Bike Tours offers two daily departures from Plaza San Martín that do the La Boca and Palermo routes in three and a half to four hours, and one to San Isidro that includes bike transport on the train from Buenos Aires. Information: 4311-5199.
Urban Biking’s bilingual guides comment on the history of the parks and buildings they pass on their four-hour, 12-km route from their headquarters in Retiro to La Boca and back. They also take you as far as San Isidro and Tigre on the train. A full-day program can combine biking in Tigre with kayaking in the Delta. For more information, call Gabriel at 4658-4321 or 15-5165-9343.
Information on biking outfitters in Argentina: www.infobiker.info/outdoorbiker.htm
PHOTO CREDIT: La Bicicleta Naranja.