12 Days Garden Route FULL Adventure - Ultimate Off-Road, On-Road Experience - 80% Gravel

Go Beyond the Tourist Routes into the "Hidden Garden Route" Off-Road/On-Road !

South African East Coast Garden Route & Route 62, Karoo & Cederberg Mountains - 11 Days Riding - 2665km - 36 Mountain Passes !
This tour is for solo riders and Pillion riders, easy gravel roads and plenty of amazingly scenic landscapes and twisted roads.

12 Day East Coast Garden Route FULL Adventure - Off-Road/On-Road
15 - 26 Feb 2020 
(Average of 250km to 450km per day) - 60% Easy Gravel Roads - 11 Days Riding.


Tour Summary:
Fly in to Cape Town International Airport on the 13/14 Feb 2020.
15 Feb Collect bikes and depart along the picturesque Clarance Drive R44 to Hermanus. we follow the coast line and zig zag across multiple gravel and asphalt mountain passes before reaching Addo Elephant Park close to Port Elizabeth.
The back route traverses gravel roads and scenic mountain ranges and we then enter the rugged Cederberg Mountains, before heading home via the Paarl and Franschhoek Winelands. 36 Mountain Passes in total ! 
Fly out of Cape Town International Airport on the 26/27 Feb 2020 - or stay longer.


Routing:
Our first few days we skirt along the scenic East coastline, stopping at De Hoop Nature Reserve overnight, we make our way along further coastal tracks before heading inland through several mountain passes and into the Karoo. We explore old historical OX-Wagon trails and gravel passes long the coastal regions and venture deep into the 2000 year old Knysna Forests and overnight in the famous Prince Alfred Pass.
Then we head to Addo Elephant park for a full rest day and a full day drive in the amazing National Park, inhabited with over 700 elephants, Lion, Buffalo, Rhino and an abundance of antelope species.  Looping around the top of Addo we head into the Great Karoo region and over the notorious Swartberg Pass, and down into the Karoo Winelands toen of Calitzdorp on the Route 62.
We then head North West up into the Hantam Karoo and up into the ancient Cederberg Mountains where rock formation and 6000 year old Bushmen Painting sites will be visited. The route back into Cape town takes us over the Paarl Winelands valley and the most beautiful Franschhoek Pass back into the Somerset West region to drop off the motorcycles.  
15/16 November Airport shuttles to Cape Town International Airport

 

Best November to May:
Tour Dates: 15 - 26 Feb 2020

Experience Level: (Beginner off-road, Easy Gravel, Pillion Friendly)
Group size:            (Max 10 Bikes)
Minimum Size:      (2 Bikes)
Accommodation:   4 Star B&B and Guest Lodge, Luxury Cabins......

 

Whats included in this tour price ?

Included in the Tour:

  • 12 Days Bike hire

  • Accommodation, breakfasts and some dinners

  • Full Day Safari in Addo Elephant Park

  • Professional Guide & Photography, Video, Drone footage by (Craig Marshall) 

  • Back up vehicle & Driver, luggage support (6 or more riders only)

  • Airport Shuttle in bound and outbound

Whats NOT included in this tour price ?

Excluded From the Tour:​

  • International Flight to and from Cape Town

  • Medical Health Insurance

  • lunches or road side snacks, some evening dinners, alcoholic drinks

  • Tips and Gratuity's

  • Fuel and Oil

Tour Dates: 15 - 26 Feb 2020 


Tour Cost per Single Rider, Single Rooms
ZAR 82 500.00 (HONDA Africa Twin CRF 1100 L)

ZAR 80 500.00 (HONDA Africa Twin CRF 1000 L)

Tour Cost for Rider and Pillion Sharing (2 persons)

ZAR 95 900.00 (HONDA Africa Twin CRF 1100 L)

ZAR 93 800.00 (HONDA Africa Twin CRF 1000 L)

Accommodation:
Hotels and Lodges, Luxury Tents, 4 Star B&B
Breakfast is Included
Some evening meals are included
Shared accommodation is available on request for single riders


Extras:
Rental riding clothing, helmets, jackets, pants, boots etc...
Additional Garmin SATNAV/GPS on individual bikes


 

Prices subject to change without notice. E&OE

 

Route Map

Our Motorcycle Routes are safe, Secure and have all been verified and ridden regularly.
Customer satisfaction is guaranteed 

Booking office Tel: +27 (0)741 90 99 77
craig @ africatwin.co.za

 

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