Wild Garden / South Africa
Self Drive Motorcycle Tour

Motorcycle Tours South Africa, Cape of Good Hope

South Africa at the southern tip of the African continent is like a huge wild garden full of natural beauty just waiting to be discovered. Our Wild Garden Self Drive motorcycle tour through South Africa takes you to the most beautiful places of the country on a Harley-Davidson. Discover the city of Cape Town, the elegant wine-growing areas of Stellenbosch and the rugged and panoramic coastal roads that you bring to the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Agulhas, the southernmost point of Africa. Visit game reserves in South Africa, so that you are able to see lions, elephants and giraffes in the wild. Picturesque villages such as Swellendam and a ride on the famous Route 62 round off this Self Drive motorcycle tour in South Africa.


The Route for the South Africa Wild Garden Tour


The Route:

arrow down Day 1: Cape Town

Cape Town, Table Mountain, South Africa

Welcome and Sawubona to Cape Town!

arrow down Day 2: Cape Town

Chapman's Peak Drive, South Africa

After collecting your Harley-Davidson motorcycle, you ride around Cape Peninsula, visit South Africa's oldest wine estate Groot Constantia and continue along the coast to the rocky promontory of Cape Point, where you also visit the famous Cape Of Good Hope. In Simon's Town you will see African penguins. You continue on one of the most beautiful costal roads in the world, the world famous Chapman's Peak Drive in South Africa, back to Cape Town.

arrow down Day 3: Cape Town > Arniston

Cape L'Agulhas, South Africa

You leave Cape Town for a spectacular ride around False Bay via Gordens Bay and Betty's Bay, and on to the historic coastal resort of Hermanus, where you might even see whales (depending on the season). You continue to Cape L'Agulhas, the southern most point of Africa and the meeting point of the Atlantic and Indian Ocean. Overnight stay will be in the old fisherman's village of Arniston.

arrow down Day 4: Arniston > Knysna

Bartolomeu Dias Ship Museum, Mossel Bay, South Africa

Today is a cruising day to the picturesque town of Swellendam with its historical cape dutch buildings. In Mossel Bay you will visit the Bartolomeu Dias Ship Museum and continue on the famous Garden Route to Knysna.

arrow down Day 5: Knysna

Knysna Elephant Park

During the day we recommend to visit Knysna and the Knysna Elephant Park.

arrow down Day 6: Knysna > Port Elizabeth

Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa

Starting the day you continue your motorcycle ride along the Garden Route, via the Grootrivier Pass, Bloukrans Pass and stop for lunch at the Tsitsikamma National Park. Passing the wide stretches of African bush country, you arrive in Port Elizabeth.

arrow down Day 7: Port Elizabeth > Graaff-Reinet

Addo Elephant National Park South Africa

Your first highlight today should be an amazing Game Drive at the Addo Elephant National Park, where you have a high chance of seeing elephants, kudus, zebras, giraffes and with a little luck you might even see lions and rhinos. Continuing through Olifantskop Pass you enjoy magnificent roads with hardly any traffic in the Great Karoo. You pass the frontier town of Somerset East and reach the historic town of Graaff-Reinet.

arrow down Day 8: Graaf-Reinet > Oudtshoorn

Valley of Desolation, Great Karoo, South Africa

Today the Valley of Desolation and the endless flat plains of the Great Karoo lies in front of you. For the next two nights you stay at the ostrich capital of the world, Oudtshoorn.

arrow down Day 9: Oudtshoorn

Ostrich Farm, Oudtshoorn, South Africa

At the Safari Ostrich Farm you will get to see an ostrich up close and visiting the Cango Wild Life Park and the famous Cango Caves makes this day perfect.

arrow down Day 10: Oudtshoorn > Montagu

Route 62, South Africa

You cross the Little Karoo through wild and rugged country, passing Calitzdorp, Ladismith and Barrydale on famous R62 - the South Africa Route 66 - in style on a motorcycle. Taking the steep hills and slopes on Tradouws Pass you continue through green valleys and arrive in the historic town of Montagu.

arrow down Day 11: Montagu > Stellenbosch

Blaauwklippen Wine Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa

You spend the day riding several passes, visiting the old French town of Franschhoek with its Huguenot Monument and fine restaurants. In Stellenbosch you should go for a Wine Tasting and Tour on the 2nd oldest wine estate of South Africa.

arrow down Day 12: Stellenbosch > Cape Town

Stellenbosch, South Africa

On your last day of this South Africa tour, you visit historical Stellenbosch, ride back to Cape Town and return your Harley-Davidson motorcycle. Hambla Kahle South Africa!

Learn more about this Self Drive Motorcycle Tour:

arrow down What's included - Pricing - Dates

What's included:
* The Original Tour - developed and organised by Reuthers
* Rental Motorcycle for the Tour including third party and comprehensive insurance
* Reuthers POMZEC© (Peace Of Mind Zero Excess Coverage) for the rental vehicle
* 12x Accommodation Middleclass Hotels/Lodges in shared Double Room
* Accommodations including Breakfast
* Secured Payment Certificate (Sicherungsschein)
* Reuthers Tour Book with Itineraries and Tips
* Reuthers Travel Lecture (in English)
* Reuthers Rewards
Best Value - NO Hidden Costs > Why Reuthers?

Please feel free to tell us your individual date!

Self Drive: Rider own Motorcycle = ZAR 17285
Self Drive: Rider Rental Motorcycle = ZAR 57325
Self Drive: Passenger Motorcycle = ZAR 17285
Twin Room extra charge (2 separate beds instead of 1 common bed) = ZAR 1875
Single Room extra charge (instead of shared Double Room) = ZAR 5995

Optional Bookings:
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in shared Double Room (1 common bed) = ZAR 1250
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in shared Twin Room (2 separate beds) = ZAR 1300
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in Single Room = ZAR 2310
Additional Accommodation after the tour in shared Double Room (1 common bed) = ZAR 1250
Additional Accommodation after the tour in shared Twin Room (2 separate beds) = ZAR 1300
Additional Accommodation after the tour in Single Room = ZAR 2310

All pricing payable in South Africa Rand.
3% Early Bird Discount (booking more than 12 months prior tour start)
2% Golden Ager Discount (age at least 60 years prior tour start)
10% Group Discount (from 8 registrations made within one week, one common Payment of Balance)
2% Harley Owners Group Discount
2% BMW Motorcycle Owners Club Discount
2% Indian Motorcycle Riders Group Discount
2% Riders Association of Triumph Discount
Please note: The Total Discount for all applicable Discounts is a maximum of 10%.

Paying in the above tour currency is the cheapest way. If you prefer another currency - simply select:

Pricing in Euro
Pricing in US Dollar
Pricing in New Zealand Dollar
Pricing in Australia Dollar
Pricing in Canada Dollar
Pricing in British Pound
Pricing in South Africa Rand

Important note about > Pricing

Please select from the popular > Harley-Davidson touring models

> Country-specific information
> Terms and Conditions for Tours
> More information on key rights under Directive (EU) 2015/2302


Book Now


Further Tour Options:
> > >
Fun and Comfort
Non Plus Ultra

Video South Africa Motorcycle Tours Models Motorcycle Tours Services Flight Booking Motorcycle Tours FAQs Contact Booking Reuthers Rewards Reuthers Motorcycle Tours eCatalog Motorcycle Shop Photo Tour South Africa Wild Garden Adventure Tour South Africa Wild Garden Rental Car Tour South Africa Wild Garden