Upcoming Motorcycle Tours

Karoo Space Motorcycle Tour

11-15 Oct 2023

Year End Motorcycle Tour

25-26 Nov 2023

The Team

Michael Cowley – Founder and owner of WAVOLT Adventures motorcycle tours

Grew up in Oudtshoorn with an unprecedented love for the Little Karoo. At school he was called a dreamer and WAVOLT Adventures motorcycle tours is one of those dreams.

During his working life he became a well-travelled South African who has been to over three hundred places in South Africa. With a passion for the adventure and motorcycles..

Why ride with WAVOLT Adventures

Adventure is our way of life and we want to share it with you.

As avid adventure motorcyclists ourselves we know how to find those special roads and spots that you would love and we understand how to make the destination as good as the journey. Motorcycle adventures is not just about the ride, the destination adds to make it a memorable experience and we make sure we find places that do just that.


Motorcycle adventures happens in remote areas and WAVOLT Adventures fully understand the risks associated with this. Safety forms and important part of WAVOLT Adventure’s core offering.

All our motorcycle adventure tours include a medical official as we understand that help is few and far between when things go wrong. When you register with us for a motorcycle adventure tour we collect all the information we require i.e. blood.

Our Partners

We are proud to be associated with KTM Cape Town. For all your adventure motorcycle needs whether it adventure motorcycle, road or moto-cross, speak to the KTM Cape Town team and they will sort you out.

The perfect partner for all your adventure motorcycle needs and accecories. From accessories to tires, gear and so much more, speak to Chris and his team for all your adventure needs

Client Testimonials

Trans Botswana Aug 2018

Best way to have an African off road Biking adventure. Michael is experienced to offer a friendly, exhilarating, safe and logistically well organised trip. Henk and his team make sure the experience around the campfire is fantastic every night

Johannes Meyer


Abenteuer PUR – WAVOLT weiß wie es geht!
Ein Wahnsinns Bike Trip – und nur auf diese Art und Weise des Reisens bekommt man diesen tiefen Einblick in die atemberaubende Landschaft.
Nach 15 Jahren Südafrika hat WAVOLT es geschafft noch einen draufzusetzen – Danke !!

100% Adventure – WAVOLT understands that!
An amazing adventure bike trip. On the road less travelled is where you will find breathtaking scenery of South Africa. After coming to SA for 15 years, the adventure bike trip with WAVOLT was a special highlight for me. Thank you and baie dankie !!

Hanna Wawzik

Cologne Germany

Karoo Space May 2018

Karoo Space, my 3rd Tour with WAVOLT … as always professionally run, great routes, catering for all and well worth the money. Great hotel/guesthouse accommodations, food and of course the new friendships, not to forget the backup crew and medic as well. Well done Michael…

Angus Britz


Cape Passes Tour May 2019

An absolutely amazing experience. 
A big THANK YOU to Michael Cowley and WAVOLT Adventures 
You were an incredible host and organiser. You worked non stop and tirelessly, to ensure everyone had an amazing experience and you deserve to go all the way to the top in everything you do. 
The world needs more Mike Cowley’s

Rob Kennedy


Kamieskroon Oct 2018

Enjoyed a great 4 days with Michael and guys on Kammieskroon adventure weekend. Excellent organization with routes, accommodation, meals, safety, backup and ensuring that everyone had fun. 😎 Highly recommended.

Johan Swart


Cape Passes Tour May 2019

Just finished a great trip with WAVOLT. Great planning and attention to detail with rider safety always being the first priority! Thank you Michael and team!!

Johann Britz

Cape Town

Jongensfontein March 2018

Weereens n onvergeetlike ervaring en nuwe vriende ontmoetMichael Cowley en Hyron julle rock!!!Dankie vir die organising die lekker vleis braai, kuier en gesels maar ook die raad en bystand en die ernstig raak as die shit die fan/grond slaan!!!

Theunis Kritzinger

Cape Town