Ouberg Pass
Gannabos Flower Region
Cederberg Rock Formations
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Springbok Herds, Inverdoorn
Gydo Pass, Ceres

4/5 Day - Cederberg & Karoo Tour

Explore the Rugged terrain of the time battered Cederberg Mountains and the majestic arid Tankwa Karoo Landscapes
Difficulty Rating = 3 Moderate (Loose gravel, light sand patches, steep mountain passes)  great adventure !

This Route is featured in Robert Wicks's book, "Worlds Greatest Motorcycle Routes"

Back Country Adventure, second to none !

Departing from Mike Hopkins Motorcycles, Triumph Cape Town, dealership - the route takes us on back roads through the Overberg and into the Anysberg Nature Reserve, then up through Montagu, Longkloof pass and some spectacular scenery up to Laingsberg.
From there we journey through the rugged Karoo Region and Klein Roggeveld to the incredible “Ouberg Pass” one of South Africa's most spectacular sites. Then we travel through the flower region of Calvinia and Niewoudtville before heading south to the Majestic and ancient Cederberg Mountains.
Challenging gravel roads takes us down into the “Rooibos Tea” historical route into Wupperthal  - We visit 6000 year old cave paintings dotted around the incredible rock formations.
The final day takes us along a scenic, mostly tar route via Ceres and the twisted Bainskloof pass back to Cape Town.

5 Day Option:
We overnight at Inverdoorn Game Reserve - Full 2x Safari game drive, Dinner, bed and breakfast Package added

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Ridable all year round, HOT between Nov-Feb
Tour Dates: Open, tell us when you're available

Tour Stats:
Total Distance            1200km or 1450km
Total Days                  4 or 5
Riding Days                4 or 5
Average distance      400km per day
Riding Time per day  4-5 hours
Level of Difficulty       3
Off-Road Surface       Hard & Loose Gravel, some sand
Minimum Riders         1
Maximum Riders        8

Best Suited Bike - Tiger 800XCx

Call our Booking Office: +27 741 90 99 77

Included in this tour:

  • 4 Days Motorcycle & ATG Soft Saddle Bags Rental

  • Chain Lube, Spare Tubes

  • Overnight Accommodation in hotels, lodges, and breakfasts

  • Highly Experienced Motorcycle Group Leader

  • Admission fees to national parks

  • Full Comprehensive Bike Insurance in South Africa

  • Difficulty level (3 out of 5) = Moderate, but Intermediate over the Wupperthal Trail

  • Route can be changed for less experienced riders

  • Aggressive Tyres - Contribution of ZAR130 per day added in

5 Day Option - Inverdoorn Game Reserve - add ZAR6350.00

  • Afternoon Safari Game Drive (BIG 5)

  • Cheetah Sprint encounter !

  • 3 course Dinner (Excluding drinks)

  • Accommodation in Luxury Air-conditioned Chalet

  • Morning Safari Game Drive (BIG 5)

  • Full Buffet Breakfast

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

NOT Included in this tour:

  • Health insurance for foreign travels

  • Tips & gratuities

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

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

  • Motorcycle Fuel & Oil

  • Technical support vehicle with luggage & bike trailer (more than 6 riders only, costs apply)

This Tour is  NOT suitable with Passengers

Tour Cost per Single rider in a group
ZAR 17 100.00 (Tiger 800XCx)

Tour Cost per Single Rider Sharing
ZAR 16 500.00 (Tiger 800 XCx)

GPS Virtual Guided
Tour Cost per Single rider
ZAR 12 500.00 (Tiger 800 XCx)


B&B Style 3 Star, 4 Star
Breakfast is Included
First two evenings meals are included
Shared accommodation is available on request

Airport/Guesthouse Shuttle, pick up and drop off
Pre Tour Accommodation in Cape Town
Paper Maps of the region

5 Day option - Add ZAR6350.00

Back up Vehicle
For more than 6 riders
4x4 = ZAR1650 per day
Driver = ZAR1500 per day
Spare bike on Trailer = ZAR450 per day

Prices subject to change without notice. E&OE

Your Safety, is our concern

ALL our rental motorcycles are fitted with the STAR TRAC Satellite Tracking units..

  • GPS tracking with street level mapping in South Africa &  Some surrounding countries

  • 24/7 Theft recovery in South Africa

  • ER24 Medical Assist alert anywhere in South Africa

  • Rider Down Notification

Accident Alert - ER24 Hour Medical Assist


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South Africa

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