5 Day Trip | Over The Langeberg - Scheduled Trip
Day 1 - 60km to Riversdale
The ride starts in Barrydale. Most of the ride is on quiet country roads.Transport and back-up vehicles to be on hand throughout the trip. A picnic lunch is provided each day at the halfway mark, on this day on top of Langeberg mountain range.
The afternoon ride is on the southern side of the langeberg along the original oxwagon trail going towards Riversdale to our overnight stop which looks towards the berg. Accomodation at a guest house. Dinner bed and breakfast provided.
Day 2 - 60km to Vermaaklikheid
The ride takes you down to Riversdale for breakfast. We then travel towards a quaint village of Vermaaklikheid a short distance from the sea. We shall be staying in chalets near a tidal river. Dinner is at the delightful local restaurant. If the tide and weather is favourable we will travel to the coast by boat for a beach walk or swim.
Day 3 - 70km to Heidelberg
The ride takes us towards Malgas to the only remaining hand drawn pontoon in South Africa. After crossing the Breede River we will have lunch on river bank. Then to Heidelberg and our overnight stop at a ostrich and guest farm. Experience feeding the ostrich.Here we will have our final dinner together which will be of note - ostrich and karoo cuisine.
Day 4 - 35km to Barrydale
We will travel along the Duivenhoks river climbing towards the Grootvaders bosch nature reserve to a final lunch stop at Honeywood farm. This marks the end of the ride.We then drive back to Barrydale.