Join us for the bike tour of a lifetime
13 DAYS. 6 CITIES. 765KM. COUNTLESS MEMORIES.
Ride some of Chile’s most picturesque landscapes from the beautiful Bio Bio region to the world famous Andes.
Explore some of Chile’s oldest cities and towns with deep historical and cultural significance.
Taste true Chilean cuisine from small town local favourites to fine dining.
Drink wines from small family owned vineyards as well as larger commercial producers.
Immerse yourself in Chilean culture with traditional and modern excursions and activities.
Socialise and connect with likeminded people as you experience and explore a new and exotic country.
Welcome To Chile
Bienvenidos a Chile!
Our team will meet you in Santiago. From there we will fly to Concepcion to prepare for your first ride and get you up-to-speed on what's planned for the tour.
The First Ride
On day 2 we set off on our first ride, traveling alongside the famous Bio Bio river via an almost flat valley for around 43 km before entering the valley. From here the road is rolling with a couple of short hills before we get to Nacimiento.
The Queen Stage
Day 3 features a ride of almost 83km long climbing from 140 meters above sea level to 1098 meters above sea level, a fantastic ride with beautiful scenery into the Andes, for most of the false flat ride all you see in front of you in the beautiful Vulcan Antuco.
Day 4 features a combination of rolling hills with several short climbs during the second half of the ride, along the way we will ride alongside the Bio Bio river once again, this is beautiful country side full of Chilean native trees.
By The Bio Bio
Day 5 involves a cycle from our hotel to Los Angeles by the same route as the previous day. After cycling and back at the hotel you will have the evening free to sample some of the local restaurants.
After four days of hard cycling is time for you to have a rest, after breakfasts we will travel to the city of Chillan, a distance of approximate 110km, after our arrival at the hotel you will have the rest of the day free to explore Chillan market and Restaurants.
Into The Sky
Day 7 features a 82 km ride 1,650 meters above sea level to the ski resort Termas de Chillán. It is surrounded by an environment of native forests, with nice mountain style hotels, spa services, hot spring pools and restaurants.
The Country Side
After breakfast we will ride into the flattest countryside of the Chillan region, heading towards Coihueco, a small country town near Chillan. After the ride you will have more time to explore the city, the market and restaurants.
On day 9 we will travel to the wine region of Guarilihue, this is a beautiful flat ride to yet another typical Chilean country town. We will stay at this accommodation for two days.
On Day 10 we will travel by bus to a boutique winery, we will have a typical Chilean mid-morning breakfast followed by another typical country style Chilean lunch. In the afternoon we will explore the vineyards and taste their wine.
Day 11 has a short, hard ride of approximate 67km from Nipas, Coelemu and to the beautiful beach of Tome, this small town of approximate 52.000 people is visited by more than 300.000 people during the summer months.
For Day 12 we have a short ride to Rafael and back to Tome for lunch, the afternoon we explore the town, go to the beach and pack up for our flight to Santiago tomorrow morning.
The final day of the tour we will fly to Santiago to spend a day in Chile Capital City Santiago exploring.
A TAILORED, ALL-INCLUSIVE LATIN-AMERICAN CYCLING EXPERIENCE.
Enjoy the luxury of quality hotels and picturesque cabins as we travel from city to city.
All breakfasts and evening meals are provided. We can also cater to specific dietary requirements.
Full professional quality race-kits provided including; gloves, shorts and jerseys.
First-class bus transport allows you to recover from the days ride while appreciating the views of Chile.
A professional masseuse will be available on request throughout the tour.
Join free and paid activities that will entertain and educate. We have something for everyone.
A bike mechanic will be available throughout the tour to keep your bike in tip-top shape for each ride.
Activities are available for non-cycling partners to keep busy by enjoying Chile’s tourist experiences.
Photos & Videos
A photographer/videographer will join us on our journey capturing all the best moments.
TWIN SHARE ROOM
+ Shared room with two single beds
+ Double bed
*Prices are subject to availability and can change at any time. *Prices are exclusive of airfares. We’ve partnered with House of Travel who are up-to-date with our schedule, booking will be done as a group to save costs. NZ citizens don’t need visa to enter Chile.
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“It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them.”
— Ernest Hemingway