Elgin Grabouw Zipline

Elgin Grabouw Zipline is an extreme nature adventure situated only one hour from Cape Town within the Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve in the Elgin Valley.


A previously inaccessible part of this fynbos covered World Heritage site can now be explored through Ziplining. A combination of extreme adrenalin with serenely spectacular views of the landscape and unique biodiversity of fynbos in the mountains.

The tour consists of thirteen platforms constructed on the cliffs and fynbos covered mountain slopes above the Riviersonderend gorge and joined by 11 thrilling slides up to 300 m long. Guided and harnessed in you can experience this unforgettable, gravity defying adventure.


Activity Details

Overall experience will take about 4.5 hours
Hourly departures between 08h00 - 14h00 during summer months and 09h00 - 13h00 during winter months
Self drive, transfers can be arranged at an additional cost
Elgin, Grabouw
All zipline equipment provided
No experience required
Zipline at R895 per person
Additional Information:


Safety briefing

Zipline kit

2 Guides per group of 8 people

4×4 Transfer

Rain gear in wet weather

Light lunch


Transfers from Cape Town CBD at R675 per person sharing

Notes and Requirements:

Our minimum age is 5 years old, and the children will need do the tour in tandem with the guide

We suggest a weight restriction per person of approximately 120kg

Please arrive 20 min prior to your tour time, as tours will depart on time

No refunds will be granted in the event of a missed tour

Moms to be: We apologise – due to the bumpy 4x4 ride, this tour is not for you while you are pregnant

If you have any medical conditions, and are unsure, please contact your doctor before the time

The tour includes a 1km hike out afterwards and a bumpy 4x4 trip to the top of the mountain and back.

This is an adventure activity, therefore we have a strict no drinking prior to the tour policy. We reserve the right to prevent guests suspected of alcohol consumption from joining the tour


After a safety briefing and kitting up at the reception area, guests will be transported by 4×4 vehicle high into the mountain range. Two guides will accompany each small group, ensuring strict safety standards all the while providing an enlightening and educational experience, providing interesting facts about the nature and geology of this interesting area. Slide along steel cables from platform to platform, taking you past waterfalls and through valleys, enjoying all that Mother Nature has to offer. With 13 platforms and slides up to 300m long, both nature and adventure enthusiasts will be sure to come back for more! After a short walk back to the vehicle, we transport you back down to enjoy a light meal together.


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