CYCLING 2016-17 p078-079

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OFF ROAD • NAMIBIA 78 ACCOMMODATION 15 days inc. flights from £2699 Cycling towards Spitzkoppe Namibia 1 2 3 4 Activity Level MODERATE Trip Code MZN At a Glance Itinerary - Day by Day 1 Depart London. 2 Arrive Windhoek. 3 Transfer to Kupferberg Pass; cycle through farmsteads towards Gamsberg Pass and Rooisand. 4 Cycle along gravel trails towards Solitaire; transfer to Sesriem. 5 Climb Dune 45 and cycle back to Sesriem past giant sand dunes. 6 Morning cycle through Namib Naukluft Desert; transfer to Walvis Bay then on to Swakopmund. 7 Free day to enjoy optional activities including quad-biking, sandboarding and dolphin watching. 8 Skeleton Coast and Brandberg ride. 9 Cycle past Herrero and Himba villages. 10 Cycle towards Outjo; transfer to Etosha N.P. for safari. 11 Search for the 'big five' on safari in Etosha. 12 Ride out of the park towards Outjo then transfer to Otjiwarongwe; visit Cheetah Conservation Foundation. 13 Transfer and cycle to Waterberg Plateau; optional afternoon game walk. 14 Transfer to Windhoek airport; depart. 15 Arrive London. Call Cycle Namibia Magnificent diverse landscapes l Ancient rock paintings l Wildlife of Etosha National Park • 9 days cycling with 100% vehicle support • 65% off road, 35% tarmac and gravel roads • Group normally 4 to 12 plus leader. Min age 16 yrs • 8 nights full-service camping, 4 nights hotels/lodges • All breakfasts, 3 lunches and 5 dinners included Namibia is a vast country with wide open spaces and endless skies. Sand dunes gradually turn into granite hills, whilst rocky outcrops with ancient rock paintings give way to vast plains where elephants, giraffes and lions roam. Travelling through the wilderness by bike is undoubtedly one of the best ways to experience the varied landscape of this desert nation. Discover the country's highlights and hidden secrets on two wheels, watch the sun set over the tallest sand dunes in the world and experience game drives in one of southern Africa's best game reserves, Etosha National Park. Dates & Price Guide START END FLIGHT LAND START END FLIGHT LAND INC ONLY INC ONLY Dates BIKE HIRE NOW INCLUDED SEE PAGE 10 Etosha N.P. Brandberg Daily Distance (km) Swakopmund Sossusvlei Sand Dunes South Atlantic Ocean NAMIBIA Khorixas Tsumeb Otjiwarongwe Waterberg Plateau Windhoek Gamsberg Cycle/drive Namib- Naukluft N.P. Sesriem Spitzkoppe 2016 19 Mar 02 Apr 2799 1739 11 Jun 25 Jun 2699 1739 08 Oct 22 Oct 2799 1739 05 Nov 19 Nov 2799 1739 19 Nov 03 Dec 2799 1739 17 Dec 31 Dec 3399 1739 2017 18 Mar 01 Apr 2899 1799 03 Jun 17 Jun 2899 1799 07 Oct 21 Oct 2899 1799 04 Nov 18 Nov 2899 1799 18 Nov 02 Dec 2899 1799 16 Dec 30 Dec 3499 1799 We use a mixture of camping, lodges and hotels on this trip. By staying in tents for 7 nights we can sleep in stunning remote locations away from the crowds and busy tourist areas. Most of the places we stay have swimming pools available and all of the hotels and lodges have en suite facilities. 3 50 4 50 5 45 6 50 8 65 0845 863 9626 or visit www.exodus.co.uk and enter the three letter trip code 9 50 10 45 12 60 13 50 and prices correct at time of publication (see page 13). Prices are £ Sterling per person. • Optional single supplement £200 • Land only start Windhoek day 2; end Windhoek day 14 • Insurance: please see page 106 Bike details: • Scott mountain bike with front suspension, included in the trip price • Discount for bringing your own bike £150 ALSO AVAILABLE AS A PRIVATE ADVENTURE SEE PAGE 4


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