20 - 24 Mar 2020

Jo'burg & Drakensberg PRE-Race tour

Enjoy a few days of exploration before the 2020 X-Berg Challenge. Get a great overview of South Africa’s city of gold with its history before heading to the Drakensberg with a few days spare to scout.

Itinerary:

Day 1, Friday 20 Mar 2020 – Jo’burg 
Your adventure starts at Johannesburg International Airport (13h00 pm) from where we drive to Johannesburg City where we will spend the night. Time to rest, do some shopping and enjoy a dinner at one of the restaurants closeby.

Day 2, Saturday 21 Mar 2020 – Drakensberg
Early morning we head to Soweto to enjoy a guided bicycle tour. We move easily between neighbourhoods to experience life and culture as well as interact with people while learning about Soweto’s rich history which helped shape modern day South Africa.  Some of the sites you’ll see along the way are the house where Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu once lived at the hip and happening Vilikazi street. Time for a traditional ‘Bunny Chow’ lunch before we drive to the Drakensberg. Late afternoon we check into the Champagne Sports Resort, in Champagne Valley a stone throw from where the 2020 X-Berg Challenge is set to start/finish, for dinner and overnight.

Day 3 & 4 Sunday & Monday 22 & 23 Mar 2020 – Drakensberg
Day at leisure to do some cycling, trail running or paragliding and scout some of the 2020 X-Berg Challenge route prior to the start of the race.
**Option to spend these two nights exploring on your own, OR to have accommodation booked at Champagne Sports Resort where you may store luggage and return to daily after a day of exploration with dinner and breakfast included.

Day 5, Tuesday 24 Mar 2020 – Drakensberg

Day free to explore before reporting to the X-Berg Challenge registration in the afternoon. **Option to spend this night on own arrangements OR at Champagne Sports Resort with breakfast included.

Departure dates & times:
20 Mar 2020, Friday @ 13h00 pm
Pick up: Johannesburg International Airport (JNB)
Drop off: Champagne Sports Resort, Champagne Valley, Drakensberg

Price per person (subject to minimum numbers):

2 night package from ZAR 7,655 pp (min 4 persons)

Includes: 1 night accommodation Johannesburg (4 star hotel), 1 night accommodation Champagne Sports Resort, transport per itinerary day 1-2, service of driver/guide day 1-2, Soweto Bicycle Tour, 2 dinners, 1 lunch and 2 breakfast.

5 night package from ZAR 12,485 per person sharing (min 4 persons)
Includes: 1 night accommodation Johannesburg (4 star hotel), 4 nights accommodation Champagne Sports Resort, transport per itinerary day 1-2, service of driver/guide day 1-2, Soweto Bicycle Tour, 5 dinners, 1 lunch and 5 breakfast.

All prices are subject to change due to availability and subject to minimum group numbers. Terms & Conditions Apply. E&OE.

 All tours need to be pre-booked and are subject to availability.
If you require additional nights accommodation or transport, please contact us for assistance. 

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