Cape Town Bicycle Tours
Cape Town, located in the southwestern corner of South Africa, is a popular tourist destination for its stunning natural beauty, vibrant culture, and abundance of activities.
One of the more popular activities in Cape Town is cycling, which is enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. Cape Town is a cyclist’s paradise, boasting some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world, and a wide variety of trails that cater to all levels of cyclists - from thrilling downhill sections to rolling hills, there is something for everyone.
The popularity of cycling in Cape Town is not only credited to its natural beauty, but is also due to its excellent infrastructure. The city has an extensive network of bike lanes, paths, and trails that make it easy to get around on two wheels. Off-road trails are well-maintained and offer incredible views of the surrounding mountains, forests, beaches, and vineyards. Furthermore, the city’s temperate climate makes cycling enjoyable year round.
The cycling community in Cape Town is vibrant and welcoming with numerous cycling clubs, organisations, and events that cater to every level of rider. From beginner-friendly group rides to competitive races, there are many options for cyclists to choose from.
Additionally, there are plenty of shops to buy or rent bicycles and cycling gear, so any visitor is spoilt for choice. Furthermore, the city has implemented several initiatives to promote cycling, including bike-sharing programs, bike-friendly roadways, and cycling events and awareness programs.
Cape Town is an ideal destination for cyclists of all levels. From the beautiful scenery to the friendly cycling community and excellent infrastructure, this is the city to explore and tour by bicycle. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced rider, Cape Town is the perfect place to enjoy a cycling adventure.
Explore our guided city cycling tours below, which now include some safe hiking tour options too, for those who need a break from the saddle.