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Itinerary
Start the mountain bike tour after meeting your guide at Huaso Tours offices in Providencia at your selected time in the morning or afternoon.

Bike towards Pedro de Valdivia Avenue and the Metropolitan Park to gain access to the cable car. After loading your equipment onto the cable car (ticket included), enjoy the great views over Providencia and Vitacura neighborhoods. Once off the cable car, you'll ride along pavement roads until you get access to the mountain bike trails. If the cable car is closed or inaccessible, get ready to cycle uphill along paved roads to reach the off-road access point.

Leave the pavement road and take alternative paths with varying degrees of difficulty and inclines. These trails are approximately 3-feet (1-meter) wide. As you bike along various trails bordering San Cristobal Hill, enjoy fantastic panoramic 360-degree views over the city as well as the beautiful vegetation, forest, and seasonal flowers surrounding you.

Once you've completed the first track, start to bike up a second hill located further north to explore a different mountain bike circuit of dirt road. After this trail, head down towards Vitacura area to begin a 6-mile (10-kilometer) ride downhill. Here, you'll visit Bicentennial Park and its various bike paths bordering the Mapocho River.

After about 3-hours, including any photo stops and short breaks, the mountain bike tour will end at the original departure point.
Locations visited
Cerro San Cristobal
Parque Metropolitano de Santiago - Parquemet
Vitacura
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Overview
Mountain biking to San Cristobal Hill gets you on back roads and narrow tracks with amazing views across Santiago. You’ll ride from a central location in Santiago with an expert biking guide, hop a cable car to a series of mountain bike trails that border San Cristobal Hill, then make an exciting 6-mile (10-km.) descent to Bicentennial Park and the Mapocho River. This private tour is Ideal for people who are comfortable on a mountain bike.
Highlights
  • Small-group mountain bike tour in Santiago
  • Ride a cable car to San Cristobal Hill (when possible)
  • Explore a network of dirt and gravel trails with a local
  • Get panoramic views over Santiago
  • Includes mountain bike, helmet, and gloves
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Reviewed 15 May 2018
Urban Mountian Biking - Cerro San Cristobal and Cerro Manquehue

I travel to Santiago at least once per year for business. I've always debated on taking my own mountain bike to ride after work. However it can be costly to carry your bike internationally and extremely difficult to navigate trails you've never ridden or to...More

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Huasotours, Propietario at Huaso Tours & Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hello Ward, thank you very much for taking the time to review us in detail. We are passionate bikers, especially Patricio who's been practicing MTB since he was little. One of the greatest reasons to live in Santiago is because it's an entertaining city and...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Excellent tour guide, high quality bikes, innovative and enjoyable route - highly recommended

My Brother and I went on a mountain bike ride around San Cristobal with Patricio from Huaso tours. The entire experience was a delight, Patricio was friendly and professional, the bikes and tour itself were of high quality and a lot of fun! I actually...More

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Huasotours, Propietario at Huaso Tours & Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hello Katy! Thanks so much for the great review! We're really happy to hear you and your brother enjoyed the ride! Thanks for the videos btw!! Wishing you all the best! Huaso Team

Reviewed 31 March 2018
Amazing experience, beautiful views!

Patricio and his girlfriend Jenny were very friendly. On the tour, Patricio was very knowledgeable and explained a lot about the neighborhoods and parks of Santiago where we passed. The views from San Cristobal Hill were spectacular, and Patricio took some awesome photos as we...More

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Huasotours, Propietario at Huaso Tours & Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Joseph! Hope everything is well for you, thanks so much for taking the time to recommend us here. We're so happy to find out you had a lovely experience with us! Un Abrazo! Huaso Team

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile
Best Bike Tour in Santiago!

I can’t recommend these guys enough. Everything about the tour was fantastic, from the quality of the bikes to the knowledge of the local area from the guides. We had a lot of fun and it was an amazing way to see the city. I...More

Thank Ant B
Huasotours, Propietario at Huaso Tours & Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Hey Ant and guys! Thanks so much for the review, hope the world tour is going well! Absolute pleasure to meet you guys, hope to see you again next year! Cheers! Jenni and Pato

Reviewed 2 March 2018
Great way to see the City!

This was excellent! We like that it leaves in the early evening, as you avoid the heat, get to see the sunset, and then watch the bright lights of the City come out as the night sky gets dark. The tour starts w/ a cable...More

Thank Sondra W
Huasotours, Propietario at Huaso Tours & Bike Rental, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

HI Sondra and Mitch! Thanks so much for taking the time to describe your experience with us! Other travellers will get to read you review and get a feeling on this tour - excellent! It was great to receive you on our Mountain Bike Tour...More

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