11 Day Tour

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town

This eleven day mountain bike tour from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town along the east coast of South Africa was planned by mountain bikers for mountain bikers. Combining various mountain bike trails with the discovery of diverse attractions that this region has to offer while riding your bike.

Our aim is to ensure you have a memorable time exploring the Addo Elephant National Park, sanctuary to the Big 5 - Lions, Black Rhinos, Cape Buffalos, Leopards and over 450 Elephants; visiting an ostrich farm in Oudtshoorn; trying the highest commercially operated bungy Jump in the world at Bloukrans bridge (optional); tandem paragliding flight at Wilderness, Hermanus or Lion's Head in Cape Town (optional); whale watching in Hermanus (July to November); viewing the African Penguins at Boulders Beach colony; heading south along the Peninsula towards Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve Africa's most south-westerly tip; enjoying a cable car ascent to the summit of Table Mountain revealing panoramic views of ocean and beaches of the country's premier tourist destinations, the historical Mother City of Cape Town.

Tight, twisting singletracks and remote dirt roads will lead you through very diverse landscape from the green coastline ancient forests of the Garden Route, the pristine beaches of Nature's Valley, the solitude of the Little Karoo 'Thirst Land' ending with the contrasts of the Cape Peninsula magic beauty and unique Floral Kingdom.

Designed for moderate to fit mountain bikers who are used to longer distances, some terrains require technical ability and can be very hilly.

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Duration

11 days & 10 nights

Total distance on MTB

458km

Total ascent

6778 m

Difficulty (1 to 10)

7

Average daily distance

51km

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