Victoria Falls Tour

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South Africa, Namibia,
Botswana, Zimbabwe
Africa
Adventure, One-Way, Guided
20 days
3250 miles

Explore the South of Africa!

Ride through four countries: South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and dive into the spirit of Africa’s south. Enjoy this incomparable natural landscape with its variety of wildlife. Ride through breathtaking, remote scenery from green and hilly regions through grassland savannas, colorful deserts to coastal highways. Glide along rivers and visit deep canyons. Look out for the BIG 5! Come and join us for this unforgettable motorcycle adventure.

Ride the Kalahari Route!

This one-way tour starts in Pretoria, South Africa, and will take you through Botswana, Zimbabwe and Namibia then to South Africa’s beautiful city of Cape Town. On this magnificent motorcycle tour you will have the possibility to experience countless adventures. Just to name a view: you will visit the Makgadigadi Pans, the largest Salt pans in the world. You will have a whole day to explore the Victoria Falls, the largest sheet of falling water. You will ride along beautiful roads and view African homesteads and lush African bush. You will do Safari tours and river cruises. You will visit Swakopmund, the adventure capital of Namibia. This coastal town, with wonderful German restaurants and shops, is famous for its great waves, beautiful sand dunes and German hospitality. The views over Africa’s largest canyon “The Fish River Canyon” will take your breath away! The canyon is 100 mi long and up to 17 mi wide and 1.805 ft deep in some places. You will stop in Paternoster, one of the oldest coastal towns along the West Coast and famous for its crayfish. Here all the houses have whitewashed walls and blue roofs. You will make our way down to Cape Agulhas - the southernmost tip of Africa, the place where the Atlantic and Indian Ocean meet. You will also visit Cape Point and Boulders Beach, where you will be able to view Jackass penguins right on the beach! You will do a spectacular ride around Cape Town and you will have great views of Table Mountain. You will stay in comfortable breakfast lodges which are typical for the areas. Fall asleep listening to the great sounds of the African night or relax on the deck overlooking a river and enjoy an unforgettable African sunset while being serenaded by Hippos and African Fish Eagles or relax and enjoy a phenomenal stargazing. You will take home loads of awesome photographs and fond memories of South Africa and the warm people you have met.

For any experienced motorcyclist!

This adventure tour is suitable for any experienced motorcyclist. Passengers are welcome and riding two-up is no problem (except on a BMW G650 GS - passenger not recommended). A support vehicle will carry your luggage.

Highlights:    Pretoria, Limpopo river, Makgadigadi Pans, Nata, Chobe National Park, Safari, Chobe river, boat cruise, Victoria Falls, Zambezi river, Caprivi Strip, Okavango Delta, Hippo cage diving, Hole in the wall, beach, Ethosha pan game reserve, Kalahari route, Swakopmund, Private game reserve, Lake Oanob, Fish River Canyon, Namaqualand, star gazing, delicious seafood, Fishing Villages, Cape Agulhas, Boulders Beach, penguins, Cape Point, Chapman's peak drive, Table Mountain

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20 days
15
3250 miles
6-9
3 (out of 5)
Paved roads, with options of dirt roads
JNB
4-10 riders
Required
Good
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3-4* bed & breakfast lodges

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Johannesburg and transfer to Pretoria (0‑31 miles)
Day 2: Pretoria - Tuli Block (281 miles)
Day 3: Tuli Block - Makgadigadi Pans (283 miles)
Day 4: Makgadigadi Pans - Chobe (206 miles)
Day 5: Chobe - Victoria Falls (50 miles)
Day 6: Victoria Falls - Chobe (50 miles)
Day 7: Chobe – Okavango Delta (325 miles)
Day 8: Okavango Delta (0‑31 miles)
Day 9: Okavango Delta - Etosha N. P. (375 miles)
Day 10: Etosha National Park (0‑31 miles)
Day 11: Etosha N. P. - Swakopmund (388 miles)
Day 12: Swakopmund (281 miles)
Day 13: Swakopmund - Lake Oanob (281 miles)
Day 14: Lake Oanob - Fish River Canyon (388 miles)
Day 15: Fish River Canyon (0‑31 miles)
Day 16: Fish River Canyon - Springbok (188 miles)
Day 17: Springbok - Paternoster (219 miles)
Day 18: Paternoster - Cape Agulhas (219 miles)
Day 19: Cape Agulhas - Cape Point- Cape Town (188 miles)
Day 20: Departure from Cape Town (0 miles)

Booking Requirements

- All-weather motorcycle experience
- Rider's age, minimum 25 years
- Endurance to ride for long distances
- Dirt riding experience
- Valid motorcycle endorsed driver's license, category A (non-restrictive)
- Valid ID, or any required document to travel to this country (passport, visa, etc.)
- Helmets required

Pricing


Rider Passenger
BMW G650GS: ZAR 72870 ZAR 32110
BMW F800GS: ZAR 82250 ZAR 32110
BMW R1200GS: ZAR 85740 ZAR 32120
Own motorcycle: ZAR 46860 ZAR 32120

Single room supplement:

ZAR9420

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Note: All prices are based on a minimum of 4 riders per group.

Included Services

- Experienced tour guide on motorcycle
- Rental motorcycle
- Damage & theft waiver with deductible : ZAR 7000
- Third party liability
- Support vehicle for luggage transport
- Airport Transfer (JNB, CPT)
- 19x Breakfast
- 14x Lunch
- 6x Dinner
- 19x Accommodation, double occupancy (if share is not available,
  the single supplement will apply)
- Booking fee
- Local sales tax
- Madgadigadi pan Sunset Drive
- Chobe Park Game drive
- Okavango Mokorokoro
- Zambezi River Cruise
- Half day Safari into Etosha National Park

Not included

All services not specified in the "included services" section, such as airfare and cross border fees.

Payment Requirements

- 35% deposit required for reservation
- Balance due 8 weeks prior to tour start
- With valid credit card (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover) or PayPal

Tour Dates

- May 24 – June 12, 2014


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JNBSA01-JNBVFT / May 2014