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Ride Down South

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Rift Valley motorcycle tour J’berg to Kilgali Northbound

A real adventure, nearly 4 weeks riding through East Africa, visiting some amazing countries on the... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
graemet22
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London, United Kingdom
Road trip of a lifetime

I rode with Andrew Vaughan in the motorcycle support vehicle for the 27-day, 9-country trip from... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
BC_Rancher
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Telkwa, Canada
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“Rift Valley motorcycle tour J’berg to Kilgali Northbound”
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“Road trip of a lifetime”
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Ride Down South offers guided motorcycle tours of Cape Town, the Western Cape and Southern Africa. Our tours include single-day trips around the Cape peninsula and multi-day adventures into the Cederberg, Karoo, Cape Fold mountains, Garden Route...more
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Claremont, Cape Town Central 7708, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A real adventure, nearly 4 weeks riding through East Africa, visiting some amazing countries on the way & meeting some amazing people. Looked after really well by Andrew & the ride down south team, thoroughly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I rode with Andrew Vaughan in the motorcycle support vehicle for the 27-day, 9-country trip from Kigali to Johannesburg. For me, it was the road trip of a lifetime. Andrew is well known for his Africa motorcycle tours, although “adventure” would be a more appropriate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing! Where can you have a trip of a lifetime in Africa.... with Andrew! To experience 8 countries, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, and South Africa on a motorcycle getting to smell the air, see the vast landscapes, and honestly FEEL Africa with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip was fabulous & Andrew is an excellent guide. Although not for the faint hearted, I’d go again in a heartbeat.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I greatly enjoyed this 5week long adventure motorcycle ride through eight African countries. Ridedownsouth's knowledge of the local culture and customs provided a great introduction for me to the various countries. We visited all the best known attractions and activities along the way, This trip...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

I did the 4 day ride to tankwa karoo,swartberg and route 62. What an epic ride, my first time to Africa but definitely not my last. Andrew is a great guide and he let's you ride his bikes:)

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

The day was really fun and the ride was beautiful! The tour guide was super friendly and we were able to communicate via headset, so whenever I wanted to stop and take a picture, he was nice enough to pull over. I did the day...More

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Thank Coral G
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I was only in Cape Town for a short so was a little restricted to what I could do. I chose two one day rides, Andrew was extremely hospitable and nothing was too much trouble. He is extremely knowledgeable and gave just the right amount...More

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Thank AndyS1947
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This 3 day trip to the Cederberg and Karoo was a fantastic blend of guided tour, ride out and adventure. Andrew is relaxed and knowledgeable, the bikes reliable and just the job and the stopovers are comfortable and well suited to the style of the...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Unable to find anything to criticise, everything was just as advertised, First nights accommodation needs particular praise, never seen a night sky like that before. Bike reliable, Guide informative & very helpful. Tour enough of a challenge to ensure enjoyment with no pressure to push...More

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Andrewjlv, Owner at Ride Down South, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Great to have you with us Alan, glad you got to see that southern night sky and enjoy those Karoo gravel roads

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