reviewed 3 April 2013

My son (14) and I have discussed climbing table mountain but were nervous due to lack of experience and unsure on required fitness levels and which route to take. Having had email and phone calls with Riaan our minds were put at rest and India...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2013

We took the India Venster route up Table Mountain last week. My boyfriend has some climbing experience and I had none at all. It was a tough route to undertake with no climbing experience but Riaan could not have been more patient and helpful. If...More

1  Thank ClareS824
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Reviewed 2 April 2013

My wife booked this company based on the many great reviews, but I was hesitant to hike with a guide and wanted to hike it by ourselves. I was worried that we would get stuck with slower hikers and might have to do an easier/...More

Thank jlateralus21
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Reviewed 29 March 2013

My husband and I took the India Venster route up Table Mountain with Riann. Some aspects of the climb were very challenging, but Riann made the hike feel very safe. He was very knowledgeable about the routes and the mountain. Definitely one of the highlights...More

1  Thank enrica3anatra
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Reviewed 24 March 2013

Riaan was great. Took us up a route that there is no way we would have found (and been comfortable with) without a lot of research that we did not have time for. The route he chose was perfectly suited for what we wanted, but...More

Thank NikeCleo
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Reviewed 17 March 2013

.We did this hike as part of our honeymoon and it was one if the best things we did...mainly due to our guide riaan. He was knowledgable, friendly and accommodates your skill level. If you get a chance ask him about his book....we read it...More

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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.
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Brenda W
8 December 2017|
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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.
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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
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