Tour details and itinerary
Past tour - 2019
We meet at The Farmyard Farmstall, Melkbos on the R27 at 08:00 to depart at 08:30. Get to know your fellow riders over a refreshment, admire each other’s motorcycles, listen to a briefing from your guide and get ready to ride.
We will ride the West Coast road with our 1st stop for a leg-stretch at Yzerfontein. I am sure that we will spot many fields of beautiful, wildflowers. After Yzerfontein we continue to Velddrif for brunch at Columbine Co…” the best discovery in Bokkomlaan”.
The wonderful, West Coast road will lead us to Graafwater, Lambertsbaai and finally Lutzville where we will party the night away at a beautiful B&B. Lutzville is known as the town where visitors become friends
Total distance = 324kms;
Total time = 3 hours 30 minutes (not including stops along the way)
Day 2 - 22 September 2019
After a hearty breakfast, we saddle up and ride our ponies to Vanrhynsdorp.
Vanrhynsdorp founded as Trutro (Troe-Troe) is the oldest and southern most town in Namaquland. I am quite sure that we will witness the true beauty of the wildflowers along this route.
Our next stop will be Clanwilliam, which lies against a backdrop of the mighty Cederberg Mountain range. Clanwilliam is also the heart of the rooibos tea area.
Our lunch/refreshment stop will be Porterville and then we take the last stretch home via Tulbagh, Riebeeck Kasteel to Cape Town
Total distance = 394kms. Time 5 hours. (not including stops along the way)