The Mountain bike Namibia Adventure
This Mountain Bike Namibia adventure runs through Damaraland in Namibia, with its wide open spaces, desert wild life and magical sky it is a dream for mountain bikers.
Join us on this mountain bike tour in Namibia from Palmwag in the north, past the Brandberg mountain and Messum crater all the way down to Swakopmund on the Skeleton coast.
With the Unbounded AfricaSafari team, you will experience Damaraland and its beauty like never before, conducted in a safe and environmentally sensitive manner.
- Messum Crater
- Cape Cross
On this specific tour:
- You will need your own sleeping bag and pillows
- You will need a MTB and spares for your bike
- You wll need your own medical supplies
Your tour leader is an experienced nature conservationist and adventure guide. He will be in contact with you at all times, impart a wealth of biological, cultural and historic knowledge.
Three meals a day will be prepared by our experienced bush chef in his mobile kitchen, with fresh salads where possible, potjiekos, braais and many other surprises appearing on the menu. .
Some of our overnight stops will be rustic and unusual, but you will never the less at all times be safe, the crew will spare no effort to make you comfortable, provide you with good wholesome food and, most importantly, see that you have a good time.
Day 1: Windhoek
The Unbounded Africa team will meet you at the airport and take you to your accommodation in Windhoek where we will settle in and then go out to dinner together and discuss the tour program for the next few days. (Dinner at your own expense at Joe’s Beer Garden )
Day 2: Palmwag Lodge
We will arrive at Palmwag Lodge in the late afternoon,where we will have our first dinner around the camp fire while we will discuss the program and route for the next few days and get the opportunity to meet the crew and our fellow riders.Camping (D)
Day 3: Palmwag
Today we will have the opportunity to track down some Desert Rhinos early in the morning. We will have the rest of the day to our self to relax and to get ready for the adventure that lies ahead . Camping (B.L.D)
Day 4: Twyfelfontein (90km)
After an early breakfast we will start our adventure and cycle for 90 Km to our next camp in the area of Twyfelfontein. Camping (B.L.D)
Day 5: Twyfelfontein (30Km)
Today will be an easy day of cycling. We will cycle from camp to the Bushman engravings at Twyfelfontein and back to our camp to relax in the afternoon! Camping (B.L.D)
Day 6: Madisa Camp (75 Km)
We will have an early breakfast and start to cycle from Twyfelfontein camp on jeep track roads around the back of the Brandberg Mountain to Madisa camp where you will be treated by the Unbounded Team with a lovely meal after a hard day of cycling around the camp fire in the evening! Camping (B.L.D)
Day 7: Brandberg (70 Km)
Today we will make our way to Brandberg mountain to the White Lady Lodge, we ride through some beautiful landscapes and start falling into the rhythm of Damaraland. Lodge (B.L.D)
Day 8: Brandberg
After a good breakfast we will take a 2 hour hike up Brandberg Mountain to the White Lady rock art and late in the afternoon we will be on the lookout for the Desert Elephants in and around the Ugab River. Lodge (B.L.D)
Day 9: Bush Camp (60 Km)
From The White Lady Lodge we will cycle around Brandberg Mountain on jeep tracks to the back of the Mountain where we will make a bush camp for the night and enjoy a great dinner around the camp fire under the magical sky of Damaraland! Camping (B.L.D)
Day 10: Cape Cross (55 Km)
The next morning we will make our way to the Messum crater from where we will get on our bikes and cycle to Cape Cross. We will camp on the beach for the night. Camping (B.L.D)
Day 11: Hentiesbay (30 Km)
Today we will be doing a short cycle to the salt lakes and then make our way to Hentiesbay where we will spend the night in accommodation. Lodge (B.L.D)
Day 12: Swakopmund (70 Km)
Sadly after breakfast we have to make our way towards Swakopmund along the coast, where we will spend our last night together. Lodge (B.L.*)
Day 13: Home
We have to have an early start to make sure that those people that are fling from Windhoek will be in time for their flight back home. You can also fly out from Walvisbay. Until a next time!
Meals: B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner; * Own meals
What is included in the mountain bike Namibia adventure?
- All accommodation and meals stated above
- All game drives, park fees, park entrance and accommodation fees
- Guided safari vehicle & camping equipment & tents
- 2 Crew vehicles + people carrier landcruisers
- 4 Crew
What is not included in the mountain bike Namibia adventure?
- Optional activities
- Bring your own Chairs and Sleeping Matts, Sleeping Bags
- Mountain bike and gear
- Medical supplies…..
- All extra activities along the way
Meeting point: Arrebusch lodge , Windhoek
- We will have a passenger carrier Land Cruiser with trailer to transport the people in and out from Windhoek airport.