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    Hiking / scrambling/ climbing up one of the many routes.
    There are 55 paths in total up The Mountain.
    I like to offer a wide range depending on your age/ fitness level/ ability and time constraints I can tailor it especially for you.

    Stop At:

    • Table Mountain National Park 8001 South Africa
    • Lion's Head, Signal Hill Road, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa
    • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive Newlands, Newlands 7735 South Africa
    • Newlands Forest, M3 Highway, Newlands South Africa
    • Rhodes Memorial, Rhodes Ave Devil's Peak, Cape Town Central 7700 South Africa
    • Llandudno Beach, Victoria Road, Llandudno 7806 South Africa
    • Skeleton Gorge, Wynberg 7800 South Africa
    • Devil's Peak, Cape Town Central South Africa
    • India Venster Trail, Contour Path Table Mountain, Cape Town Central 8005 South Africa
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This was hands down the best activity I've had in my trip to Cape Town. Phil was a great guide, I enjoyed our conversations during the hike. He was super friendly, supportive and patient. He made the hike very exciting and fun. We laughed and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Nuranlashin
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I can really recommend this hike! Phil was a really good guide and you can have a good mix of hiking and climbing up to Lion's head! Can definitely recommend!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank SarahWeidenmuller
    hikelikelocal, Owner at Hike Cape Town Like a Local, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you Sarah for your recommendation 💯

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our Lions Head hike was the highlight of our 4 nights in Cape Town. Just the right amount of physical exertion with 360 degree views of the city which are absolutely amazing, particularly at sunset. Phil is an awsome guy, really personable and his love...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Tom G
    hikelikelocal, Owner at Hike Cape Town Like a Local, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    I am delighted that the hike was your favourite thing you did in CT, the views from Lions Head at any time of day and any time of year are truly breath-taking 🤗

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Nice hike beautiful view and the guide was awesome For people who is not very active and fit like me still fine to conquer just took little bit longer lol.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank chanweitiff
    hikelikelocal, Owner at Hike Cape Town Like a Local, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Miss Chan you were fine, very fit actually 😛

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Phil is very supportive and encouraging. He is also very friendly and knowledgeable. Thoroughly enjoyed the hike even though it was cloudy. A must do activity when you visit Cape town. 👍👍More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Paradise600926
    hikelikelocal, Owner at Hike Cape Town Like a Local, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Neil, our cloudy hike up the Mountain was spooky, a little bit eerie and moody but hey, Cape Town winter is unpredictable. Well done for the 2 of you putting your heart and soul into it... we made it to the top and I'm happy...More

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