What you'll do
We will reunite for our expedition to the Havana Fortresses on our workshop, where we briefly will take the bikes and equipment to start the tour. On our way, we will cruise through emblematic neighborhoods as Vedado, Center Havana and Old Havana, going from the modern times to the ancient roots of our city. Many landmarks of this zones will be briefly seen. Along the way, we will discuss about the architecture, the customs, our history and many other interesting and useful details. After crossing the bay on the ferry, we will ride around Casablanca and visit the Morro castle, Cabaña fortress and the Havana Christ Statue. To conclude, you will enjoy the Malecon on a final ride just to end with a nice and refreshing surprise. A perfect complement to this experience is our tour on Vedado: https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/16072 Or maybe you prefer our road bike tour? https://www.airbnb.es/experiences/304359 REMEMBER: Bring extra water! PLEASE CHECK: The guests requirements. This tour has a moderate difficulty. Total distance: 26 Kilometers (16 miles). Check what you need to bring.
Snacks like Fruits or Fast Food. Depending of what we find on our way, we will offer you one of this options: tropical…
Water, natural juice... A bottle of water at the beginning, and one of this options: natural juices, milk shake or beer.
Professional bikes, helmets, safety measures and mechanical assistance during the entire tour.
We are an Art Historian and a Mechanical Engineer Student, part of a bicycle touring project on Havana, MountainCuba. We all share the passion for cycling and Havana city. We also have an amazing biking experience on Airbnb, "Discover the City by Bike": www.airbnb.com/experiences/16072 You should know: We use specialized type bikes: mountain bikes of aluminum (light weight), hydraulic disk brakes, 3x9 or 3x10 gears, front or full air suspensions. 29 or 27.5 inches, also 26. Comfortable and adequate for all terrains, and for the Havana streets. Also we have mechanical assistance on every tour.
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Where you'll be
On our expedition to the Havana Fortresses, we will cruise through emblematic neighborhoods as Vedado, Center Havana and Old Havana. Many landmarks of this zones will be briefly seen on the way. On the other side of the bay, we will ride around Casablanca and visit the Morro castle, Cabaña fortress and the Havana Christ Statue. To finish, you will enjoy the Malecon on our final segment.
If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Fri, Aug 23 From 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
$19 per person
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Keep these in mind
Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 6 guests ages 12 and up can attend.
Wear comfortable shoes (not flip flops). Protect yourself from the sun: use long sleeves, sunscreen, sunglasses, etc. We have another experience available: https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/16072
Ride to the Fortresses of Havana
$19 per person
$19 per person