PERU MOUNTAIN BIKE TOUR OPERATOR
LIMA BIKE TOURS
CUSCO BIKE TOURS
AREQUIPA BIKE TOURS
ICA & NASCA BIKE TOURS
PUNO BIKE TOUR
PERU JUNGLE BIKE TOUR
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PERU ADVENTURE TOURS
runs Mountain bike trips all over Peru
for a range of abilities and ages. Our clients range from 18 to 65 year old enthusiasts. Children are welcome on our tours and all of our route plans can be adapted for families. Generally we cycle in places where a variety of routes are possible, meaning that tours of mixed ability can ride together and if people want to stretch themselves there are always single track route available.
We are specialist operating bike tours
in the south of Peru from Lima
and the south jungle (Manu
and Puerto Maldonado
Depending on the tour you take we stay in tents or hostels. All of our trips run with a 4X4
back up vehicle to carry our provisions and to take people and bikes
when necessary. On the longer tours we normally get up at 7am, eat breakfast in restaurants or cooked by our cook.
We bike between 8am and 3/4pm. A reasonable level of fitness is necessary for long distances and high passes as La Raya (4200) and Huaylla Huaylla pass (5100m) located between Cusco and Puerto Maldonado Jungle
. In Arequipa region exist many places to practice cross country, downhill and uphill in the Colca canyon
, Misti volcano
, Salinas lagoon
and countryside bike tour.
Cusco region offer great places to do downhill as from Cusco
to Machu Picchu
in 4 days, this trip is combined with trekking in dense cloud forest. Also has nice downhill from the high Andes to the Jungle to Puerto Maldonado
or Manu National Park
Nasca region has one of the largest (105km) and not popular downhill beginnings in the National Reserve of Pampas Galeras
4200m and descend on spectacular route through mountainous range till Nasca Valley 600m.
All our tour runs with the best available new GIANT / TREK / GT / CANNONDALE Mountain bikes (See the BIKE COMPONENTS
), good maintenance and the best Shimano DEORE gear.
WHAT TO EXPECT OF TRIP
A full day or weeks of mountain biking through the mountainous range of the Andes, vast desert landscape or gladding of dense cloud forest or Amazon jungle
gives everyone new perspective of natural wonders. Seeing wildlife of flora and fauna, lodging in remote village or camping bellow starry sky. Adventurous can image the most unknown single tracks, dirt and bumpy road where is possible to test the most professional MTB
. Other itineraries include incredible geology like slot canyons or even natural hot springs. Also include visit to the historic sites like Inca remains.
TOUR GUIDE SUPPORT
PERU ADVENTURE TOURS
guides are not only experienced outdoors people, but they are also excellent backcountry chefs and skilled cyclists. They will be happy to give advice on riding technique, identify plants and wildflowers, discuss geologic theories, or showing diversity of culture and ancient traditions of Peru
Our supporting 4WD
carry all camping gear (tents & mattresses – sleeping bags). 4 capacity tents will be for two bikers. Comfort sleeping bag (-15°C) to support extreme temperature. We also provide double thickness foam sleeping mattresses.
CONTROLLING THE CHALLENGE
Whatever type of cyclist you are, everyone is usually a bit apprehensive on the first day of riding. Will the group be too fast? Or will it be too slow? Will the terrain be too technical? Or will it be too easy? Some of our trips are perfect for those new to cycling, while others will be challenging for even the most experienced riders. We will help you choose, and once you begin the trip, you will find your own pace with just the right amount of challenge.
A biking vacation is a great way to improve your skills and your fitness level.
THE MENU IN OUR CAMPING TOUR
Food is one thing we take pretty seriously. Our support vehicle carries a full kitchen equipment, dinning gear (tent & chairs and camp tables) and food keeping in giant coolers.
PERU ADVENTURE TOURS
menu is healthy and abundant. All our ingredients are fresh and plentiful prepared by our excellent backcountry chefs.
Include pancakes and sausage, eggs, toast or fresh local break, fruit salad, fruit juice, yogurt with cereal, coffee, hot chocolate and tea are also available.
Often include cheese, ham or avocado sandwiches, fruit juice, bananas, chocolates and energy bars. We also serve hot food reach in calories and according the vegetarian requesting.
Include mostly hot soups with lots fresh
vegetable or creams (asparragus, mushroom, tomato or vegetables). For main dish we serve pastas with bolognesa sauce, or the favorite Lomo Saltado (Peruvian food) comes with fry potatoes, onion, tomatoes, and pieces of chicken or beef accompanied with portion of rice.
We other main dishes prepared with Peruvian ingredients according the zone were we cycle.
Desserts and hot drink
The favorite is Mazamorra Morada is typical delicious Peruvian dessert prepared with juice and flour of back corn, cinnamons, pineapple and honey or tasty sweet milk. Also we serve chocolate fondue, hot carrot cake or Peruvian oven brownies. Hot drink can be Mate de Coca, tea make of coca leaf is good for digestion and high altitude.
Special diets request
Are no problem, just let us know on the registration Form you will find in your confirmation package. We never forget the vegetarian people are many available vegetarian foods.
Our long bike tour includes stay in basic, standard or in luxury hotels according your request. Also we spend some night in basic lodgings or stay with local family’s hospitality in a remote village, where the locals live without electricity and hot shower. For that place we strongly recommend to bring your own headlamp, and all you need to be adapted in the conditions of the zone.
MAKING A RESERVATION
When you make your decision to book one of bike tour, call us to confirm your choice and reserve your spot with a 80% bank deposit per person. Your final balance can be paid directly before the tour start or in our local office in Arequipa
For more information about the tour or you request a new date to departure for this tour, please contact us....
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