The bikers option for those who like to ride by gravel/paved roads.
Starting from the main valley of Pachacamac we will follow the Lurin river.
Basic level to up.
All the year.
3 hours approx.
About the Place:
Lurin River is south from Lima and lower lands near the coastline are known as Pachacamac, and its name become from the name of the god, ruler of the earth: Pachacamac that lived in this area fot two thousand years.
About the Ride
Starting from Pachacamac at 150 masl (A in map) is is the right choice.
Following up the river the road takes you (depending your speed) in one hour to Ovalo de Cieneguilla (A-B) riding 12Km gaining 150m and if it was not enough it may be extending to 18K to the next point that is the Cieneguilla bridge (C). If that was not enough and want to go for more, we may add some extra distance. Once in Cieneguilla and after pick some food and drink you will ride down to the starting point at Pachacamac.
Full loops may be counted on averages of distance/climb of 24K/200mt, 36K/350mt or 48K/500mt.
Small group only.
Starting from our Headquarters
Take a taxi by app to our meeting point in Surco district, 10 minutes by car from Miraflores. Start/finish from our location.
1 + hour driving to Pachacamac district.
Meeting time: 6:45 am
Maximum we should leave at 7am.
What to bring:
Try to bring your own basic equipment: helmet, gloves.
A windvest or a couple of layers in winter days. Sunscreen.
During the ride there are many places to buy food and water, so a litre of water is enough .
Any broken or damaged part of the bike or equipment, made intentionally or not, caused by riders or terrain issues must get paid back at commercial prices (ex: frame, levers, gears, derrailleur, tyres, wheels, helmet, gloves, etc).
Any injury caused by any reason during the ride is fully responsability of the rider and any medical or transportation cost must be covered by the rider. This is an adventure sport activity subject by its nature to any kind of non expected events.