Cusco Region, Peru
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The Lares Pass (Abra of Lares) is an adventurous alternative to the Inca Trail, but the wild mountain pass can also be tackling by bike. This private full-day bike tour from Cusco will take you off the beaten track as you explore the mountains, canyons, and valleys; admire little-visited Inca ruins; pass through traditional Andean villages; and enjoy spectacular views over the Sacred Valley. Tour includes lunch, hotel pickup, and bike rental.
  • Full-day Abra of Lares cycling tour from Cusco
  • Enjoy a scenic bike ride through the Sacred Valley of the Incas
  • Marvel at ancient Inca sites and visit the Machacancha hot springs
  • Admire magnificent views from the Lares mountain pass at 14,665-feet (4,470-meters)
  • Get off-the-beaten-track with a local guide
  • Moderate level tour, suitable for cyclists with some experience
  • Great-value tour includes lunch, hotel pickup, and bike rental
  • This private tour can be customized to your interests and ensures you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide
Your tour begins with pickup from your Cusco hotel in time for a 6.30am departure. Admire the views on the around 1-hour journey to Calca, then hop out to explore the tranquil mountain town. Continue another couple of hours to the highest point of the Lares Pass, at 14,665-foot (4,470-meter) - the starting point for your bike tour.
After meeting your private guide and being paired with a suitable bike, set out on your mountain biking trek through the Andes. Cycle along a thrilling route through the highlands, following remote trails and grassy tracks. Along the way, enjoy incredible views over the rugged mountains and canyons; spot alpacas, vicuñas, and llamas grazing on the hillsides; and learn more about local life as you pass through traditional Andean villages.
After re-fueling with a hearty lunch (included), stop to admire some little-visited ‘chulpas’ (pre-Inca ruins), and see the Machacancha hot springs.
Finally, return to Calca, where your driver will be waiting for you. Back in Cusco, your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel around 7.30pm.


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, May 2017

Extreme downhill to experts. Very nice landscapes, but you should to be able to down. Route is very hard.

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