Mountain Bike Cuesta del Obispo

Outdoor Activities in Salta

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The Downhill Mountain Bike Cuesta del Obispo is an ideal excursion for those who want to experience the mountain in a different way. From the 3,457 meters above sea level we will undertake a vertiginous descent by bike. With three well-differentiated sections, two of pavement and one of gravel, the total route adds 45 kilometers of extension, in which we  will descend almost 1,800 meters of hight!This mountain bike is for all tastes: those who prefer to do it slowly and taking advantage of the panoramic points to take good photos and enjoy the best views can do so, and those who seek speed and live the adrenaline find in this route an unforgettable experience!!!
9:30  Start Meeting at the hotel reception.We start the tour leaving the city of Salta. On the way we will cross the Quebrada de Escoipes and the Cuesta del Obispo.The landscape changes quickly, passing through very different places: when encountering the first mountain range, we will see a green montain forest that changes in only a few minutes into a colorful desert full of different types of cactus. The road takes us up to three thousand four hundred meters above sea level! Until a place known as La Piedra del Molino. From there we will have incredible panoramic views towards the valley. 11:30 ActivityDownhill Mountain bike Cuesta del Obispo At the highest point of the road, we will prepare our equipment, check the bicycles and have a small breafing.Then the fun begins! Approximately two thousand meters of descent take us through different landscapes, surprising us with unique views. Having enough time to stop to enjoy them and take unforgettable photos.The bike gives us the opportunity of enjoying this trip at your own rhythm, having more time to take in all the views and incredible landscapes.14:30 Picnic At the end of the forty-five kilometers of route, we will reach our final point. There we can enjoy a comforting meal, an outdoor picnic, in a place surrounded by nature and colorful mountains.15:30 Transfer back to SaltaAfter lunch, we prepare to return to the city of Salta, we will load the mountain bikes in our pick up, we will save all the equipment and we will start the way back.16:30 End of the tour

What’s included

  • Lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Use of bicycle
  • Use of helmet
  • Round-trip private transfer

What’s not included

  • Drinks