Day 5: Swellendam – George
Friday 01th of December 2017

POINTS OF INTEREST & ACTIVITIES/EXCURSIONS FOR THE DAY:

  • Tradouw Pass
  • Ronny’s Sex Shop
  • Route 62 
  • Port wine tasting in Calitzdorp (not for riders) 
  • Ostrich Tour in Oudtshoorn
  • Outeniqua Pass
  • Dias Museum in Mossel Bay  
  • Railway Museum in George

Non-Riders:

Again if you want to follow the riders you can go onto our bus which will follow the group. Maybe not all 3 passes but latest at Oudtshoorn for the Ostrich Tour we will meet again.

Riders:

For the riders today there are two options – the short one or the long one!

Option 1: (285 km)
After breakfast we go over the Tradouw Pass into the little Karoo and onto the R62 to Barrydale. Next stop ‘Ronnys Sex Shop’. From here we are heading for Ladismith, than Caliztdorp and to Oudtshoorn. At the end of the day after learning more about the ‘Ostrich Industry’ we take the Quteniqua Pass down to George.

Option 2: (422 km)
After breakfast we go over the Tradouw Pass into the little Karoo and onto the R62 to Barrydale. Next stop ‘Ronnys Sex Shop’. From here we are heading for Ladismith. Just before Ladismith there is another pass – the Gracia Pass – down to Riversdale and then to continue on the N2 to Mossel Bay. From there we riding back into the little Karoo via the Robinson Pass to Oudtshoorn. At the end of the day after learning more about the ‘Ostrich Industry’ we take the Quteniqua Pass down to George.

 Accommodation: Rovos Rail, full board