Venezuela: Cycling - Mountain Biking
South America's Hidden Gem
If you are desperate to try your hand at mountain biking, there is one company that organises biking tours outside Caracas - Periquito. The company takes groups of mountain bikers on excursions in the mountains outside Caracas. The company can also arrange for meals, bikes and bike maintenance on its biking tours outside Caracas. The owner is bilingual and offers daylong or weekend trips. For more information on a cycling tour around Caracas phone 0212-377 5918 or 0414-331 6993. The town of Mérida in the Andes is another good base for mountain biking in Venezuela.