Northern Sierra by Bike and Train

See the cultural, geographical and biological diversity of the Northern Sierra by bike and train.
3days/2nights
By Duration: 3-4 days        By Destination: Northern Sierra        By Interest: Mountain Biking || Liberty Train ||

Summary

 

Description: We start our tour in the village of Urcusiqui close to Lake Cuicocha. From there we descend 1.000m (3.300ft) in altitude with our bikes, passing through various indigenous communities, until we arrive at the village where we have our accommodation. The following day (2) we drive to Sacha Pampa and with our bikes go downhill (1.500m/4.800ft) until we reach the town of Salinas. There, we will board the Liberty Train to Ibarra from where our driver will take us to our accommodation. After dinner we will rest well for the next day (3) on which we bike downhill (1.800m/5.900ft) from the high altitude areas of Cotacachi Mountain to the tropical Intag Valley. Once we get to Nangulvi, we will have lunch and some free time to relax in the hot springs before returning to Otavalo.

Difficulty: moderate

Total Duration: 3days/4nights

Itinerary

 

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Included Services

Guide, private transport, bike & helmet, train, accommodation (2x), meals (2B, 3L, 2D), entry fees

What to bring?

Mandatory: clothes and personal things for three days, sun protection, some experience with mountain biking, some fitness

Recommended: camera, swimwear & towel

Optional: rain jacket

Prices

2-4

participants

5-10
participants

>10
participants

290 US$

 270 US$

260 US$

Prices are per person. Ecuadorian clients will be charged an additional 12% VAT.
Children under 2 years travel for free. Children 2-6 years pay half the price.

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How to find us

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Tel/Fax: (+593) 06 2915747
Mobile: (+593) 0986775257

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