At no. 32 Loop Street lies the answer to adventuring through Cape Town with a healthy difference â€“ Bikes â€˜n Wines. Their bicycles are all on site and range from state of the art vintage, mountain and road bicycles. The tours are either half or full day, and there are a select few options that offer exciting overnight tours.
As you step into the Bikes CafÃ© and Cycle Boutique, you are first met by the divine aroma of Baseline Coffee Beans being roasted. The lights above are custom-made bicycle wheels; a curio shop on the right contains the cutest wares, from adorably colored bicycle bells to t-shirts and posters. The bicycle themed jewellery is also something to behold, as are the pastries on their menu.
Coupled with Bikes â€˜n Wines Carbon Negative aim and their positively perfect touring packages that have been personally tested time and time again, this is the healthiest, fun-filled voyage to embark on around Cape Town. The guides are all highly professional, helpful and have outgoing personalities, which add to Bikes â€˜n Wines believing in people all over the world meeting and learning from one another whilst on a tour together.
Bikes â€˜n Wines cater for all fitness levels and no matter your level of huff-and-puff there is definitely a tour fit for you. Corporate and special occasions are welcome to book and there is no limit to the size of the groups, in fact the more the merrier. Most of the tours include the fabulous wine tastings that Cape Towns winelands have to offer, but the Full day Franschhoek fully guided bicycle tour which includes vehicle transfer from the cafÃ© in Loop street to Franschhoek, the bicycle and helmet rental, all the wine tastings available plus the chocolate or biltong tasting, light snack, bottled water and lunch is definitely one of the greatest experiences one can have on a bicycle.