Join David Reeves of Ride The World (Australia) as he rides to American West Coast and experiences sunsets over the Pacific instead of the sunrises we have in Australia.
Listen to the ocean breeze whispering past your helmet and you get in touch with your inner ‘Beachboy’ as we feel the good vibrations from the motorcycles as we cruise the Pacific Coastline.
This 15 days coastal cruisin’ starts in Seattle, home to many iconic American brands and our Summer Days riding ends at Redondo Beach, California. Along the way we see the towns and major with time to see what they have to offer.
On this tour., we will experience another of America special roads.
Thursday 12 July 2018 – Seattle, WA Arrival = 0 miles / 0 kilometres
Your tour begins with your arrival in Seattle, Washington, the emerald of the Pacific Northwest. With its distinct city skyline featuring the world renowned Space Needle, its vibrant down-town district, and regal Mount Rainier looming in the distance, this is the perfect place to begin a monumental motorcycle trip! At the tour hotel you will get a chance to meet your fellow riders as the ride of a lifetime is about to start!
Friday 13 July 2018 – Seattle, WA to Lake Quinault, WA = 155 miles / 248 kilometres
Saturday 14 July 2018 -Quinault, WA to Ocean Shores, WA = 160 miles / 256 kilometres
Sunday 15 July 2018 – Ocean Shores, WA to Seaside, OR = 131 miles / 209 kilometres
Monday 16 July 2018 – Seaside, OR to Newport, OR – 109 miles / 174 kilometres
Beautiful is the only way to describe this day’s ride. Ride along the colorful cliffs of the Pacific Coast Highway with the surf to your right and the hills to your left. This is what rider’s paradise looks like!
Tuesday 17 July 2018 – Newport, OR at leisure = 0 miles / 0 kilometres
Time out to relax and enjoy what the area has to offer.
Wednesday 18 July 2018 – Newport, OR to Crescent City, CA = 231 miles / 370 kilometres
Thursday 19 July 2018 – Crescent City, CA to Shelter Cove, CA = 172 miles / 275 kilometres
Friday 20 July 2018 – Shelter Cove, CA to Mendocino, CA = 101 miles / 162 kilometres
If you can wake up early enough before we hit the road for the day, wander out to the rocky coastline with your binoculars to catch a glimpse of the whales native to those parts of the Pacific. Late risers, not to worry, the day’s ride will be just as exciting as we make our way south toward Mendocino, California. We’ll pass by Fort Bragg with its picturesque coastline, rugged terrain, and sapphire blue waves crashing against us. Finally we’ll finish off the day arriving in Mendocino California, a haven for the artistically inclined. Spend the evening walking around the small downtown district dotted with art and music shops, “mom and pop” restaurants, and charming Bed and Breakfasts.
Saturday 21 July 2018 – Mendocino, CA to San Francisco, CA = 155 miles / 248 kilometres
Sunday 22 July 2018 – San Francisco, CA = 0 miles / 0 kilometres
When you wake up in this beautiful city, you will finally understand why Tony Bennett left his heart in San Francisco. The City by the Bay boasts more attractions, quaint shops and restaurants, and sites to see than possible to fit in our short stay. Make sure you visit Ghirardelli Square, one of the most popular attractions in San Francisco where street performers will entertain you as you peak your head into small shops and street cafes famous for some of the best seafood dishes in the world. Feel free to hop on one of the street trolleys that are a moving landmark and are the heartbeat of this incredible city!
Monday 23 July 2018 – San Francisco, CA to Monterey, CA = 120 miles / 192 kilometres
Tuesday 24 July 2018 – Monterey, CA to Prismo Beach, CA = 157 miles / 251 kilometres
We’ve said it once and we’ll say it again: it’s hard to believe that the scenery can become more beautiful, but this is one breathtaking ride! Today we’ll follow along the acclaimed Highway 1 forward Pismo Beach California with the mountains on our left and the Pacific Ocean on our right. Soak up the California sun and cruise along with the salty sea breeze against your skin as re ride past Big Sur, California. It is at this point where the Santa Lucia Mountains meet the Pacific Ocean creating one of the most beautiful stretches of California coastline. Today surely promises warm breezes and exquisite sunsets as this destination provides the perfect tranquil setting with its majestic cliffs and soothing surf.
Wednesday 25 July 2018 – Prismo Beach, CA to Los Angeles CA = 176 miles / 282 kilometres
Today we say farewell to Pismo Beach and set out sights on Southern California, home of The Beach Boys, Hollywood, some of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the entire country! Lunch today in Santa Barbara, California, referred to by many as the “American Riviera” due to its similar climate and geography to the French and Italian Rivieras. . Chrome has never looked so good as when it rolls into Redondo Beach, California. Waving goodbye to Santa Barbara, we cruise the Pacific Coast Highway into Redondo Beach on our last day of riding on this incredible tour. Blend in with locals as we kick off our boots and swap our riding gear for swimmers. Enjoy the easy livin’ and the Redondo Beach lifestyle as we spend our last night together remembering all of the fun we’ve had along the way.
Thursday 26 July 2018 – Los Angeles CA = 0 miles / 0 kilometres
Guided Tour – 1667 miles = 2667 kilometres
2018 – 11 July from Seattle, Washington State.
We can arrange flights and Travel Insurance at an additional price.
2 people 1 motorcycle 1 shared room = US$4550.00 per person
2 people 2 motorcycles 1 shared room = US$5964 per person
1 person 1 motorcycle 1 single room = US$8011.00 per person
* As at 16 December 2016.
Tour Code: 0212176607
Comments or questions are welcome.
Comments or questions are welcome.