On the 7th of October Mark from Superbike Rental left London Heathrow on a flight to Amsterdam for a connecting flight to Lima, Peru South America. Here he was met at Lima’s International airport by David from Adventure Peru Motorcycling. The next day he got another flight from Lima to Cajamarca where he collected his bike from Adventure Peru’s base.
Over the 3 week tour Mark rode through many towns and villages including Caraz, Huaraz, Pacasmayo, Chachapoyas, Leimebamba, Celendin, Gotcta and Tarapoto. Throughout the trip he rode through the Duck Canyon, the Northern Mountains – The Andes, the Cloud Forest, the rain forest of Peruvian Amazonia and even the famous Pan American Highway!
During the tour conditions constantly changed from hot to cold, dry to wet and sand to snow.
Altitude sickness, chewing Mate De Coca, amazing mountain roads, great gravel tracks, interesting food, a fantastic tour company – David, Franco and Carlos = one incredible journey!