Distance: 460 miles Duration: 12-15 days
Pedal across the southern end of the African continent on this oen legtesting route. From Plettenberg Bay on the Indian Ocean, a mix of sealed and dirt roads run past the flowerfilled fynbos ecosystem, plains dotted with ostrich farms, and historic towns like Swellendam before finishing in toastworthy Stellenbosch, the heart of the Cape’s wine country. capecycleroutes.co.za
For more great cycling trips, check out Lonely Planet’s Epic Bike Rides of the World (2016).