Easy
Difficulty
5/5
fitness
4/5
Technical
13km 8.01mi
Distance
451m (1480ft)
Ascent
862m (2829ft)
Descent
2116m (6943ft)
Max Alt.
Yes
Shuttle Support

Antigua Guatemala gets little recognition for the beautiful terrain that surrounds the city – coffee fincas, small farms, and pine forests dot the hillsides with amazing views of Volcanoes Auga, Acatenango and Fuego. Escape the tourism hustle with this easy Antigua cross country mountain bike tour in the tranquil pine forests above town. On this varied shuttle-assisted cross country tour you will get a chance to experience beautiful pine forests above Antigua Guatemala crossing through an ecopark and descending to the colonial streets below.

Highlights

  • Ride through tranquil agricultural singletrack above Antigua.
  • Visit the Florencia and Finca el Pilar ecoparks
  • Mostly downhill oriented
  • Catch a rare glimpse of native pine forests lush gullies and tropical vegitation
  • Amazing views of three volcanoes including the active Fuego Volcano

Group Rates

2 PPL3-5 PPL6+ PPLPrivate
$110 USD
/person
$105 USD
/person
$100 USD
/person
$122 USD
/person

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Day Tour Details

All our day tours start and finish from Antigua – please let us know your hotel and will be happy to meet you there!

Prices vary by number of people in your group – tour prices go down with groups of 2 or more people.

Bringing your own bike? No problem! For all others a high-quality bicycle rental is included in the price of the tour.

Small snacks / water will be provided for your tour as well as mechanical assistance.

Day tours are reserved with a non-refundable deposit of 50% – the remainder to be paid before the tour leaves.

Additional information

Riding StyleXC

Florencia (with shuttle)

DistanceAscentDescentMax Altitude
13km
8.01mi
451m
1,480ft
-862m
-2,829ft
2,116m
6,943ft

DAY TOUR DETAILS

ARRIVAL / DEPARTUREWe run this tour from our shop in Antigua

 

Monkeys Bike Shop
14a Calle Oriente #14
La Fuente Locale 15
Antigua, Guatemala

Arriving internationally? let us know if you would like us to pick you up at the airport

MEALS
We know some of the best places in town for grub that are both safe and delicious. – We offer stops as part of our itinerary however the cost of the meals is not included.
INCLUDED
Kick-Ass Bike RentalProfessional Guide
SnacksBottled and/or filtered water
Transportation  / Shuttle & Driver
NOT INCLUDED
Airfare
Meals
Guide Gratuity

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I have to carry all my stuff with me for the whole trip?

Nearly all of our trips are accompanied by support vehicle and professional driver  who will meet with us at checkpoints throughout the day.  The support vehicle will carry supplies / spare parts and water. If you would like to leave anything in the vehicle such as extra layers rain gear camera etc. you are more than welcome.

 

Where will my bike be kept overnight?

All of the hotels that we partner have a storage area where we will secure the bikes overnight. If you are especially attached to your bike you can bring it into your hotel room at night.

 

Are food/snacks provided?

On our day tours we supply light snacks such as energy bars and fruit and water. Multi-day tours include breakfast and lunch. Dinners are on your own. If you would like a recommendation for a place to eat or would like to dine as a group we can make that happen!

 

Will my dietary restrictions be accommodated for?

All of our snacks / picnic lunches include a vegetarian option. If you have any other dietary restrictions please let us know when you are booking your tour.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I have to carry all my stuff with me for the whole trip?

Nearly all of our trips are accompanied by support vehicle and professional driver  who will meet with us at checkpoints throughout the day.  The support vehicle will carry supplies / spare parts and water. If you would like to leave anything in the vehicle such as extra layers rain gear camera etc. you are more than welcome. 

Where will my bike be kept overnight?

All of the hotels that we partner have a storage area where we will secure the bikes overnight. If you are especially attached to your bike you can bring it into your hotel room at night. 

Are food/snacks provided?

On our day tours we supply light snacks such as energy bars and fruit and water. Multi-day tours include breakfast and lunch. Dinners are on your own. If you would like a recommendation for a place to eat or would like to dine as a group we can make that happen! 

Will my dietary restrictions be accommodated for?

All of our snacks / picnic lunches include a vegetarian option. If you have any other dietary restrictions please let us know when you are booking your tour.

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