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AWOL Tours

Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 83 234 6428
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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” (32 reviews)
“guide jeremy” (6 reviews)
“cape point” (36 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
City Bowl
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+27 83 234 6428
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

We had a very nice tour in Masiphumelele. It was good to hear and learn how people live. Also for our children of 9 and 10 years old this was very informative. Tourguide Shwaai, who lives in the township himself, made this tour very special...More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Dear caravonk, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Cultural Bicycle Tour. So many families join us in Masiphumele and we know that children really enjoy cycling through the vibrant narrow streets of Masi and making new friends. The...More

Reviewed 12 January 2017

We went biking and hiking at the Cape Point, including visit to the penquins. It was a great day and a great experience. We had an excellent guide (Niels) who gave a lot of insights and was very observant in creating a good experience for...More

Thank Pia G
UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Dear Pia G; Thank you so much for reviewing your AWOL Tours Cape Point cycling experience. We are so pleased that you had a beautiful day exploring the scenic coastal surrounds and the penguins. Your AWOL Guide Niels really enjoyed sharing this day with you...More

Reviewed 11 January 2017

it is very interesting to meet the township people and have a dialog with them, also to eat with them was very nice, it is a bit pricy so, and you are ask to give tips here and there on top of it, makes me...More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear stephbahr, thank you for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours cultural township cycling tour. Although AWOL Tours is very much giving back to this community through sustainable partnerships with both Masicorp and BENbikes, All our local AWOL township guides are paid salaries...More

Reviewed 11 January 2017

Nice friendly people. due to holidays nearly all the normal visits where not happening because everything was closed, it would be nice if we have known this before the tourMore

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear elsbeth2017, Thank you for taking the time to review your AWOL experience. Please be advised that we do make mention of this on our website "Please note that some attractions like the library and pre-school are CLOSED during the week-end and on school &...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

2 person individual biking tour to the Cape. Could not have been better - nice walks to the penguins, short walk along the cape coast and easy biking in the hot sun - short lunch break in a "perfect" place followed by a nice cruise...More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Dear ku_berlin; Thank you so much for reviewing your AWOL Tours Cape Peninsula cycling experience. We are so pleased that you had a beautiful day exploring the scenic coastal roads and enjoyed the lunch break. Your guide really enjoyed sharing this day with you. Private...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Awol tours have a lot of options for bike tours. remember to book in advance and enjoy. We did the city bike tour and the guide was great showing us how safe is to ride a bike in the Cape Town. You will see the...More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Dear Elisa N , Thank you so much for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Cape Town City Cycle Tour with your AWOL Guide. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the history and culture of Cape Town by bicycle and felt safe...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Zwai was a great guide. Our family of five did the township bike tour on Christmas Eve. We wanted to give our kids some perspective during our trip to South Africa. We were of two minds. Beforehand it seemed strange that we would be biking...More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Hi Mike, thank you so much for reviewing your AWOL Tours cultural township bike tour. We very much understand that our guests might have reservations about visiting an informal settlement and feel awkward at viewing people’s obvious poverty but please remember that the local residents...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

This tour was one of the most life changing excursions i have ever experienced. Every moment of it was informative. We learned so much from our tour guide, and from interaction with the locals. Everyone was nice. The prepared meal was amazing. The traditional song...More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Dear Greg0rytayl0r , Thank you for the very much appreciated review of your AWOL Tours Cultural Township Bicycle Tour. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time in Masiphumelele and enjoyed the Sunday gospel church experience, this is one of the most vibrant and...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We were picked up at 0700hrs by our guide Paul Searle, there the day started. Paul's knowledge and presentation was second to none. On the trek up, Paul was extremely easy going and let us walk and stop at our own pace. We were educated...More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Dear Mandy H, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your AWOL Tours Table Mountain Hike with your AWOL Guide Paul. We know that Paul had a beautiful day sharing the mountain with you, private tours allow for hikers to enjoy the...More

Reviewed 20 December 2016

It was a great experience. Our Guide Meike did a great Job in guiding us up and letting us know a lort about the Vegetation and landscape.More

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UGOAWOL, General Manager at AWOL Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2016

Dear susanned18, Thank you so much for reviewing your AWOL Tours Table Mountain Hike with your guide Meike. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the experience and enjoyed the company and expertise of your guide. Meike is a fantastic guide who guides comfortably in...More

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balimogale
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
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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|
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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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