Lusus: Cycling Events
Lusus: Cycling Events

Battlefields Tour

Location: Ladysmith

Date: Wednesday, 16 October 2019 - Thursday, 24 October 2019

Details

A unique 8 night (7 riding days) tour of the KZN Battlefields around Ladysmith taking in the epic battle sites of the Boer and Anglo Zulu wars. Includes guesthouse and lodge accommodation and a 1 night stay at Nambiti Game reserve with 2 game drives. Tour is fully guided with historical presentations, catered meals, support vehicle and luggage transfers as well as all park entry fees

Spekboom Tours presents the Battlefields bike tour for 2019. This unique 9-day tour offers a carefully selected range of activities from scenic rides and pampered safaris, to vivid stories of epic battles steeped in local history. Using quiet country roads with very manageable daily cycling distances, we will explore some of the landmark battles of Ladysmith, Spioenkop, Isandlawana, Rorke’s Drift, Talana Hill and Elangslaagte. A luxury mid-trip stay at the big-five private reserve of Nambiti offers a refreshing rest stop and chance to experience one of South Africa’s premier game reserves. This is a spectacular cycle tour that combines many unique attractions to appeal to several varied interest groups.