SOME EXTRA TIPS
This trip will take bikers through the tropical plantations of CATIE. The topography of the trails is not difficult. All level bike riders and children older than eight years old can enjoy this trip. During the bike ride, a guide will explain the great diversity of the forest and fruit plantations such as: coffee, cacao, sugar cane, citrus, plantains, bananas, macadamia, pineapple, mango, avocados and many other exotic species from tropical countries.
Cabe recalcar que los frutos de estas plantaciones se pueden apreciar dependiendo de la época del año. Gracias a la diversidad en flores y frutos, también las plantaciones se convierten en un sitio ideal para la observación de aves, mamíferos y algunos reptiles.
Bike riders will finish the tour with a visit to the Tropical Botanical Garden, which has a collection of some of the most important tropical plants in the world. In the garden, visitors have the opportunity to enjoy the colors, smells, textures and forms of the plants and their products.
What to bring:
Shorts (no jean shorts), tennis shoes, shirt, a hat or a visor, sunglasses, a bottle of water, insect repellent and sun block and extra clothes to change into change after the tour.
What is included:
Transportation, equipment, entrances and guide.
This tour is available for adults and children older than 8 years old.