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We offer no-frills, self supported Bicycle Tours of the Mexican Pacific coast, the Sierra Madre Mountains, the Yucatan peninsula, and the southern states of Chiapas and Tabasco. Eating and sleeping where the locals do, we go inn-to-inn and eat at local markets and eateries. Our small groups are limited to 8 to 10 cyclists, plus your 2 friendly, fun and knowledgeable tour guides. Tours last for 1 to 3 weeks or more, run between October and March and range in difficulty from lite to regular to challenge.
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!El Tour offers no-frills guided, self supported bike tours of the Pacific coast, the western Sierra Madre mountains, the Yucatan peninsula, and the southern states of Chiapas, Tabasco and Oaxaca.

1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?

A couple of friends started up in 2000, taking a group of friends on tour in the Yucatan.

2. What is your company's mission?

To explore the natural and cultural beauty of Mexico from the seats of our bikes.

3. What does your company specialize in?

No-frills guided, self supported bicycle tours in Mexico.

4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?

Basil, a "retired" electrical engineer, has the most bike touring experience specific to Mexico. Having cycled over 100 thousand kilometres in Mexico (much of it solo), and lived, worked and travelled in various parts of the country since 1997, he is fluent in Spanish and familiar with the customs. He is certified in First Aid and CPR and is also a PADI certified dive master. He speaks a few words of Yucatec Maya language, is also fluent in Greek, and speaks a smattering of other languages too.

5. What is your most popular travel package and why?

Our "backroads Yucatan" ride of the year is often our most popular, it's success owing to the unique culture and geography of the Yucatan and to the fact that it's usually our least physically challenging tour.

6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?

The guides, routes, food, and adventures are exemplary. Quit your job and go. Your life will change.

Vacation Packages offered by supplier M09314

Views of the Pacific
Join us on a most popular tour that follows the Pacific coast down from Puerto Vallarta to Zihuatanejo. We will meander along the quiet roads of the rolling foot hills of the Sierra Madres.

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USD 800 / Per person
Tour Package
Bicycle Touring
Snorkeling
Duration: 15 - 16 days
Season: November - November
Mexico

Haciendas, Cenotes & Ruins
Enjoy the beautiful colonial architecture of several towns on this bicycle tour including Mérida, Izamal and Valladolid. Visit mayan ruins like the famous Chichén-Iztá and Uxmal.

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USD 540 / Per person
Tour Package
Bicycle Touring
Cultural Journey
Duration: 8 days
Season: January - January
Mexico

Mexican Three Week Odyssey
Enjoy the best Mexico has to offer on this 3 week bicycle tour. We'll go from the Mayan Yucatan through the Tabasco wetlands and up to the misty highlands of Chiapas.

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USD 1000 / Per person
Tour Package
Bicycle Touring
Archeology/History
Duration: 21 days
Season: February - March
Mexico

Pilgrimage in Oaxaca
This extreme challenge difficulty and popular 15 day cycling tour starts and ends in Oaxaca city. The route will take us through major Mexican pilgrimage sites, situated in Juquila.

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USD 800 / Per person
Tour Package
Bicycle Touring
Cultural Journey
Duration: 15 days
Season: December - December
Mexico

Flamingos and the Gulf Coast
Flamingos and other aquatic birds in the mangrove habitat of Ria Lagartos. Mayan ruins including the well kept secret of Ek Balam, and several cenotes. Mayan towns and villages.

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USD 540 / Per person
Tour Package
Bicycle Touring
Birdwatching
Duration: 8 - 9 days
Season: January - January
Mexico

Day of the Dead Tour
Join us on cycling tour around the highlands of Michoacan state during the Day of the Dead celebrations. Visit the newest volcano in the world & some spectacular mountain country-side.

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USD 800 / Per person
Tour Package
Bicycle Touring
Cultural Journey
Duration: 15 days
Season: October - November
Mexico

Backroads to the Beach
Two week starting in Mérida and ending at the beach in Tulum. Cenotes, Mayan ruins, beaches, haciendas, Mayan villages, colonial towns, very quiet roads.

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USD 800 / Per person
Tour Package
Bicycle Touring
Archeology/History
Duration: 15 days
Season: January - February
Mexico
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 1  George Pitlik Verified User Review
I did take the tour with Bike Mexico. They rate a 10 PLUS in every area.
I have never been more pleased with a tour, and I have taken plenty of them.
I highly recommend Bike Mexico tours.