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12 Days "Taste of Namibia" - 40% Gravel/light sand  22 May - 4 June 2023

Starting in Somerset West - Explore Southern Namibia including Fish River Canyon, Luderitz and return down the West Coast of South Africa.

Tour Description:
Leaving Cape Town - the route takes us directly to Inverdoorn Game Reserve (Optional Extra) for evening game drives and early morning safari . We then wind our way through the Cederberg Mountains up one of the most spectacular rock formation and inwards  to Calvinia and Upington.

We travel to Springbok on the back roads of the Northern Cape to give us a taste of the sandy roads to come in Namibia. After Springbok we cross the Namibian Border and overnight on the riverbanks of the Orange River. We then follow the river for 100km of good gravel and a scenic tar section up via Rosh Pinah to Aus.

Then we travel through the Namib-Naukluft National Park, and the chances of seeing the Ferral Wild Horses is always good, we stop at the Ghost Town of Kolmannskop and overnight in the historical German town of Luderitz.
We head south again back via Seehiem and down the Spectacular Fishriver Canyon and overnight in one of Namibia most beautiful Lodges called “Canyon Lodge” nestled in gigantic boulders and rock formations.
After the Canyon visit, we head east, cross the border back into South Africa and head into the Northern Cape, and down the West Coast gravel roads and back to Cape Town.


Best July to November:
Tour Dates: 22 May - 4 June 2023

Tour Stats:
Total Distance            3050km
Total Days                     12
Riding Days                   0
Average distance      400km per day
Riding Time per day  5-6 hours
Level of Difficulty       2
Off-Road Surface       40 % Gravel
On-Road Surface        60 % Asphalt (Tar)
Minimum Riders           4
Maximum Riders         10


A good Knowledge of  loose surface riding is essential for Namibian roads.
This Tour is suitable with Passengers

Whats included in this tour price ?

  • 12 Days Africa Twin Rental

  • Overnight Accommodation in hotels, lodges, and some evening meals, breakfasts

  • Experienced Motorcycle Group Leader (Craig Marshall)

  • Professional Photography & Video (FREE) 

  • Full Comprehensive Bike Insurance in South Africa & Namibia
    Technical support vehicle with luggage & bike trailer (more than 6 riders only)

  • Difficulty level (2/4 out of 5) = Easy, but Intermediate on the loose sandy roads

  • Aggressive Dualpsort/Off-road Tyres Included 

  • Airport/Guesthouse Shuttle, pick up and drop off

  • Pre Tour Accommodation in Cape Town

  • Post tour accommodation in Cape Town

  • INVERDOORN Private Game Reserve, 2x Game Safaris

    4 Star Lux Accommodation, evening game drive, Dinner, Morning Game Drive, Breakfast included

Inverdoorn Motorcycle Tours

Whats NOT included in this tour price ?

  • Health insurance for foreign travels

  • Tips & gratuities

  • Daily Lunches

  • Admission fees to national parks (Fishriver Canyon) NAD90
    Admission to Kolmanskoppe (NAD100)

  • All expenses of a personal nature, e.g. beverages, souvenirs, telephone calls

  • Fuel and Oil

  • Border Crossing & Road Taxes (ZAR196)

  • Crash or Damage Recovery (AA Costs apply of ZAR3.30 per Km)

Tour Dates:  22 May - 4 June 2023

This Tour is suitable with Passengers

Tour Cost per rider sharing rooms in a group
ZAR 89 555.00 (Honda CRF 1100 L Africa Twin ADV Sports)
ZAR 84 775.00 (Honda CRF 1100 L Africa Twin)

Tour Cost per rider with pillion Rider in double room
ZAR 94 275.00 (Honda CRF 1100 L Africa Twin ADV Sports)
ZAR 89 875.00 (Honda CRF 1100 L Africa Twin)

B&B Style 3 Star, 4 Star
Breakfast is Included
Some evening meals are included

Garmin Montana GPS (ZAR175 per day)
Paper Maps of the region

Back up Vehicle
For more than 6 riders
4x4 = ZAR1850 per day
Driver = ZAR1500 per day
Spare bike on Trailer = ZAR850 per day


Prices subject to change without notice. E&OE


Route Map

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

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