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Hike Table Mountain is an owner-operated mountain-guiding business specializing in hikes and climbs on Table Mountain. A passion for nature and mountains coupled with a commitment to service excellence lies at the heartbeat of what we do, ensuring...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 60 539 9340
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A friend and I hiked the India Venster route on a windy November morning with Hendre and another group of girls we were matched with (+ a photographer taking pics for the HTM site). I love hiking and was deeply committed to seeing the top...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank west0909
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very enjoyable hike full of memories to hold for the rest our lives. Riaan loves his job and excels at it. Superb pre walk information, expectation and organisation. Riaan, and Steph, managed a diverse group with skill, humour and excellent instruction. What looked almost...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NewWanderer82
Reviewed 5 days ago

With Table Mountain enduring high winds, Lynette Wilms took us instead on a climb of the Lion's Head. Despite its steep, rocky surface, we made it to the summit easily. My teenage daughter and I could not have done it without Lynette, who also briefed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Waterkloof
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

From the very first point of contact with Riaan everything was extremely professional. Pick up was early but for good reason as the sun rises early and the heat quickly wears you down. The India Venster route was a great climb as suggested by Riaan...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank polley1001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great time hikking Table Mountain on New Year’s day with Hike Table Mountain. Riaan promptly responded to all my e-mails and answered all my questions. I joined a group of 4 so we were 5 on the Mountain. Our guide, Hendre, is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mvfb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I, along with our two daughters booked to climb Table Mountain for our first full day in South Africa. I decided that after spending the previous day in a fast moving metal pod for way too many hours that a bit of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favourite days in Cape Town was spent hiking the India Venster route up Table Mountain with Riaan. As a solo female traveler I wanted to hike with a group and Riaan accommodated my last minute booking. Booking was seemless and I highly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Annelle H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Am super glad I booked this! Because we did the India Venster trail with Riaan - who was insightful, professional and passionate about all things hiking- or Table Mountain-related. Would recommend this if you want a local guide to enhance your knowledge of table mountain's...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did Indian Venster for the second time, because we really enjoyed the first one (with Riaan)! Starting at sunrise allows you to avoid the hot sun and gives you the best light for your photos. Most of the way is in the shade -...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Claus S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our second trip up Table Mountain with Riaan’s team of skilled guides. India Venster route is spectacular. I’ve been up with my son twice now of 12 and we did have a variety of ages in our group and both Johan and Riaan made sure...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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24 April 2018|
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Response from Stacey D | Reviewed this property |
We went through hike table Mountain (sorry it won’t allow me to include the website or email address) if you google hike table mountain it’s the first website that appears in the search
Imran M
20 February 2018|
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Response from Riaan V | Property representative |
Hi Imran. Duration depends on route, ranges from 2.5 to 4.5 hours.
Brenda W
8 December 2017|
Response from Riaan V | Property representative |
Hi Brenda. Cost is R1200 pp excl cable car descent (R150 pp) for 2 people. Duration is about 4 hours.