If you're looking for a special Mexican motorcycle tour that will take you to places you've never seen before, Bike Mexico has just the right tour for you! Presenting the exclusive 7-day guided tour, Bike Mexico offers you a unique tour to Mexico' hidden yet finest jungle, beaches, and high mountains. What are you waiting for? Mexico is waiting for you!
During this tour, you will be accommodated at good hotels based on single or double room occupancy. If you wish to share the room with another rider, please advise Bike Mexico in your message and they will offer you the respective price.
Starting in Puerto Vallarta, you will ride directly into the mountains passing through different vegetation zones. You will stop and visit the old colonial village of San Sebastián del Oeste. Leaving the village behind, you will ride on spectacular curvy mountain roads up to more than 1800 meters / 5900 feet towards the small old colonial town of Mascota.
After your lunch break, you will ride to Talpa de Allende, a famous and very important town for Catholic pilgrims. You will have time to explore the wonderful colonial center with its plaza, awe-inspiring church, and enjoy the special atmosphere on the streets in the evening.
From Talpa de Allende, you will ride on spectacular roads with hundreds of twisting curves to the old colonial town of Ameca. You will have time for a snack and visit the historical city center with its wonderful market and colonial buildings. Afterward, you will leave Ameca and cross the fertile farming land of the Mexican highlands before you arrive at Lake Chapala. The lake, situated at about 1500 meters / 5000 feet is the biggest lake in all Mexico. You will stay overnight in the beautiful and charming town of Chapala.
Leaving Chapala, you will ride around nearly the whole Lake Chapala, which is approximately 80 kilometers / 50 miles long. You will ride on twisty roads into the pinewood forests of Michoacan up to 2500 meters / 8200 feet before you reach the beautiful colonial city of Morelia, which is the capital of the state of Michoacán. The city is one of the oldest cities in Mexico with many impressive buildings from the 16th century like the very impressive cathedral and beautiful plazas like in Italy. At the end of the day, you will stay in a beautiful old colonial hotel.
From Morelia, you will ride about 1 hour before you reach the colonial town of Pátzcuaro, situated at the lake with the same name. You will have a coffee stop at the town plaza before you ride further to the Volcano Paricutin. This volcano is only about 75 years old. The lava destroyed the surrounding villages and you can still see the steeple of the church, which is still there. After lunch, you will ride further to Mazamitla. With its wooden houses, the town looks like you are in Switzerland or Austria. You will stay here for the night.
You will leave Mazamitla and descend on twisty mountain roads. On your way to Colima, you will have awesome views over the Volcano Colima and the Nevado de Colima, which in wintertime can be snow-capped. You will have lunch at another Pueblo Mágico (Magic Village) in Comala. After a lunch break, you will head further towards the Pacific Ocean and it will get warmer again. You will pass Manzanillo with its important port before you reach your destination, Barra de Navidad.
After all the days of a lot of riding, today will be the time to relax a bit. You can stay in the small and laid back beach town and just relax at the beach. Or if you wish, you can go on a boat trip and visit the nearby bays or beaches as well as fishing and snorkeling.
You will ride north and explore some of the beautiful beaches, bays, and fishing villages on your way. You will have your lunch break in Punta Perula, a laid back village situated on a beautiful bay. After lunch, you will start your last part of this trip back to Puerto Vallarta.
The minimum age to participate in this tour is 21 years with valid driver's license. Exceptions may be made for group bookings or if a parent wants to ride together with a son or daughter with the discretion of Bike Mexico. You also need a minimum of one-year riding experience with motorcycles on and off-road.
If you opt with theft and damage waiver, it will cost 10 USD per day for Honda XR 250 Tornado with 1000 USD deductible for damages and for theft. Deposit is 1000 USD. For Suzuki DR 650, it will cost 15 USD per day with 1500 USD deductible for damages for theft. Deposit is 1500 USD. For Suzuki V-STROM 650 XT and BMW R 1200 GS, it will cost 20 USD per day with 2000 USD deductible for damages for theft. Deposit is 2000 USD.
If you opt without theft and damage waiver, a deposit is required at the time of pick up and you are fully responsible for any damage to, or theft of, your rental vehicle. Deposit is 2000 USD for Honda XR 250 Tornado, 3000 USD for Suzuki DR 650, and 4000 USD for Suzuki V-STROM 650 XT and BMW R 1200 GS.
During this tour, you can choose to rent these motorcycles listed below.
Note: It's possible to stay 2 nights in Morelia instead of 2 nights in Barra de Navidad. This way, you will have more time to enjoy the beautiful city of Morelia. Please send Bike Mexico an inquiry for more information and bookings.
This tour will take place in Mexico. With its breathtaking beaches, historical landmarks, and rich culture, it’s no wonder that so many people have an interest in visiting Mexico. The country’s beauty and diversity of attractions have made it a consistent draw for resort goers, outdoor adventurers, and culture seekers alike. It is one of the top international tourist destinations.
Throughout the tour, you will ride through scenic curvy mountain roads to old Mexican villages nestled in lush green tropical settings with an exotic ambiance or explore hidden beaches to swim in crystal clear waters enjoying the beautiful ocean view. Here are the highlights of your tour: