Explore the stunning scenery surrounding Cape Town on a customized bike tour though manicured vineyards, windswept cliffs, and charming nature reserves.
Now that the madness of the World Cup has subsided, journey to South Africa on a bike tour through some of the world’s most remarkable regions. Askari Travel, a leading organizer of luxury safaris in Africa, is offering a trip-of-a-lifetime bike itinerary February 21 to March 3, 2011.
Out on the open road, bikers will wind through the southern and western Cape along Route 62, enjoying luxury accommodations and gourmet meals after glorious days exploring the incomparable landscapes around Cape Town. The trip starts in the bustling cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, then heads to the Karoo hinterland near Oudtshoorn, passing through the world-recognized port capital of South Africa–Calitzdorp. The cycling odyssey continues onto Montagu, famous for its wine and hot springs, and through to the rich valleys of Franschhoek which are world renowned for their wines, and legendary for their concentration of fantastic restaurants. The final leg ends in the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve on the south western tip of Africa.
Stay in charming and luxurious properties like Le Quartier Francais and The Mimosa and enjoy full service amenities throughout the scheduled itinerary, including meals, wine with dinner, bikes, guides, support vehicles and a mechanic for those pesky flat tires.
Add a custom safari before or after the bike trip for some excellent game viewing and a complete South Africa experience.
Price per person double:$ 6,450.00USD; single occupancy $7,250.00USD. Price includes on-trip flight; all accommodation, taxes, all meals with the exception of 3 dinners, wine with all dinners, bike rental, helmet, bike van support, bike mechanic on trip, 2 bike guides all events, private tours, airport transfers, transportation of baggage throughout trip, all gratuities. To book contact: firstname.lastname@example.org