Bike Peru- Bolivia
This varied adventure gives you the opportunity to explore bustling colourful Andean markets and villages of rural, Bolivia and Peru and to discover the mysteries of the Inca Empire, still alive today. The tour has been designed for those keen on Mountain Biking at a medium pace with a mix of biking and sightseeing through some of the more remote but spectacular parts of the Andes .You should be of good fitness and capable of biking 50-60 km in a day. There is a back up support vehicle if you do not feel like biking all the way or prefer to sightsee. We will be biking at altitudes between 500m up to 4700m in La Paz, the highest point.
We start in La Paz which has some incredible downhill rides .There is the option to travel to "Salar de Uyuni", the largest & highest salt lake in the world. Stay in a hotel made entirely out of salt! La Paz for the world's most spectacular downhill ride, 65km from 4700m down to 1200m. Incredible variety !
Our journey then takes us across Lake Titicaca and the altiplano to the charming colonial city of Cuzco – Heart of the Inca Empire. Wonder at the remarkable monument of Sacsayhuaman, villages of Chinchero and Ollantaytambo and Pisaq. Explore the Sacred Valley by bike. Marvel at the fine workmanship and location of magical Machu Picchu. There is an opportunity for the 1 day Inca Trail hike.
Ride the eastern slopes of the Andes to the Cloud Forest and down to the Lowland Rainforest of the Manu Biosphere Reserve.
- ALL transport (boats, buses, taxis, trains, etc.).
- Tips (allow USD100), Insurance, Laundry, Personal Spending, Medical Expenses.