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Motorcycle News June 2015

Dear Bikers around the world

In our news this month:

Win a 17 Day Motorcycle Tour

I bet you are wondering who won the 17 Day Motorcycle Tour of South Africa. Well don't worry- it still might be you! We are only doing the lucky draw on the 8 June 2015. If you have any motorcycle crazy friends who would like to enter the competition- here is the link: http://www.samatours.co.za/winatour.html
But shhhhhh, don’t tell too many people- only your best motorcycling buddies!

The 26 Day Southern African Cirlce Tour goes on Sale!

We still have places on our 26 Day Southern Africa Circle Tour happening from the 02-28 July 2015 and the 05-31 August 2015. We are trying to fill up the last few places and so we are offering a whopping 15% discount off the advertised tour price- this means savings of over $1000. Below are some of the HIGHLIGHTS you can expect on the 26 Day Southern Africa Circle Tour

1. Stay in Luxurious African Lodgings

Think big four poster beds, soft white linen, en-suite bathrooms and views of elephants drinking water in the river below. All the accommodation on the Southern Circle Tour has been carefully chosen by the Sama Team to meet our high standards of comfort, excellent location and enticing atmosphere AND it is all included in the tour price!

2. Visit Victoria Falls- The Smoke that THUNDERS

Stand in awe of the incredible Victoria Falls. Nothing quite compares to the feeling you get when you see the immense amount of water flowing over the edge of the WIDEST Waterfall in the world. This is also the Adventure Capital of Africa- here you can fly above the falls in a Helicopter, swim in the top of the falls or even walk with lions- all at a fraction of the price you would pay at home.

3.. Visit 7 African Countries

On this tour you will visit South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique and Swaziland. Every country is different and you will be experiencing new sites and sounds every day. The total distance we cover on this tour 7500km.

4..Experience incredible wildlife

A big 5 Safari by boat in Chobe National Park, Rhino tracking on Foot in the Matapos, and an open vehicle safari into the world Famous Kruger National Park are just a few of the wildlife highlights on this tour. You will have to pinch yourself when you see an Elephant on the side of the main road in Botswana or when you come down to your motorcycle in the morning to find a Vervet monkey sitting on the the handlebars.

5. Explore Ancient Ruins

Explore the Ancient Zimbabwe ruins dating back over a 1000 years. Here you will see 5 metre high walls that have been put together using rocks and no mortar!!

Zimbabwe Ruins

6. Swim, snorkel or scuba-dive in the Lake of Stars

Spend a couple of magical days on Lake Malawi. This lake is more like an inland ocean, it is so vast. It is the only place in the world where you can find the colorful “cichlid” fish, unique to Malawi. Visit the local fishing village and find out more about the Malawian way of life

7. Ride the Best ROADS in Africa

From Bikers Paradise in South Africa to the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe, Zomba plateau in Malawi and the mountains in Swaziland- this tour includes the best riding in Africa. Think beautiful twisting mountain passes and long open roads through the African bush. Ride past African Huts and alongside Giraffes.

African Culture

8. Embrace African Culture

Right from the start of the tour you will have the opportunity to learn more about African Culture! We enjoy a township tour of Dinokeng, a village tour in Malawi and a night spent in a Beehive hut in Shakaland. The warm African people will welcome you with open arms and big smiles. Everywhere you stop on tour, kids come running, as they are so excited to see our motorcycles.

Remember we are offering a 15% discount off the tour price for both the July and August departures of this tour. For more information about the 26 Day Southern Africa Circle Tour, please visit our website OR email us: info@samatours.co.za. This tour is an Adventure not to be missed!!

Follow the 22 Day Victoria Falls Tour 2015- as it happens:

At the moment we have a group of 15 bikers from the USA, Brazil, New Zealand, the UK and Australia enjoying the 22 Day Victoria Falls tour. They are on day 12 and so far they have had a great time. Here are some Highlights:

Day 1 in Pretoria: Only 6500km to go!

Can you spot the Rhino?

Our First Elephant- right off the Highway. One of the elephants decided to chase a bike across the road. This is Africa!

Sunset at our Lodge overlooking the river Chobe listening to the cries of the Fish Eagle,
Sounds of Africa!

Ferry Crossing into Zambia - only room on the ferry for all the bikes and one truck

Our first sighting of the Falls- the mist in the background

Darryl's FIRST EVER helicopter flight. Up until now he was too scared

Amazing views from the Helicopter.
All worth it in the end
Every time we stopped we were surrounded by little Namibian kid's.

View from our lodge overlooking the Okavango river, we all enjoyed a Makorokoro safari spotting Hippos & Crocs 
Darryl- co owner of Sama Tours and our trusty tourguide is updating us everyday on facebook- so if you would like to see more, please follow us on Facebook.

Garmisch, Germany from the 3-5 July 2015

This year Sama Tours will be at The BMW Motorrad Days in Garmisch, Germany. Every year over 40,000 BMW riders and fans attend this exciting event with action packed live-shows, motorcycle-innovations, stunt riders, music-acts and much more.

As official BMW Motorrad Partners, you will be able to find Sama Tours in the Offical BMW travel partners tent. If you are at the event- please come say hi, as we would love to see you again!

If you would like more information on attending the BMW motorcycle Event of the year- please visit the BMW Motorrad Days Official Website. We hope to see you there!!

Ride safe and ride often

Kindest Regards,

The Sama Team

Tel: +27 12 804 3805

“For the Two Wheel Time of Your Life!!”








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