Visit Cape Town despite the drought

AWOL Tours encourage visitors to come to enjoy Cape Town  despite the drought and water restrictions. Come and embrace this as an important life experience and be mindful of the drought whilst having a responsible holiday in Cape Town. […]

February 11th, 2018|

Explore the beauty of the Inner City of Cape Town

If you manage to visit the breathtaking City of Cape Town, take the opportunity to learn more about this fantastical place on a City Cycle Tour! If you've just arrived fresh off the plane and are eager to get out and see the sites, here are a few things you can be sure to learn about while on the tour... [...]

January 8th, 2018|

Ride an Electric Mountain bike now on AWOL Tours

AWOL Tours can now offer guests an easier option to ride the exhilarating and challenging trails around Table Mountain in Cape Town on an electric mountain bike. […]

December 14th, 2017|

Hiking Table Mountain with an Active Heart

What started as a way to involve my own adopted children with exposure to their birth culture has lead to even greater community involvement, where AWOL Tour guests can now join a community guided hikes. […]

November 22nd, 2017|

Devasting fire burns Masiphumele creche

It’s with a heavy heart we share the news that Masivelani creche burnt down recently. AWOL Tour guests visit the creche on the Masiphumelele bicycle township tour. […]

November 12th, 2017|
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The Art of a City Cycle Tour

By joining an AWOL City Cycle tour visitors get to experience many aspects of the “Mother City”. Its famous rich history, imposing geology and cultural diversity will obviously be pointed out and discussed. But there is much more. AWOL guides also like to point out the less obvious attractions of the city, some of them [...]

September 25th, 2017|
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Things to do in Cape Town with Kids

Cape Town is a great city to explore with Kids. Especially if you enjoy being active outdoors. On a bicycle is the ideal way to see, hear, smell and experience our magificant city and Sea Point promenade, meet local kids in Masiphumelele, try out the pump track on a wine farm and cycle around Cape [...]

September 8th, 2017|

AWOL’s City cycle tour unfolds the founding of Cape Town

On an AWOL City cycle tour of Cape Town, our experienced tour guides unfold the sequence of unfortunate events led to the founding of the Mother City. 1. The closure of overland trade routes by the Turks By 1453, the lucrative Spice trade florished; but when Constantinople fell into Turkish hands, overland trade routes to [...]

July 5th, 2017|

AWOL Tours partners with cycling academy in Masiphumelele

AWOL Tours has moved the start of the Masiphumelele Bicycle Township tour to Chasmay Road campus to be closer to our NGO partner MasiCorp and to share workshop with the Songezo cycling academy. Songezo Jim, a professional road cyclist started a cycling academy in the Masiphumelele Township to expose teenage children to cycling rather than [...]

May 12th, 2017|

Top Five family hiking tours on Table Mountain in Cape Town

Cape Town is fast becoming a popular holiday destination for families with children. kids Hiking on Table Mountain makes for an adventurous challenge for active young hikers.  […]

December 20th, 2016|