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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)
“cape point” (36 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
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 8 January 2012

My family had a great bike tour of Cape Town. Our guide was Sally and she made the trip fun and informative. We had a wonderful tour and I would recommend it to anyone who wants a more intimate view of the city.

1  Thank JLLangford
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2012

Great to hear you enjoyed spending time pedalling around the city with me. Being on bike really does bring the City to life. All the best for 2012! Regards Sally

Reviewed 3 January 2012

Thank you very much for two enjoyable and very interesting tours in Cape Town (Table Mountain Hike and Township Tour in Masiphumelele). What I liked most about the tours and about talking to you, Sally and Leonard, was the insights into the South African society...More

2  Thank Katharina K
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2012

Hi Katharina Great to hear from you and glad we managed to give you a great insight into South African society. It was great being with you and sharing stories of our beautiful city All the best Sally

Reviewed 27 December 2011

Easy to book from the information centre at the V&A we found AWOL to be very accommodating. They gave us a choice of bikes to suit what we were used to riding and were happy to tailor the trip to cover what we wanted. Sally,...More

Thank SarahLB9
Reviewed 27 December 2011

Very special thanks to Leonard, Sally and AWOL Tours for crafting a unique 3 day tour experience of Cape of Good Hope, Robben Island, Table Mtn. views and hikes! My first visit to Cape Town will be one I will never forget! Thanks again Leonard...More

Thank SheliaGilliam
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2012

Hi Sheila Great meeting you and it was an absolute pleasure spending time with you both. I would love to see a pic of your Cape Town wallpaper covered bathroom! All the best Sally

Reviewed 19 December 2011

Our guide (Sally I think) was fabulous with the children being part of the cycle. We still had historical information provided to us but at times with a kids slant! We stopped briefly at one of the play parks in Cape Town to give the...More

1  Thank kaaf
Reviewed 19 December 2011

I went on the city tour with Leonard. We spent 3 hours around Cape Town - he really knew his stuff and was flexible in his delivery, allowing me to ask questions and pick out points of interest that we happened to come across. Great...More

Thank TRS83
Reviewed 12 December 2011

My husband and I rented bikes from Awol for two separate days during our business trip to cape town. With our timing we were unable to book a tour yet Helen was very helpful in giving us ideas and tips on where to ride to...More

2  Thank laurie-ann F
Reviewed 6 December 2011

After spending 3 months in Africa I was really looking forward to spending a couple of days in Cape Town. I had heard it was a beautiful place but only had two days there. I went on the bike riding tour with AWOL and it...More

Thank Georgina H
Reviewed 3 December 2011

We went as a couple with two Guides, the Agent Guide and the Local Township Guide on a discreet low key visit. More people than this could be intrusive. We were honoured to visit the local Creche, Library and the Local Healer. It was a...More

1  Thank Eileen D
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2012

Hi Eileen Thanks for your wonderful review and glad you enjoyed the township experience. AWOL Tour is a Fair Trade accredited operator and we work hard at keeping on good terms with the community and having a positive impact on the community. We always keep...More

Reviewed 21 November 2011

Our group of 4 had a great time, brilliant way to get to know the area. Sally, our guide, was knowledgable and great fun. All at a relaxed pace. Very professional company.

Thank SarahWyer
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2011

Thanks for your wonderful feedback and sharing your experiences with other travelers. glad that you find our city cycling tour relaxed and professional. Look forward to having you visit again in Cape Town in future.

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How fit must one be to enjoy the 3hr city tour? From the reviews, sounds awesome.
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
What days do you do the cape point/ peninsula tour?my daughter and I will be in CT 14-18 July
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