Bike Tours in Africa


Africa Bike Tours
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A huge continent, not often associated with cycling. There are over 300 tours profiled here from 21 countries. The most popular of which are:
 
 Morocco  South Africa Tanzania

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Cycle Madagascar from the highlands to the coast

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16 Day(s)
Moderate|Options
560 Km
avg 70 Km
Guided

Cycling in a small group of riders from the Malagasy highlands to the coast is one unforgettable experience to discover the fourth biggest island in the world. From Antsirabe to Ifaty beach we will cover about 580 km of cycling. Thistrip gives all ...

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Tour d'Afrique

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59 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
6200 Km
avg 138 Km
Hosted

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Tour d'Afrique is scheduled to start in Arusha. The full Cairo to Cape Town route will run again in 2022.

You will pedal past legendary Mount Kilimanjaro, to Lake Malawi, Victoria Fall ...

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Coconut Coast

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25 Day(s)
Adv/Challenging
1985 Km
avg 104 Km
Hosted

Freetown, the capital city of Sierra Leone, has a history rich with unique cultural traditions, pounding with drum beats and incredible stories of humanity from the civil war. Three days pedal out of Freetown is the vibrant wildlife sanctuary of Tiwa ...

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Fouta Djalon

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15 Day(s)
Adv/Challenging
1180 Km
avg 107 Km
Hosted

The Fouta Djalon, starts in the city of Dakar – a city that utilizes its beachside property. Whether for sundowners at the bar or games of football on the sand, riders will find a unique way to spend their rest day. This section begins with a w ...

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Desert Coast

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14 Day(s)
Moderate
1365 Km
avg 124 Km
Hosted

Beginning in the isolated outpost of Dahkla, riders will continue to spin south, with the wind at their backs towards the border of Mauritania – one of the world’s least visited countries. While the ocean may disappear for a few hundred k ...

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Atlas Mountains

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20 Day(s)
Moderate
1790 Km
avg 119 Km
Hosted

After spending a few days feasting on fresh seafood from the Boulevard de la Corniche and sipping on a gin and tonics, riders will pedal inland towards the Atlas Mountains. Cycling past Berber villages and camping next to a mosque nearly 1,000 years ...

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Zambezi Zone

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11 Day(s)
Moderate
1230 Km
avg 154 Km
Hosted

If your ideal trip is one with few tourists, fantastic scenery, friendly people, and lots of cycling, then the 'Zone' can't be beat.

Once in Zambia you will ride across thinly populated countrysides, along the Great East Ro ...

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Masai Steppe

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9 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
935 Km
avg 134 Km
Hosted

Arusha, the starting point for this incredible ride, is East Africa’s safari capital and the gateway to such famous attractions as Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and Kilimanjaro. Riders should consider arriving a few days early in ...

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Beaches & Lemurs

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15 Day(s)
Moderate
1130 Km
avg 103 Km
Hosted

The cyclists will gather in the early morning light of Tana, the nation’s capital and head north out of town through the city’s 12 sacred hills. The first 3 days will take them through Madagascar’s highlands, the beautiful Ankazobe ...

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Magical Madagascar

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41 Day(s)
Moderate
2815 Km
avg 97 Km
Hosted

This is an experience that everyone can enjoy. Our route is almost completely paved and most nights are spent in comfortable hotels. We have thrown in plenty of rest days so that you can get the most of out your time on this amazing island. Madagasca ...

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West Africa en Vélo

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74 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
6320 Km
avg 113 Km
Hosted

The route will take them through the High Atlas Mountains, the vast expanse of the Sahara Desert and past colourful coastal fishing villages before turning inland and heading into the African interior.

Here the cyclists will pedal past ...

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Avenue of the Baobabs

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26 Day(s)
Moderate
1685 Km
avg 94 Km
Hosted

It follows the RN7 and runs through a string of stunning National Parks. The landscape is gorgeous – high plateaus, sandstone massifs, canyons, granite peaks, lush valleys, savannah and rice paddies. Bustling market towns feature some outstandi ...

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Dunes & Atlantic

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18 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
1750 Km
avg 125 Km
Hosted

The highlight of this section is bound to be the dawn visit to the world's highest sand dunes at Sossusvlei, near Sesriem, and the wildlife buffet at the hotel next to our campsite. Departing the dunes, our route turns south and traverses harshly ...

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Elephant Highway

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13 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
1545 Km
avg 155 Km
Hosted

After a quick spin to Kazungula, you cross the Zambezi River by ferry and enter the country of Botswana, whose mineral resources and democratic government have made it one of Africa’s biggest success stories. At our 1st campsite in Kasane, the ...

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Malawi Gin

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9 Day(s)
Moderate
750 Km
avg 125 Km
Hosted

Known as the  "Warm Heart of Africa," Malawi sits astride and rises away from the huge expanse of Lake Malawi, Africa's third largest lake, which is home to many breeds of aquarium fish.

Once you set out from Mbeya, ...

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