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Reviewed yesterday

We spent two great days with Dominic exploring the Cape Town area. Our first day was a full day tour of the Peninsula. Dominic took us to see the penguin colonies and then down to the coast to gaze upon beautiful landscapes and a variety...More

Thank Tyler S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came across Dominic's name in a forum about the pros and cons of using a guide for a family climb up table mountain and he was recommended highly by the person who had used his services. I contacted Dominic a week or so ahead...More

Thank Pcw40
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Hired Dominic for a family hike up India Venster route on Table Mtn. Amazing day. Dominic was knowledgeable about the mountain, history, and nature. He was engaging and helpful, providing peace of mind on tricky parts of the climb. Highly recommend hiring him for your...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I don’t often hike with a guide but this time I am so glad that we did. Dominic was an outstanding guide pointing out interesting rock formations and vegetation while also keeping us on the right footing up trickier sections of the trail. Absolutely loved...More

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Friends recommended Dominic for a hike on table mountain and we were so glad to be able to hike with him. The weather looked up for the day of our hike and Dominic picked us up promptly from our Airbnb. He gave us a great...More

Thank Neha A
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Hiked Table Mountain with Dominic, and really enjoyed the experience. Friendly and knowledgeable it was easy to share his love for the country. Almost every plant along the route had its own fragrance and/or story. Dominic will be the first person I contact should I...More

Thank David581
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Cape Point is a huge reserve just outside Cape Town, famous for the much visited lighthouse, but the Fynbos Guy will take you away from the crowds to empty beaches of bleached white sand, whale bones and shipwrecks, where your only company will be the...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 March 2018

One year ago we spent a morning hiking Table Mountain with Dominic. It was a great experience, we really enjoyed it and learnt so much about fynbos, other plants and South Africa. He is so knowledgeable about nature! The day we did our hiking was...More

Thank SarahC7803
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Dominic, The Fynbos Guy, guided us up the quiet side of Table Mountain away from the cable car and the crowds and shared his extensive knowledge of the natural history of the place. The fynbos shrublands are endlessly diverse and interesting with something blooming nearly...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I had read that a guide was necessary for TM and found Dominic Chadbon via Tripadvisor. He was a superb guide, endlessly informative and knowledgeable not only about the fynbos and fauna of Table Mountain and the Cape, but also South African history and culture....More

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