The oldest and most famous route in Cusco. Since the beginning of mountain biking in Cusco, the route of Yuncaypata exist. Thousands of riders rode at some point and wmany others will continue to ride. This route is still maintained and there are always changes of lines and improvements, but it's still the most emblematic route of the city of Cusco.
It has a distance of 7km, starts in the mountain closest to the city "Abra de Corao" and descends to the city through forests and typical villages. It's characterized by presenting all types of lines and obstacles for all levels of riders. Hard lines, as well as softer alternative lines, there is lines for all tastes.
The route is 85% downhill, 10% flat and 5% uphill.
Difficulty : basic/intermediate
Distance of the trail 5 km
Altitude of starting point (Abra de Qorao) 3776 m.a.s.l.
Altitude point of arrival (Salineras) 3325 m.a.s.l.
Elevation gain in descent 451 m
Travel time to the starting point is 40 minutes by car and 1:30 hours cycling from Cusco's main square.