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Santiago Parks Bike Tour

  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Ideal choice for families
Santiago Parks Bike Tour
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Santiago Parks Bike Tour
From US$41.00
Escape the crowds of central Santiago as you pedal your way around the city’s parks and green spaces on this 3-hour bike tour. Follow your guide past landmarks like Plaza Italia, the Presidential Palace and the Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center, then cruise around the tree-lined lanes of Bustamante Park and explore the 20th-century Balmaceda Park.
What to Expect
This 3-hour bike tour will take you through the Bellas Artes and Providencia neighborhoods with a stops at Forestal and Balmaceda Parks characteristic for its early 20th century aristocratic neighborhoods, like Condell and Bustamante Park.

Pedal through the parks and beautiful streets with stops at Plaza Italia and the newly built Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center, which sits in the Lastarria-Santa Lucia Neighborhoods. Try a local snack to taste Santiago's flavors.

Head to the Presidential Palace, and review the Government of Salvador Allende (1970-1973) the reasons that lead to the Military Dictatorship (1973-1989) and its the lasting effects in today’s democracy.
Reviews (24)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We booked the half day tour of Santiago with Gabriella as our tour guide. She was very informative, funny, and just overall, a wonderful person to be around. She was able to answer any questions we had about the city and past/present political history of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nguyenkellay
expat-in-chile-2004, Directeur général at La Bicicleta Verde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks nguyenkellay for sharing your feedback online. Gabriella will be thrilled to see they were mentioned. We are lucky in Santiago to have such a beautiful city, so thanks for spreading the word and helping out a small company like us. Cheers, Peter

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile
Great Tour of the City/ The best Guide

My friend and I took this tour of Parks and Politics with Gabriella on a late show up and it was excellent. Very informative and Gabba makes the tour a lot of fun. Highly recommend 👍🏽 Thanks again.More

Thank DoonbegMan
expat-in-chile-2004, Directeur général at La Bicicleta Verde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks for sharing DoonbegMan. Gabriella can handle the streets like a pro and always making the tour funnier ! Thanks for putting your positive feedback online as everything helps us out as a small bike tour company. If you come back, come see us again....More

Reviewed 15 June 2018
The best way to feel the best of Santiago!

We took the full day trip! In the morning we went to the local markets and get to talk and eat, and feel local culture! It was great and also got a nice surprise! :) Then we had time for lunch and during the afternoon...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mmmiramontes
Peter Murphy L, Owner at La Bicicleta Verde, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Hola mmmiramontes, The full day bike trip is indeed the best way to discover local culture through the markets in the morning, to have a nice stroll in the parks and know more about the history of Chile in the afternoon! I'm happy to hear...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018
See the city in a fun and engaging way!

We did this bike tour with a small group to see the city and learn a little more about the history. Our tour guide was easy going, answered questions and shared his knowledge about the places we stopped. It was a great couple of hours....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Tyler C
Peter Murphy L, Owner at La Bicicleta Verde, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hola Tyler, Thanks for writing such an awesome comment! It seems that you had an incredible experience with La Bicicleta Verde! Our guides love to share their passion and their knowledge about Santiago! Santiago is a city rich in history and has lots of parks....More

Reviewed 29 May 2018
A great perspective of Santiago!

Marcela is passionate about the city she loves and keen to share her knowledge with visitors - a mix of contemporary life, history, geography and the effects of political evolution on the country. The cycling is easy and mostly in parks or cycle paths. Definite...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert-Montanari
P M, Propriétaire at La Bicicleta Verde, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Hola Robert, Thank you for taking the time to write such an awesome review. We could not agree more with you, Marcela is passionate and knows how to captivate us! Santiago is such an amazing city and there is a lot to learn about it....More

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