Patacancha 1d – Mountain Bike in the Sacred Valley: Taray – Chinchero – Yucay

This tour allows you to discover the sacred valley of the Incas in a different way. You follow a bicycle route along the Urubamba River, crossing several small typical towns. An ideal path for lovers of nature combined with culture willing to try an alternative way of getting to know the valley that delights in the landscape scene that the circuit offers us.

ITINERARY

Bike tour along some 60k on the Sacred Valley of the Inkas. The tour starts from your hotel in Cusco. Transfer to the summit on Abra Corao 3,800m, to start the bike ride mostly downhill on paved road at the beginning and on the ancient dirt road following the Sacred Valley next to Vilcanota river passing by Andean villages: Taray, Pisac (market), Paullo, Coya, Macay, Lamay, Tarabambilla, Calca, Huycho and Huallabamba. Then the ride continues on the paved road to Yucay and finally Urubamba.

This bike tour provides you the great opportunity of personal connection with nature and the superb beauty of the Andean scenery and live authentic cultural immersion with local people and villages visited.

Handcraft makers workshops are visited to learn about the ancient techniques for weaving and pottery production, also Andean livestock facilities where they grow alpacas and llamas, and on the farming fields will see the people on their traditional agriculture duties.

Break for open lunch in a recommended place.

Afternoon approx. 5pm return trip to Cusco on the support vehicle.

Duration: 1 full day

Location: NW Cusco

Level of dificulty: Moderate

Type of terrain – road: Dirt road. Cross country

Best time of the year: All year long

Appox. Total biking dist: 60 k

Alt. Range meters: 2900 – 3800 metres

Mode: Supported

Departure time: 08:00 hrs

Return time: 17:00 hrs

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PRICE PER PERSON 2019 IN PRIVATE SERVICE ACCORDING GROUP SIZE:

  • 2 pax: US$ 199.00 per person

  • 3 pax: US$ 163.00 per person

  • 4 pax: US$ 145.00 per person

  • 5 pax: US$ 134.00 per person

  • 6 pax: US$ 127.00 per person

  • 7 – 10pax: US$ 130.00 per person

  • 11 + pax: US$ 120.0 per person

MAKE A RESERVATION

INCLUDES:

  • Transport

  • Expert English / Spanish speaking guide.

  • Mountain bike

  • Helmet and gloves

  • Entrancee to all mentioned places

  • Box lunch

NO INCLUDED:

  • Tips

WE RECOMMEND TO BRING

  • Wear sport clothing and bring a windstopper jacket.

  • Sunscreen

  • Sun glasses.

  • Small backpack

  • Extra money