Explore Fort Cochin on cycles
Cochin, Kerala, India
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Rs. 4,870
Kalypso Adventures
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Cultural (5)

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Rs. 4,870
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  • Duration in Days
  • 12
  • Max
    Group Size
  • 15
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Physical (2)

Cultural (5)

Nature (4)

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  • Trip introduction

    Discover the beauty of 'God's Own Country' - Kerala, as you cycle through the lanes within Fort Cochin. Explore palaces, synagogues, churches and basilicas reminiscent of the colonial era, and now blended with contemporary Kerala architecture. An easy route on flat terrain, this trip is perfect for enthusiastic cycling newbies with a moderate amount of experience.

    IMPORTANT: This is a private trip and requires a minimum of 2 pax for booking confirmation.


    Cochin is a fishing town in Kerala that has borne witness to the Portuguese, Dutch and English rulers. Steeped in history, you'll come across numerous historical buildings and fishing villages.

    Destination highlights

    • Explore Fort Cochin on multi-geared cycles
    • Admire some architectural marvels like the Dutch Palace, an ancient synagogue and the Santa Cruz Basilica
    • Take in the heady aromas of spices as you cycle through the local spice market

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    The trip leader's decision is final.

    Participants have to respect the local culture and should not litter or deface natural structures/monuments.

    Cancellation policy

    Cancellations will be subject to cancellation charges.

    Cancellations have to be intimated to the supplier in writing.

    Cancellations made from 7 days to day of departure will be charged 100% of the tour expenses.

    There will be a 15% cancellation charge for cancellations before 7 days of departure.

    Cancellation by the supplier adventures In the unforeseen eventualities of disaster, war, riots, political or industrial unrest like airline operators strike or any other force majeure (forces outside our control): it may be necessary to cancel the tour in the best interests of our clients. In such an eventuality our clients will be informed as soon as possible. The expenses borne by the clients will be refunded in full. The supplier will also provide clients with an alternate set of tour dates.

    The supplier will not refund the booking amount for entry refused due to visa or health factors, such cancellations will be guided by the cancellation policy.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    All trips and prices shown are subject to availability and possible change without notice.

    Itineraries may differ from advertised due to circumstances beyond our control.

    The tour is subject to weather conditions.

    Travellers are strongly advised to ensure that they have comprehensive Travel Insurance coverage (including cancellation, personal injury, medical expenses, loss of luggage etc) during their travel. The supplier is not responsible for the insurance policy of the clients.

    The supplier will not be liable for expenses arising out of cancellation, injury, medical expenses, death etc.

    Trip details

    Start point
    St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin
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    End point
    St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin
    Time of departure
    08:00 AM
    Time of return
    12:00 PM

    Activity Details

    Nature of cycling trip
    City/attraction tour
    Will cycles be provided?
    Can I bring my own cycle?
    Elevation at start point
    0 feet (sea level)
    Maximum elevation (approx)
    0 feet (sea level)
    Minimum elevation (approx)
    0 feet (sea level)
    Total cycling distance
    45 kms
    Support/crew on trip
    There is a support vehicle and backup cycles available in case there is a break-down.
    Cycle manufacturer/brand
    Cycle features
    21-24 gears, V brakes/disc breaks, front suspension
    Cycle age
    Below 5 yr
    Day-wise elevation details
    Below 5 yrs
    Instructions if bringing personal cycles
    Maximum traveller weight
  • Enjoy a day of exploration at Fort Cochin

    Participants report at St. Francis Church in Fort Kochi - the oldest European church in India. After a short safety briefing by the guide, participants begin cycling through the narrow lanes and spice market towards Mattancherry. With heavy influences of European architecture, this busy street boasts some fine houses built by wealthy British traders, and Dutch cottages with split farm house doors.

    After reaching Mattancherry, participants head to Mattancherry Palace - popularly known as the Dutch Palace. Participants then stroll through Jew street and visit the oldest active synagogue in the Commonwealth of Nations.

    Participants then continue cycling towards the Santa Cruz Basilica - a gothic style church, originally built by the Portuguese. From there they proceed towards Princess street back to St. Francis Church.
    /Kerala Cycling Adventure Fort Cochin Explore the historic Fort Cochin as you make your way through its star attractions.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin
    End point
    St. Francis Church, Fort Cochin
    Day start time
    08:00 AM
    Maximum elevation
    0 feet (sea level)
    Total distance covered
    45 kms
    Total cycling time
    4 hrs
    Minimum elevation
    0 feet (sea level)
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  • Includes / Excludes

    • Multi-geared cycles and helmets
    • Accompanying guide
    • Refreshments and mineral water
    • Support vehicle during the activity
    • Pick-up and drop facility
    • Any costs or services not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Carry a rain coat in the monsoon
    • Sunglasses
    • Cap
    • Cycling/sports shoes
      What not to Wear
    • Slippers

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Multi-geared cycles and helmets
      You need to get
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen (if required)
    • Caps (if required)

    Medical Kit

    • Carry personal medication only.
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  • Marker on map shows trip start point.