13 Days |
Cycling tour has its history dated back to 19 th century. Cycling tour can be of any time and duration and can be one day or for multiple days. When you are transferred from one place to another by car, chances are that you will miss the country side view but cycling tour is for those who loves the minutes details of the travel although it is totally depends upon the fitness.
Cycling tour has its history dated back to 19 th century.
Arrive Cochin and transfer to hotel.
Cochin was a major trading centre from the 14th century. Many Portuguese people lived here around 15th century and you can still find Portuguese building here.
Today you can visit the Fort Cochin area for a short walk and later can do see Kathakali dance – OPTIONAL TOUR.
Today your tour will start of visiting Athirapilly and will see the waterfalls – a good place to see for nature lover. Kochi to Athirapilly is approx 75 kms, in this you will do cycling around 45 kms and rest we will cover by car. You will see many things in between this journey and its totally worth visiting and is popular among tourists.
Today tour will be of visit to Valparai. Total distance from Athirapilly to Valparai is approx. 85 kms and you can either go by cycle or our car will be there, its depending upon last day’s fatigue.
Valparai is a fantastic hill station which is surrounded by coffee and tea estates. This area has many birds and other many animals.
Today you can cycle from Valpari to Pollachi, it is approx. 65 kms. Pollachi is popular for its jiggery, coconut. There is a cultivation of Vanilla also here.
Today you will go from Pollachi to Athoor which is about 250 kms approx., the location from Pollachi to Athoor is very beautiful and you love cycling during the journey. You can find rice cultivation here in Athoor. Total journey will be 130 kms approx. in which more than half part of the journey, we will cover by car and rest by cycle.
Morning tour will start from Athoor to Madurai which is around 60 kms, you will cycle from Athoor to Madurai. You will have a tour of Meenakshi temple later in the afternoon.
Today you will have a day off for leisure.
Today you will cycle from Madurai to Chettinad which is around 80 kms. Here in Chettinad you will find many old and big house of the people living here from 19th century. You will find temples also here built by the Chola dynasty.
Today you will cycle from Chettinad to Tanjore which is around 75 kms approx.. Many chola dynasties’ temple can be seen here. Today in Tanjore, your tour will be of Brihadeeswara temple.
Today you will cycle from Tanjore to Tranquibar which is around 100 kms. Do visit its one of the most ozone rich beach, it is called as such in the world.
Today you will cycle from Tranquibar to Pondicherry which is approx. 120 kms. You will witness many old French building here, you will visit churches, temples etc.
Today you will cycle from Pondicherry to Mahabalipuram which is around 95 kms. Here you will find the places which is of Mahabharata era. Mahabalipuram is very famous along traveller.
Today by car, you will transfer from Mahabalipuram to Chennai to board flight for your onward journey.