Chile

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile

Bicycle Tours to Warm You Up This Winter

Bicycle Tours to Warm You Up This Winter One of the many reasons we love travel is that it gives you the freedom to escape snowy winters and to cycle... Read More »

Destinations: Chile,  Recipes

Recipe: Chile’s Take on the Pisco Sour

The Pisco Sour Cool drink. Hot debate. After a day of cycling along the stunning beaches of Chile’s Central Coast and landing in the little fishing village of Duao, ExperiencePlus! riders... Read More »

Bicycling Patagonia's Lakes District with ExperiencePlus!

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile

South America – Patagonian Sunshine Awaits

The time change is a clear reminder that winter is coming. In just a few weeks it will be dark when we leave the office at 5:00 p.m. (group sigh).... Read More »

About ExperiencePlus!,  Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile

Meet Your Tour Leaders: Juan Pablo Mansilla

Meet Your Tour Leader Q & A with Juan Pablo Mansilla Juan Pablo or “Jata” has been leading ExperiencePlus! tours in Chile and Argentina since 2005. He was born and... Read More »

Riders take a break on the Patagonia Lakes trip with ExperiencePlus!

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile

Word on the Street: Argentina and Chile

Here are a few snippets we’ve gathered from various sources that capture the essence of our bicycle tour offerings in South America. We hope that they’ll inspire you to travel... Read More »

Starr and another rider enjoy the views in Patagonia's Lakes District with ExperiencePlus!

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

Bicycle Patagonia: It Doesn’t Get Better Than This

By ExperiencePlus! travelers Starr and Phil Teague The Patagonia Lakes District Plus! the Island of Chiloé bicycle trip was one of our best vacation experiences ever. The biking was challenging... Read More »

Rafting on the Futaleufu

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile

ExpeditionPlus! South America

The ExpeditionPlus! concept originated back in 2006 when ExperiencePlus! co-founder Rick Price dreamed of offering continental scale tours for strong and experienced riders. The rules for expeditions needed to be... Read More »

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile

6 Reasons to Bicycle Chile and Argentina

1. Discover the Unexpected. Due to their immense differences, it is somewhat unfair to talk about Chile and Argentina as if they were the same country. But, there is one... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Cycling and Sampling in Chile’s Wine Country

Chile’s central valley is home to many of Chile’s top wineries, nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Andes mountains it’s the perfect climate for growing grapes. Landscapes are reminiscent... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Chilean Village Highlights

The 2013 season in South America is now in close range especially as fall begins. For those of you who are looking to branch out, this is your opportunity to... Read More »

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile,  About ExperiencePlus!: Rider Spotlight

que dia es hoy – patagonia

This month we’d like to share a very entertaining blog from Hess Kim who was on the December 10 – 20, 2011, Bicycling Patagonia’s Lake District Plus! the Island of... Read More »

Destinations: Argentina,  Destinations: Chile

Winter Tour Updates: Chile and Argentina

Although we may feel like we have perfected each and every tour itinerary we offer, over the years we’ve learned that more often than not they are a work in... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Chiloé Island: A Cultural Oasis in Patagonia

Winter is just around the corner for all of us who live in North America, which means that summer is just around the corner in Patagonia’s Lakes District in Argentina... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia Day 9 – 10 Chiloe Island

After our penguin viewing, seafood eating transfer to Chiloé, we had high expectations for our time near Castro. Unlike some hotels that claim to be “on the water”, Palafito definitely... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia day 8: transfer to Chiloe Island

After our night in Petrohue, it was time to bid goodbye to two cyclists and a guide. Doug left to spend a few days in Santiago before he’ll return to... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia day 7: Pedaling Through the Reserva Nacional...

A few changes to today’s itinerary were announced yesterday. Maria Elena and the tour leaders suggested a 33km (66km total) out-and-back ride through the Reserva Nacional Llanquihue beside the Petrohue... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia day 6: Morning Trip to Puerto Montt and Canyoning

Yesterday we had a break from biking – and from packing our bags and moving to a different town and hotel again. Javier and Tristan offered to take the group... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia day 5: Puerto Octay to Puerto Varas

I woke up in the middle of the night to a banging sound. I had left the shutters open in the bathroom to get a little air flow through the... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia day 4: Termas de Puyehue to Lago Llanquihue

Today we arrived in Puerto Octay on Lago Llanquihue in the Chilean Lake District. A little tired from yesterday’s ride, we got a late start from Termas de Puyehue. My... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia day 3: Crossing the Border: Cardenal Samore Pass

Day 3: Crossing to Chile was the longest and the hardest day of riding. It was also the day with the most bureaucracy because we left Argentina and entered Chile.... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia Day 2: Scenic Ride from Bariloche to Villa la...

Last night was officially the first day of the tour. After meeting M.E. and the tour leaders Javier and Tristan at the bike shop, Dirty Bikes for the bike fitting,... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia with ExperiencePlus!

I want to introduce myself – my name is Lindsay Brust. I am an ameteur (albeit enthusiastic) runner and biker living in Boulder, CO. I had the pleasure of getting to... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Bicycling Chile’s Wine Country (Plus! the Pacific Coast)

Recently mentioned in National Geographic, the Maule and Colchagua wine valleys of central Chile are a must-see for both adventurers and foodies—and what better way to make the trek than... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Chile: A New Destination with a Familiar Twist

In October 2009 I was fortunate enough to head south and help lead our inaugural bicycle tour through Chile’s wine country.  ExperiencePlus! is proud to be one of the first... Read More »

Destinations: Chile

Patagonia, With Gears to Spare!

Patagonia, With Gears to Spare! “It’s the freakin’ Andes, Jim!” Jim and I had been leap-frogging for the first part of the day—I’d stop to take photos and he’d pass... Read More »

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