Los Nevados Escapade (Gravel)

Overview

Escape from the common and EXPLORE Colombia through the roads that hide the inner culture. In this trip you will face one of the biggest cycling challenges that Colombia has to offer, climb from the Colombian tropics to an active volcano is no easy task. Here we will have 4 days of good company, tranquility and local gastronomy!

We will GRAVEL through the mountains with limitless bikes. The staff of ALTOS Cycling we will be there to make you only worry about enjoying.
2
Stages
114 kms
3.825 mt of
acum ascent
*We can do it in any date you want!

Includes

  • 4 days / 3 nights fully acompanied trip
  • 3 nights double accomodation
  • All breakfasts included. 1 dinner.
  • Luggage and bike transportation 
  • Sports nutrition and hydration
  • Bike guides
  • Support vehicles
  • 24 hour mechanical service
  • Kit ALTOS (T-Shirt and cap, or Cycling Jersey)
  • Accident insurance

Not Included

  • Airplane ticket
  • Bike rental
**Remember you can RENT a gravel bike!
1
Day

Welcome!

Hour: 3:00 PM

Today we wait for you from 3 pm in the Specialized Store of Manizales. There we will get into our support vehicle and we We will go to Honda, Tolima where we will stay in a private house. There we will have a Welcome dinner and meet to the whole team.
We will make you feel
En Familia
2
Day

DIFFICULTY 5/5
DISTANCE 75 km
RAMP 3.005 mts
MAX ALTITUDE 4.150 Msnm
CLIMB OF THE DAY Alto del sifón (DISTANCE: 52KM, AVERAGE GRAD: 4,5%)

1
Stage
Libano
Termales

Stage Profile

Today we will do the mythical climb to Letras Viejo. Will a transfer by car to Líbano, Tolima. There we will start the long ascent to the volcano's beards Nevado del Ruiz. This may be one of the most challengers of Colombia, the satisfaction that gives the ALTO del Siphon at 4,150 meters you will take it in your memory forever.

After that great effort you deserve a good rest at the luxurious Hotel Termales del Ruiz.

Alto del Sifon

2
Day

DIFFICULTY 5/5
DISTANCE 75 km
RAMP 3.005 mts
MAX ALTITUDE 4.150 Msnm
CLIMB OF THE DAY Alto del sifón (DISTACE: 52KM, AVERAGE GRAD: 4,5%)

Today we will do the mythical climb to Letras Viejo. Will a transfer by car to Líbano, Tolima. There we will start the long ascent to the volcano's beards Nevado del Ruiz. This may be one of the most challengers of Colombia, the satisfaction that gives the ALTO del Siphon at 4,150 meters you will take it in your memory forever.

After that great effort you deserve a good rest at the luxurious Hotel Termales del Ruiz.
1
Stage
Libano
Termales

Stage Profile

Alto del Sifon

3
Day

DIFFICULTY 3/5
DISTANCE 38,9 kms
RAMP 820 mts
MAX ALTITUDE 3.400 Msnm
CLIMB OF THE DAY Alto De Los Colegios (Distance: 3,3km, Average Grad: 10%)

2
Stage
Termales
Nido del Condor

Stage Profile

Today we will have a less demanding mount than will take us to one of the best kept secrets that they have the Andean mountains. We will descend gradually to get to the place we came to search, we finally reached the NIDO DEL CONDOR.

In the afternoon we will enjoy this wonderful place hidden in the Colombian mountains, hopefully we will be able to see the pair of CONDORES approaching their nest for the night. At night we will do a closing event surrounded by a campfire and stars fleeting!

Alto de los Colegios

3
Day

DIFFICULTY 3/5
DISTANCE 38,9 kms
RAMP 820 mts
MAX ALTITUDE 3.400 Msnm
CLIMB OF THE DAY Alto De Los Colegios (Distance: 3,3km, Average Grad: 10%)

Today we will have a less demanding mount than will take us to one of the best kept secrets that they have the Andean mountains. We will descend gradually to get to the place we came to search, we finally reached the NIDO DEL CONDOR.

In the afternoon we will enjoy this wonderful place hidden in the Colombian mountains, hopefully we will be able to see the pair of CONDORES approaching their nest for the night. At night we will do a closing event surrounded by a campfire and stars fleeting!
2
Stage
Termales
Nido Del Condor

Stage Profile

Alto de los Colegios

Condor of The
Andes
4
Day

¡Hasta pronto!

After breakfast we will get into the vehicles of support to take you back to Manizales. We wait you had an incredible weekend!

Hotels

PRIVATE HOUSE IN HONDA – 1 NIGHT
HOTEL TERMALES DEL RUIZ – 1 NIGHT
NIDO DEL CONDOR ECOLODGE – 1 NIGHT

DATES AND PRICES

*WE CAN DO IT IN ANY DATE YOU WANT!
Groups with 8+ people: $600 USD per person (30% down payment)
Add-Ons
*Bike rental
*Single accomodation: 200 USD per person (Subject to availabilty)
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