Adventurous hike on Lions Head, through a forest onto Clifton beach


What you’ll do
Discover a new perspective of the city, mountain, and beaches on this multi-terrain meander

The Lion Trail is a guided walk through fynbos (vegetation only found in the Cape), forests, and beaches, and finishes with a stunning electric scooter ride along the Sea Point promenade!

Featuring fascinating stories, ever-changing views, and delicious local cuisine, The Lion Trail is the ideal way to explore Cape Town’s biodiverse nature and find out what makes Cape Town incomparable to any other city in the world.


Mountain and ocean experience ✨ hosted by Matt

5 hours | Hosted in English

Official Partner of TRUTH


Local Truth tip 

‘Incredible scenery with different activities along the way’

‘This hiking tour has it all’

‘Good story-telling from host’

Fun-filled adventure along the Atlantic Seaboard


Experience highlights

The route begins at the ocean, enters Table Mountain National Park and takes you on a journey where you get unbelievable views of Lions Head, Table Mountain, Signal Hill, the city bowl, Camps Bay and Cifton.


Duration: 5 hours

Distance: 5km

Depart: 100 Beach Road, Cape Town

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps…


Truth map and Itinerary

The Lion Trail features stories of the city’s history, geology, flora, fauna, oceans, legends, food and wine. Led by a knowledgeable local guide, the route was specifically chosen for its spectacular views and sense of adventure – all adding up to Cape Town’s most enjoyable day out!



The route follows a well-maintained path that is easily accessible.



The trail is a gentle meander and is considered an easy to moderate walk.



-Comfortable shoes




Things to Bring

Backpack, Jacket/Warm Top, Water/Juice (0.5 litres minimum), snacks, if you wish, any personal medication – Compulsory, camera/phone, comfortable long pants recommended in winter or on windy days in summer, a waterproof jacket may be compulsory if rain is predicted, beanie/buff or scarf recommended if cold temperatures are predicted.

-Qualified Tour Guide
-Head Torches
-Emergency medical and safety equipment
-Coffee/Tea and biscuits
-Fruit to enjoy at our picnic spots
-Transport to and from the meeting point (contact us if you require assistance with arranging a Taxi)


Cancellation policy

24 hours before the adventure begins



-Participants must have a good fitness level and be able to walk for 3 hours
-Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult

R1200,00 1 day

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