Touring in Southern Africa.

BMW Motorcycle tours South Africa

 

Since 1996, the 5 Star rated MotoAventures team has been delivering excellence in motorcycle adventure tours of Africa, the Pyrenees, Morocco and the Med.

With two South Africa tours to choose from, you’ll have an adventure like no other!

We take you on a journey of a lifetime - packed with unforgettable experiences; through some of the world's most beautiful scenery; staying in amazing lodges and tented camps; visiting “off the beaten track” places and sights; meeting some of the friendliest people and getting close up with wild animals in their natural habitat – all on the latest model BMW GS1200 LC motorcycle.

We have been touring in South Africa since 2007. During this time, we have found some amazing off-road tracks and have also selected interesting road routes to suit everyone's tastes to offer you the best BMW adventure touring Southern Africa has to offer. Game safaris, BBQs, sunset river cruises and whale watching are just some of the many things we include.

Non-biker friends and family very welcome and will ride along in our 4X4 to enjoy the experience with you. Both trips have pillion options and are supported by 4x4 vehicles.

You’re in safe hands - your hosts will be the owners of MotoAventures–

“JohnnyMaroc” who was born in Africa and is a very experienced off-road rider and professional guide, and Su Downham who is charge of all logistics and making sure every aspect of your time away with us runs smoothly and as efficiently as possible.

Both have Wilderness Medical Training to an advanced level.

Compare and choose from these two unforgettable adventures...

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Morocco 6 day Mini Mountain & Desert

CAPE TOWN to VICTORIA FALLS (via Lesotho) 2018 Touring

4 COUNTRIES, 5,000kms, IN 16 DAYS – STARTING IN SOUTH AFRICA, TRAVELLING THROUGH LESOTHO, BOTSWANA AND ENDING AT VICTORIA FALLS IN ZIMBABWE!

Join us on this epic, 5,000km, 16 day adventure from "Africa's Fairest Cape" to the "Smoke That Thunders" travelling through the Kingdom of Lesotho, Botswana and Zimbabwe - a journey through some of the world's most beautiful scenery, meeting some of the friendliest people and riding some of the best tracks. 



On all our adventures the scenery and local sights are varied and beautiful - made to be photographed, and the people though generally poor are very friendly. Along the way we have arranged some different activities for you to enjoy – eg. game drives;a whale watching cruise and a visit to a private lion & cheetah reserve.
As with our other touring adventures you will ride top-of-the-line BMW GS1200 LC motorcycles and stay in wonderful African style lodges and fixed tents, with a couple of nights in more local places so you get even more of an insight into the country and its culture. 
We operate our adventures in the South African springtime (August - November) as in their summer (December -March) temperatures can reach into the 40º with high humidity making mossies a big issue in certain areas.

Treat yourself to the best!
This adventure is suitable for all types of riders, although it is essential that you have some off road experience and especially for those considering bringing a pillion. We recommend all riders who are unsure of their off road capability to take an ‘Off Road Training’ course at a suitable in country location and / or contact us directly for advice.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TOUR

  • Victoria Falls – “The Smoke that Thunders"
  • Kingdom of Lesotho
  • Sani Pass – at 3,248m altitude – off road
  • Spectacular, rugged beauty of the Drakensburg Mountains
  • Baviaanskloof National Park – off road
  • Game drives
  • Whale watching cruise
  • Close up visit to a private lion & cheetah reserve.
  • Agulhas Point - southernmost point of the African Continent
  • Chapman's Peak drive
  • Cape Town & Cape Peninsula

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Morocco 6 day Mini Mountain & Desert

VICTORIA FALLS to CAPE TOWN (via Namibia) 2018 Touring

4 COUNTRIES IN 17 DAYS – STARTING IN VICTORIA FALLS IN ZIMBABWE, TRAVELLING THROUGH BOTSWANA, NAMIBIA, AND ENDING 5000KMS LATER IN CAPE TOWN IN SOUTH AFRICA!


You will start your adventure immediately on arrival if you allow yourself a day at Victoria Falls so that you can experience some of the multitude of adrenalin activities on offer, such as the Devil's Cauldron or a micro light flight over the Falls.



We have found some amazing off-road tracks and chosen interesting alternative road routes to suit everyone's tastes. As with our other adventures the scenery and local sights are varied and beautiful - made to be photographed, and the people though generally poor are very friendly. Along the way we have arranged some different activities for you to enjoy - such as safaris, game viewing, sundowner drives, Braais (BBQs) and cruises.
You will ride top-of-the-line BMW GS1200 LC motorcycles and stay in amazing accommodation including a couple of nights in more local places so you get even more of an insight into the country and its culture.
We operate our adventures in the South African springtime (August - November) as in their summer (December - March) temperatures can reach into the 40º with high humidity making mossies a big issue in certain areas.
Treat yourself to the best!
This adventure is suitable for all types of riders, although it is essential that you have some off road experience and especially for those considering bringing a pillion. We recommend all riders who are unsure of their off road capability to take an ‘Off Road Training’ course at a suitable in country location and / or contact us directly for advice.
Highlights of the tour
Cape Town & Cape Peninsula
Cape Winelands
Visit to a lion & cheetah reserve.
Cederberg Mountain Range
Wild flowers of Namaqualand (in season)
Fish River Canyon & Ai-Ais Hot Springs
Red Dune – highest in Namibia
Swakopmund & Skeleton Coast
The "Vingerklip", Finger Rock
Wildlife in the Etosha National Park
The Himba & Herero tribeswomen
Orange, Kavango, Okavango, Kwando & Zambezi Rivers, and of course:-
The Mighty Victoria Falls “The Smoke That Thunders”.

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