Go on a Mountain Biking tour in the surroundings of the Cocora Valley and enjoy some of the most majestic mountain views in the world. An unforgettable experience suitable for beginners.
What: Mountain Biking Tour
Where: Cocora Valley’s surroundings. Coffee Zone.
Duration: Between 5 and 6 hours
What´s included in this Mountain Biking Tour:
1. Professional English-speaking guide.
2. Hotel pick-up and drop-off.
3. Mountain Bike
5. Pick nick
Time for some adventure in the Coffee Zone.
This amazing mountain biking tour will take through one of the most beautiful areas of Colombia: Cocora Valley’s surroundings.
The surrounding mountains of the Cocora Valley offer amazing landscapes. The most important component of these landscapes is the presence of the endemic the Wax Palms.
These palm trees are the tallest ones in the world, reaching up to 60 meters high. Additionally, these palms are considered the national tree of Colombia and are home to the nests of some endangered parrots (the Yellow Ear parrots).
During this amazing mountain biking tour, you will get to see some of the most beautiful valleys in Colombia, dotted with plenty of these Wax Palm Trees.
The tour starts in the town of Salento, where you will get a mountain bike and helmet. There are helmets and bikes for people of all sizes.
Then, you will take a jeep all the way up into the mountains to the starting point of the biking ride. This point is located at an altitude of 3400 meters above sea level.
Afterwards, you will cycle down and make different stops. One of the best stops offers great views over the valleys.
During that stop, you will be given a delicious pick nick to enjoy your time even more. If you are lucky, you might even be able to spot a flying condor from this spot.
The tour continues going downwards towards the town of Salento along gorgeous mountain views.
The entire tour lasts for around 5 to 6 hours and it is feasible even for beginners.