Cape Town, Full-Day, 12 Apostles & Sandy Bay Hike

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It’s hard to beat the views that you enjoy on this walk! The hike starts on the Pipe Track which was built in 1887 to service the pipeline that brought water from the Disa River, on Table Mountain’s Back Table, to the Molteno Reservoir in the city. Even before that there was a small path between Kloof Nek and Kasteelspoort, the easiest route up the mountain from the Camp’s Bay Side.  We walk on this trail with the hike imposing Twelve Apostles mountain range above us on a comfortable mostly gentle walk. As we round the last bend of the upper trail (2 hours or so from the departure point), we descend into Camps Bay where a sumptuous lunch awaits, either prepared as a picnic or at a seaside table (seasonal), the perfect reward and sustenance after an invigorating morning’s activity.  Camps Bay is a bustling and beautiful beach town with a gorgeous stretch of wide sand.

With lunch behind us, we shuttle to the picturesque seaside village of Llandudno for the afternoon’s beach and coastal walk section. This follows a wild meander along a coastal contour path.  The trail takes us to Oudeschip via the white sandy beaches of, appropriately named, Sandy Bay – with the peaks of the Twelve Apostles now towering in our backs. At Oudeschip, our turning point, we enjoy a cold beverage and a rest, taking in the sun and surf, while contemplating one of the Cape’s most well-known shipwrecks. As the sun sinks lower towards the Western horizon, we retrace our footprints, the sun is caressing our backs, and once again the massive peaks of the Twelve Apostles are towering directly over us. 


2018 / 19 Season: Full-day Excursion $ 215.00 USD per person

Inquire about our half-day ($125 per person sharing) option. Special ‘out-of-season’ rates available upon request.

• Hotel transfers
• Gourmet sit-down lunch, snacks and beverages 
• Excellent and varied routes suitable for the whole family
• Personal service from the best guides in the industry
• All admission fees to reserves, parks and attractions

Note: Prices are quoted in United States Dollars (USD) per person and are subject to change without notice. Even so we are based in South Africa, the recent swings in the local currency necessitated the conversion to a USD based rate system. This means we don’t change our rates with the swings and can absorb a 2 to 3 point swing up or down, without having to update rates constantly. It ensures a stable rate and consistent quality and product availability throughout our product portfolio.

Minimum group size is 2 guests (we’ll still run the tour for a single guest, subject to a private tour supplement of $20 USD). Enquire about discounts for larger groups (typically 6 guests and over).

Every day: Advance booking essential.

Our journeys are carefully researched and custom-designed to ensure a perfect balance of adventure and luxury – with zero hassle for you.