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Table Mountain Bike Tour

US$ 84.64 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • Experience Table Mountain on two wheels
  • See the African penguins, and other bird life of Robben Island
  • Stunning views of Cape Town and the ocean
  • Challenge yourself on the single-track rides
  • Live the adventure of off-road biking
  • Expert guide to accompany you
  • High performance front suspension bikes

Overview

An exhilarating, adrenalin-pumping bicycle trek down Table Mountain that gives you stunning views of the ocean, a busy harbor and the mountains of South Africa. If you’ve always wanted to try some off-road biking in the midst of gorgeous scenery, this is the tour for you!

Enjoy the fresh air as you ride the famous Double Descent trail along the lower slopes of Table Mountain, taking in views of Cape Town and Table Bay. Expert guides will point out all the best sights for you to enjoy!

You’ll see historic Robben Island, once home to political prisoners such as Nelson Mandela and now a haven for numerous birds, including the African penguin.

Itinerary

Your thrilling Table Mountain Bike Tour begins when you are picked up at your city center hotel.You will be driven to Table Mountain and dropped at the Lower cable Car Station.Then, after being issued with your bike and safety gear,you’ll bike the Double Descent route on the lower slopes with an expert guide.

For 3 glorious hours, you’ll discover the true nature of Table Mountain! You’ll have stunning views of Cape Town and Table Bay.

You’ll also see Robben Island, where many political prisoners, including Nelson Mandela, were imprisoned during the years of apartheid. Today, the island is a safe haven for several species of birds, including herons, cormorants and penguins.

After your exhilarating bike tour, you’ll be driven back to your hotel in Cape Town. Here your tour concludes and you are free to enjoy the evening at your leisure.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

3½ hours

Start time

Start time: 0900h (09:00am) and 1300h (1:00pm)
Duration: 3 hours

Meeting point

Complimentary pick up from selected City Center Hotels
(Please mention your hotel details at time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 72 hours prior to the start of the tour with details.)
Alternative pick-up points can be arranged but surcharges may apply.

Ending point

Same as pick-up, or at an alternative location chosen by you, in which case extra charges may apply

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking guide
  • National Park permits
  • Front suspension mountain bikes
  • Helmets
  • Water bottles

Exclusions

  • Meals

Do/Dont's

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes for biking. Bring sunglasses and a cap and apply sunblock, factor 30+. Don’t forget the camera to capture the amazing views!

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 48 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the tour and departure details.
Please advise the local activity operator in advance of the height of the people in the party so the correct size bicycle size can be allocated.
Weather permitting

Table Mountain Aerial Cableway will be closed for their annual maintenance from July 28 to August 10, 2014

Minimum 2 guests

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

See the Cancellation policy for this product

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