7 Hours Private Backpacking tour itinerary for Cape Town & Somerset West: Trek To The West Peak
Trek to the Helderberg Mountain with its beautiful nature reserve and a summit that offers you beautiful views and sceneries.
West Peak Hike
Meet at the Visitor's Centre in the Helderberg Nature Reserve, shortly after 0730 hrs, when the gates open. The hike will then start from here by 0745 hrs.
Continue up the mountain while exploring the wonderful Fynbos and views. The hike to the top of West Peak usually takes about 3 and half hours and we should be there by about 1230 hrs.
At the top of West Peak and halfway through our hike, have some rest and enjoy your lunch.
Afterwards, make your way down the mountain. You should be back at the Visitor's Centre latest 1630 hrs.
All guided interpretation of the flora, fauna and Geology.
As a treat and included in the excursion, the guide(s) will carry some nice coffee and something sweet as a treat to enjoy along the way or as an addition to lunch atop the mountain.
It is a relatively a strenuous hike.
Proper Hiking Boots/Shoes
Water (minimum 1.5 litres)
Warm clothes/Anorak & Hat
Your own lunch/snacks
Cape Town, Somerset West
750ZAR request this tour
This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 07:30 hours.
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