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AWOL Tours

Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 234 6428
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AWOL Tours offers exclusive hiking and biking adventures, with opportunities for genuine cultural exchange and natural encounters, personalised to ensure your extraordinary travel experience. AWOL Tours is a leading outdoor travel specialist for hiking and bicycle tourism in Cape Town, South Africa. We offer you opportunities for breathtaking adventure and authentic interactions. Our experienced AWOL team balance expert trip planning with eco-friendly activities, creating thrilling, memorable travel experiences for you. We've been at the forefront of responsible tourism since 2002, with repeated awards and happy client reviews to prove our success.
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“guide jeremy” (6 reviews)
“table mountain” (61 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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+27 83 234 6428
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Reviewed 7 November 2012

We contacted AWOL Tours by mail from France. They organised for us a three days hike from Silvermine, south of Table Mountain, southward to Cape Point.The communication was easy and we felt that these people really cared with the customers. Day 1 (Silvermine to Kommetjie):...More

Thank Patrice N
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2012

Dear Ghislaine & Patrice Thanks so much for taking the time out to share your experiences and photographs with us and others. We really appreciate it and it means so much to us that we are creating lasting memories for travellers. This is what motivates...More

Reviewed 17 October 2012

We went on a cycling/walking tour to the small township of Masiphumelele (Cape Peninsula) with Awol Tours. We were 7 people amongst 3 children aged 8 and 9. In the beginning we were wondering if this would be safe with children, but it turned out...More

Thank Ingonyama
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2012

Thanks so much for taking the time out to share your experiences of our township cycling tour in Cape Town with other travellers. Your comments are greatly appreciated as we constantly trying to improve our experiences and make it as authentic as possible despite being...More

Reviewed 12 October 2012

Wonderful way to experience downtown area of Capetown...Leonard went the extra mile & in fact, our tour lasted 4 hours, not 3. Do not miss this personalized view of the city.

Thank BreezinDelta
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2012

Thanks so much for taking the time out to compliment Leonard on a great tour. We really appreciate the feedback. Glad you enjoyed our insightful cycling tour of Cape Town.

Reviewed 6 October 2012

We had a very nice hiking tour in September 2012 to the top of the Table Mountain. It was quite challenging but we made it. The Groups are normally very small. (we had the luck that we were the only two that booked the hiking...More

1  Thank Fran Z
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2012

Thanks so much for sharing your experiences of hiking up Table Mountain with us. Yes we also glad you made it to the top of Table Mountain. All our hiking tours are private, so our guides always go at your pace so that you don't...More

Reviewed 17 September 2012

with trepidation I booked a Township Bicycle Tour with AWOL Tours, this is a tour with a difference.... bikes. !! We were collected from our back backer lodge by Leonard and then met the wonderful smiley Zwai. Zwai set us up with bikes and we...More

2  Thank CamillaSpadari
Reviewed 26 August 2012

AWOL tours took me through the townships in Cape Town and showed me a side of Africa that other tourists may not see.. It really opened my eyes and made it an unforgettable experience that I would recommend anyone to do... Sally the tour guide...More

4  Thank HeidiBenson
Reviewed 26 August 2012

My family booked a last minute tour with AWOL and the booking service was quick and easy and the tour was fantastic. Our teenage kids loved the cycling at cape point and the tour was perfectly paced for our family. Our guide was professional and...More

2  Thank JoeBenson95
Reviewed 24 August 2012

Our family of four (two kids 10 and 13) had a cycle tour around Cape Town and I can highly recommend it as a way to see the city at a nice pace. The tour can also be tailored to your interests, spending more or...More

1  Thank JaneP0
Reviewed 12 August 2012

We loved the bycicle tour in the Township. It's a great way to learn about the people and their way of living. The guide was very kind and gave us a lot of information. We felt totally safe and welcome.

1  Thank Claudia v
Reviewed 14 June 2012

There is nothing quite like exploring a city on an bicycle. AWOL has fantastic old-school bikes, the ones where you have to back-peddle to break, that are easy to use and the most fun to cruise around a new city - or pretend to be...More

1  Thank Alison M
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26 October 2016|
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Response from GOAWOL | Property representative |
Thanks so much for your interest in our 3 hour Cape Town city cycle tour. Its more of a talking tour than a cycling tour as we only cover about 15km in the 3 hours. Only two hills. So no special fitness required. You do... More
Heather B
24 June 2015|
Response from GOAWOL | Property representative |
Hi HeatherB, Thank you for contacting AWOL Tours. Please be advised we can provide the tour on your preferred date. We have availability between the 14-18th July and look forward to welcoming you to Cape Town, if you would... More