– The rainy season lasts from December to April. On some days the sky is still blue and allows a nice bike ride.
The dry season lasts from May to June. The mountains are completely covered with snow and the landscape presents itself in fresh green for beautiful photos.
From July to November the weather is mostly sunny.
We start the tour with a pick-up from the hotel. Once you get on the transport, you will ride for approximately 50 minutes to the town of Cruzpata where we will have a 15-minute practice session, until the passengers are ready. The guide will ask each passenger if they are ready and have no problem with the ATV to start the tour. The first part of the tour with the ATVs will take you to the terraces of Moray, where you will have 20 minutes of visit. Along the Moray Salineras route, we will make a stop to take pictures of the surrounding nature. Everything will depend on the weather. Then we will head towards the salt mines until Tiiobamba, where we will continue in the transport for security measures and to avoid accidents in the pampas of the salt mines and the descent in an abyss. On this tour, we can appreciate the snow pekas of Veronica and the of Chicón, accompanied by a magical landscape. You will also have the opportunity to meet some local residents in the area. You will then return to the city of Cusco. Our tour will end at Plateros Street
– Round trip transport (Cusco-Cruzpata-Cusco) and transport to Salineras
– Quad bikes (Honda TRX 250)
– Helmet (Optional with a go-pro attachment)
– Professional bilingual guide (English and Spanish)
– First AID Kit
– A guide assistant for more than 5 pax
– Water bottle
Entrance fee for the visiting places
– Trekking shoes
– Warm clothing
– Hat, sunscreen and sunglasses
– Personal snacks
– This tour on ATVs is designed for families, groups, friends, etc., who are looking for adventure. Visiting the most typical and traditional places in Cusco, such as the archeological site of Moray, Maras village and the salt mines of Maras.
– We recommend being aware of the time schedule. The Agency is not responsible for missing visitors due to delays in any other tour, flight, etc.
Cancellation or changes of this tour:
CHANGES: Any changes to the tour date need to be done before 6:00 pm the day before the tour begins.
NO SHOWS & CANCELLATIONS: If you cancel the day prior to the tour before 6:00 pm (Lima time) or earlier, a 10% administration fee (+ the card fee) will apply. After this time, there is a 100% no-show or cancellation fee.
You must email firstname.lastname@example.org (include the name of the tour and the reservation number) to cancel this tour or to make any changes
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
I can’t find my accommodation listed in the operator’s pick up locations as I’m making my booking. What should I select?
We offer pick-ups from the hotel and hostel accommodation listed. This list covers over 90% of the accommodation providers in the area. They do not provide pick-ups or drop-offs at private residences, Airbnb, bus terminals etc. If you cannot find your hotel on the list, please select an alternative pick-up location close by, and be ready for pick-up at the time shown on your booking confirmation.
Will I have problems with altitude sickness on this tour?
Altitude sickness can catch many travelers a little bit off guard. Not everyone gets sick in high altitudes, and it is difficult to predict who is likely to be badly affected by it. For most people, it is nothing more than a headache and a dizzy sensation that diminishes over a short period of time, 1 to 2 days for most people. If you want to limit your chances of getting sick, there are a few things you can do. First, do not fly directly into high altitude – proceed slowly, allowing your body time to acclimatize as you ascend gradually. However, for many that is not possible, so it’s important to drink lots of water, and to slow down! This sounds simple, but both of these things are very important. Your body is struggling because you don’t have enough oxygen, so avoiding any strenuous activity is a good idea. Chew some coca leaves – the native people of South America have been chewing coca for centuries, thanks to its ability to alleviate mild altitude sickness symptoms. Coca leaves can be bought in any supermarket, and even souvenir shops or street stalls. Take altitude sickness pills (Soroche): these are sold over the counter all over Peru and Bolivia and are just a few dollars. If you are flying straight into altitude over 2500 meters without spending any time at an intermediate elevation, and you’re worried about getting sick, you can ask your doctor for more specific and stronger altitude sickness medication in advance. In the rare case that your symptoms are more severe than a headache and mild dizziness, you should descend in altitude and seek medical assistance.
What time does the tour start?
The tour starts at 7:30 am or 1:30 pm
Which brand is the ATV Quad Biking?
The brand is Honda motor 250cc, they are semi-automatic and easy to drive.
How many hours does the ATV Quad biking drive?
You can drive for 2 hours and a half approx.
Why book with atvcuscoadventures.com?
Apart from our low-price guarantee, with us, you can be 100% assured that your booking is secure. We provide instant email confirmation and have space and availability for each tour. You are in the capable hands of our team here on the ground, with 20 local experts who speak perfect Spanish and English. We are always ready with a quick response to any of the questions you might have.
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