The 97 km route climbs the Helshoogte Pass shortly after the start, and once over the top, you’re rolling fast through spectacular scenery. Then you will turn right onto the R45 after about 16 km towards Franschhoek and in just under 7 km from there you will turn left onto the Wemmershoek road. Your first refreshment station will be at 32 km in front of Pearl Valley Golf Estate.
From there you will cycle towards Paarl and at 38.4 km you will turn right onto Lustigan Rd/Drakenstein road. You will stay on Lustigan for a short distance before turning right again into Denneboom & Sonstraal road at 41.4 km. The second refreshment station will be at the 55.3 km mark at the Wellington graveyard. After you had a drink you will start to return to the venue via the R44 and you will find refreshment station 3 opposite Windmeul Winery at the 64.7 km mark. Refreshment station 4 will be at the Anyswortelrug road at 78 km. You will continue straight over the Klapmuts 4-way towards Stellenbosch. Your 5th and final refreshment station will be opposite the Knorhoek sign. From this point, you only have 8 km to go!!!
The finish will be on Helshoogte road before Idas Valley.
Please note we have a Stellenbosch Cycle Tour package, 3 day rental and you only pay for 2 days. You pick your bike up on Saturday and bring it back on Monday and you only pay for 2 days. Payment is required within 48 hours of confirmation of provisional booking.
We have brand new carbon Trek SL 5 in many sizes for R650 per day (you only pay for 2 days). We also have full carbon race bikes like the Trek Madone Disc (size 58), Trek Madone Speed (size 58), Specialized Venge (size 56) and a trek Madone 9.5 (size 60), we rent these bikes out from R900 per day.
Payments can be made by PayPal, Pay Fast and by electronic bank transfers.
Only confirmed bookings will be allocated bikes.
All payments made for the Stellenbosch Cycle Tour will be forfeit if your booking is cancelled for any reason.
Please note - we are not responsible for your entries. We do not enter people - we only rent out bikes. It is your own responsibility to enter directly yourself.