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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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Great experience in Cape Town!

I was in Cape Town over the weekend for work and am so glad I decided to take this hike. Sure you... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2012
MrJaG18
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Portland, Oregon
Breath-taking views

I had never done any hiking before but felt I would be ok because I'm reasonably fit. Riaan was... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2012
richard p
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Perth, Australia
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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
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Reviewed 24 December 2012

I was in Cape Town over the weekend for work and am so glad I decided to take this hike. Sure you can take the tram up top, but if you're in decent physical shape I would highly recommend hiking with Riaan instead. There were...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2012

I had never done any hiking before but felt I would be ok because I'm reasonably fit. Riaan was fantastic at assessing what would be a good path to take that suited my experience and it was a highlight of my trip. Recommend doing this...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2012

My boyfriend who is not a very big fan of hiking out of the discomfort he feels when exposed to heights agreed to hike table mountain and left me choose an easy route that we could both enjoy.Based on the reviews on trip advisor I...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2012

I booked the hike up Table Mountain with Riann due to the reviews on Tripadvisor and they were dead on. The experience that we had hiking up TM and around Cape Point were absolutely phenomenal and it was surely thanks to Riaan. Riaan is very...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2012

There is no doubt, we have got all we have afsked for. The promissed gloomy ravines, Afro-montane forest and geological drama. And even more! Riann was trully helpfull in making the hike fit our tight agenda, booked a perfect weather :) and tought a lot...More

Thank maratita
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Reviewed 5 December 2012

I had always wanted to visit the top of Table Mountain but was completely unaware one could hike up the mountain. From looking at the beast you wouldn't even think it was possible without a truckload of climbing gear...this is not the case! After stepping...More

Thank Coutta22
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Reviewed 29 November 2012

Based on reviews I decided to book my cousin and I for a hike with Riaan. He was easily available for questions via e-mail. He made suggestions based on our interest. We did the Blinkwater ravine route and it was amazing. The views of Camps...More

Thank Darren_K_C
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Reviewed 29 November 2012

We were thrilled to have found Riaan Vorster to take us up Table Mountain. He truly tailored our hike to our needs/abilities/weaknesses and made sure we still got to experience an adventure. While I wanted a long and challenging walk, my husband loathes heights -...More

1  Thank ADSL1970
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Reviewed 27 November 2012

As part of our Cape Town trip we decided the best way to see table mountain was to hike up and we were not disappointed. We arranged easily via email with Riaan prior to our departure to South Africa. We hiked the India Venster route...More

Thank Daniel P
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Reviewed 24 November 2012

This was the highlight of our trip to Cape Town last April. Everything about the day was expertly managed. Riann was extremely helpful in planning, very responsive by email and asking us questions to help us choose the best route for us. We are fit...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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