BIKE TOUR TO MORAY AGRICULTURE TERRACING & MARAS SALT MINES $165 USD Per Person

Cycling The Inca Land - Full Day Adventure Tour

Maras& Moray For all mountain biking lovers, Peru has one of the largest networks of Inca remains and following the innumerable trails that connect with the most amazing sites in the Cusco, Puno, Nasca, Lima, Arequipa, Paracas, passing through remote villages out of the reach of motorised vehicles, and having the chance to get know local Andean communities and learn their amazing life style. Mountain Biking is a relatively new sport in Peru, but new routes are rapidly being opened up, many of which offer excellent opportunities to ride.
For the more adventurous people, we arrange long biking trips. We are best undertaken and an experienced tour operator providing professional guides and bicycle equipment as well as the necessary supporting 4WD vehicles.
We have cycle trips from 1 up to more days designed to get the most out of your holiday. Beginning in the high Andes and descending into the Amazon jungle, we cycle from altitudes of 5000m to 600m. Biking on the single tracks, dirt roads, humid lands, frigid and warm climates, camping or spending in the local's family houses.

SACRED VALLEY BIKE TOUR ITINERARY

At 7am we pick you up from the hotel and travel by own private vehicle to Chincheros, which takes 40 minutes. Here we begin our cross country biking tour on the nice Andean landscape. We visit Lake Huaypo, Maras-Moray, Salt mining and finally enjoy doing downhill biking to Urubamba in the Sacred Valley. Maras is an Inca settlement, and is a place named Salineras, are extensive terracing salt areas, controlled, and used since before Inca days. This trip is for beginners, and experience bikers, you can choose to ride in asphalt road, dirt road and single trucks. Will be a nice experience mixing the sport and knowledge of the Inca culture. After 5 hours biking 35km stopping at different view points. The lunch is at Urubamba and then back to Cusco.

BIKE TOUR TO MORAY AGRICULTURE TERRACING & MARAS SALT MINES INCLUDES

  1. Private supporting vehicle (Private Service only)
  2. Public bus transfer (Backpacker Service only)
  3. English-Speaking MT bike guide
  4. GT/TREK/BIANCHI/CANNONDALE Mountian bikes in good maintenace (full disc brake)
  5. Windproof and full-finger glove which can also be worn during the cold season or high altitudes
  6. Helmet; light ventilated and comfortable for your head
  7. 1 lunch in the sacred valley of the Incas
  8. Plenty of snack and drinking water keep in cooler
  9. Entrance fee to every archaeological sites, according the program (some tour operators don't include this ticket)
  10. Repair kits and new parts
  11. Bottle of oxygen and first aid kit for all participants and our cam staff
  12. Food for our camp staff (guide and driver)

RECOMMENDATION
If this is your first time going to the Andes or High Mountains we recommend getting information about the ALTITUDE SICKNESS, see below some websites recommend by High Mountain doctors and scientists from over the world.
ISMM – International Society For Mountain Medicine
MEDEX – Medical Expeditions


See our Mountain Bike Components... CLICK HERE

TOUR SCHEDULE & COST 2012
DATE TOUR COST
Any day
(April - November)
BIKE TOUR TO MORAY AGRICULTURE TERRACING & MARAS SALT MINES $165 USD Per Person

Cycling The Inca Land - Full Day Adventure Tour

Backpacker Service (group -Public bus)
1 to more participants $165 USD each

Private Service (Private van & guide)
2 participants $229 USD each
3-4 participants $187 USD each
5 to more participants $165 USD each
Discount: $5 USD of discount for South American Explorers Club Members
Discount 3%: Tour Operators or Travel Agencies Only
Students: $5 USD of discount only with valid green ISIC card
Organized Groups: We offer private and any time departure
Group size: 6 participants per guide
BOOK HERE: We highly recommended to book space prior you arrive to Peru
All prices stated above are subject to change.
Exchange rate $1 USD = S/. 3.02 (rate may vary daily).

NOT INCLUDED

  1. Soft and alcoholic drinks
  2. Hotel in Cusco
  3. Breakfast or lunch
  4. Tips for guide and camp staff
  5. Sun glasses
  6. Cycling shoes

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This site is operated by PERU ADVENTURE TOURS a legally constituted company to the Peruvian government, which operates from offices in Arequipa and Cusco in Peru. In accordance with the relevant statutory provisions referred in Peru Tourism law, its regulations, its decrees and other legislation applicable in both the country and abroad are issued these general conditions and responsibility as outlined below, which govern the provision of services on the one hand between the passenger or user of services "CLIENT", by other hand the "TRAVEL AGENCY" by the other hand the entities of the service providers such as airlines, hotels, restaurants, transport, guides and other tourism-related services and in connection with this contract.
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RAIN SEASON

December to March. Some days are with blue sky permiting to cycle this zone.
After rain season (April to June) 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 minimum of acclimatization over 3000m. 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

  1. Small backpack
  2. Rain jacket or poncho (December - April)
  3. Tennis shoes
  4. One complete change of clothing
  5. Bottel of water
  6. Flashlight and batteries
  7. Hat or cap to protect you from the sun
  8. Sun block (sun protection cream)
  9. Insect repellent
  10. Selection of small snacks, chocolate, dried fruit, biscuits etc,
  11. Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries
  12. Sunglasses
  13. Extra money (soles)
CONTACT US
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