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Motorcycle Tour
Africa - Cape Town to Namibia Motorcycle Tour

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Join us as we explore Namibia's breathtaking desert landscapes and rich wildlife on this 13-day motorcycle adventure from Cape Town to Windhoek

Pricing

per rider in shared/double room incl. rental motorcycle Honda XRV 750 (Only available for a booking of two persons. Single travelers need to choose the single room surcharge.) €4,674.00 $5,003.63 ?
per rider in shared/double room incl. rental motorcycle Honda CRF1000 (Only available for a booking of two persons. Single travelers need to choose the single room surcharge.) €5,073.00 $5,430.77 ?
per pillion passenger in shared twin/double room (pillion passengers cannot book without an accompanying rider) €1,767.00 $1,891.62 ?
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per person single room (surcharge - only available with an additional selection of the basic price "per rider in shared twin/double room") €371.00 $397.16 ?
Support Vehicle with trailer and spare bike (optional - per group) €3,705.00 $3,966.30 ?
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IMPORTANT! Prices are for a minimum of four riders for the full tour. Please contact us for rates for smaller groups.

Included

Honda XRV 750 rental motorcycle (Upgrade available)
Fuel & Oil
B&B Accommodation in 3 & 4-star lodges
2 Game Drive Safaris at Erindi Game Reserve
Airport transfers
Tour guide
Comprehensive Motorcycle Insurance
Motorcycle border fees
Emergency evacuation to local medical center
Unlimited Mileage
Excess luggage storage
Support vehicle on standby in Cape Town
Not included
Everything that is not specified under services
Flights
Visas
Any optional activities
Accommodation at origin and destination outside of tour dates
Lunches, drinks and dinners
Reserve and sightseeing entry fees
Personal Insurance (Accident/Medical)
Motorcycle damage deposit (Please see More details table)

More details

Total Distance: 3300 km
Riding Days: 11
Rest Days: 2
Average daily riding distance: 290 km
Daily riding time: 4-6 hours
Level of Difficulty: Intermediate (tar and gravel/dirt roads, no deep sand)
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Too long, too short, or not quite the right route? We'd be happy to build a custom route for you.
Accommodation: Accommodation includes comfortable 3-star lodges (usually twin rooms). For those who prefer lodge accommodation or single rooms, we will happily upgrade these for you.
Motorcycles: Ride one of our Honda Africa Twin XRV 750 or CRF1000 motorcycles. The Honda Africa Twin 750 is an excellent all-around motorcycle that can handle anything that Africa presents to us. Strong, reliable, and fun to ride, our bikes are fully owned and expertly maintained.
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Medical & Emergency: In the event of a medical emergency our tours are supported by:
1. A level 3 first aider on tour
2. An on-call doctor provided by "SATIB"
3. "SPOT" satellite emergency evacuation
4. If required we can arrange to have a medic on tour
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Motorcycle Damage Deposit: A deposit of $1000 for the Honda CRF1000 and $500 for the XRV750 is required before the start of the tour. This will be refunded on the return of the motorcycle in undamaged condition. Damage deposits can be made by credit card or cash.
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Personal Accident Insurance: The applicant will be solely responsible for adequate personal and accident insurance coverage while on the tour. We accept no responsibility for loss or damage to your person or property whatsoever.
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Protective Equipment & Clothing: South African law requires that all riders and pillions wear an approved crash helmet when riding motorcycles. We highly recommend the use of adequate protective motorcycle gloves, sturdy shoes or boots, and riding trousers. Participants need to provide their own protective equipment and clothing.
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License: You need a motorcycle license for any motorcycle over 125cc. Generally you do not need an International Driver's Licence if your own licence is printed in English but they are easy to get and not a bad idea to bring one.
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Language: This offer is usually suitable for English and/or German speaking participants. Please enquire for language options.
Mobility: The offer is not suitable for people with reduced mobility. Please contact us for more information.

Description

Route Highlights:

Cape Town – Karoo – Orange River – Fish River Canyon – Luderitz – Kolmanskop Ghost Town – Sossusvlei and Sesriem – Swakopmund – Spitzkoppe – Erindi Game Reserve – Windhoek

Itinerary:

Day 1: Cape Town to Cederberg, 340km

Day 2: Cederberg to Great Karoo, 240km

Day 3: Karoo to Orange River, Namibia, 465km

Day 4: Orange River to Fish River Canyon, 280km

Day 5: Fish River Canyon to Luderitz, 390km

Day 6: Luderitz to Maltahohe, 380km

Day 7: Maltahohe to Sesriem, 260km

We have a shorter ride today to Sesriem, which is where we'll get to explore the famous dunes at Sossusvlei and Dead Vlei. On our way we have the option of taking a detour to visit Duwisib Castle built in the early 1900s by a German settler. On our way to Sesriem we descend an escarpment with beautiful views and ride on some more challenging gravel roads before arriving at our comfortable lodge for the next two nights.

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Day 8: Explore the dunes at Sossusvlei, 0km

It's our first rest day today and we'll have the chance for an early morning drive to see the famous dunes and dry lakes with ancient dead trees at Sossusvlei and Deadvlei. After that we have the afternoon to relax in the comfortable lodge with a pool, bar and outdoor restaurant with the best views you'll have over dinner.

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Day 9: Sesriem to Swakopmund, 360km

Day 10: Explore Swakopmund, 0km

Day 11: Swakopmund to Spitzkoppe, 180km

Day 12: Spitzkoppe to Erindi Private Game Reserve, 190km

Day 13: Erindi to Windhoek, 180km