Ride Down South

African Adventure

Motorcycle Tours



Check out our tours below

Whether it’s riding classic Honda Africa Twin 750s blasting along gravel roads under vast African skies in Namibia, or linking up sweeping tarmac curves on one of the abundant Cape fold mountain passes, or stopping to watch a herd of Ostriches in the Botswana bush Ride Down South has an epic African motorcycling adventure for you.

If our main tours don't really work for you we'd be happy to build a custom ride around your preferences. Click here to get the ball rolling ...

10-35 day Southern Africa Rides

1-7 day Local Cape Town Rides

Ride Southern Africa



Namibia and Victoria Falls 



22-26 day motorcycle adventure riding north from Cape Town to Victoria Falls via the South African west coast, Namibia’s desert landscapes and the Okavango Delta

LENGTH: 4500 km; tar and gravel roads
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
NEXT TRIPS: April and July 2020

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West Coast and Namibia 



Experience South Africa's west coast and the vast desert landscapes and rich wildlife and culture of Namibia on this 12-14 day motorcycle tour

LENGTH: 2350 km; tar and gravel roads
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
NEXT TRIPS: April and July 2020

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Wild Coast & Kruger Park 



Explore South Africa's coastal beauty, rugged mountains, rich wildlife and captivating history on this 20-24 day motorcycle adventure

LENGTH: 4100 km; tar and gravel roads
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
DATES: August to May

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Zanzibar to Cape Town 



An epic East and Southern African Motorcycle Adventure from Zanzibar to Cape Town via Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, the Kruger National Park and South Africa's East Coast

LENGTH: 35 days, 6800 km
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
NEXT TRIP: November 2020

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Garden Route & Addo Elephant Park 



Explore the Cape Coast, Southern Tip of Africa, Garden Route, Addo Elephant Park and Route 62 on this beautiful 10 day motorcycle tour

LENGTH: 2010 km; tar and gravel roads
RIDING LEVEL: ​Easy
DATES: August to May

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Build your own Ride



Your Route, Your Pace
Our Bikes, Crew and Local Knowledge

We can tailor an existing motorcycle trip or create a unique one for you. Let us know where you’d like to go, how long you have and we’ll put some trip ideas together. Fill in the form below or contact us to get started.


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Rides in the Western Cape



1-day Cape Peninsula and Winelands 



Explore the magnificent coastal roads, mountain passes, beaches and wildlife of Cape Town, the Cape Peninsula and Cape Fold Mountains on these 1-day guided motorcycle tours

LENGTH: 150-420 km; tar and optional gravel roads;
RIDING LEVEL: Easy
DATES: year round availability

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Cederberg Mountains & Karoo 



Explore Cape Town, the Great Karoo and the wild Cederberg mountains, including six spectacular mountain passes, San Rock Art tour and an optional visit to a local craft brewery. 

LENGTH: 950 km; Tar and gravel roads;
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
DATES: September to May

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Cederberg and Swartberg Mountains 



7-day Motorcycle Adventure from Cape Town through the Cederberg Mountains, Tankwa Karoo and the Swartberg and Cape Fold mountains

LENGTH: 7 days; 1720 km; Tar and gravel roads;
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
DATES: September to May

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Swartberg Mountains and Route 62



Explore Tankwa Karoo, Ouberg Pass, Seweweekspoort, Swartberg Pass, Meiringspoort and Route 62 and the Southern tip of Africa on this on this beautiful 4-day adventure 

LENGTH: 4 days; 1300 km; tar and gravel roads;
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
DATES: September to May

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Hermanus, Agulhas and Overberg



Explore the South African coastline from Cape Town to Hermanus and visit the Southern tip of Africa before riding spectacular passes in the Cape Fold mountains

LENGTH: ​840 km; tar and optional gravel roads;
RIDING LEVEL: ​Easy
DATES: September to May

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Craft Beer Tours



Ride a spectacular route to one of our favourite Cape craft breweries each day, stay over in local accommodation and do it all again the next day

LENGTH: ​​800 km; tar and gravel roads; year round availability
RIDING LEVEL: Intermediate
DATES: September to May

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Get 50% off

the price of your own ride when you bring a group of 4 or more riders

Check out our 1-day Cape Peninsula Ride on AirBnb

Contact us

We’d love to hear from you! For more information contact Andrew at +27 79 697 7110
or email him at andrew@ridedownsouth.com
or fill out this contact form.