Santa Cruz Mountain Bike tours
Starts in the south of Sta Cruz Island in Puerto Ayora at 8h00 A.M. Our double cab truck takes you to the starting point up the hill. Biking on a dirt farm road through the high lands, our first stop will be “THE BELLAVISTA LAVA TUNNEL” the second longest in South America. The passage through the tunnels is a 20 minute walk.
After biking for about 30 more minutes, we arrive at beautiful “CERRO MESA” where we can enjoy giant tortoises in their natural habitat and amazing landscapes. The route then continues with an exciting descent through the island’s climate zones until we arrive at the paradise Beach “EL GARRAPATERO” in the Southeast of Santa Cruz.
Flamingos frequent the Garrapatero Lagoon. Return to Puerto Ayora in our passenger truck.
The route includes:
• Bicycle and safety equipment
• Passengers transportation to the start and from Garrapatero.
• Hydration all the way
• Snack Box (Sandwich, fruit & water)
• Service and mechanical assistant
Time required: half day, 4 hours approximately
Activity level: moderate
Location: Santa Cruz