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Manic Cycles

Shop No. 20, Franschhoek Centre, Main Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Franschoek Cycles

We had such a fun morning out and about with Daniel, a colleague of Tayne Ruddock's. The cycling... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
RiojaSlovenia
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London
wonderful people, tips & bikes

Great place to hire a bike for the day and tool around the vineyards and backroads. The trails up... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2016
M R K
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NYC
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15 Oct 2016
“Franschoek Cycles”
7 May 2016
“wonderful people, tips & bikes”
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Shop No. 20, Franschhoek Centre, Main Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

We had such a fun morning out and about with Daniel, a colleague of Tayne Ruddock's. The cycling was not too difficult, mostly in the valley and off-road, which was great as I had not ridden a bike for a few years. I think they...More

Thank RiojaSlovenia
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Great place to hire a bike for the day and tool around the vineyards and backroads. The trails up in the mountains are a bit barren and there are few trees, so wear sunscreen!!

Thank M R K
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

It was a pleasyre to rend to adults mountain bike and a big caleche to carry out kids but the quality of bikes isn t good and not good conditions and the price is expensive for 4h : 500 rands. If you want to rent...More

Thank Guillaume C
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Don't just slob out with all the lazy folk on the wine tram go for a cycle and have a fun day out. Get a bike from the hire center and do this loop - see pic. their mountain bikes are in good condition and...More

4  Thank uk_explorerLondon
Reviewed 22 March 2015

The owner, Tayne was not available, so he put us in contact with a colleague called Zaahid, who has lived in Franschhoek for most of his life and therefore very familiar with the area. Zaahid met us at our hotel and bought the bikes with...More

2  Thank robinjn1
Reviewed 25 April 2014

My family and I (3 children, 17, 14 & 9) booked a bike tour with Tayne to take us around Franschhoek to experience a few wineries and see the beautiful area. We were kitted out with bikes and water (and also had extra sun lotion...More

3  Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 18 March 2014

We really enjoyed this (it was under the name franschhoek cycles when we did it, but same guide as above). The area is absolutely beautiful and this is a brilliant way to see the wineries. Our guide, Tayne, knew a lot about wine and loves...More

3  Thank Erin_Elizabeth88
Reviewed 6 February 2012

Wanted to try a different way of seeing the area and decided to tour some of the area by bike. Contacted Manic Cycles in Franschhoek and their tour guide Tayne Ruddock arranged a bike tour of Stellenbosch. We could have gone around the Franschhoek area,...More

5  Thank LD07JULY2015
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