Hands down nothing beats a guided Table Mountain hike in Cape Town, South Africa. Hiking up Table Mountain is an indescribable experience, the tranquillity, the scenery, the bond you have with the mountain is unreal and you just don’t get that if you opt for the easy way out – the cable car. Our various guided Table Mountain hikes offer somewhat a different experience altogether. Some are for the more adventurous hikers and some more suited for the nature lovers that love to admire the smaller things in life. Some hiking routes on Table Mountain can get busy whereas some are quieter and you may not see a person in sight. It really just depends on personal preference at the end of the day and what you as an individual wish to get out of your hiking experience. There are dozens of routes going up as well as around Table Mountain. If you don’t feel like a strenuous hike up to the top then, there are plenty of easy Table Mountain walks which are still great if you want to get up close and personal with the beautiful features this mountain is ever so famous for.
With a statistic that more people die on Table Mountain than on Mount Everest, it is clearly important to know both what you are getting into and that you have chosen a Table Mountain hike that will match your ability. However, don’t let this statement put you off as there are many hiking routes and there is something for everybody. We do, like to emphasize the point that careful planning and preparation is essential if you are thinking of taking a hike up the mountain.
Table Mountain must be the most interesting Mountain on earth. It is a hikers paradise with dozens of different hiking routes, more flora species in one populated area than anywhere else in the world and it’s known to be over 500 million years old. Learn more about Table Mountain before your hike and then let our guides put it all into perspective.