Cape Town Walks & Hiking

Cape Town is renowned for the world-famous landmark Table Mountain, its vast winelands and exquisite coastline. Show on Map

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Grotto Beach

Where? Hermanus
This wide, seemingly-untouched beach in Hermanus is flanked by the mountains on one side and the ocean on the other, creating a retreat that is as tranquil as it is exquisite. So, it is no wonder that Grotto ...

Little Lions Head Trail

Where? Hout Bay
Start: Mount Rhodes Drive (left off Victoria Road when heading up Suikerbossie from Hout Bay to the city) Finish: back where you began Duration: an hour maximum Fitness: strenuous only for a short period, ...

Follow the cobble stone road

Where? De Waterkant
A history paved in pebbles, a stone throw from the ocean, grounded on the mountain rock; De Waterkant (the Water side). Count the blessings of the Cape while counting your footsteps on the cobbles that link ...

Tunnel Tour

Where? Cape Town Central
Everybody takes a tour of the city, but have you ever taken one underground? The tunnel Tour in Cape Town starts at the Castle where you will be told a bit more and led to the foot of Table Mountain, given a ...

Pieter Cruythoff Route Trail

Where? Riebeek Kasteel
Start: stile to the north of the memorial on Bothmanskloof Pass Finish: back where you started Duration: 2, 3 hours Fitness: moderate Our tip: you should have permission from Meerhof farm to do this ...

Kirstenbosch Tree Canopy Walkway

Where? Newlands
A steel and wood canopy stands in amongst the trees of Kirstenbosch. Erected to celebrate Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden's centenary the 'boomslang', as it has become known, rises from the ground at a gentle ...

Muizenberg Moonlight Meander

Where? Muizenberg
The beach of Muizenberg is about more than the endless stretches of white sand, the azure waters that lap these shores, and the high African skies overhead. It is about the thrill of watersports, the wonder of ...

Cape Point Lighthouse Walk

Where? Cape Point
Start: parking lot at Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve Finish: parking lot Duration: 2 km return Fitness: easy, children can do the walk Our tip: your Wild Card will gain you entrance to this and many ...

Heritage Drive of District Six

Where? Cape Town Central
Route: Buitenkant Street to Chapel Street Description: this is an excellent way to explore District Six, other than the yellow route of the City Sightseeing Bus Length: roughly 4 km Time: a morning ...

Fernkloof Nature Reserve Hiking Trails

Where? Hermanus
Within the nearby Fernkloof Nature Reserve, there are approximately 50km of well maintained trails through the fynbos that covers the hills and mountains that encircle the town, offering visitors the ...

Lower Gobos Walk

Where? Greyton
The Western Cape is renowned the world over for its spectacular scenery. Mountain after imposing mountain rolls into deep gorges and lush valleys, interspersed with vineyards and orchards. This splendour is ...

Middelberg Waterfall Walk

Where? Cederberg
Start: Algeria forest station campsite Finish: Algeria forest station campsite Duration: 6 km, roughly 3 hours return (but allow for time at the waterfall) Fitness: easy but there is a moderate climb; ...

Picnic at Doolhof Wine Estate

Where? Wellington
Meandering through Doolhof Estate is the picturesque Kromme River. The River Walk, which was created in 2007, allows visitors to enjoy the scenic views on offer at Doolhof. One can follow the meandering path ...

Grotto Bay Trails

Where? Grotto Bay
Start: the Gatehouse, Grotto Bay private nature reserve Finish: the Gatehouse Duration: 3 to 15 km Fitness: easy to moderate Our tip: the Duinefontein dunes route is particularly hot; doing it in the ...

Farmers Cliffs Trail

Where? Cape Point
Start: Smitswinkel Viewpoint parking area Finish: Buffels Bay beach Duration: 8 km one way (leave another car at Buffals Bay beach) Fitness: a fairly easy hike Our tip: get there early! (best to enter the ...

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