COLOMBIA ADVENTURE with Lance Gines 2024
Colombia is without a doubt the most sought after travel destination in South America and the world, there is a reason people are not mistaken. Its sheer diversity, geographical location, weather and destinations make it a one of a kind spot in the world. Not to mention it is without a doubt one of the best riding destinations in the planet.
The perfect place for proper GS touring Colombia will not dissapoint. On this trip we will be covering beautiful less travelled treasures of Colombia. We start off in Bogotá and drop down toward the Magdalena valley and the colonial town of Honda. We follow this with a short ride to the shore of La Miel river in the middle of the jungle. The next day we go from zero meters above sea level to 4,000 meters and spend the night at an amazing mountain lodge with natural hot springs. We continue towards Medellín and all its magic. We finish off the last couple of days back in the Eastern mountain range crossing Colombia's deepest canyon and spending time in the country's most renowned colonial towns: Barichara and Villa de Leyva
This 11 day dual purpose tour will astonish you and provide you with a unique mix of riding conditions and destinations. The perfect tour to discover the country, its people, culture and diversity.
Don't let people tell you about it. Come and experience Colombia for yourself and discover what makes this place unique. At Elephant we focus in providing once in a lifetime experience. Don't miss out!
OFF ROAD RIDING:
This tour is a dual purpose adventure. Which means we will be riding through dirt and gravel roads. At times depending on weather we might encounter mud. Previous off road experience on big bikes is required
February 8th to 18th, 2024
Total Days: 11 (includes arrival and departure days)
Riding Days: 9
Rest Days: 1 (Medellín)
Tour Start: Bogotá, Colombia (Airport code: BOG)
Tour Finish: Bogotá, Colombia.
Distance: 2,300 kms approx.
Riding Hours Per Day: 8-9 hours per day
Road Conditions: 50% gravel and dirt roads. 50% paved roads.
- Colonial towns
- Villa de Leyva
- Chicamocha canyon
- La Miel river
- Termales del Ruíz
- And so much more
1. Arrival in Bogotá.
2. Bogota - Honda.
3. Honda - La Miel.
4. La Miel - Termales del Ruíz.
5. Termales del Ruíz - Medellín.
7. Medellín - Bucaramanga.
8. Bucaramanga - Barichara.
9. Barichara - Villa de Leyva.
10. Villa de Leyva - Bogotá.
11. Depart Bogotá
*We highly recommend to schedule your arrival to Bogotá at least one day prior, or aim for an early flight arrival on Feb 8th.
*PREVIOUS OFF ROAD EXPERIENCE ON BIG BIKES IS A MUST.
WHAT TO PACK:
Colombia is a tropical country with quick temperature changes depending on elevation. Most of our tour will occur in comfortable to hot temperatures. Pack light and smart.
Prices are based on shared accommodation with single supplement. 8 to 10 riders maximum.. Deposit is $500 USD and guarantees spot on tour it is non refundable. We reserve the right to change price in case the tour does not meet the minimum number of participants.