Karjat railway station is connected to the Mumbai suburban railway system. You may board a local train from any of the railway stations in Mumbai and travel to Karjat.
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An easy weekend getaway from the city, this outdoor cycling trip from Karjat to Kondhane takes you to the rich greenery in the outskirts of Mumbai, close to the hills of the Western Ghats, and to the ancient caves of Kondhane. Pedalling through the rural roads of countryside Maharashtra, you'll embark on a 25-km, 3-hr bicycle ride to the base of the Kondhane caves. Here, you'll begin a 45-min, easy trek on mountain slopes to reach the Kondhane caves. You'll have plenty of photo opportunities as you explore the ancient art and history of Kondhane caves. At the end of your journey, you'll also be served a traditional meal at a local homestay.
Located close to the famous Rajmachi Fort, the Kondhane caves are a group of 16 caves that are believed to be several centuries old. With ancient sculptures, art forms and architecture decorating the walls of the caves, the Kondhane caves depict the unique Buddhist culture and history. This outdoor cycle ride from Karjat to Kondhane will take you through rich patches of greenery and small villages of rural Maharashtra for an exhilarating cycling adventure. After riding on relatively easy terrain, you’ll trek uphill to explore the intricate craftsmanship at the Kondhane caves.
Cycle for 25-km on a Karjat-Kondhane cycling trip near Mumbai. | Go on a 45-min easy trek to explore the Kondhane caves. | Go on a weekend getaway from the city life for a day of adventure and fun. | Catch picturesque views of countryside Maharashtra. | Enjoy a simple, traditional lunch at a local homestay.
Off road biking
Utility vehicle with back up cycles and mechanic.
Cyclists are not allowed to bring personal cycles.
Arrive at the Karjat railway station by 07:45 hrs where you'll meet the tour leader and your fellow cyclists. After breakfast, you'll have a short session of briefing and introductions before embarking on a cycle ride to Kondhane. Cycling through the lush greenery of hills and mountains, you'll reach the base of Kondhane caves in a few hours. Here, you'll leave the bicycles with the support vehicle and begin trekking towards the Kondhane caves. After a short trek of 45 mins, you'll arrive at the caves where you can have fun exploring the old architecture and history of this region. Return back from the caves and head to the Kondivade village where you'll rest and have lunch at a local homestay. You'll begin your return journey and reach back to Karjat by late afternoon. Your trip ends here.
Your trip ends before nightfall.
Your journey will begin from the Karjat railway station at 07:45 hrs where you will meet the tour guide. A packed breakfast will be served. After cycling for the day, you'll end your trip at the Kondivade village where you'll be given a traditional lunch. You'll have washroom facilities at the start and end points of your trip.
Breakfast | Lunch
For cancellations made 21 days or more before departure of this cycling trip near Mumbai: 100% refund.
For cancellations made 16-21 days before departure of this cycling trip near Mumbai: 75% refund.
For cancellations made 8-15 days before departure of this cycling trip near Mumbai: 50% refund.
For cancellations made 0-7 days before departure of this cycling trip near Mumbai: No refund.
No show: No refund.
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Cyclists will not be allowed to ride without a helmet.
Cyclists are required to adhere to the instructions of the tour leader during this cycling trip near Mumbai.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trip.