Program

Day 1

Mombasa – Diani Beach

 

50 Km transfer

Welcome and pickup at the Mombasa International Airport then transfer to diani Beach, wellknown for its white-sands beaches. Check into Papillon Lagoon Reef Hotel then briefing and presentation of the motorcycles for the tour. Lunch followed by an enjoyable session afternoon at the beach.

Day 2

Diani Beach to the Mangrove Coast

 

About Km 60, 3 hours maximum

Put on the riding gear and set off immediately on a small track that runs along the beach and Diani ’s line of hotels then into other tracks that cross through lush green countryside. You will discover that the motorcycle is an ideal way to easily immerse oneself into one of Africa’s most authentic environments, bringing you into direct contact with the traditional villages of the Digo at Duruma peoples who live at the foot of Shimba Hills. You will stop from time to time; to quench your thirst and to discover the customs of the local peoples: a taste of the refreshing coconut juice or a cooking of some of the cassava you see growing along the route. You derive unrivaled pleasure from riding on sandy and laterite tracks and using an easy to control but still powerful enough motorcycle. Arrival at Mwazaro beach Lodge for lunch; a quiet and peaceful place out of mass tourism. In the afternoon, a canoe excursion along the mangrove in search of crocs and bird watching. Return to the lodge as the sun sets over the mangroves. Dinner and night in palm-leaf thatched bungalows in front of an untainted beach of white sands.

Day 3

Discovery of The Shimba Hills

 

Maximun 2 hours on about Km 50 of track

After breakfast, depart by motorcycle in the direction of Shimba Hills. The track widens after crossing the Shimba’s Tropical forest, home to a good population of elephants. Lunch at Shimba Lodge (constructed in the lofty branches of the forest trees). In the afternoon visit Shimba Hills Game reserve aboard a 4WD car.. return to the lodge for dinner and night. Meanwhile enjoy observing various animals that come to drink from the minerals rich natural ponds in front of the lodge.

Day 4

Into Taita-Kasighau Reserve:

 

 

5 hours, including a number of pauses on Km 150

After breakfast, ride in the direction of Taita reserve through tracks that traverse some dense and thorny savanna. Picnic lunch en-route. In the afternoon, arrive at the foot of Kasigau Hill, dressed in a thick cover of primary forest and is a member of the chain of hills called

The Taita Hills. The Taita Hills are remnant promontories of an ancient escarpment formed from a great rift about 20million years ago. Settle at Kitheghe Bungalows lodge which is owned and managed by the local community. Night in the bungalows which have a beautiful view over the wooded savanna of Taita.

Day 5

Return to Diani Beach

 

 

6 hours, including a number of pauses on Km 150 earth tracks and Km 50 tarmac

Depart after breakfast taking a track that runs through the wooded savannah ranches of Taita, an expansive area that is a wildlife migratory corridor between Tsavo and Tanzania and mainly inhabited by livestock herders. Picnic lunch en route then further on, the track joins the Nairobi-Mombasa highway. Further on turn off into an earth road that approaches Mombasa from the hinterland and passes again through the Shimba Hills tropical forest. Arrival back to Papillon Lagoon Reef hotel at end of the afternoon.

Day 6

Spent at Papillon Lagoon Reef Hotel

 

Day 7

PLAGE ET RETOUR

Transfer to Mombasa Internatiol Airport for return flight

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Rates and conditions

Tariffs in US Dollar :

  • for a group of 2 riders participants : $ 2 730 US Dollars per person
  • for a group of 3 riders participants : $ 2 340 US Dollars per person  
  • for a group of 4 riders participants : $ 2 015 US Dollars per person  
  • for a group of 5 riders participants : $ 1 925 US Dollars per person  
  • for a group of 6 riders participants : $ 1 775 US Dollars per person
  • for a group of 7 riders participants : $ 1 750 US Dollars per person
  • for a group of 8 riders participants : $ 1 660 US Dollars per person

What is included :

  • Mombasa Airport transfers
  • Full board accommodation in double room 
  • Bottled mineral water when riding
  • Motorcycle (HONDA XR250) with fuel and technical assistance
  • Support car with professional driver mechanic and tour riding guide
  • Medical assistance and link up air rescue and evacuation to Nairobi in case of emergency
  • Visit of National Parks by car with entry fees
  • Insurance against third party liability 

What is not included :

  • Air ticket to Kenya (Mombasa airport)
  • Motorcycle gear: helmet, boots, gloves, protections (compulsory)
  • Visas (US$50) and yellow fever vaccination
  • Personal travel & medical insurance (compulsory)
  • Medical expenses in case of evacuation
  • Drinks and personal expenses
  • Refundable deposit for the motorcycle : US $500

Features

Highlight Points

  • The circuit is suitable for amateurs in off-road riding
  •  The motorcycles we use (Honda XR250) are off-road and suitable for all riders
  • In case of emergency, a competent support crew is on tow aboard a 4WD equipped with communication equipment (HF Radio & link to Flying doctors rescue organisation by Satellite Telephone)
  • The guide by motorcycle ensures you avoid dangers and is always available to take care and guide you at all times
  • The proposed program and rhythm are not fixed and can be adapted to suit individual preferences. Please note that the average speed including pauses is about Km/h 30
  • We strictly keep off the beaten tracks in order to ensure and guarantee the authenticity of the experince
  • Requirements : National Driver’s Licence, Visa –this can be obtained on arrival at the Airport and costs 50 US Dollars, Malarial prophylactics (Malarone, please consult your doctor for advice)