About Us


Brent Thomas, a resident of Hangberg in Hout Bay, along with his family, imparts their culture and heritage through immersive experiences. As a certified and registered guide specializing in adventure hiking, sea kayaking, culture, and nature, he provides a variety of tour experiences in Hout Bay, Cape Town.

Karbonkelberg Tourism is a registered company deeply committed to the community, offering initiatives that train guides, foster children’s appreciation for nature, and educate them on survival skills, aligning with the experiences of visitors to the area. The company holds all necessary licenses and qualifications, and it is backed by public liability insurance.

Nestled just 20 minutes from Cape Town’s historic center, Hout Bay stands as one of the world’s most breathtaking locations. Whether traversing the Cape Peninsula or driving along Chapman’s Peak, visitors inevitably find themselves in Hout Bay. This sought-after destination beckons individuals to embark on a Seal Island boat ride, traverse the slopes of the iconic Table Mountain range, and indulge in the culinary delights and exquisite Cape wines that the village proudly presents.

The village and harbor serve as an excellent starting point for exploring Table Mountain’s Karbonkelberg, Constantiaberg, and Chapman’s Peak on the Cape Peninsula. Hout Bay offers a comprehensive list of must-visit places, including engaging activities such as seal snorkeling, craft beer and gin tasting, bisque painting at Clay Cafe, as well as attractions like East Fort, Hout Bay Beach, Hout Bay Museum, Chapman’s Peak Drive, Mariner’s Wharf, and World of Birds.

For visitors eager to delve into the diverse and intricate facets of Cape Town, South Africa, the area provides unique cultural and heritage experiences that offer a glimpse into the richness of the Cape Peninsula region.



The Harbour community is nestled at the base of the Sentinel & Karbonkelberg mountains. Visitors can enjoy a leisurely walk through the harbour and into the local community or do the trip on electric bikes. We offer hikes to fascinating parts inaccessible to the general public, a peak at the legendary stone face guardians, striking lookout views from mountain cliffs and a unique expedition to Seal Island on foot.

Our tours are tailored to your appetite for adventure, and can be customised for all fitness levels.