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Backpackers on Bikes Day Tours

Masatepe, Nicaragua
+505 8278 0442
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Great vacation. Fell in love with Nicaragua.

This was an outstanding trip. We have done multiple bike tours in Europe, and this was just as fun... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2018
Yukie P
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Los Angeles
Great tour to get to know Nicaragua!

My husband and I did a 7-day tour with our 14 year old daughter, and Harold was the most excellent... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2017
AKFam2011
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Anchorage, Alaska
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Masatepe, Nicaragua
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+505 8278 0442
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

This was an outstanding trip. We have done multiple bike tours in Europe, and this was just as fun in its own way. We are already thinking about a return to Nicaragua. Harold was a great guide and road companion. He is so mellow, but...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2017

My husband and I did a 7-day tour with our 14 year old daughter, and Harold was the most excellent guide, teacher and ambassador! All communication with the company was prompt, thorough, and clear. We were met by a rep who showed us around Granada...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our adventure and really appreciated the time and effort Mark and Julie put in to making everything run smoothly! Harold, our guide, was an absolutely joy and perfect guide…we could not have asked for anyone better. He was kind, informative, patient, funny,...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2016

We had a great time and I would use the services of Backpackers on Bikes again. Prior to the trip my emails were answered promptly and thoroughly. We did a self guided trip and the route explanations and GPS were easy to follow. The hotels...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2016

Backpackers on Bikes owners Mark and Julie are top notch! My fiance and I did a 1/2 day tour with Mark through Granada villages and ended 1 mile from Laguna de Apoyo (we went to Laguna Beach Club after). We biked up and down hills,...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2015

Backpackers on Bikes is the only outfit in Nicaragua when it comes to organized rides -- and they are great at what they do. It is rather tricky to organize the logistics of multi-day trips in terms of accommodations (to say nothing of the actual...More

Thank Eric D
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Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I did beautiful morning ride up to Los Pueblos Blancos and Laguna de Apoyo. Mark was excellent as a guide and kept us smiling. Thanks for the adventure - the swim in the Laguna was the perfect way to end the morning....More

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Reviewed March 21, 2015

Mark and Julie set us up with everything we needed to have a fab bike tour. The bikes were great, the instructions lead us through everything without a hitch. Beautiful ride in a wonderful country!

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Reviewed December 6, 2014

The Multisport Tour of Nicaragua with Backpackers on Bikes was wonderful. Our family of four (two kids aged eight and nine) was looking for a holiday with lots of activity as well as a chance to experience a culture significantly different from our Ontario lifestyle,...More

Thank tonyandmelissa
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Reviewed December 5, 2014

We had an incredible time seeing Nicaragua with the 2 owners of Backpackers on Bikes! They are very knowledgeable about the country and the best way to experience it. We saw the most beautiful scenery, the people are very friendly and warm and delicous food....More

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