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7-Day Biking Tour: Coffee, Cultural and Cocora Valley from Pereira provided by RetroCiclas MTB Tours Colombia

7-Day Biking Tour: Coffee, Cultural and Cocora Valley from Pereira

7-Day Biking Tour: Coffee, Cultural and Cocora Valley from Pereira
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Know before you go
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Available languages
English, Spanish
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
What to expect
Difficulty level: 6 - 7 of 10 (medium/high) Day 1: Meet in Pereira. Transfer to Coffee Farm. (D) Pickup time: After 1:00 p.m. You will go by Jeep Willys to the coffee farm, outside of Pereira. This afternoon, you will experience everything about Colombian Coffee, the icon of our country. Every sense will come alive to listen to, smell, see, and taste one of the best coffees in the world. Day 2: Estación Pereira – The Route of the Local Means of Transport (B, L, D) Ride a bike through coffee cultivations in the Andes Mountains and descend to one of the most important rivers in Colombia – the Cauca River. There, embark the “Brujita” and a " Garrucha" – a native Colombian transportation -. Rest and walk approximately 30 minutes to a series of waterfalls, the ideal place to swim in cool, pristine waters. Day 3: Ulloa/Quimbaya – The Route of the Beautiful Valley (B, L, D) You will ride through three of the four departments that are part of the world heritage site, the Coffee Cultural Landscape, declared by UNESCO. It’s a day of changing landscapes that allow you to appreciate the agricultural, cultural and natural wealth of the Coffee Region.  Day 4: Filandia – The Route to the Quindío Lookout (B, L, D) This route, surrounded by coffee and plantain cultivations, will lead us to the municipality of Filandia, a small coffee producing, artisan village. In the afternoon, visit some artisan stores and walk through the streets of this traditional village. Day 5: Valle de Cocora y Salento – The Route of the Wax Palm Tree (B, L, D) Ride to Salento, famous for its original architecture represented in the Colonial houses and balconies of the town, as well as its artisan shops. After eating a delicious and typical lunch, perusing the streets of this beautiful town, then go to the Valle de Cocora, the door to Los Nevados National Natural Park. Day 6: Return to Pereira – Route of Happiness (B, L, D) Return to Pereira riding on a part of the highway, then on a rural road that will weave through many rural populations whose main economic activity is based on agriculture. You will be surrounded by eucalyptus trees, then cultivations – plantain, onion, tomato, and other vegetables, until you arrive to the city. Day 7: Pereira – Transfer (B) You have a free morning to enjoy the farm, surrounded by the beautiful sound of bird and an unparalleled landscape. You will begin the drive back to the airport or hotel in Pereira at 11:00am
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 26056P6
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
Accommodation in rural houses or coffee farms. • Private transport from Pereira by Willys Jeep (Traditional transport of the Coffee Region) • Pick up and drop-off the participants at the hotel or airport of Pereira. • All meals • Snacks and hydration (water) • Mountain bike hire: 26”, 27,5” or 29” rim • Safety helmet hire. • Technical and safety instruction • Waterproof layer in case of rain • Souvenir and digital photos of the activity • Hotel insurance and taxes • Insurance for adventure activities/medical assistance card • Bilingual (Spanish/English) guide specialized in nature and adventure activities
Exclusions
Air transportation to Pereira City • Expenses and services not specified in the plan
Duration
7 days
Departure details
Location Name: Hotels in Pereira
Pereira, Pereira, Risaralda Department
Inclusions
Accommodation in rural houses or coffee farms. • Private transport from Pereira by Willys Jeep (Traditional transport of the Coffee Region) • Pick up and drop-off the participants at the hotel or airport of Pereira. • All meals • Snacks and hydration (water) • Mountain bike hire: 26”, 27,5” or 29” rim • Safety helmet hire. • Technical and safety instruction • Waterproof layer in case of rain • Souvenir and digital photos of the activity • Hotel insurance and taxes • Insurance for adventure activities/medical assistance card • Bilingual (Spanish/English) guide specialized in nature and adventure activities
Exclusions
Air transportation to Pereira City • Expenses and services not specified in the plan
Departure details
Location Name: Hotels in Pereira
Pereira, Pereira, Risaralda Department
Duration
7 days
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not recommended for travellers with back problems
Not recommended for pregnant travellers
Recommendations:Wear light, comfortable clothing (Dry-Fit or cotton t-shirt, shorts or waterproof trousers, and a light jacket if you think you might be bothered by some mild cold)
Wear suitable shoes for cycling and/or walking (closed shoes such as sports shoes or boots; no sandals)
Bring a small backpack
Other optional items to bring: a hat, sunglasses, sunblock, insect repellent
Avoid excessive drinking the day before
Avoid staying up too late the night before
Do not take or buy alcoholic beverages or hallucinogenic substances on the trip
Do not drop litter or take flora and fauna home
Follow the requests and recommendations of the guides who accompany you on the tour
Mountain bike hire: 26”, 27,5” or 29” rim, made entirely of aluminium, Shimano gears and front suspension
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By: RetroCiclas MTB Tours Colombia
lejazz12
lejazz12
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BEST Colombian Experience!
Arvey the host is just amazing. Friendly, nice and funny. What makes this trip so unique is the 3 different modes o
C9411BLleslieg
C9411BLleslieg
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Tourist
Fabulous trip. Full of unexpected adventures. Consider wearing a bathing suit and know your sneakers might get wet.
marath0nia
marath0nia
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Best MTB Tour we ever had....
What a fantastic day ! We fully enjoyed the whole programme and all the highlights we had. My son (12 years) had as
Allison Z
Allison Z
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Beware of the weather and activity is overpriced
We had an amazing 10 day vacation in Colombia and this was the most expensive activity/accommodation on our itinera
Chris101111
Chris101111
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9 Day Coffee Immersion Tour.
Unfortunately I cannot give this a 10 star rating because that what it deserves. I stayed on Elizabeth and Arvey’s
Phil J
Phil J
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Authentic Colombian Hospitality
We did a 3 day tour with Arvey and had a fabulous time. We stayed at a small family owned coffee farm, where we had
Andrew W
Andrew W
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Excellent custom day trip
Avrey worked with us to customize a day trip so we could have a wonderful activity before flying back home. The tim
tebehem
tebehem
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A fabulous experience in the coffee region
The brand new traditional house is in the middle of a coffee plantation near the town of Pereira. Arvey the plantat
bollybabe2009
bollybabe2009
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Mountain biking
Great day. The Guide was great and his English was very good. My friend had not been on a bike for years and he rea
Josue C
Josue C
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Great service and amazing views!!!
I had one of the best experiences here!! The tour guide was truly exceptional in service. The food that we ate for
lucienjamey
lucienjamey
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Rich experience with great people, authentic, super fun
Our stay in Colombia was short so we wanted a way to experience the countryside, the people, and have someone artic
Heribert U
Heribert U
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Awesome bike adventure tour
We had today an awesome bike tour, easy ride with lot’s of nature experiences. Our guide was great! We started with
farnhamian
farnhamian
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Outstanding in every way
Four of us had a superb day with Arvey: on the Willys, biking down to the river, the brujita and garrucha, lunch at
Julie G
Julie G
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Wonderful time in the Coffee Area
Thank you Arvey and Daniel for two wonderful days in the Coffee Area of Colombia! We did not go for the biking tour
lara_kasnitz
lara_kasnitz
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Authentic and fun experience
The bike tour was super fun, especially our tour guide and willy‘s driver. We biked for half a day and learnt a lot