Explore Urban Quito on a Bike

From $45/ person
4 hours Small Groups Departs 2.00pm

Explore Urban Quito on a Bike

This is the city’s ‘True North’. Let us show you a blend of Modern Quito, Parks, a Botanical Garden, Local Food, Markets and Culture

• 3.5 – 4 hour tour through La Floresta, Carolina, Mariscal, Iñaquito
• Ideal for people who love parks and flora and who want to experience a mix of modern and old

• Cycle through one of the biggest parks in Quito and South America
• Feel, see and eat the culture that makes Quito special
• Small groups, limited to 7 people

Tour Prices

Great prices to suit your needs! All prices are in USD & include 12% tax (IVA).
If you require custom tours or need more information please contact us!

4 Hour Tour
7 People Max / Half Day
$45/ person
  • 24-speed Urban Bicycle
  • Safety-Certified Helmet
  • Bicycle chain, lock and key
  • Safety vest
  • Professional bilingual guide
    (English/ Spanish)
  • Max 7 People
  • Entry Fees
  • Central Quito Area
  • Monday – Saturday
  • Departure time: 9.00am
4 Hour Tour
2 People Private/ Half Day
$65/person
  • 24-speed Urban Bicycle
  • Safety-Certified Helmet
  • Bicycle chain, lock and key
  • Safety vest
  • Professional bilingual guide
    (English/ Spanish)
  • 2 People
  • Entry Fees
  • Central Quito Area
  • Monday – Saturday
  • Departure time: 9.00am
4 Hour Tour
1 Person Private/ Half Day
$85/ person
  • 24-speed Urban Bicycle
  • Safety-Certified Helmet
  • Bicycle chain, lock and key
  • Safety vest
  • Professional bilingual guide
    (English/ Spanish)
  • 1 person
  • Entry Fees
  • Central Quito Area
  • Monday – Saturday
  • Departure time: 9.00am

Inclusions | Exclusions | What to bring

Read carefully and if you have any questions please contact us!

  • Quito Bike Tours urban bicycle (Fulgur ‘Cotinga’, 24-speed)
  • Safety-certified helmet
  • Bicycle chain, lock and key
  • Safety vest
  • Licensed, local, professional bilingual guide (English/ Spanish)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Meals
  • Snacks and drinks
  • Water.  Say what? Water!  No, we aren’t being tight. As a company who values sustainability and not plastic, we ask that each participant bring their own bottle (hopefully reusable).  We promise that we will make it up to you in other ways!
  • Tips (optional and with absolutely no pressure).  We are not a free tour and you can be sure that we pay our guides properly.  However, if you wish to tip your guide you can absolutely do so. You can also be assured that not one cent (and that’s the way we want it!) will go to the company. Whatever you wish to give to your guide goes 100% to him or her!
  • ID (original or copy)
  • Rain jacket
  • Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Cap
  • Bandana
  • Sunblock
  • Money, including small change
  • A backpack … if you want to buy or store stuff
  • A great altitude! Oops sorry, attitude!
  • WATER!  In our quest to help save our planet, we advise you to bring your own water or water bottle.

IMPORTANT Information:

  • Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the start of the tour so that we can leave on time.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Please read our Refund Policy, under FAQs.
  • Keep in mind that Quito is 2867 metres above sea level. Although this is an easy ride, give yourself at the very least, one day to acclimatise.
  • It is imperative that you have current travel insurance including personal medical insurance. If you do not, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES will Quito Bike Tours be held responsible for any injuries incurred.
  • Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have.
  • We are happy to answer any questions that you may have but please check our FAQs first, to make sure that it has not already been answered.

NOTE: Quito Bike Tours reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notifications due to unforeseen circumstances or weather.

Custom-made Urban Bikes

Quality Urban Bikes built by Quito Bike Tours - FULGUR 'Cotinga' frame - FULGUR 'Cotinga' fork - 24-speed Shimano gears - Top-quality brakes and chains - Gel saddle - 25 pounds

Bicycle Helmets

Internationally Certified - Keeps you protected whilst on the road - Strong, durable, safe - Keeps you cool under Quito's sunny skies - Looks good ... well we think so!

Lock & Chain

Made by Fulgur - Custom-made lock & chain for your bike - Super-safe and strong - Quality controlled and tested

Tour Guides

Passionate people who love what they do - Licensed professional bilingual guide (English/ Spanish) - Urban cyclist - Skilled in bike mechanics - Knowledge & insight of history and culture - First Aid trained and certified

Riding Style

Urban City – Easy Ride - Skill Level: Easy - Distance: 17kms/ 10.5 miles - Altitude: 2862 metres above sea level - Maximum climb: One easy hill (elevation 100 metres) - 90% Bike Paths: Experience the highest capital on Earth on a bike

Safety

Safety first ... always! - Be seen by wearing a safety vest - Night lights - Safety briefing - Bike fitting

Trip Itinerary

Explore La Floresta, Mariscal, La Carolina Park, Iñaquito and much, much more!

2.00pm – Ochoymedio – La Floresta
We start from the iconic Ochoymedio Arthouse Cinema. We take a look at the amazing street art around La Floresta as well as tell you about some of the artists who painted them. We also visit a funky cafe and get to try something yummy.
3.00pm – Amazonas Street and the Botanic Garden
We make our way to Carolina Park and visit the Botanic Garden, riding along Amazonas Avenue, one of the main arteries of the modern city. We get to stop for a pretty cool photo shoot too!
4.00pm – Carolina Park and Modern Quito
We cycle through Carolina Park and see a mysterious energetic point. We make our way to an iconic fruit and vegetable market, and along the way get to see and stop in Quito’s modern area.
5.00pm – Iñaquito Market
Experiencing a local market is a must in any city . This iconic and colourful market dates back to the 70s! We make our way back, via Carolina Park once again; there’s always so much going on giving you a real insight as to how the locals live.
5.30pm-6.00pm – Return to La Floresta
Making our way past an impressive 50-metre tall mural, we finish our tour at La Cleta Bici Cafe located in La Floresta, only a block from where we started. Upon arrival, the café will give you a FREE drink and a snack, as well as offer you 10% off all food!

Tour Starting Point

"A cool ride with some really interesting stops. Something totally different and not typically touristy. Would definitey recommend it".
Rose
London
"Me gusto muchisimo. Lleve a mi familia de los EEUU y estaban encantados. Los guias hablan inglés tambien. Muy divertido".
Juán
Quito
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