One day beach and backwater cycling in Cochin
Cochin, Kerala, India
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  • Trip introduction

    Discover the beauty of 'God's Own Country' - Kerala, as you cycle along the coastlines and serene backwaters. Savour the best that Kerala has to offer while you explore this beautiful paradise that still seems almost untouched. An easy, almost leisurely route, 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. The costs for this trip includes lunch.

    Destination

    Cycle along the beach and beautiful backwaters of Kerala. 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 small fishing villages and crumbing historical facades.

    Destination highlights

    • Explore the coast and backwaters of tropical Kerala on multi-geared cycles
    • Visit Aruthungal estuary
    • Interact with the locals and witness coir making, toddy tapping, fishing and duck farming

    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
    03:00 PM

    Activity Details

    Nature of cycling trip
    Off-road biking
    Will cycles be provided?
    Yes
    Can I bring my own cycle?
    Yes
    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
    90 kms
    Support/crew on trip
    There is a support vehicle and backup cycles available in case there is a break-down.
    Cycle manufacturer/brand
    Trek/Merida/Cannondale
    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
    Yes
    Maximum traveller weight
    No
  • Cycle along coastlines and backwaters

    The ride begins at Fort Cochin. From here participants leave the busy roads and ride along the beach road heading south. The route passes through many rural villages and fishing communities. Participants can interact with the locals and observe their daily activities like coir making, toddy tapping, fishing and duck farming. Participants also enjoy a traditional lunch at Kumbalangi village and visit Aruthungal estuary.
    /Kerala Cycling Adventure Beach Backwaters Cochin Enjoy cycling along the coastlines and gorgeous Kerala backwaters.

    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
    90 kms
    Total cycling time
    7 hrs
    Minimum elevation
    0 feet (sea level)
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Multi-geared cycles and helmets
    • Accompanying guide
    • Lunch (veg and non-veg), refreshments and mineral water
    • Support vehicle during the activity
      Excludes
    • 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.