One of the America’s best kept secrets: Guatemala is a mountain bike paradise home to incredible terrain, climate and culture. This jam-packed enduro itinerary links together the biggest descents and most scenic trails. in the country. We have hand-picked the best routes that connect the highlands in 9 epic days of epic enduro riding.
This is our biggest, baddest enduro mountain bike multi-day tour of the year averaging over 2000m of descent a day. Get on the bus!
Connect the best technical trails in the country with a unique point-to point route
Shuttle Assisted averaging over 6,000ft of descent a day
See Lake Atitlán for the first time from the saddle of your bike
Finish with an epic descent from the summit of the 3,760 m Agua Volcano
2 Travel Days
6 Riding Days
2 Rest Days
A word from the Guide
By demand we have extended our popular 5 Day enduro tour for a full week of epic riding and sights. This route is as varied as Guatemala itself with sandy volcanic descents, rocky, high and dry pines and rich tropical forests.
Riding a bike in Guatemala gives you a unique perspective to connect Mayan sights while riding ancient Mayan infrastructure on trails and footpaths.
This route connects the chain of Guatemala’s highest volcanoes crossing through several distinct regions Quiché, Quetzaltenango, Lake Atitlan and Antigua. The route includes the legendary la Infinita Descent and finishes with a horse-assisted climb and descent of one of Guatemala’s highest volcanoes: Volcán de Agua
ARRIVAL / DEPARTURE
Guatemala City International Airport Please schedule your flight dates for at least 24hrs before and after your tour.
Private shuttle and driver
Expert Mountain Bike Guide with international certification
Fruits & Snacks
Airport Pickup and Dropoff
Vehicle and 4×4 Support
Access to pro tool kit.
First-aid kit, two way radio Communication, Satellite locator
Welcome to Guatemala! We will meet you at the airport where our private transportation will take you to nearby Antigua, about an hours drive. We’ll check you into your hotel and meet you for a group dinner where we will meet and discuss the rest of the week.
Dos Aguacates Enduro Two shuttle-assisted descents on steep terrain below the massive volcanoes of Antigua.
UNESCO world heritage site, Antigua is the former Spanish colonial capital of Central America. Throughout its 500 year history the city has been wrecked several times by earthquakes, and is an open-air museum of Spanish colonial architecture, cathedrals, parks and ruins. The city is a major tourism destination and is home to the best restaurants and luxury hotels in the country.
MTB Guatemala Base Camp
La Cabaña Suiza
We moved to Tecpán for a reason. An hour drive from Antigua, the area has unprecedented access to trails and nature, as well as dozens of routes that connect to nearby Lake Atitlán.
We’ll be staying at our cabin for just one night but we’ll be back to sample the riding in Tecpan on day 7!
Shuttle to 3200m – 1000m decent through virgin cypress forest on technical footpaths. Shuttle #2 to Cerro Quemado Mayan Sacred Site drop through steep mountain top flower plantations – finish at volcanic hot springs.
Natural hot springs on the flanks of the Zunil Volcano in Quetzaltenango framed by a steep, high wall of tropical vines, ferns and flowers. The setting is intensely tropical, an elevation (2550m) and keeps the air cool.
4am start – porters and mules will carry the bikes – 5 hour hike to the summit of the Agua Volcano at 3760m (12,337ft) Enjoy one of the longest technical descents in the country to the streets of Antigua Below.