Cycling in Alto de Letras – Active Travel Agency
Come roll with us through Colombia.
Colombia enjoys a perfect climate all year round, allowing you to roll through the Andes mountain range at any time. Colombia with its geographic variety made up of valleys, mountains, rivers and coasts offer an unforgettable experience.
Among many routes and destinations, Letras is the great challenge, the highest mountain in the world that can be climbed by road bike. A walk that allows you to discover new smells, landscapes and villages through the 3,600 m of altitude gained.
In addition to advanced cyclists, we also have training camps with greater demand, on the same roads where famous cyclists currently train in the international peloton: Sergio Luis Henao (SKY), Rigoberto Urán (EF), Carlos Betancur (MOVISTAR), Fernando Gaviria (ETTIX) among others.
Alto de Letras, the longest climb in the world
The “Alto de Letras” should really be on your bucket list if you are a cyclist who likes big challenges. Letras, the most challenging climb in Colombia, along with Mauna Loa in Hawaii are the longest mountains in the world that can be done on a road bike.
Through its more than 3,800 meters of elevation gained in the course of its 80 kilometers of distance, you will discover beautiful landscapes, new smells and typical villages.
After a lot of dedication and passion, this climb will be a challenge that will reward you with the satisfaction of having conquered it.