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h  Your 14 day African adventure

Day 0              

 Arriving at Cape Town international! Overnight in Durbanville

 Distance for the day, lots!

 Day 1              

 Get acquainted with Cape Town and acclimatise, many half day tours on offer.

 Distance for the day, not so much!

 Day 2              

 Out on a winelands tour or Cape point! Overnight in Wellington

 Distance for the day 240 km

Day 3              

Get acquainted with your bike and an introduction course to off-road biking at Nelson's Creek wine estate.

Distance for the day 40 km

 
      nelson

Day 4              

To the Biedouw valley via the Swartland, Sandveld and Namakwaland. We camp on the lush green grass and sample the first Rough and Ready braai (barbeque).

Distance for the day 340 km

Day 5            

To Sutherland via the Doringriver passage if passable and into the Tankwa Karoo for our first tricky bit of riding. Again we camp and our resident astronomist will show how close the stars really are.

Distance for the day 250 km

Day 6              

To Calitsdorp down the Moordenaars Karoo with some breathtaking views. Across the N1 for some technical riding and on to our Texas style overnight stop.

Distance for the day 350 km

Day 7              

To Oudtshoorn over the Rooiberg pass where we stay on a working Ostrich farm. A visit to the Cango caves, crocodile or cheetah farm and feeding of  Elephants can be arranged.

Distance for the day 310 km

Day 8            

To Mosselbay via Oude Muragie and the Montagu pass.  Our overnight overlooks the bay and our scrumptious meal is served on the deck.

Distance for the day 180 km

Day 9              

Visits to a game farm or shark cage diving can be arranged! Of for a short drive to our next overnight which we may have to share with some wild cats  of the larger species.

Distance for the day 100 km

Day 10                       

After our Cheetah walk we head for Kareedouw where our host will pamper us in luxury. Breathtaking view and excellent motorcycling lays ahead of us. An opportunity to hold yourself Italian while building your own Pizza if you fancy this.

Distance for the day 100 km

Day 11                     

Our most technical piece of road is tackled today but the views and scenery will compliment the adrenaline. Our Serengeti style accommodation will be a welcome resting place.

Distance for the day 300 km

Day 12                       

An early morning Elephant safari can be arranged and we are on our way to a magnificent hunting lodge in the Baviaanskloof area.

Distance for the day 350 km

Day 13                        

If you think we will run out of gravel road to surprise and dazzle the motorcyclist, think again. Today’s route to Calitzdorp is just too beautiful to put into words.

Distance for the day 350 km

Day 14                      

We aim straight for Nelson wine estate via the scenic route 62. Having a drink at the world famous Ronny’s sex shop, nope not mine, and through Montague, Robertson and back into the Boland.

Distance for the day 340 km

Day 15                       

Unfortunately back to Europe, your African adventure came to an end!

Distance for the day 11000 km

Total distance for trip on bike 3735 km.

 What is included on this trip? 

 What is not included! 

 What should I bring! 

 What else is there to know? 

 Price!

            R31000.00 all inclusive, 14 day bike rental (BMW GS650/2) and fuel.
                                                    add R3000.00 for single accommodation.

            R16000.00 all inclusive for pillion or a not motorcycle renting participant.
                                                    add R3000.00 for single occupancy

Current exchange rate as on 31 December 2009

                                    10.29 Rand to the Euro

                                    11.46 Rand to the British Pound

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