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AWOL Tours

Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 234 6428
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Cape Town City Cycling Tour
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Private Hiking Tour of Table Mountain
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Private Tour: Bicycle Township Tour in Cape Town
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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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“cycle tour” (42 reviews)
“guide jeremy” (6 reviews)
“great bike” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I took the Cape Town City tour shortly after arriving in Cape Town. It was an excellent tour to hear about the history of Cape Town and learn the lay of the land. It definitely helped me navigate through the town the rest of the...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear graciebr11, Thank you so much for reviewing your AWOL Tours, Cape Town City Cycle Tour. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the experience with your guide, this tour is really great for first t time visitors to Cape Town as it is really...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

What an authentic township experience to bike thru the township and learn about their culture and home.More

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UGOAWOL, Owner at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Thanks Mish for sharing your experience of the Bicycle Township Tour in Masiphumelele. By participating on the tour, the local community benefit hugely as our tour guides earn a living, our suppliers like lunch at Nonni or Nongoloza get paid and 10% of tour proceeds...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent guide , beautiful scenery , worth every minute of this hike. We had the option to choose the difficulty of the hike. We decided for the long way up. A 4 hour hike. The views are excellent. We were lucky to have a beautiful...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Dear Roberto A, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Cape Town Table Mountain Hiking experience. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the tour. Private hiking tours allow for our guests hike at their own pace to their...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

I went on the City Cycling Tour with Bevan and it was one of the best parts of my trip. The tour goes through historic and cultural parts of the city with the perfect mix of cycling and local history. I highly recommend this to...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Sam K, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your Cape Town City cycle with AWOL Tours. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the experience with AWOL guide Bevan. Yes, this experience is very much suitable for all ages and fitness...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We decided to join a bycicle tour in Capetown on Saturday. What a luck. There was nearly no traffic and we thought to drive in paradise. Mark was a really empathatic guide who gave us an understanding of people's life and Capetown's history. Thanks to...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Manfred P, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours tours. We are so pleased that you enjoyed both the Cape Town City Cycle (departing daily from the V&A Waterfront ) with your guide Mark and your Masiphumelele Bicycle...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We have made 2 bike tours with Awol and we really can recommend these. 1 tour was through the winefields of Stellenbosch and the other was a Township visit by bike.More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Danny W, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Winelands and the AWOL Tours Cultural Bicycle Township Tour. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the private winelands experiencing including beautiful cycling and wine tasting. Zwai who is...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

I prefer to take city bike tours in each city and the Cape Town was a great experience. Our guide Danielle really was knowledgeable on the history and landmarks of the city. We went from the city center, to residential streets, to parks and then...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear TravelgirlCalifornia, Thank you for reviewing and recommending your AWOL Tours cape Town City cycle tour (departing daily from the V&A Waterfront ) This 3 hour tour covers the history, culture, and architecture of Cape Town; making it the perfect start to a Cape Town...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

My wife and I took the tour on 9 May with Daniella. There were just the two of us, and we had a great morning. The weather was nice, and we made an easy stroll around town, where Daniella showed a very knowledgeable guide explaining...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear anjacasper, Thank you for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Cape Town city walking tour. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the company of your AWOL guide Danielle, being on foot, walking around city allows one to really be immersed in...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We had a vigorous hike with Bevan up Skeleton Gorge to the highest point on Table Mountain. Since it was a private tour Bevan was able to exactly tailor the experience to our abilities and desires and he did a great job. Be aware that...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Kenneth H, Thanks so much for reviewing and recommending your AWOL Tours Cape Town Table Mountain Hiking experience. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the Skeleton gorge ascent with AWOL Guide Bevan. Yes, Table Mountain conditions can change, hiking with AWOL Tours ensures...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We booked three tours online with AWOL. Helen Baker was my primary contact. She was extremely responsive, helpful and professional. The tours were excellent in every respect. The guides (Bevan (Cape Town Bike Tour); Jeremy (Table Mountain Hike) and Tyne (Stellenbosh)) were knowledgeable, simpatico and...More

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GOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear SimontheTenor, Thank you so much for the recommendation and the lovely review of your AWOL Tours experience. (We note that this review is also recommends The Adventure Shop in Stellenbosch with Guide Tyne) The AWOL office HQ always try to ensure a smooth booking...More

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balimogale
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
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Heather B
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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
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