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For the Social Cyclist who would like to discover the Great outdoors, cycling across the Wide open spaces of the Tankwa Karoo, starting from a farm 20km's out of Calvinia and ending 3 days later @ the Tankwa Padstal.

Day1: Board the bus in Prince Alert and drive towards the Nuweveld Mountains, passing Fraserburg, Williston and on to Calvinia to buy any last minute supplies before heading to our overnight Farmstay at Keiskie se Poort. DB&B Day2: Early start, following route towards Middelpos, stopping along way for coffee and later lunch and arriving at overnight stay at Gannagalodge DB&B (90km's) Day3: Great start today as we cycle down the Gannaga Pass and turn left crossing the Tankwa Karoo Park and overnighting at the Tankwa Guest House. DB&B (80km's) Day4: Easy day to end off with, great cycling and ending at the Tankwa Padstall (lunch) Board bus for transport back to Prince Albert

The quality of the tracks is mind blowing! Spending every night under the stars is just great! All that is needed is a comfortable Mountain bike, Padkos, 2-3 litres Camel pack, Large sunhat, because everything else is catered for 3 nights d/b/b. Everyone riding this had an interesting story or two to share. If you are looking for an adventure with a difference this ride is a must-do.

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Tankwa Trap

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Order Fulfilled By: Karoo Cycle Tours Store Timing: 07:00 am To 06:00 pm

Dennehof Guesthouse, 20 Christina de Wit street Prince Albert 6930, Prince Albert, Western Cape, South Africa

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Starting in Prince Albert and ending on the beach at Wilderness.
Great Cycle Tour for the semi-fit cyclist who what to experience cycling across the Great & Klein Karoo.
Day 1 ( 60km ): Up and over Swartberg Pass, climbing 1000m in the the first 19km, rest mostly down-hill to overnight stop on a 4Star Game Lodge. Dinner Bed & Breakfast, game drive included. Day 2 ( 80km ): Good gravel roads across the Klein Karoo, climbing 1200m during the days ride. Lunch on a farm mid way to overnight stop on a Farm Stay under the Outeniqua Mountains. Dinner Bed & Breakfast. Day 3 ( 40km ): In first 4km we climb 800m then it's all down-hill to the coast.

Duration: 3-4 days
All tours start in Prince Albert at Dennehof Guesthouse or we can arrange pick up at your accommodation.
We take you on a highlighted tour of the Swart Berg Pass as we climb 1000 m to “Die Top”, stopping at the Dance Floor, Die Tronk, Teeberg and Die Top. At Die Top we stop for photo opportunities. Then it is a slow drive into the lost valley getting all the history of the inhabitants. We visiting old houses, the school, the info centre and then enjoy a traditional Karoo lunch and chat with local inhabitants at Die Hel kiosk, returning in the afternoon back to Prince Albert.

Time: Start 9am & Finish 4-5pm
includes:
lunch in Die Hell
refreshment on drive.

But we can arrange transport into the Hell for lager groups with full history Talks on the Pass & Lost Valley
(please enquire whatever your needs are) (Minimum 2 pax, Max 6 pax)

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