Biking far from the tourist routes you will experience Africa at face level – you’ll view wildlife from the saddle of your bike, meet Maasai tribesmen and camp in the wilderness under a cloudless African sky.
Some people choose to extend their trip and follow with a trek of Mt Kilimanjaro or experience the culture and buzz of Zanzibar Island; either of which – we can point you in the right direction. Nairobi to Dar es Salaam
Day 1: Arrive Nairobi, pre-departure meeting and first dinner together. Safari Camp
Day 2: A gentle day getting used to bikes from the city out into the savannah. 25 km. Camping.
Day 3: A good day's biking in the real African savannah. 82 km. Camping
Day 4: Cyclng to Amboseli National Park. 35 km + game drive. Camping
Day 5: Morning game drive, afternoon bike around the lower slopes of Mt Kilimanjaro. 20 km. Camping
Day 6: Relaxed start, visit Maasai Family. Continue cycling around lower slopes of Mt Kilimangaro. In the afternoon we cross the border into Tanzania and transfer by vehilce to Arusha City. 45 km. Camping
Day 7: Paved road ride out to the foot of the Rift Valley Escarpment. 105 km. Camping/Upgrades available
Day 8: All day game drive Ngorongoro Crater. Guesthouse
Day 9: Heading towards the coast, cycle through the wide open spaces of the Maasai Steppe. 20 km. Riverside Camping
Day 10: Driving for the main climb we head up and explore the Usambara Mountains. 45 km. Camping/Upgrades available
Day 11: A well earned rest day OR optional hike, visit a local school or help with a local reforestation project. Camping/Upgrades available
Day 12: "The Ultimate Day" exploring the smooth trails through rain forest and highland villages. 60 km. Camping/Upgrades available
Day 13: Cycling to the tropical coast through sleepy palm lined villages. 72 km. Beachside Camping/Upgrades available
Day 14: Short ride into the coastal Saadani National Park. Afternoon game drive to coastal campsite. 15km. Camping
Day 15: A morning game drive then back on our bikes through small fishing villages to the historical town of Bagamoyo. 37 km. Coastal Lodge.
Day 16: Final breakfast together and a morning transfer to Dar es Salaam for those who are flying out. / enjoying the beach / onward travel.
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