The cycling tour for the foodies
Normal Price: R680 | What you get: Single entry
A culinary tour for active visitors, to experience the many different cuisines and flavours of Cape Town. This is a half-day bicycle tour, for all fitness levels.
- Discover the many flavours of Cape Town on a bicycle
- Pass many of the historical landmarks of the city
- All fitness levels, only for guests older than 16
Indulge in traditional South African fare such as biltong, fish curry and koeksisters while exploring the culinary side of Cape Town by bicycle. This half-day cycling tour will take you through the colourful streets of the Bo-Kaap, with an optional visit to the legendary Atlas Spices, followed by an exploration of De Waterkant, Green Point and the V&A Waterfront.
- Fully Guided Tour – 1 guide per 10 guests
- Hybrid Mountain Bike/City Bike and Helmet rental
- Snack Pack (including bottled water, choc & peanuts/raisins)
- 3 X Tasting Stops
- Rooibos Tea & Rusks
- Biltong & Appletiser
- Malay fish curry & Bobotie
- Hertzoggie or Koeksister
- Additional purchases made on the day
Founded in 2007, Bikes ‘n Wines offer guided cycling tours that embody the culture and spirit of adventure in both Cape Town and the Cape winelands. Guests have a wide choice of day and overnight tours, amongst the many touring offerings. Bikes ‘n Wines was awarded runner up for Most Innovative New Product in South Africa in 2013 by the Africa Growth Institute.
Advice for visitors
Guests under 16-years-old are not permitted, otherwise the tour caters for all fitness levels, with personalised tours and adventures for groups. Bring along open-minded friends and family members who are ready to adventure through the city and admire art with you. All you need is comfortable shoes, a small backpack, sun block, money for lunch and drinks, and a camera. The tour is fully guided and takes approximately 3-4 hours to complete. Make a note to venture into the heart of the colourful Bo-Kaap for a traditional Boboti for lunch. Be sure to end the tour with a stop in at the recently opened &Bikes Café and Cycle Boutique working in conjunction with Baseline Coffee from Woodstock. Here you will find delicious coffee, awesome cycle gifts, t-shirts as well as custom city bicycles.
Did you know
Bikes ‘n Wines provide a carbon negative touring service. This is a phrase used to describe any activity that removes more carbon from the atmosphere than the average person is responsible for making. The business aims to absorb all of the environment’s beauty without releasing harmful pollutants. This is achieved through the use of public transport and bicycles, as well as other recycling initiatives. Bikes ‘n Wines also actively takes part in CO2 removal by donating a tree for every 10 riders on tour through their partnership with local sustainability initiative, Green Pop.
Monday – Saturday: 9:00 – 13:00
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Easter Day
Telephone: +27 (0)21 823 8790
Departure Point: &Bikes Café, 32 Loop Street, Cape Town, 8001
Alternatively, you can request a hotel pick up for an additional fee