This ride goes into the mountains from Puente Horcones and El Columpio. You must have good fitness to complete this ride as there is lots of climbing. The price includes premium road bike rental, transportation to/from your hotel in air conditioned comfort and a yummy lunch after your adventure.Â The ride is 86 kilometres roundtrip from Puerto Vallarta and has a total elevation of approximately 2,700 meters. The average gradient is 6 to 8 percent and it is an advanced-level ride.Â
After hotel pickup early in the morning, you will head to the meeting point where you'll receive all necessary equipment. You will get a Shimano 105 - 11 speed road bicycle rental, helmet (if required), plus snacks, hydration, and vehicle support where indicated. Please bring with you - your own clipless pedals, shoes, helmet, water bottles and your favorite cycling snacks.
The ride is approximately 86 kilometers in length and the duration is approximately 5 hours - depending upon rider speed and number of stops along the way. On the ride, you will be doing lots of climbing. You start off riding along the coast and you may here ocean waves crashing against the rocks. You may spot some wildlife and climb past the Botanical Gardens, and El Columpio. You will be riding on a main highway road road on good pavement, one lane each way.
After riding in the Banderas Bay area, you will head back to your hotel.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
Not recommended for participants with back problems
Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
Not recommended for pregnant women
All customers must sign a waiver before beginning their tour
All passenger heights MUST be advised at time of booking
Minimum age is 18 years