SELF GUIDED TOUR
3 Day Mpumalanga Meander

SOUTHERN AFRICA

Ride Bikers Paradise

Mpumalanga, an area known to local bikers as “Bikers Paradise” is a perfect weekend getaway. Spend three days exploring beautiful curving roads, spectacular viewpoints and incredible waterfalls.

SG 3 Day Mpumalanga Tour
QUICK ITINERARY

Day 1 Pretoria to Magoebaskloof
Ride up into the Waterberg Mountains. Sleep in Magoebaskloof - a tropical jungle paradise (+-350km)

Day 2 Magoebaskloof - Panorama Route- Hazyview
Ride the famous Panorama Route. Stop to see the breathtaking Blyde River Canyon, waterfalls and viewsites (+-270km)

Day 3: Hazyview to Pretoria
Discover why this area is known as "Bikers Paradise" ride the Sabie Triangle, visit Pilgrims Rest and ride over the Long Tom Pass before making your way back to Pretoria. (+-450km)

 

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1 Pretoria to Magoebaskloof
Today you make your way up into South Africa’s wild Limpopo Province. As you head up north, the roads become mountainous with beautiful views of the rolling hills below. Enjoy the great twisties and arrive at the majestic Magoebaskloof hotel, situated on the top of a beautiful mountain pass with breathtaking views of the valley below. There is a lot to do at the hotel. You can take a walk to the waterfall, spotting birds and Samango Monkeys along the way or you can chill out at the Phoenix and Fireman Pub!(+-350km)

Day 2 Magoebaskloof - Panorama Route- Hazyview
Today you make our way down into Mpumalanga (an area known to Local Bikers as “Motorcycle Paradise”) the roads here are beautiful and curvy, and there are so many great view points, rock formations and waterfalls along the way. The route includes stops at Bourkes luck potholes, The Three Rondavels, and Gods Window. You will arrive in Hazyview in the late afternoon (+-270KM)

Day 3: Hazyview to Pretoria
Take a slow, scenic ride back to Pretoria, stopping in at Pilgrims Rest (a historic gold rush town). This ride includes the Long Tom Pass which has high speed sweeping corners with amazing views that will take your breath away. Arrive back in Pretoria in the late afternoon with many wonderful memories of your motorcycle trip.. (+-450km)

 

PRICING

2018/2019 Pricing

  • Riding 1up sharing on an F700GS:  ZAR 8,960
  • Riding 1up sharing on an F800GS: ZAR 10,660
  • Riding 1up sharing on an R1200GS: ZAR 10,650
  • Riding 1up sharing on an R1200GS ADV: ZAR 11,590
  • To bring a pillion, add: ZAR 3,900
  • For Single supplement, add: ZAR 720
  • Prices quoted in South African Currency- ZAR.

Understanding the pricing:

All prices are quoted per motorcycle based on riding 1 up and sharing accommodation. If you would like to bring a passenger add the "Pillion price" to the base price OR if you would like your own room, add the "Single Supplement price" to the base price to get your total.
Prices are quoted on a per person basis in South African Currency (ZAR). For up to date exchange rates, please visit www.xe.com

PRICE INCLUSIONS

Price includes:

  • 3 Days Motorcycle Rental
  • 2 Night Accomodation in 3-4 Star Lodges
  • 2 Breakfasts
  • Side Panniers for Luggage
  • GPS fully loaded with route maps
  • 24 Hour Back up suppourt
  • Spot Tracker Rental (Optional)
  • T-shirt
  • Guide Book
  • Map of South Africa
  • Free Transfers from the Johannesburg International Airport
  • The most amazing motorcycle adventure you have ever had
  • All Taxes

Price does not include

  • Petrol and toll fees
  • Tour Guide
  • Back Up vehicle
  • Local and International Flights
  • Visas
  • Drinks
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Activities and meals not listed in "Tour Includes"

TOUR DIFFICULTY?

                

This ride is suitable for most motorcyclists. 99% of the ride is on good tarmac roads. There are also some exciting off road options on good hard packed gravel roads. Daily distances are relatively short ( >450km) , there are rest days scheduled regularly and there are no long border crossings.
90% of this tour takes place on tarmac roads. The dirt roads are good hard-packed dirt. However, there are some long riding days and long border crossing. Some areas we visit are very rural and the roads sometimes have lots of potholes and other hazards. Need to be a confident rider.
This tour takes places 50% on tar roads and 50% on dirt roads. You need to be an experienced rider both on and off the pavement and have completed at least an intermediate riding course on a big Adventure bike- or have a lot of experience riding adventure bikes in your own country
PICTURES OF THE MPUMALANGA MEANDER TOUR

TOUR INFO AT A GLANCE

DATES:
Choose your own- Self Guided Tour

START/END:
Pretoria (Fly into Johannesburg)

MILEAGE:
+-1,200km


Daily Distance:
270- 500km 

REST DAYS:
On request

RIDING DAYS:
3 Days

COUNTRIES:
South Africa 

ROADS:
99% Tar, Gravel roads optional

DIFFICULTY:
Easy

MEALS INCLUDED:
2 Breakfasts

You may also be interested in one of our other Self Guided Tours:

8 Day African Explorer Tour

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Ride Bikers Paradise, safari into Kruger National Park, explore Swaziland and relax at Jozini Dam

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