They are a great way to see the mountain and also to find yourself in nature, without the pressures of finding the trail yourself, on one of our guided hikes. Groups can enjoy solo travelers for company and we constantly look to pair solo travelers with like-minded individuals. Find yourself on a group or private tour, with our excellent guides.
Solo hiking for travelers without a partner
We offer group tours for those wanting to join an existing group, and private tours for those who want time off in nature. Usually our group tour sizes range from 2 people (2 solo travelers), to bigger groups of 4. Maybe there is the occasional group of 17 but this is rare and usually for corporate clients. We will always pair you with someone given the chance and the need.
Hiking alone can be done in groups
Benefits of hiking in groups can be better than hiking alone
Groups are a better form of hiking, this is because the provide security that is not provided while hiking alone. That means your group tour can benefit from your presence by making up a part of an exciting tour. The group hikes, avoid the dangers of hiking alone. These are muggins, and mountain safety. Hiking alone can be boring too! Let's take you on a journey into Cape Town's wild spaces that is best done for hiking with a tour.
Hiking alone VS Group tour
Here are some images of our solo and group tours.
This group of 17 people joined us on a Lion's Head tour! (some people not featured) It would never have been more fun hiking alone. That means you can definitely join us on tour if most of the 17 people made it to the top. The group setting is encouraging, we enjoy taking up groups on tour. VS Solo hikers, group tours offer something unique. Hiking alone can be easy if you want to join one of our exciting trekking tours!
Want a group experience on a solo tour?
Our guide will give you a 1 on 1 private tour of Cape Town on your hike. Hike alone with a guide can be an amazing way to see nature for the same cost as a group tour. We don't have fancy pricing models and all of our solo clients get to enjoy group tours or private tours at the same cost. Hiking alone in Cape Town with a guide is the best way to see nature and all around. Book a tour with us!
When is the right time to book a group tour?
If you're hiking alone, you should definitely book a group tour. The group tour ensures your safety while providing expertise on the mountains trails. This is best for those who enjoy the comfort of knowing which routes to take in time to catch the right times. To hike at dawn or dusk requires extra guidance as well as during the months summer, winter, autumn, spring. This is because each season has it's own dangers of hiking alone. Summer gets heat, hot days that can be overbearing when hiking alone at the incorrect time, autumn and sprint can hold strong winds upwards of 40km/h on the mountain trails so the correct route needs to be taken to avoid these winds and winter can get cold.
How to book a group tour for solo travelers
Groups can be fun! so we are always looking for ways to link up travelers hiking alone so that they can join a group tour. This means we will try our utmost to include you in a guided hike in a group by pairing you with a suitable partner for hiking. Click here to book your group tour.