DOWNHILL MTB FROM ABRA MALAGA TO SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS $180 USD Per Person
Recommended For Experienced Mountain Bikers - Pure Downhill - Full Day Guided Tour
At 8AM pick up from your hotel and travel thought the Sacred Valley
of the Incas, such as Chincheros, Urubamaba and Ollantaytambo. Arrival at a spot passed Abra Malaga (4350m) where we gathered the bikes, after unloading the bikes and performing a final safety check we will embark on headed downhill on windy road using the same road we travelled on the way up. For unexperience mountain bikers are clear to ride along the road, adventurous biker can take much single truck, were also used for the Peruvian round of the Megavalanche Downhill competition. On the way down we pass some more Inca ruins, built around 16th century.
The descent to Ollantaytambo will be achieved in approximately two hours or more depending on the number of photos you take. In Ollantaytambo we will have lunch and afterwards we can explore the town and the incredible constructions, of the Inca architects and builders, surrounding this location.
Free time to walk around this Inca town to get you lunch - The last section to ride the bike will be from Ollantaytambo to Urubamba on paved road for about 2 hours - Around 4PM transfer to your hotel in Cusco
and end of service before it gets dark.
ABRA MALAGA DOWNHILL INCLUDES
- Pick up and transfer from hotel to Abra Malaga
- Experienced English-Speaking MT bike guide
- GT - TREK - BIANCHI MT bikes in maintenace (full disc brake)
- Windproof and full-finger glove which can also be worn during the cold season or high altitudes
- Helmet; light ventilated and comfortable for your head
- Plenty of snack and drinking water during the biking trip
- Buffet lunch will be included in Ollantaytambo or Urubamba
- Repair kits and new parts
- Bottle of oxygen and first aid kit for all participants and our cam staff (Private VIP Service)
The bikers wants to get a FULL SUSPENSION Mountain bike we will charge the trip cost with $25 USD more for each bike/day. The FULL SUSPENSION Mountain bike is available only for experienced downhill bikers.
If you book Private VIP Service, the departure of the tour can be modify according your requesting.
|TOUR SCHEDULE & COST 2015
(April - Nov)
|DOWNHILL MTB FROM ABRA MALAGA TO SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS $180 USD Per Person
Recommended For Experienced Mountain Bikers - Pure Dwonhill - Full Day Tour
|Backpacker Service (Join a group - Public Bus)
1 to more participants $180 USD each
Private VIP Service (Private Guide & Van)
2 participants $245 USD each
3-4 participants $205 USD each
5 to more participants $170 USD each
|Discount 3%: South American Explorers Club Members
Discount 5%: Tour Operators or Travel Agencies Only
Students: $5 USD discount only with valid green ISIC card
|Organized Groups: We offer private and any time departure
|Group size: 6 participants per each tour guide and van.
|BOOK HERE: We highly recommend make reservation prior you arrive to Peru
All prices stated above are subject to change.
Exchange rate $1USD = S/. 3.02 (rate may vary daily).
- Travel insurance
- Tip for guide and camp staff
- Sun glasses
- Cycling shoes
- Camel bag
- Extra clothes to change after the tour
December to April. Some days are with blue sky permiting downhill cycle on this zone.
BEST TIME FOR CYCLE
After rain season (April to July) the mountains are completely covered with snow and the slops are cover with new vegetation making more nice for pictures.
ADVICE FOR BIKERS
Normal physical conditions and summer clothes, bikers require good acclimatization over 3500m. One day before all the bikers will have meeting with the mountain bike guide at our office or in the hotel, who will give a BRIEFING about this bike trip and also you can check the quality of bikes and gear will be used on this trip.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING/CARRY
- Small backpack
- Good rain gear for hard rain, the weather change very fast even the dry season
- Tennis shoes or biking shoes
- One complete change of clothing
- Hat or cap to protect you from the sun
- Sun block (sun protection cream)
- Insect repellent
- Selection of small snacks, chocolate, dried fruit, biscuits etc,
- Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries
- Extra money (soles)
ABRA MALAGA WEATHER CONDITIONS
For more information about the weather on Abra Malaga and around Cusco region CLICK HERE.
For more information about the tour or you request a new date to departure for this tour, please contact us....
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