Monday, December 31, 2012

Pura Vida Mountain Bike Tours

Customized Mountain bike experience, Lunch, Coffee Tour, Hiking, Waterfalls, trails around springs, views to the pacific, or to the central valley are the combinations that we do on our tours: one day tours or half day tours!


Pura Vida Mountain Bike Tours
puravidamtb@gmail.com

Are you interested in biking through places only costaricans know?? We have bicycling tours operations where we want to enjoy as we offer you a whole different Idea of biking!

We offer different levels of difficulty, custom made trips adapted to your experience (from beginners)
"Tell us what you want and we will adapt to it"
we provide the bikes!

It's recreational!
It's unique!
It's to everybody, not big experience require!
It's around the mountains of atenas and the slopes of the poas volcano (Grecia)!
It's created for everybody, up to 5 people, not tourist places!
 Great view to the central valley (Grecia-Atenas), and to the pacific ocean (Atenas only)! finding hidden waterfalls and caves as well as visiting springs where pure water is collected (Grecia only)

There are a bunch of options you could pick where you want the ride or how long you would like to be discovering our secret places, or if you want it all down hill!

We are not located on flat areas, but this is an advantage instead of an obstacle because if you have not good resilience, we can take you up hill by car, and then just enjoy the wonderful areas we are going to discover!

We have brand new bicycles, and very well equipment to provide you a safety biking!



What Can You Expect????
Biking through mountains and different hills covered mostly with coffee plantations and forest, with great scenic and natural beauty; 



If you choose Atenas: Great View to the ocean from 30 miles away!!!And also to the central valley and it's surroundings!

 Or Grecia: On the slopes of the poas volcano with Beautiful views to the central valley, waterfalls , caves and springs.
We’ll take you to places where only locals know, not crowded at all! So you can discover the real beauty of our country!

Only previously booked!

This are some pictures of the route going dawn from the poas Volcano to San Miguel de Grecia (Our small Town)







Sunday, December 30, 2012

One day Tours: Full Active days in Grecia and Poas

Customized Mountain bike experience can be arrange for all day long!

The setup for one day tours we have are: 

Grecia:

We provide the bikes in all the rides!
  1. Our day starts early visiting the majestic Poas Volcano, Bike back down to Grecia through only off-road trails on the natural reserve of the poas Volcano, have lunch with our Family, after Lunch we will take you to see waterfalls and springs where the community's potable water is captured, you choose if you want to bike or hike there: price: $120 per person, with a minimum of 2 people! Includes: bike with safety equipment, Hydratants, T-shirt, Ride on car to the top of the Volcano and Two Guides and the entrance to the Volcano, and also pick up in Grecia and Atenas Area! Note: this is for advance levels of down hill (not crazy, just good at off-road with rocks and slippery hills!
  2. Biking up hill to Poas Volcano From San Pedro of Poas on the road, get in the park, look at the crater, Have lunch, Hike in the park, Come back down hill through off-road and see some waterfalls! Includes: Bikes with safety equipment, Hidratants, T-shirt, Ride on car From Grecia or Atenas to Poas, and two Guides, also entrance fees to the national park! Everything for: $120 with the minimum of two people! Note, this is for advance levels of resilience! (People from poas can be picked up, but the drop-off is not included)
  3. Long Hike to Poas from the hills of San Miguel of Grecia! We Hike all the way up to the volcano through off-road and trails, get in the park, have lunch, hike in the park, and return all the way back on Mountain Bikes! passing to see waterfalls or springs where we capture our potable water to drink! Includes: Bikes with safety equipment, Hidratants, T-shirt, Ride on car From Grecia or Atenas to Poas, and two Guides, also entrance fees to the national park! Everything for: $120 with the minimum of two people! Note, this is for advance levels of resilience! 
  4. Hiking up and down to the Poas volcano, getting in the park, hiking in park, lunch, and Includes: Ride to the area where we start hiking,  Hidratants, Lunch, entrance fees to the park. This is for good hikers, can be done with only one person if the case, and the price is: $50 Pick up in Atenas Or Grecia Area!


Prices and Booking!


Pura Vida Mountain Bike Tours



Prices and timing!
Pura Vida Mountain Biking tours: Pick up from Grecia and transportation to where we ride! The tree categories include: T-shirts, Fruits and snack  breaks, and  Hydrants!

For One day tours click here: Pura vida one day tours
These are the half of day tours:

1. Beginners: 2h $40

2. Intermediate:  3h, $45

3. Advance: 5h $50

4. Only for intermediate and advanced levels, we have a trip to Poas Volcano, visit the crater, and come down hill through off road trails, in the cloud forest of the slopes of the volcano, see the waterfall, and springs on the way down! all of this for $80 with a minimum of 2 people if are in Grecia area, if not, there is a minimum of 3 people for other central valley areas! check it with us to see if the pick up can be done!

For booking a tour or more information please e-mail us at puravidamtb@gmail.com or call us (506)8711-1221


Only previously booked! 







Saturday, December 29, 2012

One day Tours, Atenas full active days!


Customized Mountain bike experience, Lunch, Coffee Tour, Hiking, views to the pacific and to the central valley, pre-colombin places are the combinations that we do on our one day Tours!


We provide the bikes in all the rides!
    Atenas

    1. Hiking, Mountain biking, lunch and coffee tour: $75 per person (description coming soon!)
    2. Mountain Bike, Lunch, Coffee tour and Hike: $75
    3. 5 Hours Hike, Lunch, Coffee Tour: $40
    4. Mountain Bike, Lunch, Coffee Tour: $70
    5. More options coming soon!

    the #1, #2, #4 options include: Bikes with safety equipment, T-shirts, Hydrants, lunch, Pick up and drop off in Atenas or Grecia Area, Snacks!
      All the prices are per person!