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Cross Cape Cycle Route | Mountain Bike Adventure Touring

Cross Cape Cycle Route Mountain Bike Adventure Touring

Cross Cape Cycle Route | Mountain Bike Adventure Touring

From Plettenberg Bay to Stellenbosch


ZAR5200 (per rider)
$337 | €297
*per rider sharing, unsupported

Fitness level:

Active i

Skills level:

Intermediate i


80-170 km per day | 5-6 hours riding time per day

Tour format:

Point to point tour

Start | end:

Plettenberg Bay to Stellenbosch


Plettenberg Bay, Knysna, George, Oudtshorn, Calitzdorp, Swellendam, Greyton, Stellenbosch


Off the beaten track mountain bike touring at its best


8 Days | 7 Nights

Hotel style:

3 Star Accommodation

Upcoming Tour Dates:

2-9 Aug 2017
17-24 Sept 2017

This tour is for you if:

• You are looking for a 7-day training ride in beautiful South African countryside
• You are looking for a route that takes you off the beaten track
• You like distance riding for 5-6 hours per day on consecutive days
• You like traveling to a new place every day

The Cross Cape Cycle Route from Plettenberg Bay to Stellenbosch (near Cape Town) is an exciting new event of the South African portfolio of nature adventures: it is South Africa’s first official cycle route in South Africa, launched in May this year only. You can be one of the first people to experience this new venture! Join us on this extraordinary journey along the Garden Route and across the Cape. Get some mileage in for your legs while you smell the fynbos, feel the cool ocean breeze and the heat of the African sun, see across the wide-open spaces and listen to the sounds of wildlife around you. Taste wine and food and the local culture that comes with it.

Daily Itinerary:

Day 1 Arrival in Plettenberg Bay and Bike Set Up
Day 2 Plettenberg Bay to Knysna
Day 3 Knysna to George
Day 4 George to Oudtshorn
Day 5 Oudtshorn to Calitzdorp
Day 6 Calitzdorp to Swellendam
Day 7 Swellendam to Greyton
Day 8 Greyton to Stellenbosch (Cape Town) | Departure

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What’s Included:

• 7 nights accommodation (sharing)
• 7 breakfasts
• Shuttle from Cape Town to Plettenberg Bay

What’s Not Included:

• Airfare
• Lodging before and after the trip
• Optional support vehicle
• Bike rental
• Meals and drinks (except for breakfast)
• Personal items purchased during the trip
• BreakAway Rides cycle shirt are available for purchase
• Training program available for purchase
• All gratuities. Industry standard is 5-10%.
• Everything else not mentioned as included.