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Been looking and searching for a few adventure activities in and around Cape Town? Well look no further, on this page you will find everything from para-gliding to surf lessons and almost everything in-between.

Cape Town has never been and will never be the adventure capital of Africa (that title still lies with Victoria Falls) but the city does offer up her fair share. Most of the below adventures are for those who are after the thrill of life, those who like their adrenaline levels high or simply those who are after a bit of bike riding and water-sports. After all, life is way to sort to sit on a beach all day.

All of the below adventure activities that we have on offer are guided by only the best guides available and companies that have been doing this for decades. Just a reminder, we at Uyaphi.com only deal with the best in the industry - full stop.

Below are the more popular options that we find our clients requesting. So please enjoy and let us know which ones you are interested in.

Table Mountain Bike Ride

Table Mountain Bike Ride
From ZAR 950.00 pp
An glorious two-and-a-half-hour mountain biking experience, traversing the front side of Cape Town’s majestic Table Mountain awaits all. This trip is suitable for most (if not all) fitness levels are most of the trip is down hill, one just needs to know how to ride a bike. This is Cape Town as you have never experienced it before.

Sand-boarding

Sandboarding
From ZAR 850.00 pp
The Atlantis dunes located only only 30 minutes drive from Cape Town is the spot at which one gets the chance to dabble in sand-boarding. This is the perfect activity for families or small groups who just want to have good old fashioned fun in the sun. Suitable for all ages with the exception of those with brittle bones.

Surf School

Surf School
From ZAR 850.00 pp
Something a little different to most surf schools in and around Cape Town is that we offer a mobile surf school, meaning that we can follow the best learning waves around the Cape Peninsula. It is here at school that one picks up the skills of paddling, reading a wave, standing up on before mentioned wave and when to pull off the wave.

Quad Biking

Quad Biking
From ZAR 795.00 pp
And now for some of the best fun one can have on 4 wheels, quad biking on the sand dunes at Atlantis. Experience incredible off-road soft sand riding, only half an hour drive from Cape Town herself. Novices to experienced riders are most welcome while we explore this wild gem of a biking destination, a thrill a minute awaits.

Tandem Para-gliding

Tandem Paragliding
From ZAR 1 600.00 pp
Flying silently over the beaches of Camps Bay and Clifton with the City of Cape Town, Table Mountain and the Twelve Apostles as a backdrop. Expert, fully qualified guides take guests on this amazing experience as air currents carry one to quite simply the best spot in Cape Town - the sky. If you are brave enough this activity is a must.

Tandem Skydiving

Tandem Skydiving
From ZAR 2 800.00 pp
Calling the brave out there amongst us. Skydiving in Cape Town has to be one of the most thrilling experiences known to man. Jumping out of a aeroplane at almost 10 000 feet just outside Cape Town and free falling for 25 to 30 seconds at 200 km per hour will absolutely blow you away. This is a pure adrenaline rush, no question.

Kite-surfing Lessons

Kitesurfing Lessons
From ZAR 950.00 pp
Looking for an extreme sport is a guaranteed adrenaline rush? Well look no further, we have teamed up with numerous professional kite-surfers who will show you the ropes and get you started in this sport. Lessons are located in either Langebaan Lagoon, Muizenberg or Dolphin Beach areas. Already experienced Kite-surfing can hire equipment.

Sea Kayaking

Sea Kayaking
From ZAR 600.00 pp
Sea kayaking is all about exploring the coastline whilst experiencing the surrounding beauty and marine life from a small yet safe boat. Kayaking tours take place in two locations around Cape Town, Simon's Town in the False Bay area and Mouille Point on the Atlantic Ocean side of the Cape Peninsula. Hermanus whale watching kayaking is also on offer.

Tokai Forest Mountain Bike

Tokai Forest Mountain Bike
From ZAR 1 100.00 pp
One of the best mountain biking regions of South Africa, Tokai Forest is located on the slopes of Table Mountain in the Constantia area of Cape Town. A true mountain bikers paradise offer up everything from gentle gravel roads for the novice to single-tracks for the more technically experienced mountain bikers. The views are simply amazing from here.

Horse Riding

Horse Riding
From ZAR 900.00 pp
Horse riding is an ideal option for the whole family, this two hour tour take place of the famed Noordhoek beach that is found around the corner from Chapman's Peak Drive and Hout Bay. The area offers up a picturesque shoreline with the chance to spot birdlife, lizards, snakes and even dolphins and whales when the time is right.

Snorkeling with Seals

Snorkeling with Seals
From ZAR 850.00 pp
Duiker Island literally around the corner from Hout Bay is home to over 15 000 Cape Fur Seals. It is here that we can offer snorkeling (or scuba diving) with the "Cape Fur seals". This 3 hour tour takes one to a dive site near Duiker Island were the waters are only 2 to 5 metres deep whilst offering clear views to the ocean floor.

Stand Up Paddle-boarding

Stand Up Paddleboarding
From ZAR 850.00 pp
One of the fastest growing water-sports in the world, Stand Up Paddle-boarding is an exhilarating experience and there are quite a few locations around Cape Town that offer perfect waters for learning on. On a perfect day this is one of the best ways to have fun with family and friends on the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Cape Town City Hotels

  • Cape Town City Hotels
  • Accommodation in and around the busy and vibrant city centre of Cape Town including the surrounding suburbs (including; Tamboerskloof, Higgovale and Gardens) all with views of Table Bay and Table Mountain.
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  • Cape Town City Hotels
  • V&A Waterfront Hotels

  • V&A Waterfront Hotels
  • The V&A Waterfront is famed for shopping and restaurants all with views of the working Cape Town harbor. Located in and surrounding the V&A Waterfront one will come across some of the finest hotels in Cape Town.
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  • V&A Waterfront Hotels
  • Camps Bay Accommodation

  • Camps Bay Accommodation
  • Camps Bay, Clifton and Bantry Bay offer up stunning beaches, ocean views and mountain scenery. On this page, you will find guesthouses, B&B's, luxurious hotels and comfortable villas all within the area.
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  • Camps Bay Accommodation
  • Constantia Hotels

  • Constantia Hotels
  • The Constantia Valley is only a 20 minutes drive from Cape Town and offers up a country living style complete with vineyards and wine estates. Staying in Constantia is a must for those of use who enjoy more of a country feel.
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  • Constantia Hotels
  • Cape Town Villas

  • Cape Town Villas
  • It is here on this page that you will find a selection of luxury villas and holidays homes in and around Cape Town. Accommodation ranges from glamorous penthouses to chic apartments, comfortable houses to ambient beach cottages.
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  • Cape Town Villas