The Trans Outeniqua MTB or Cyclocross tour will start at Pine Creek River Resort in Great-Brak River and will take you over the Langeberg Mountains, over the Rooi Berge and over the Outeniqua Mountains. You will do the 5 days of great Cyclocross or MTB training mainly on small and quite gravel roads where after you can relax and experience the KleinKaroo and garden Route area for a few extra days. The 1st five days will be exhilarating riding along and over the mountains. No technical riding. Stay at 4 star accommodation 2 nights and at guest houses the other 2 nights
Trans Outeniqua 10 Day Tour
Dates on Request if not during the Trans Outeniqua MTB Event in May. Please ontact us for alternative dates
Day 1: Landing at George Airport and take a lovely drive to Melkhoutkloof guest house were you will be staying and enjoy a nice South African Braai.
Day 2: Trans Outeniqua Cyclocross and MTB Tour starts from Pine Creek River Resort in Great Brakriver. Cycle over the Langeberge to Dwarsrivier Gettaway Guest house and enjoy their great PUB in the mountains
Day 3: Cycle from Dwarsrivier to Rooiberg Nature Reserve where you will be welcomed by the Rooiberg Lodge staff. On route you will cycle over the Gouritz River and through the hamlet, Van Wyksdorp. In Rooiberg Nature Reserve you might spot various antelopes such as Nyala, Kudu, Rooibok, Giraffe etc
Day 4: After a hearty breakfast you will cycle from Rooiberg Lodge over the Rooiberg Mountains via the Rooiberg pass to De Zeekoe Guest Farm, situated just outside Oudsthoorn. De Zeekoe is a working farm on the banks of the Olifant River and famous for their Meerkat experience. Enjoy the swimming pool and poil yorself with a massage. Walk around on the farm or just simply sit and listen to the Fish Eagles at the Bar overlooking the river
Day 5: Cycle from De Zeekoe to Herold Wine Farm where we will stay in chalets and be spoiled by great wine and meals by Nico and Maureen. Enjoy the last evening together overlooking the vineyards
Day 6: Cycle from Herold Wine Farm after a hearty breakfast towards the historic Montague pass that will take you over the Outeniqua Mountains towards George. Close to George you will follow the “forest highway” well known among the local Mountain Bikers, a jeep track along the mountain with the most amazing views over the Bay. The last 20 km is mainly downhill towards Pine Creek River Resort where you will be treated by a Braai and some Cold Refreshments. Stay at Melkhout kloof Guest house.
Day 7: After a well rested night we will take you on a unforgettable scenic drive through Knysna where you will be doing a Feather Bed tour for four hours and enjoy a delicious lunch on the edge of Knysna Lagoon. Drive back to Sedge field were you will be staying at the Tree Top Hotel for two nights and lovely breakfast and lunches.
Day 8: Start of the day with your most important meal and get ready for a beautiful Hike in the indigenous forest.
Day 9: Check out of Tree Tops and go to the Sedge field Supermarket where you can buy Souvenirs and check in at the Wilderness Hotel. Enjoy the small town Wilderness and the beautiful beach and shops of the town. Go for a paddle on the river from FairyKnowe hotel or just simply do any of the famous short hikes of SANParks.
Day 10: Your ten day tour has come to an end, you will take your last scenic drive through Wilderness to George Airport and fly back.
Group of 10: R 23 344 pp
Group of 6: R 25 446 pp
Group of 4: R28 498 pp
Group of 2: R29 500 pp
*Prices are subject to change*
Included in the price:
-Means of transport
-Trans Outeniqua Entry Fee
-Tour guide fee
-Any extra activity not listed above
-Any purchased personal goods and snacks
-Any entry fee for landmark entry or extra entry fees for nature reserves
Extra things to bring along:
Please view our Trans Outeniqua event for compulsory gear.
For more information about this tour please contact Sonja at firstname.lastname@example.org