3 Day Sierra Nevada Epic Guided Motorcycle Tour in a Native Village in Colombia
Outstanding Motorbike Tour Colombia
During this guided tour, you will see all the best spots of the area mixed with adventure and culture. Try your off-road skills in the bumpy trails of the Sierra Nevada, meet native Americans, visit a 150 years old coffee factory, witness the marvelous sunsets at the peak of Minca village, and chill on rivers while tubing with beers.
Terrain: mix of asphalt and off-road
Bike: rental bike (Moto Enduro 150cc Honda or AKT 200cc)
On your first night, you can sleep at Mundo Nuevo or in a hotel within Minca village. You will spend your second night at Palomino. You will then return to Santa Marta before night on your third day.
After checking all security equipments, and motorbikes basics, you hop on your bike and head to the Minca road that goes through the Sierra Nevada Park where you will already witness a stunning vegetations.
Visit a waterfall (Pozo Azul)
Visit a Coffee Factory (La Victoria)
Lunch with incredible view in Casa Viejas Hostel
Visit and jump into Marinka Waterfall
Depending of your riding level, you can sleep at Mundo Nuevo (hard to access but incredible view and native village) otherwise you can go for option B in a hotel within Minca village.
Enjoy the sunset evening with dinner beers and pool
Wake up before for sunrise and have breakfast
Drive down the Minca Mountain and head to Bonda Backroads for a visit of Paso del Mango (waterfall and a native rocks graved with native signs)
Have lunch here
By the afternoon, start heading to the Lost city trail. Depending of your level, you can do the whole loop (four hours) or just the hardest part (two hours and 30 minutes). Yes, you will definitely meet native people
At the end of the day if you still have time, you will head to a remote waterfall
At night, you will sleep in Palomino, the most famous roots village of the coast
Wake up for sunrise and have breakfast
Hop on your bikes and drive back from Palomino, cruising through the stunning coastal road
Enjoy a tubing session on the Palomino / Don Diego River (one hour). Beers are on the house, as long as you bring back the cans
Visit waterfall Valencia
Visit remote beaches
Back to Santa Marta before night
Bike rental deposit
Colombian Riders requires a 50 USD bike deposit for this tour.
can ride for 3-4 hours
average riding experience
little assistance required
comfortable with extreme curves and leans
average experience with unsurfaced roads
steep ascents and descents
28-year-old French biker / surfer passionate by adventure nature and freedom, Adrien moved to Colombia in 2016 to add some thrills in his life. Bored in office marketing job back in Paris, he looked for his Ikigai, (this Japanese concept) and it turns out helping and guiding people. His skills in 3 languages and ability to adapt to almost anything in any situation brought him to Colombia to undertake this crazy business. He loves what he does, he loves nature, travel, motorbike, sharing and helping. Adrien wishes he can make you taste a part of the amazing adventure that Colombia has to offer!
The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation
Moto Enduro 125cc Honda or AKT 200cc
English / French / Spanish speaking guides
2 nights accommodation (dormitories or hamacs with incredible view)
Entrance fees to all attractions
Helmet and riding gloves
Photos and videos
What's not included
Bike deposit (50 USD)
How to get there
Simón Bolívar International Airport
Transfer not provided
Arrival by airplane
Please book your flight to arrive at Simón Bolívar International Airport (SMR). Transfer to and from the airport is not included in the price. Taxi is worth 30 000 COP from the airport to Santa Marta (20-minute ride).
Arrival by bus
If you come from Cartagena, Barranquilla or Bucaramanga, the Berlinas bus service connect with Santa Marta.
A reservation requires a deposit of 50% of the total price.
The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.