Embark on a captivating self-cycle adventure with AWOL Tours, exploring the breathtaking landscapes of the Cape Peninsula. Beyond the promise of scenic coastal views, this journey offers a tapestry of immersive cultural experiences, flexible exploration, and the sheer joy of discovering the region at your own pace.

Cycling at a Leisurely Pace

At the beginning of your journey the AWOL Tours team will warmly welcome you, transfer you out of the city to Muizenberg beachfront to start your cycle tour.  Your guide will assist with fitting you out on top-notch Giant Tough Road SLR2 or Giant Hybrid bicycles, helmets, and essential gear for a safe and enjoyable cycling experience.

Revel in the freedom to explore at your own pace. Take detours, stop at scenic spots, and embrace the spontaneous discoveries that make your journey uniquely yours. As you pedal along the Cape Peninsula you can enjoy the invigorating sea breeze and magnificent views that accompany your journey. Taking a leisurely ride through the charming town of Kalk Bay, witness the comical antics of penguins, and be enchanted by the natural beauty that unfolds around every corner.

Secluded Retreats

The evenings of this cycling escapade promise a different kind of magic. Picture yourself nestled in secluded luxury tented camp in Cape Point National Park  and beach guesthouse, where the sounds of the waves and the crackling of a braai (barbecue) under the stars taking in the solitude of nature.  AWOL Tours will handle all the bookings, luggage transfers and catering for your stay, ensuring that your journey is hassle-free.

Flexible Itinerary

Flexibility is the hallmark of this self-cycle tour. This tour can be amended to a two, three or four day experience. Tailor your experience to match your desires—whether it’s extending your stay at the idyllic Cape Point Cottages or pedalling through Scarborough and Misty Cliffs to the doorstep of a Beach guest house (a 200 meter walk to Cape’s longest beaches). If there are any key areas or activities you’ve been dreaming of, we will make sure you experience it all as this tour is fully customisable. Along the way you can indulge in the local cuisine and natural splendour.

Stunning Views and Wildlife Encounters

The Cape Peninsula unveils its diverse landscapes with each pedal stroke. From the rugged cliffs to pristine beaches and the vibrant fynbos vegetation, every turn in the road offers a new perspective on nature’s wonders. Keep a keen eye out for unexpected wildlife encounters, from bontebok to baboons, ostriches to eagles, along your journey. You can look forward to seeing the infamous Boulders Beach, known for its colony of African Penguins, and the awe-inspiring Chapmans Peak Drive that grants views of Hout Bay and Noordhoek Beach.

AWOL Tours Support

The logistical intricacies of your cycling adventure are seamlessly managed by AWOL Tours. A backup vehicle with an experienced AWOL cycling guide stands ready for emergencies, luggage is effortlessly transferred to and from accommodations,  catering done according to dietary preferences including favourite beverages and secure storage ensures you can focus on the breath-taking landscapes. Each night, find solace in secluded guest house accommodations, recharging for the next day’s exploration and enjoy breakfast and dinner organised by the team.

Options for Every Cyclist

AWOL Tours understands that every cyclist is unique. And thus, the tour can be customised to your level of fitness, sightseeing desires and you can choose between a standard bike or to elevate your journey with an upgrade to an electric mountain bike (Giant – Talon E+ 1 – 2738) —a perfect companion for those seeking an extra boost on the trails.

AWOL Tours’ Cape Peninsula self-cycle tour promises an immersive and rejuvenating experience. As you pedal along the coast, savouring the breath-taking views and cultural encounters, you’ll create lasting memories of a truly unique adventure. Book your journey now and get ready to discover the hidden gems of the Cape Peninsula on two wheels!