When to Come? Guatemala enjoys one of the best climates on earth. In Guatemala there are two seasons summer and winter (wet and dry). Most days during the rain season the rain will come in the late afternoon or evening so most of the day will stay warm and dry with an average temparature of 24c. For this reason we are able to run tours for most of the year.  
Riding Facts. Rest Days YES. Longest riding day 5-6 hours. Shortest riding day 2/3 hours. Trip distance is shown for each individual tour..Group size generally is between 3-6 people.

Documents. You must bring a passport with an expiry date no less than 6 months from your date of entry. UK requires no visa. Valid motorcycle license for all models.International credit card

Payment. Currently we do not accept credit cards on the net. Please contact us via the contact page or phone direct for full details.

Waiver and release Every participant of a Catours tour is required to sign and accept a waiver and release of liability and assumption of risk agreement prior to the start of a tour. Catours cannot accept any tour participant without a duly signed waiver and release form.

Accommodation. All our accommodation is clean secure and comfortable. Most with bar and pool. In general rooms on tour will be in twins, but if you intend travelling alone and dont wish to share with a stranger then you can pay a supplement at the time of booking (subject to availability) Electricity (110 volts)

Children and infants are not allowed on these tours!

Naturally you are subject to the rules and law of Guatemala, if you cause distress to others or to a property either ourselves or the local suppliers can terminate their services on the spot without refund or compensation. We always try to keep to the itineary this will only change if our tour leader thinks it's nessesary to ensure you have a hassel free holiday.

Money and Banks. Visa and MasterCard are accepted in cash machines throughout Guatemala. You can always bring traveler cheques (US) and some US cash is always good to have. Banks and cash points are always close to hand. Allow $50 a day for lunch, dinner and drinks.

Space and Luggage. You will have a total of 40ltr of storage space for tours up to 10 days using Yamaha 175DT and Honda 200CTX amd 70ltr for all Kawasaki tours.. (We carry our luggage most of the times) there will be laundry opportunities if needed. Bring a small daypack for excursions when not riding.

Health and Safety. If you become sick and unable to continue with the tour we will ensure that you receive the best assistance available. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have sufficient insurance to cover all medical expenses.

What if I cancel my tour? We do have booking conditions. Your deposit secures you a place on the tour and is non-refundable. The closer to your departure date you cancel the more of your payment you stand to lose.

What if CATours cancels the tour? This is very unlikely, but we do reserve the right to cancel a tour if a minimum number of persons stipulated cannot be met, or if acts of god occur. In these cases a full refund will be made.

The Tour. The pace of the ride will greatly depend on the terrain and on the road conditions this may be affected by the weather and environment. Safety and rider security are our foremost concerns this will not be compromised. What is always important is that we ride within our abilities. In this tour we ride within in a group as a team. Group participation will help all riders’ needs. It is your responsibility to ride safely always follow instructions from your tour leader, and no matter how experienced you may be take any advice given. Drink driving will not be tolerated. There will be a time and a place for having a beer, not before or during the ride. Lecture over but we dont want to spoil or endanger anybody else`s holiday.

You will be collected from the airport and taken to your hotel for the first night, then the next day taken to your motorbike for familiarisation, then a talk over a cool drink on the tour ahead. You will ride in convoy with an experienced tour leader at the front, so you can relax and enjoy the view and let us worry about when to fuel up and which road to take. CATOURS a motorcycle adventure that anyone can enjoy.

The roads most of which are tarmac offer good riding conditions. At times we shall encounter some demanding roads. The diversity of our tours are made so that you won’t miss out on anything. Our tours will give you lots of miles of diverse riding with some spectacular sights.

Do I need experience? Previous riding experience abroad is not essential. Your tour guide will ensure that you receive good and correct advice on local conditions and potential dangers. It is essential that you are comfortable on your bike. All trips have a preparation day to familiarize you with the bikes and the road conditions. This will also include a talk about your tour and what to expect in the weeks ahead.

The distances will vary from day to day and so will the terrain (see tour details). Some days will be long. These tours are primarily designed for riding. Each tour has been carefully routed to balance time and distance with good rest time to relax and enjoy the local sights.

Payment Protection. All eligible payments are held In trust in accordance with EU package holiday directive.

Bike Insurance. All accidental damage or indirectly caused will be the responsibility of the rider. This will be held on credit card prior to the start of the tour. This holding deposit is 100% refundable at the completion of the tour. Any motorcycle damage will be deducted from the deposit.

The bikes. Yamaha 175DT, Honda 200CTX and Kawasaki KLR 650. These are excellent well-proven motorcycle which combines superb performance and reliability that is so much needed for Guatemala. All Bikes are maintained without compromise. Your Motorcycle will be in ready to go condition.

 
     
Driving Licence  
Credit Card  
Light , warm warterproof ---jacket  
Good tough walkingboots ---or riding boots  
Riding jacket  
Warm sweatshirt  

Note: Full Leathers not recomended

         
   
     
   
 
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Sales: United Kingdom
UK: +00 44 (1329) 836 309
UK: +00 44 (2392) 425 583
UK: +00 44 (2392) 730 000
 

Operations Guatemala
Tel: +00 502 7832 9638
24hr: +00 502 5571 7279
Tel: +00 502 5790 3336

   
Head Office: 6 Calle Oriente #14 Antigua Guatemala