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Hike Skeleton Gorge - Cape Town

Hike Skeleton Gorge - Cape Town

Duration:7 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I have studied Adventure tourism management and pursued my passion for the great outdoors, especially hiking and mountaineering. I have now combined both the passion for outdoor sports and traveling into my air bnb experience. I have been a tourist in Cape Town for 10 years and decided to move to Cape Town a year ago because of the natural beauty of the area. I know the routes extensively and…
Samantha
Samantha
Samantha
Samantha

What we’ll do

We will meet at the botanical Gardens, after having a brief walk through the majestic botanical gardens we will start our 5-6 hour scramble, hike, climb up into the forest towards Castle rock. We will follow the Skeleton Gorge hiking trail all the way to the top and continue on the Smits Track to wards Maclear's Beacon. Once on the front side of Table Mountain we will follow the closest walkway…

What else you should know

This is not an easy hike if you are unfit, we have 8 hours to complete it but the route usually takes 5-6 hours including brakes and photos. Only the start is demanding. Bring extra cash for coffee.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Purified Water

Where you'll be

The start of the hike is the most impressive of all the hikes I have done in and around Cape Town, I always want to go back for more! Not only will you be amazed at the collection of the Cape Floral Kingdom in the Botanical Garden but the beauty of the indigenous forest will compete strongly for its popularity too. After you think you can not be surprised by natural beauty any more you exit the forest and you gasp at the breath taking views!

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

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 8 guests aged 11 and up can attend.

More tips

This is not an easy hike if you are unfit, we have 8 hours to complete it but the route usually takes 5-6 hours including brakes and photos. Only the start is demanding. Bring extra cash for coffee.
Samantha
day trip
Hike Skeleton Gorge - Cape Town
New experience
£54 / person
New experience
£54 / person