Picnic on the Lawn bike tour is back because you asked for it! There is no better way to kickoff our 2019 bike tour calendar than with a great route, lots of fun and a great vibe with good music whilst you enjoy a picnic on the lawn. This year we added a little twist to this bike tour, you pay for one night but can stay for two at no additional cost. The WAVOLT Adventures camp will be ready on the Friday and you can join us on Friday afternoon for a relaxing evening chilling out while listening to some of the great bands playing.
The Bike Tour
On Saturday morning we will meet at Peregrine Farm Stall from where we will take you on a stunning route of around 300km through the Overberg. We will ride back roads past places like Teslaarsdal, Karwyderskraal and all the way to Baardskeerdersbos which will be our turning point. After we refueled in Stanford we will head back towards Grabouw riding a combination of dirt and farm roads to our destination at Bodemloos kombuis on a farm in the Grabouw district.
Intermediate skill level – This bike tour offers a fairly comfortable route and should be easily navigated by the average rider. It does however require you to be comfortable riding at 80 KM/H on dirt roads. The roads in this area are mostly solid pack dirt roads but depending on traffic and when last it was graded there could be a little loose gravel here and there.
Our planned arrival is around 15:00 to allow you to settle in and wait for your partners to arrive. For the rest of the afternoon we will chill out on the grass having a picnic and enjoying the vibe and good music. For this tour we did not include dinner on Saturday evening as you can order a pizza from Bodemloos Kombuis or bring your own picnic basket.
This is a camping tour and all tents are provided. There are two options for you to choose from:
Option 1. A dome tent with a high density foam camping mattress. You bring your own bedding.
Option 2. Glamping, a dome tent with two pallet beds, mattresses and bedding (limited number available).
Please see the pricing options further down.
Our package includes the following:
- All logistics and planning
- Comprehensive document a week before the time with everything you need to know to prepare for your adventure
- Routes that have been checked out before the time
- Fully equipped support vehicle and trailer with compressor, tools etc.
- On tour medic and basic medical equipment for when those unfortunate mishaps happen.
- Our support vehicle carries your luggage so you can enjoy your bike to the fullest
- Ticket to Picnic on the Lawn event
- Tented accommodation and breakfast bun and coffee on Sunday morning.
Please note: because this a picnic on the lawn we do not include dinner. For this tour dinner will be for your own account. Bodemloos Kombuis on the premises have a variety of pizza’s you can order from as well as a cash bar.
Option 1: Dome tent & camping mattress (Own Bedding)Please note that prices includes R220 per person entry fee to Picnic on the Lawn event.
Single Rider in a tent: R1350
Riders Sharing a tent: R1250 per person
Rider with partner that goes directly to venue: R1820
Pricing Option 2: Glamping, dome tent with pallet bed, mattress and beddingPlease note that prices includes R220 entry fees per person to Picnic on the Lawn event. This option is subject to availability and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.
Single Rider in a tent: R1620
Riders sharing a tent: R1390 per person sharing
Rider with a partner that goes directly to the venue R2100
Book This Bike Tour
BOOKINGS CLOSE FRIDAY 25 January 2019. Deposit of 50% or full payment secures your spot!
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