Cycling 2017 by Intrepid Travel

More catalogs by Intrepid Travel | Cycling 2017 | 41 pages | 2017-01-20


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tanzania lucy piper africa hardy safari vehicles and overburdened buses are what people usually picture when it comes to african road travel but cycling here is fast gaining popularity and for good reason from the soft rolling hill-country of the stellenbosch wine region to the hairpin turns of the rift valley and the scenic coastal routes that run the cape of good hope this is one continent that definitely deserves front-seat views africa as always is the next frontier for the newest trend in adventure travel africa where the middle east in the world tanzania south africa leaving the traffic in your dust veer off-road for some rough riding across tanzania s volcano-peaked plains to the bright pink shores of lake natron page 37 after setting eyes on table mountain and tackling the bain’s kloof pass unwind with a few wines in the vineyards around stellenbosch and paarl page 39 what would a trip to africa be without a safari spend a night camped out in the serengeti then set out on game drives across its grasslands and down into the ngorongoro crater in search of the big five page 37 weather tanzania south africa 36 monsoon 25-35ºc very hot dry 35ºc hot dry 25-35ºc hot wet 25-35ºc pleasantly warm 20-30ºc warm wet 20-25ºc cool 15-20ºc cold dry 0-15ºc cold wet 0-15ºc below freezing -0ºc