About PeruMotors

PeruMotors S.R.L. started in 2004 as a small scale motorcycle touring company by and for motorcycle enthusiasts. Today PeruMotors is one of the leading motorcycle tour operators in South America. And Peru’s largest company for BMW Motorcycle rentals.
In 2010 is PeruMotors became an Official Partner of BMW Motorrad.
We are specialized in (self-)guided motorcycle tours, (self-)guided 
4x4 tours and motorcycle rentals.

Nowadays we organize guided motorcycle tours in:

  • Peru
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • Argentina
  • USA
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Europe

in addition to our own activities we provide our services to a number of specialized motorcycle tour operators from all over the world: USA, Canada, the Netherlands, Brazil, Australia and New Zealand.
Most of our tours visit Peru and Bolivia, some of them also Argentina & Chile. And sometimes we go to the USA, Canada, Mexico and Europe for a very special tour.

The 2 founders (Lars Caldenhoven & Geert Boeder) are still the professional motorcycle guides of PeruMotors.

Headquarters in Arequipa, Peru.
In 2019 PeruMotors had over 350 motorcycle & 4x4 tourists as guests.
 

Equipment

  • Fleet of over 65 motorcycles.
    • BMW R 1250 GS
    • BMW R 1200 GS
    • BMW F 850 GS
    • BMW F 800 GS
    • BMW F 750 GS
    • BMW F 700 GS
    • Honda CRF 1000 - Africa Twin
    • Honda CB500X
    • Royal Enfield Classic 500
  • 3 Support trucks (double cabin pick-up)
  • 1 Van
  • 3 motorcycle trailers
  • Privately owned fully equipped motorcycle workshop
     

Past Tours

PeruMotors is specialized in guided tours in Peru, Chile, Bolivia and Argentina. In the past years PeruMotors has done guided motorcycle tours in Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay, Chile and Argentina. From Machu Picchu to Rio de Janeiro, from Quito to Ushuaia and everything in between. In recent years tours to Mexico, the USA and Europe were added to the tour schedule.

Average number of guided tours per year: 15.
 

Staff

  • 3 Professional (motorcycle) tour guides
  • 2 Full-time motorcycle mechanics
  • 1 Accountant
  • 2 Free-lance tour guides, and
  • 2 Free-lance drivers/mechanics.

Most of the motorcycle guides of PeruMotors speak fluid Spanish, English, Dutch and (very) basic German.


Founders of PeruMotors

GEERT BOEDER (LEFT) & LARS CALDENHOVEN


Staff of PeruMotors

During staff trip in 2019

 

EDUARDO MOLINA (top photo on the right)

Works as a tour guide on the motorcycle, and as driver/mechanic on guided tours.


CARLOS CARPIO (first on the left)

Our chief mechanic


MAURICIO TORREBLANCA (third on the right)

Mechanic / driver 


MARISA MARTINEZ (third on the left)

Finance / Bookkeeper


EDI MOSCOSO (second on the right)

Edi is our well-known long-time free-lance mechanic / driver on guided tours.


DIEDRIK VAN VLAENDEREN (second on the left)

Diedrik is our favorite Belgian. As a free-lancer he is working for years with PeruMotors as a tour guide on the motorcycle, but also as mechanic / driver.


JONATHAN CALLE (fourth on the left)

Jonathan works for us when it gets busy. Let's hope we see him very often.