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How long Bogota to Machu Pichu

Hi how long to do this ride if I ride for two days and take a day off type of cycle. I prefer to ride 200 to 250 miles a day, Im sorta lazy sometimes.

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and any tips of hotels or how to space it?
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Post deleted due to excessive tool-hood. Have a nice day!

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My friend has been MIA for the last few weeks and it was just a general question. First question Ive asked on here, seems like there is a tool like yourself on every forum.
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Took me about 14 days of travel, relaxed pace.
Bogota-Armenia-Arizona-Quito-?-Cuenca-Machala-Mancora-Chepen-Chimbote-Lima-Nazca-Chaluanca-Cusco-Machu Pichu
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Is that Barrhead as in Alberta eh? On Grizzly Trail, northwest of Edmonton? Some pretty friendly folks up there. I do love riding in Alberta. (In August).

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Yep

Two weeks should do it nicely!
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Nice! I have three weeks to catch a flight in Lima. Looks like a flat ride once you get into Peru.
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