Colombian Highlands Region

2020 Tour Dates - as of 2020, we are no longer accepting inidividual registration.  We will provide tours for groups of 8 or more.  The following is a general outline, but we can customize your route and dates are flexible. 

Here is a summary of your trip:

 

Day 1 – Friday

  • Bike Fit

  • Meet and Greet in Hotel

  • Dinner in Hotel

 

Day 2 – Saturday

  • Breakfast in Hotel

  • Bus Transfer and Guided Tour of Zipaquira Salt Cathedral (or Fruit & Flower Market in Bogota)

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Free Afternoon

  • Dinner

 

Day 3 – Sunday

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Cycle from Bogota to Guatavita (including Ciclovia in Bogota) – approximately 60 km

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Van Transfer, Visit and Hike to Guatavita Lake (time permitting)

  • Dinner at Hotel

 

Day 4 – Monday

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Cycle from Guatavita to Villapinzon – approximately 55 km (5 – 7 km gravel road)

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Van & Hike to Paramo de Guacheneque

  • Dinner at Hotel

 

Day 5 – Tuesday

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Cycle from Villapinzon to Tunja – approximately 80 km

  • Visit to Puente de Boyaca

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Dinner at Hotel

 

Day 6 – Wednesday

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Cycle from Tunja to Paipa via Combita – approximately 55 km

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Dinner at local restaurant

 

Day 7 – Thursday – Flex Day

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Options of cycling or van visit to local attraction – approximately 30 km (Pantano de Vargas monument), or exploring town, hot springs

  • Lunch is on your own

  • Dinner at Hotel

 

Day 8 – Friday

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Cycle from Paipa to Villa de Leyva – approximately 85 km (10 km of rough road)

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Dinner at local restaurant

 

Day 9 – Saturday – Flex Day

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Options of cycling or van to visit local attractions in the morning – Museum of Paleontology, Mission, Vineyard – approximately 40 km

  • Lunch is on your own

  • Dinner at local restaurant

 

Day 10 – Sunday

  • Breakfast in Hotel

  • Cycle from Villa de Leyva to Chiquinquira – approximately 45 km

  • Tagua Handcrafts Workshop

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Dinner at local restaurant

 

Day 11 – Monday

  • Breakfast in local restaurant

  • Cycle from Chiquinquira to Cucunuba – approximately 60 km (5 km of gravel road)

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Tour of Dairy Farm

  • Dinner at Hotel

 

Day 12 – Tuesday

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Cycle from Cucunuba to Nemocon – approximately 48 km (20 km of gravel road)

  • Lunch at local restaurant

  • Guided Visit to Nemocon Salt Mine

  • Transfer to Bogota

  • Dinner at local restaurant

 

Day 13 – Wednesday

  • Breakfast at Hotel

  • Goodbyes