Ride The Cape 2024
Fri 15 Nov - Sun 17 Nov 2024 @ Greater Hermanus, Western Cape


Ride The Cape is an all inclusive luxury riding & culinary experience through the beautiful Elgin Valley. The event is limited to 70 riders ensuring exclusivity. Participants will ride through its well-known apple and pear orchards and experience Elgin’s high-quality, cool climate wines.

Participants will explore 3-days of exhilarating riding on some of South Africa’s best kept single track with scenic views of Cape fynbos, orchards, indigenous forests and vineyards. Ride the Cape is all about offering guests an exclusive and unique off the beaten path experience.


  • Each rider will receive a unique Ride the Cape Merchandise Kit to the value of R1600 (Cycling Shirt included)
  • All event meals from Friday lunch to Sunday lunch are included in your entry.
  • All drinks including craft gin, beer and wine are complimentary.
  • 2-Nights of "glamping" accommodation.
  • Expect brilliant live entertainment throughout the weekend to further set the mood.
  • Riders get to enjoy 3 days of exclusively selected routes, some of it only allowed to be ridden during the event.
  • Staffed water points serving everything from freshly brewed coffee to pancakes! Assistance vehicle at designated water points.
  • Participants will be surprised by off the beaten path refreshments stops along the way. 
  • Trained medical personnel at each stage to handle any emergencies that may occur.
  • Each participant and companion will receive a unique Cape-inspired souvenir made locally as a keepsake to your adventure with us in Elgin.
  • *E-bikes welcome! Charging station will be provided.

More information: ridethecape.co.za

Team information
This event supports team entries for certain classes, but teams must consist of 2 participants per team.
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Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Price (pp)
Solo Rider | Sharing with your non-rider (Supporter)

1 Rider and a non-rider companion sharing Glamping accommodation. Please add your non-rider ticket on the Merchandise page.

116 km (Day 1-20KM | Day 2-48KM | Day 3-48KM) R 11,950.00
Team Riding Entry | Sharing
2 Riders sharing accommodation (All included)
116 km (Day 1-20KM | Day 2-48KM | Day 3-48KM) R 11,950.00
Solo Rider | Single Glamping Tent

1 Rider in a Single Glamping tent accommodation (All included)

116 km (Day 1-20KM | Day 2-48KM | Day 3-48KM) R 13,350.00

Event location
RideTheCape, Greater Hermanus

Route information

Coming from Somerset West:
Coming from Somerset West, drive on the N2 past Grabouw, past Peregrine Farmstall and drive until Hickory Shack, take the first turn off just past Hickory Shack to your left. Follow this gravel road towards Cherry Glamping.

Coordinates -34.1917766, 19.0981276
Address CherryGlamping Elgin, Werstern Cape
City Greater Hermanus
Province Western Cape