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AWOL Tours

Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 234 6428
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Private Hiking Tour of Table Mountain
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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)
“great cycle” (4 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 25 February 2012

My son and I wanted to hike up the Table Mountain. You hear so many stories so I did not trust going up on my own with my son & coincidently bumped into Awol tours at the Waterfront. Immediately we were drawn to warm welcoming...More

1  Thank Ptrusken
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2012

Hi Amaroulla Thanks for taking the time out to tell us about your wonderful experience hiking on Table Mountain with AWOL Tours. Leonard (and all AWOL Tour guides) are a qualified at First Aid so we have all the experience needed when it comes to...More

Reviewed 19 February 2012

My friend and I were really keen to climb table mountain but were warned not to do it alone- we soon realised why. The paths are not clearly marked and often counter intuitive-you really do need a guide! Our guide, Sally, could not have made...More

Thank lizziewlson2002
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2012

Hi Lizzie Thanks for the Wonderful review. I really enjoyed sharing the mountain, knowledge of the fynbos and glass of chardonnay with you! We have such wonderful jobs that we get to be outdoors and meet great people from all over the world! All the...More

Reviewed 17 February 2012

I had a nice day cycling in Capetown, visiting castle and gardens, meeting people in the city center. The kind man renting the old dutch style bike was cheerful but he charged me 200 rands, almost the price for renting a car!..Anyway it was my...More

1  Thank Alain B
UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2012

Hi Alain Unfortunately until our government and big corporate industry invest in essential services such as bicycle rental, locals and travelers alike have to rely on private sector entrepreneurs like us to provide bicycles to rent. Bicycle rental in European cities (London and Paris) are...More

Reviewed 17 February 2012

We did Capetown on foot,by bus, by car, by helicopter and by bike! Sally,our guide on bike, gave us a lot of interesting facts about Capetown and took us on a very interesting bike tour. It was on our last day in Capetown and it...More

1  Thank jayjayEindhoven
Reviewed 6 February 2012

If you have half a day free in Cape Town - you have to do this. Our guide Leonard was friendly and very knowledgeable. Its an easy tour - nicely paced, and gives you a great overview of the city. Lot of fun too.

Thank Chatman79
Reviewed 17 January 2012

I usually enjoy cycling in a city that I don't know which is for me the best way to cover distances that you would not be able to do while walking and so it is a great way to discover streets that you would probably...More

Thank Nadegel
Reviewed 11 January 2012

My half day biking tour around the table mountain was organised very flexible and efficient. I got great views and nice impressions of the cape town area with its fynbos flora. Logistic and tour guide was perfect. Bike equipment and single trail availability may be...More

Thank Al N
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

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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