PAMPAS GALERAS NATIONAL RESERVE - DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKING TOUR $145 USD Per Person

3600m Of Pure Downhill Ride Style - Full Day Adventure Tour

The downhill Mountain Bike Ride Style is dedicated 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 Tours 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.
Pampas Galeras Downhill Mountain Bike Tour

TOUR ITINERARY

NAZCA - PAMPAS GALERAS - TORO MUERTO CANYON - VILLA TAMBO - SOL DE ORO GOLD MINING

At 6AM we leave from your hotel and 2 hours travel in our four wheel drive vehicle by the highway to Cusco up to 4400m located at the 105 km. There is the flat land and highets point (4800m) to begin our adventure full day Mt. biking tour. Here we will appreciate this amazing national reserve of Vicuñas, we do a short walk getting aclimatization and pictures from these animals and also, our guide will show us everything and give us a completely explain about the bike gears. After a good hot and energetic breakfast we will be ready to enjoy this trip.
At 10AM everybody have the helmet, glove testing the bikes and beginning the downhill Mt biking by asphalt serpentine route on the mountains, trying to go faster than the Vicuñas running away from us, most of the bikers ride between 35 - 50 kPH. The spectacular views of Andean Condor, flying close to our head, on this trip we will ride the Mt. bikes in the small canyons, over the mountains, feeling different temperatures from the Andes to the cost. The asphalt route is for people who want to go as fastest as possible, but there are single tracks cutting the serpentine, that's are for adventurous people who want to feel the adrenaline breaking hard, jumping and hitting the rocks on the dirt tracks.
At 3PM after the 5 hours riding, 3800m descending on the bike and 105 km distance we will back to Nasca and will have a delicious lunch included a nice refreshing in the swim pool to spend rest of your time of this day.
Pampas Galeras View

PAMPAS GALERAS NATIONAL RESERVE - DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKING TOUR INCLUDES

  1. Official English-Speaking guide
  2. Private supporting vehicle (Private Service only)
  3. Public bus service (Backpacker Service)
  4. GT - TREK - BIANCHI MT bikes in maintenace (full disc brakes)
  5. Helmet; light ventilated and comfortable for your head
  6. Gloves; windproof and full-finger glove which can also be worn during the cold season or high altitudes
  7. Entrance to the National reserve
  8. Oxygen bottle and first aid kit
  9. Repair Kit and new parts
  10. See our Mountain Bike Components... CLICK HERE
TOUR SCHEDULE & COST 2014
DATE TOUR COST
Any day
(April - November)
PAMPAS GALERAS NATIONAL RESERVE - DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKING TOUR $145 USD Per Person

3600m Of Full Downhill Ride Style- Full Day Adventure Tour

Backpacker Service (public bus)
1 to more paticipants $145 USD each

Private Service (private van/guide)
2 participants $238 USD each
3-4 paticipants $192 USD each
5 to more participants $150 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 tour and at any time departure
Group size: 6 participants per tour guide - We need minimum 2 participants
BOOK HERE: We highly recommend make reservation 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. Travel insurance
  2. Alcoholic drinks
  3. Hotel in Nasca
  4. Breakfast or lunch
  5. Tip for guide and camp staff
  6. Sun glasses
  7. Binoculares
  8. Cycling shoes
  9. Camel bag, can be hired in our local office in Arequipa $3 USD per day

HOW TO BOOK THIS TRIP WITH PERU ADVENTURE TOURS?

To visit Peru through one of our tours you must make a reservation in advance.
We can help you to book your tour in 5 easy steps.
1. Send an enquiry
Use one of our e-mails mentioned at the bottom of each page of our website. You must need to be clear with your questions about the tour you like to book. We will appreciate if you add the tour link to be booked and will be easier for us to help you.
You need to fill up the date of the tour? How many people? What level/category of hotel? What type of room? And other specifications will be better and our experienced and professional travel advisor will customize a tour to fit your exact needs.
Also you can contact our office at 0051 (0)54 221658 or 0051 (0)54 973842688 to check availability for the requested tour. All reservation needs to make by e-mail at peruadventurestours@hotmail.com
2. Get a Quote
Our professional travel advisors will send you the best quote according your requested tour. The tour quote vary according the length of the tour, the accommodation, the sightseeing, meals, public or private transportation, air fares, equipments, etc.
3. Amend your tour for FREE
Our tip advisor will proposed you the acting tour plan within 24 hours or less, which you can further discuss the entire tour plan to suite your satisfactory. So feel free to express your wants, and take good advantages of your personal travel advisor's experience and advice.
Here you can further discuss all the details of the tour plan until you are totally satisfied with it.
4. Confirm & pay deposit of 50% at booking time
A payment of 50% deposit of the total amount must be paid to us at booking time. The balance is to be paid in full on your arrival date or just before to begin the tour (meeting day). If we receive your booking for less than 10 days prior to the tour start date, might we will ask for payment to be made in full once you confirm the tour, ask for this before you book the tour.
To find full information of our payment methods click on PAYMENT GUIDE.
5. Final Payment & Enjoy your tour
The final payment can be paid in different ways according each tour booked. One way when we meet you at the airport of Lima after your arrive to Peru. Other way is when we meet at your hotel one day before to start the service/tour, we use this method especially for people booking some hiking and climbing tours because we need to check the equipments as tents, ice axe, sleeping bags, etc. Normally the meeting time happens one day before depart between 6 to 8pm at the lobby of your hotel.
The final way is contacting the travelers just few minutes before to begin the service/trip; this can be at the hotel, airport, bus station or in our local offices.
After you confirm the booking form and the first deposit we will e-mail you mentioned how which option we will chose to arrange the final balance of the trip.
NOTE: Some tours can be booked directly in our local offices in Cusco or Arequipa. If there is availability for the requested tour will be a pleasure to fit you on the tour and you can pay the full amount in US dollars cash or local currency (soles). We will help you, we will fit you on the tour ONLY if we have place. Ofcourse we DON'T guarantee any last moment departs. We really recommend making your reservation in advance and we will guarantee depart of the service/tour.
IMPORTANTE: Before you book this tour and arrange the first payment of this tour read our TERMS & CONDITIONS.

RAIN SEASON

December to March. Some days are with blue sky permiting to cycle this zone.

BEST TIME FOR CYCLE

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 good acclimatization over 2500m. 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 (45lt)
  2. Rain jacket or poncho, plastic ponchos can be purchased in Nazca (just in the rain season Dec - April)
  3. Strong comfortable and waterproof footwear
  4. Sweater and jacket (something warm)
  5. Bottle of water, in the colca canyon you can buy driking water in every village
  6. Sunglass to protect your eyes from sun and wind
  7. Hat or cap to protect you from the sun
  8. Sun block (sun protection cream)
  9. Selection of small snacks, chocolate, dried fruit, biscuits etc
  10. Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries
CONTACT US
For more information about the tour or you request a new date to departure for this tour, please contact us....

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