Colombia A Cyclist's Paradise
If you are looking for a unique cycling holiday experience, look no further than redspokes' Viva Colombia tour. With breathtaking scenery, challenging hills, and cultural immersion, this tour is perfect for adventurous mountain bikers.
Starting in Pereira, the capital of Risaralda, we will cycle through traditional Colombian hill towns, agricultural regions, and Andean forests. Along the way, we'll have the opportunity to engage with local culture and wildlife. Santa Rosa, for example, offers a chance to relax in scenic hot springs or take a tour of a coffee farm.
Our journey will take us through beautiful towns like Jardin and Jerico, and we'll pass through the village of El Carmen de Viboral, known for its handmade ceramics. One of the highlights of the tour is El Peñol, an ancient inselberg that can be seen for miles around. If you're feeling energetic, climb the 700 steps for a spectacular bird's eye view of the surrounding countryside.
Our tour ends in Medellin, Colombia's "City of Eternal Spring." With warm temperatures year-round, this vibrant city is the perfect place to conclude our adventure. Don't miss out on the chance to experience Colombia's stunning landscapes, culture, and passion for cycling on this unforgettable cycling holiday.
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- Risaralda region: the coffee cultural landscape
- Santa Rosa: natural hot springs
- Jerico: Antioquia’s ‘most beautiful town’
- El Carmen de Viboral: unique artisan ceramics village
- El Peñol: 10 million-ton, scalable monolithic monument
- Medellin: ‘the city of eternal spring’