SEF Translate FREE


Mountain Bike

Suarez Canyon Biking Tour, 1 Day

This is a great mix of adrenaline downhill and leg pumping cross country riding. On our way we will enjoy rich Andean valleys, fertile lands of great natural beauty and a glimpse of the traditional Colombian way of life. Our 50km mountain biking flagship tour is always supported by a 4×4 vehicle.

Trip Highlights

  • An awesome mix of downhill and cross country on tracks, tarmac and single track (optional)
  • Bike in diverse and scenic natural environments
  • Explore incredibly preserved colonial towns
  • Discover the amazing Suarez Canyon
  • Enjoy lunch on the banks of the Rio Suarez or in Yariguies National Park (depending on the season)

Itinerary

We start the day at 6,000 feet (2,000 meters) high above the colonial town of Barichara. Descending 25km of downhill biking to the base of the majestic Suarez Canyon we pass through gorgeous landscape, you will see the regions´ woods, forests and agriculture. We tour the famous town of Barichara by bike over hand-carved stone streets. Once you have seen the cathedral, the spectacular viewpoints and the colonial architecture you will understand why Barichara is called ‘The most beautiful pueblo in Colombia’. Lunch is either served on the banks of the Rio Suarez or at an incredible viewpoint in the Yariguies National Park, overlooking the canyon and the waterfalls cascading from its ridgelines. After lunch, we downhill some more before starting 15kms of rolling cross country bike riding through spectacular Colombian countryside. We finish with a swim and a celebratory beer after a full day of adventure!

Note: Rates per person based in groups of 4 passengers. If there are less than 4 passengers a supplement must be applied. Please get a quote from one of our travel specialist by filling out the form at the right side of this page.

INCLUDED
Professional, Multi-lingual Guides, Private Vehicle Support, Trek or Kona dual suspension bike, and full protective equipment (helmet, gloves, kneepads, elbow pads), big breakfast, hearty lunch, snacks and drinks. NB all food provided by Gringo Mike´s, San Gil

NOT INCLUDED:
Personal expenses, and tips.

NOTE
This itinerary is subject to change without notice due to seasonal changes and inclement weather conditions.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
TRAVEL TIME: Approx. 30mins out and 1h30mins back (depending on traffic)
ACTIVITY DURATION: 4 to 5 hours
SEASON: Year Round
ALTITUDE: 6560 ft – 3280 ft/ 2000 m – 1000 m above sea level.
WEATHER: Day 15-34ºC / 59-93ºF; Night 12-17ºC / 53-62ºF.
WHAT TO BRING: Hat, sun glasses, layered clothing, sunblock and insect repellent. A fresh change for the drive to the city is recommended.

Cross Country Biking Tour, 1 Day

This 50km tour covers the local área around San Gil and is a neat mix of downhill and leg pumping cross country riding. We start in the beautiful Mogotes Valley and descend 16km to Monas. From here we go along the valley to the Juan Curi waterfalls where we stop for a rest and enjoy the falls. Next we head to Valle de San Jose where we will taste the delicious local sausages for lunch. From Valle we head back to San Gil on the back roads ending up in the Barrio of Bella Isla.

Trip Highlights

  • An awesome mix of downhill and cross country on tracks, tarmac
  • Bike in diverse and scenic natural environments
  • Explore incredibly preserved colonial towns
  • Discover the amazing Valle Mogotes
  • Enjoy Local lunch in Valle de San Jose

INCLUDED
Professional, Multi-lingual Guides, Trek or Kona dual suspension bike, and full protective equipment (helmet, gloves, kneepads, elbow pads), hearty lunch, snacks and drinks.

NOT INCLUDED:
Personal expenses and tips.

NOTE
This itinerary is subject to change without notice due to seasonal changes and inclement weather conditions.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
TRAVEL TIME: Approx. 30mins out (depending on traffic)
ACTIVITY DURATION: 4 to 5 hours
SEASON: Year Round
ALTITUDE: 6560 ft – 3280 ft/ 2000 m – 1000 m above sea level.
WEATHER: Day 15-34ºC / 59-93ºF; Night 12-17ºC / 53-62ºF.
WHAT TO BRING: Hat, sun glasses, layered clothing, sunblock and insect repellent. A fresh change for the drive to the city is recommended.

Chicamocha Canyon and Jordan, 1 Day

This is one of Colombian Bike Junkie’s Flagship tours!

This spectacular ride starts at 6,000 feet (2,000 meters) and dives down into the second largest canyon in the world, the Chicamocha Canyon. Passing waterfalls, coffee and tobacco farms we ride to Jordan, a historic pueblo (town) 1000 feet above sea level. This is one place most tourists don’t have an opportunity to see. Here we stop and enjoy a fantastic lunch! Once your bellies are full and you have taken in the sunshine we hop in the 4×4 and climb out of this magnificent canyon to our final downhill destination. This is a fast and smooth sunset descent down to the gorgeous natural pools outside the town of Curiti. Here we have a celebratory beer and watch the gorgeous pink and purple sunset. This is a day that you will never forget of over 50 km of downhill riding and views to talk about for years to come.

Trip Highlights

  • Descent into and views of Chicamocha Canyon
  • The afternoon takes in the Valle de Curiti, ending at the Pescaderito pools
  • Learn about tobacco and fique fibre production in the valley
  • Fully supported by 4x4 vehicle

INCLUDED
Professional, Multi-lingual Guides, Private Vehicle Support, Trek or Kona dual suspension bike, and full protective equipment (helmet, gloves, kneepads, elbow pads), big breakfast, hearty lunch, snacks and drinks. NB all food provided by Gringo Mike´s, San Gil

NOT INCLUDED:
Personal expenses, and tips.

NOTE
This itinerary is subject to change without notice due to seasonal changes and inclement weather conditions.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
TRAVEL TIME: Approx. 30mins out and 30mins back

From Jordan to afternoon start 1h30min (depending on traffic)
ACTIVITY DURATION: 4 to 5 hours
SEASON: Year Round
ALTITUDE: 6560 ft – 3280 ft/ 2000 m – 1000 m above sea level.
WEATHER: Day 15-34ºC / 59-93ºF; Night 12-17ºC / 53-62ºF.
WHAT TO BRING: Hat, sun glasses, layered clothing, sunblock and insect repellent. A fresh change for the drive to the city is recommended.

Ubicacion

Redes Sociales