ZA Guide is an owner-operated guiding company based in Cape Town, South Africa, at the foothills of the iconic Table Mountain.
Hendré and Matthew are both highly qualified and registered guides offering a wide a variety of hikes and scrambles on this 7th Wonder of Nature and the rest of the Cape Fold mountain range.
There are many routes leading to the top of Table Mountain and they can be taken on as a half or full day option. Have a look at our popular route options and contact us to discuss the best route for you.
ZA Guide now also offers private tours in Cape Town specialising in Wine and City Tours.
Since 2012, Hendré has been sharing her passion for the mountains with others as a professional mountain guide.
Apart from being a guide, she is also a part of the local mountain rescue team. She takes pride in her ability to provide a safe and educational experience for her clients, ensuring their safety and enjoyment throughout their journey. Her positivity and enthusiasm for the mountains are contagious, making her an excellent guide for beginners as well as advanced outdoor enthusiasts
Matthew is a qualified Culture Guide for the Western, Eastern and Northen Cape specialising in Wine. With a history in aviation Matthew moved over to the wine industry to pursue his love of not only wine but the viticulture side.
He also added Mountain Guiding to his impressive list of qualifications born from his love for the outdoors and his deep understanding of not only the flaura and fauna but also the history of the country which he enjoys sharing.
DURATION: 4-5hours return
RATE: from R1050 pp*
* 50% single supplement
Devil’s Peak is a visual treat not only on the city below but looking back at Table Mountain and Lionshead! With several options for ascent it caters for all adventure levels. The walk down will be back to Table Mountain road via a non technical route.
DURATION: 4–5 HOURS
RATE: R1050 pp*
* 50% single supplement
Starting up from Camps Bay side of the mountain, this route takes you along the lesser populated trails on the back table. It is not a very technical route and a real treat for anyone wanting to escape the crowds and experience the magic and history rich Back Table.
DURATION: 2 – 2.5 HOURS
RATE: R850 pp*
This is the most popular and direct route up Table Mountain. Do not be fooled, just because the route is the shortest and requires no technical skill does not make it easy. Definitely strenuous but highly rewarding. This hike is well suited to those that are not fond of heights.
Want to join ZA Guide on an adventure?
Just follow these easy steps:
1. Pick a route or climb option that will match your fitness and adventure level.
3. If you’re not sure about a route, or you want more options, please let me know and we’ll match or find the perfect adventure for you.
RATES EXCLUDE THE FOLLOWING
• cable car return fees (R220)
• entrances fees (location specific)
• taxi fees (from outside Cape Town)
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
• minimum of a litre of water per person
• sunscreen and a hat
• comfortable walking shoes
• warm jacket as the mountain weather can change at any time
• cash or credit card for the cable car