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King Protea flower
The King Protea flower South Africa's National flower is large with tall shrub and magnificent flower head. The King Protea flower are thick, leathery, somewhat spoon or paddle shaped, dark green with reddish edges and long red leaf stalk. The flower head is large, bowl shaped, creamy white centre...
Table Mountain hike, hiking tour
Our Table Mountain Hike start behind the lower cableway station heading right up the Mountain. The first ten minutes of the hike are steep until you reach the contour path. Table Mountain Hike via India Venster is not a straight forward hike, sticking to the path is the best advice. Luckely the...
Hiking Table Mountain
This scenic route starts from Camps Bay and ascends on the western side of Table Mountain, the Twelve Apostles. Admire the majestic 'Apostles' before starting the more serious hike up the gorge. Stop to take in the panorama of the Atlantic Ocean, Camps Bay, Lion's Head and Robben Island. On...
Table Mountain Trail Running
Who ever dreamed of trail running on Table Mountain, famous around the world for its extraordinarily rich, diverse unique flora and singular land formation.The area forms part of the Cape Floristic region and support a high diversity of flora. Our Table Mountain trail running tours are mostly along...
Lion's Head Sunset Hike
If you were hiking Lion's Head at a time of day when the sun was low and behind you and climbed high enough Lion's head to look down into a mist, you might have witnessed the shadowy figure of the Brocken Spectre. It’s your own shadow that you see, cast on the surface of the mists below, surrounded...
Lion's Head hike in Cape Town
Lion's Head Sunset Hike The Lion's Head Sunset Hike is one of my favourite hike in Cape Town, It is right in the middle between Table Mountain and Signal Hill . The mountain peaks at 669 meters above sea level. An early legend has it that some of the first Portuguese navigators hike Lion's Head and...
Display of Protea flower at Kirstenbosch botanical garden
Table Mountain Table Mountain is one of the floral wonders of the world and it is easily accessible. There are many varieties of Protea flowers on Table Mountain which bloom throughout the year and Proteas are also classified as Fynbos. The best way to experience the mountain is by foot, there are...
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