Horniman Circle is a popular park in fort, south Mumbai. It is at a walkable distance from Hutatma chowk popularly known as Flora fountain circle.
The bustling Mumbai city takes its weekly break on a Sunday when the idyllic environs are perfect for a cycling trip. With no daily traffic, office goers or regular chaos, we can rediscover the joys of cycling and set forth to explore some notable precincts of the city. Cycling and heritage is possibly the best combination to understand the what, how, when and why of Mumbai. Come and dive into the heart and mind of the beautiful Mumbai city and discover its true fabric on this trip where we cycle through Mumbai city's iconic lanes and stop for a delicious breakfast at a heritage bakery.
IMPORTANT: This is not a fixed departure trip, so a minimum group size of 4 pax is required to make a booking. This will be a private trip, just for your group.
Please mention the height of each participant as a special request on the booking page.
The life and times of Mumbai began more than 2500 years when the Koli Fishermen are known to have settled in the islands. We uncover the past glory of this great metropolis as we weave through its lanes and by-lanes, sharing tales, trivia, facts and anecdotes. We discuss geography, history, mythology, heritage, culture, architecture, business and trade and the various factors that make this city so unique. Join us as we explore the many structures that bear witness to the story that is Mumbai city.
Explore long forgotten lane and by-lanes of Mumbai city | Learn about the famous families that contributed to the making of Mumbai | Photograph Mumbai's iconic structures and hidden gems
We have a SUV on standby with a driver as a support vehicle. We attach a bicycle rack (3 bicycles) in case of a participant not able to cycle due to unforeseen reasons.
The cycles have 21 gears
Different sizes of the cycle are available depending on the height of the participant
Yes, the support team carries a tool-kit for any minor roadside repairs that might need to be done.
Participant must be comfortable. (the support team may not be carrying spares and tools for participant's personal bicycles).
6 feet 8 inches
We spend approximately 5 hours cycling in Mumbai and stop in between for breakfast as well as for quick history discussions. The route we follow is Horniman Circle – Flora Fountain – Kala Ghoda – Gateway of India – Colaba – Nariman Point – Marine Drive – Churchgate – Kyani Bakery – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Victoria Terminus) – Ballard Estate – Town Hall (Asiatic Library) – Horniman Circle.
Horniman Circle, Fort
Horniman Circle, Fort
In-case you wish to cancel this trip (this falls under the short duration trip) due to any personal reasons, you will only be entitled to a 50% refund.
The company at various times will be handing you gear and equipment towards fulfilment of the trip. Kindly handle the gear with care.
The trip leader's decision is final.
Participants have to respect the local culture and should not litter or deface natural structures/monuments.