The Gateway of India is an iconic heritage structure, located in Mumbai, and is accessible from all parts of the city by road.
Escape the hustle and bustle of city life with an exciting weekend cycling expedition on the beaches of Kihim. Explore quaint fishing hamlets, ancient citadels, solitary beaches and the pristine wilderness along the way.
This trip also gives you the opportunity to sample some delicious coastal cuisine.
Note: This is a one-day trip and there will be no accommodation arrangements provided. Meals are provided as described in the inclusions.
Mandwa and Kihim are both parts of the Raigad districts of Maharashtra. The Mandwa-Kihim stretch is pristine and calm, and makes for a perfect weekend getaway for city dwellers.
On a clear day, the Gateway of India can be seen in the distance.
Explore the quite and peaceful village of Kihim | Feel the wind in your hair as you cycle along the tranquil Konkan shores | Devour delicious coastal delicacies at lunch.
Seasoned adventure instructors
Hercules Neo, Hercules Ryder, BSA Machcity
In case of a breakdown, we keep an extra cycle (depending on the number of participants) and a back-up vehicle on stand-by. We also carry specific equipment to assist with any reapirs and are well-versed with the cycle repair shops in the vicinity.
We assemble at the Gateway of India at 9 a.m. and board a ferry to Mandwa.
We reach Mandwa at around 10:30 a.m. and begin our cycling expedition. This is an enjoyable 13 km stretch along the beach, till we reach Kihim at 1 p.m.
We then break at a nice breezy spot, and enjoy some delicious coastal cuisine for lunch, post which we are free to explore the surrounding area on foot or on cycle.
We begin our return journey post a little exploration, cycling all the way back to Mandwa, and reach the Gateway of India by 5.30 p.m.
Gateway of India
Gateway of India
If cancellation is done 1 day prior to the trip departure: no refund is admissible
If cancellation is done 2 days prior to the trip departure: 50% of the total amount payable shall be refundable
If cancellation is done before 2 days of the trip departure: Rs. 500/- out of the total amount payable is non-refundable.
Leave the trail litter free.
Respect the villagers, their culture and lifestyle.
Do not deface monuments or trees.