Cycling routes and bike maps in and around
The bike route planner for Chile offers cyclists a huge number of bike routes: Cycling along the coast while enjoying the view of the sea or undertake a steep bike tour in the Andes and feeling the thrill of being close to an active volcano are only some of the possibilities offered to an enthusiastic cyclist in Chile. Next to steep mountains and colourful cities, there’s also the Atacama desert in Chile, one of the driest deserts in the world, which’s landscape has a surreal beauty to itself. The famous Easter Island are also located off Chile’s coast and can be reached by plane, although at least five hours of flight time need to be spent when visiting the Easter Island.
Find cycle routes in Chile:
- Mapped Ways
- Cycle Routes
The Lauca National Park is characterised by the Andes’ mountain ranges with mighty volcanoes and mountains of up to 6.300 metres altitude. It is located about 12 kilometres East of the village Putre and offers amazing mountain bike trips in the wonderful world of the Andes.
Valparaiso is located directly at Chile’s Pacific coast and is known for its colourful houses, the unconventional way of life and the amazing view of the sea.
The skyline of Santiago is best admired on a visit to Cerro San Cristobal, a huge park on a hill. In the park, there are a zoo, a botanical garden, two public pools, a Japanese garden and it can be explored by bike.
Never raise your right fist over your head. This is seen as a communist sign in Chile and isn’t appreciated.
Take care! The hot sun, water shortages, high temperatures during the day and low temperatures during the night make trips in Chile a true adventure during every season.
The best travel time to Chile’s South is from December to March.