Muizenberg Peak

Duration: +/-6 hours

Cost: R1800pp (1 person)

             R950pp (2 people)

             R800pp (group)

             R380pp(children under 12y)   

             Free (children under 5y)

Included Experienced and qualified mountain guide in English, Italian and/or German language.

A cup of tea or coffee and charcuterie

Excluded: hiking gears, transport


Transport: pick up can be arranged

Meeting Point: Silvermine gate 2 in Muizenberg or Cape Town

Start Time: 8am in winter (Apr-Sep)

                           7am in summer (Oct-Mar)


Lunch: Luck pack (on request R130)


Difficulty: Moderate

What to expect: a qualified guide will assist on the route and lead you on top of the mountain to ensure you will get the best experience and knowledge of South Africa’s history, nature and culture.A delicious picnic will be prepared with homemade delicacies


it is about 10 km long and the view of the False Bay is simply spectacular. You can see the ocean and the beach stretches in the distance from Betty’s Bay to Simon’s Town.

You might be able to see the rock kestrel and the Erica urna-viridis (Sticky green heath) which it is endemic to the area.

What to wear:
  • Comfortable footwear (hiking boots or running shoes)

  • The weather is unpredictable in the mountain so please bring a raincoat and wear layers of clothes so you can take off and on.

  • Walking poles can be useful to not put strength on knees and ankles (optional)

  • Water (at least 2 litres if it is a hot day even more, a cup every 60 minutes)

  • Sunblock, daypack, camera, bikini and hat in summer

  • Long pants, beanie and gloves in winter

Rules to follow on route:
  • Do not litter

  • Do not be too noisy

  • Do not pick up flowers

  • Do not trample vegetation

  • Do not interfere with the wildlife

  • Do not light fires

  • Do not play music

  • Always be prepared for bad weather

  • Never split up from the group

  • Have your cell phone fully charged