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Scenic Urban MTB Tour of Cape Town

Scenic Urban MTB Tour of Cape Town

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am a passionate mountain biker who runs tours for bike packing on an international scale. From solo to group tours in South Africa and abroad. I have intimate knowledge of back roads, trails and routes only some locals know and access. An inside look into the urban surrounds of Cape Town city and suburbs no tourist agency can show you. A unique experience to view the Mother City from a rare…
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What we’ll do

Guests will visit historically relevant areas, experience an insider's view of the city on mountain bikes, on routes only some locals know, with stops for coffee and lunch along the way. Tour companies cannot and do not offer this unique inside aspect of local life behind the scenes in the mother city. The tour sets off in historic Bo Kaap before traversing back roads and cycles paths towards the…

What else you should know

Bicycle size and preference, cash, credit card and sunglasses. Sunscreen for the sun is beneficial but a good attitude is essential for a great day out.

What I’ll provide

Sports equipment
Mountain bike rental

What to bring

Cycling shoes
Cycling clothing
Cycling Helmet

Where you'll be

Guests will start in Bo Kaap, a historical landmark of old Cape Town with different coloured houses and significant land marks. Company Gardens beckons next, thereafter we utilise the city cycle paths via Woodstock and Salt River. The Liesbeek River is a rewarding view of rarely ridden routes and back roads. Newlands Rugby Stadium and The Cape Town Brewery are the next land marks. A quick ride into Constantia gets us to the turn around point.

Activity advisory

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. This activity is aimed at people who are cyclists and know how to manage a mountain bike off road. Although not technical there may be some areas where the gradient may be steep and loose , so a relative level…

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

What to bring

Cycling shoes

More tips

Bicycle size and preference, cash, credit card and sunglasses. Sunscreen for the sun is beneficial but a good attitude is essential for a great day out.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

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Scenic Urban MTB Tour of Cape Town
New experience
£97/person
New experience
£97/person