Africa

Rich in exceptional wildlife, breathtaking African landscapes and ancient cultures, Africa has long attracted adventurers, traders and explorers. African safari, golden savannahs, unearthly deserts of Africa, and steamy rainforests set the stage for some of the greatest wildlife spectacles on earth. Experience the wild and rugged landscapes of Africa from the seat of your bike.

Africa is a continent that gets under your skin and feeds the soul. There can possibly be no greater experience than to journey through this continent with our expert travel guides, pausing for elephants as they cross the road, listening to the roar of lions at a remote Africa safari camp or watching whales breach 100 metres offshore, every day is an adventure in Africa.

Safari Africa

South Africa & Namibia: An amazing ride into Southern Africa including award winning game lodges, spectacular scenery and incredible riding

10th May 2024 to 25th May 2024
10th May 2025 to 25th May 2025
15 Days

Spain Portugal and Morocco

Spain, Portugal and Morocco: Explore Southern Europe and Northern Africa, a ride from the hills of Lisbon to the sands of the Sahara

1st Sep 2024 to 22nd Sep 2024
27th Sep 2024 to 18th Oct 2024
1st Sep 2025 to 22nd Sep 2025
27th Sep 2025 to 18th Oct 2025
21 Days

Ultimate Africa

South & Central Africa: From the southernmost tip of the African continent to north of the Equator, this exploratory expedition delves into hidden Africa

13th Jul 2025 to 6th Oct 2025
85 Days

Kruger & The Garden Route

South Africa & the Garden Route: Go “on safari” and discover this epic wildlife, history and landscapes

13th Oct 2024 to 31st Oct 2024
13th Oct 2025 to 31st Oct 2025
18 Days

Absolute Africa

South & Central Africa: Go on safari as we visit world renown national parks teeming with wildlife all the while we exploring the mountian passes and coastal roads of Africa

27th Aug 2025 to 6th Oct 2025
37 Days

Gorillas and Game Parks

South & Central Africa: From the southernmost tip of the African continent to north of the Equator, this exploratory expedition delves into the hidden Africa

13th Jul 2025 to 28th Aug 2025
45 Days
Compass Expeditions Brochure

Compass Expeditions Brochure

Download the latest brochure and peruse our Bike & 4WD Adventure Tours in detail – 64 pages of detail on the wonderful tours we offer around this beautiful planet. Whether you’re up for a short jaunt or read to embark on an epic journey, you’re practically guaranteed to find something here that takes your fancy.

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Blog

Land of the “Rising Sun” – Week Two

“Standing at the train station watching bullet trains blast through travelling at least 150kph was strangely thrilling. We were waiting to catch a Shinkansen into Hiroshima. After a 40-minute SuperExpress ride racing through the countryside we met our guide, Pancho, at the train station.” Join Compass Co-Founder Mick McDonald on the second and final leg …

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Compass 2023: Reunion Report

November 11th & 12th saw the 2023 Compass Expeditions Reunion converge on Albury, New South Wales. And what a great catch-up we had with customers from all over the country that have travelled with us in all corners of the world! We were treated to a very warm Saturday ride, out of town and along …

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Land of the “Rising Sun” – Week One

I knew we were in for a treat when we landed at Haneda International Airport in Tokyo watching as a smartly dressed baggage handler caught each bag, as it came off the baggage carousel chute, then either spun them around or flipped them over to make removing your bag from the carousel easy, it’s the …

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