bike ride

On a mountain bike to Havana outskirts

On a mountain bike to Havana outskirts

Duration:6 hour total |||| 6 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

We are two friends—a Programmer and a Biomedical Engineer—who share the same passion of riding bicycles throughout Havana with our friends. We also have an amazing biking experience on Airbnb, "Discover the City by Bike": https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/16072 We are part of MountainCuba bicycle touring project, created by the entrepreneur Luis in march, 2016. We simply love bicycles, cycling,…
Luis, Eddy Y Pedro
Luis, Eddy Y Pedro
Luis, Eddy Y Pedro
Luis, Eddy Y Pedro

What we’ll do

On this tour you will cover a lot of little visited areas of Habana, having the opportunity to go deeper in your knowledge of Cuba through its history, food, culture, landscapes and people. This is a soft mountain bike ride that can range from 20 to 55 Km (12.5 to 34 miles) and from medium to high difficulty. As a prelude, we will cross the neighborhoods of Vedado, Center Habana and Old Habana to…

What else you should know

This ride ranges from medium to high difficulty, due to distance. Abandoning the tour could represent the end of the activity for the rest of the group. This is a soft mountain bike ride.

What I’ll provide

Snacks and Other
We will end our nice ride and workout with a lunch at the more typical Cuban style!. Even that we will have lunch at the end, multiple snacks will be in our way: "mani molido" bars, natural fruits and more!
Drinks
At start: 1 or 2 water bootles. During the tour: natural juices, sugar can, milk shakes and beer, as you prefer.
Equipment
A good mountain bike, helmet, and mechanical assistance on the entire tour. If you want, bring your cycling shoes and pedals.

What to bring

If you have cycling shoes and pedals with cleats you can bring them
Or comfortable shoes for riding a bicycle (not flip flops)
Fresh clothes (breathable sportswear is the best for the Cuban heat)
Sunscreen
Sunglasses
Any other protection against the sun
Extra water (as you consider)
Backpack
Luis, Eddy Y Pedro
bike ride
$29 per person
$29 per person