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5 Hours Walking tour itinerary for Cape Town: Hike In The Beautiful Botanical Gardens

Cape Town

Nature
Nature Tour
Walking
Walking Tour

Go on a hike to the beautiful, secluded garden set between mountain and sea in the heart of the Cape Fynbos region. Walk on a zig zag trail along a mountain ridge while enjoying scenic views of forests, mountains and the coastline.


DAY 01

Harold Porter Botanical Gardens

  • Meet the tour guide at the entrance to the Harold Botanical Garden at 08:00 am from where you will commence your walk through and up the garden. Wind your way through the lower gardens exploring and enjoying the beauty of this special area.

  • Eventually, start your slow zig-zag up the mountainside and through the indigenous Fynbos. Continue up the mountain side till you are on the Platberg, which offers spectacular views of the gardens, the sea, and the town of Betty's Bay. Then start your slow ascend up the Zig-Zag Trail while enjoying the fabulous Fynbos and views.

  • Eventually, arrive at a river stream cascading over the mountain edge and where you will be looking down into the spectacular Leopard's Kloof Gorge. 

  • Lunch on the mountain at 12 pm.

  • Return to vehicles by 3 pm.

  • 540.00 ZAR Per Person (* 1 x People)
  • 1200.00 ZAR Per Group (* 2 to 4 People)
  • 1500.00 ZAR Per Group (* 5 to 9 People)
  • Entrance fee to the Botanical Gardens.

  • Coffee/tea with a sweet treat on the trail.





Cape Town

Nature
Nature Tour
Walking
Walking Tour
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Andreas Groenewald

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This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 08:00 hours.

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