Swazi Cycle VIII


Here's a look at your Swazi Cycle 8 itinerary.*

Wednesday, 5/16       Depart USA for Sikuphe, Swaziland via Johannesburg
Thursday, 5/17


     Arrive in Swaziland.
     Bicycle check and orientation
     Welcome dinner with Swazi hosts
     Accommodation: Mbuluzi Game Reserve (http://www.mbuluzi.com)

Friday, 5/18

     Riders: Circuit ride to explore Mbuluzi and Mlawula Reserves
     Non-Riders: Community work in Lomahasha or Pigg's Peak
     Accomodation: Phophonyane Falls Lodge (http://www.phophonyane.co.sz/)

Saturday, 5/19

     Riders: Phophanyane to Matsamo Border Gate
     Non-Riders: Community work in Hhohho
     Accommodation: Phophanyane Falls Lodge

Sunday, 5/20

     Riders: Malalotja to Pine Valley or Malalotja to Mhlambanyatsi
     Non-Riders: AM -- Malalotja National Park; PM -- at leisure
     Accommodation: Forester's Arms Hotel (https://www.forestersarms.co.za)


Monday, 5/21

     Riders: Mhlambanyatsi to Nkonyeni
     Non-Riders: Community work at Nkonyeni
     Accommodation: Nkonyeni Golf Estate
    ( www.nkonyenigroup.co.za/accommodation)

Tuesday, 5/22

     Riders: Circuit ride around Nkonyeni
     Non-Riders: Community work at Nkonyeni
     Accommodation: Nkonyeni Golf Estate

Wednesday, 5/23

     Riders: Kaphunga to Lavumisa
     Non-Riders: Community work in Kaphunga
     Accommodation: Royal Jozini Game Reserve (http://www.royaljozini.com)

Thursday, 5/24

    Riders: Circuit ride to explore Royal Jozini or join non-riders
    Non-Riders: Community work in Lavumisa
    Accommodation: Royal Jozini Game Reserve

Friday, 5/25 - Saturday, 5/26


Sunday, 5/27

     AM: Explore Royal Jozini Reserve or fish in Jozini Dam
     PM and Saturday: MTN Bushfire, Africa's most vibrant festival of music and the arts.
     A portion of every ticket sold is donated to Young Heroes
     Accommodation: Lugogo Sun

    Stay to enjoy the final afternoon of MTN Bushfire or return to USA.



$2000 all inclusive of food, drink, lodging (double accommodations), ground transport, bike rental, guide fees and Bushfire. Price does not include the following costs:

  • Airfare. Because some guests prefer to use frequent flier miles, we ask you to make your own air reservations. We'll provide you with the flight information round-trip from New York.
  • Airline fee for transporting bicycle if you bring your own; $200 discount off trip price for those who bring their own bikes
  • Personal incidentals

PLEDGE: All participants are asked to pledge to try to raise $10,000 for the orphans. The minimum contribution to raise in order to participate is $2,500.

DEADLINE: We ask that you reserve your space by January 30, 2018. A deposit of $1,000 is due upon reservation.

Spots are limited, so reserve your place now on the "Register" page. If you have questions or want more information, call Young Heroes at (413) 586-2953 or email stevekallaugher@youngheroes.org.sz.

* Proposed itinerary, subject to modification as necessary.

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