Day 1,Kochi

You arrive in Cochin and our driver or tour guide picks you up from the airport and transfers you to our pre-booked hotel in Fort Kochi. You rest a while, straighten your back and have lunch, after which you are introduced to the tour team and given possession of your bikes. In case you want any adjustments made to your bike, our cycling guide will be at hand.,,Satisfied with the bike, you can step out to explore Fort Kochi, a heritage town with a long history of Portuguese, Dutch, and British colonial occupations. You can’t miss the touch of European architecture and design in the old houses that line the streets of Fort Kochi. You may visit the 16th century St. Francis Church where the Portuguese explorer and sailor Vasco Da Gama was once buried, or you may drop by at the ancient synagogue or Jain Temple or visit the Jewish market. Not to be missed are the famous Chinese Fishing Nets, a big draw among tourists on holiday in South India. In the evening, you are treated to performances of classical dances of Kerala by local artists.

Meal Plan : Dinner

Hotel : Hotel Arches

Day 2,Kochi - Thattekkad

After breakfast, we begin cycling, and no sooner do we leave Cochin behind than we find ourselves pedaling past the plantations of coconut, rubber and various spices. It’s an ideal route to warm you up for the long Kerala biking tour ahead. The road is smooth, save for a few rough patches and, at times, slightly hilly climbs.,,Our destination for the day is Thattekkad, an evergreen lowland forest habitation famous for Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, a birder’s haven in South India. Nature lovers, birding enthusiasts, and photographers will find much to do for the rest of the day after our arrival at the hotel in Thattekkad by noon. The place abounds with rich birdlife, particularly different varieties of cuckoos.,,If birding is not your thing, you can always skip visiting the sanctuary and take a stroll to the nearby village or just spend the rest of the day lounging around the quiet lodge.

Hotel : Birds Lagoon / Similar

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 60km

Day 3,Thattekkad - Munnar

A challenging day of cycling awaits us as we leave the forested Thattekkad for the hill station of Munnar, situated at the altitude of more than 1500 meters and rightly nicknamed the ‘Kashmir of South India’ for its natural beauty. We bike along the gorgeous Periyar river and past the plantations on a relatively easy stretch till we reach Neriamangalam, from where begin the thrill and toil of the uphill ascent that a cycling buff looks out for.,,Here onwards, the road gets narrower, with high mountain face on one side and deep gorges on the other. The meandering ride throws up many stunning views to give you pause and make you reach for the camera. You come upon lakes, stare down into canyons, pass the rivulets and cycle through quaint villages exuding the distinct aroma of spices.,,As the ride gets steeper, we prefer driving you for the rest of the way to Munnar where you can spend the entire evening exploring the town, or visiting the nearby tea estates or plantations.

Hotel : The Leaf / Similar

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 50km

Day 4,Munnar,

So splendid is Munnar and its surroundings that it needs at least a day to explore on a cycle. In the morning, we start out of Munnar on our bikes and press towards Marayoor. On the way, we pass by Eravikulam National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The landscape is a high altitude grassland full of national parks and wildlife sanctuaries. Biking here is like pedaling into the lap of nature. There are ample photography opportunities. After nearly 42 km, we arrive in Marayoor, which is renowned for its natural sandalwood forests and ancient dolmens and rock paintings that date back to the stone age around 10,000 BC and hold out great intrigue for any history or archeology buff. We have our packed lunches and spend ample time in Marayoor before driving back to Munnar in our support vehicle.

Hotel : The Leaf / Similar

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 40km

Day 5,Munnar - Periyar

This one is going to be a long eventful day. The first pit stop out of Munnar is Lockhart Gap, named so after the gap between two mountain tops that looks like a locked heart. The place offers spectacular bird’s eye view of green valleys, tea estates and distant mountains. Here, we are on a surreal mist-clad hilly terrain.,,Cycling on, we pass by the gorgeous Anaerangal Lake. In local parlance, the word Anaerangal means the place where elephants come to drink water. So don’t be surprised if we come upon a few elephants hereabouts. Further way down, we pass by forests, cardamom plantations, tea estates and spice gardens till we reach Santhanpara where we load our bikes on the support vehicle and drive towards Vandanmedu. We have lunch at Vandanmedu and then hit the road on cycles again for a 25 km ride to Periyar, our destination for the day.,,Periyar is home to a wildlife sanctuary which is a famous tiger and elephant reserve. It sits high in the Cardamom Hills and boasts of diverse species of fauna and flora. The place offers great photo op for birdwatchers and wildlife lovers. At Periyar, we also take a walking tour of the Spice Plantation and get to see at close hand how several local and world-renowned spices like vanilla, oregano, basil, mint, thyme etc. are cultivated.

Hotel : Mountain Court Yard / Wild Corridor / Similar

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 100km

Note : We will have back up vehicle all the time so we can stop cycling whenver we will like tired or done cycling and drive.

Day 6,Periyar - Vagamon

After an early breakfast, we drive you in our vehicle for about 35 km to the hill station of Kuttikanam, located at the altitude of 1,100 meters. From here we begin cycling on a mostly downhill route passing through the rolling grasslands, forests, tea estates, and cardamom plantations.,,Biking in the foothills of these South Indian mountain ranges of the Western Ghats has its mix of little challenges, adventures and fun. We cross a captivating landscape till we reach the sleepy town of Wagamon, which has been listed by National Geographic Traveler as one of the ‘50 most attractive places to visit in India.’ Wagamon has three hills - Thangal, Murugan and Kurisumala–as symbols of the three main religions of Kerala: Hinduism, Islam, and Christianity.,,Murugan Mala is on the outskirts of Wagamon and has a temple devoted to Lord Murugan, the son of Lord Shiva. Kurusimala Ashram is a hermitage run by Christian missionaries. From here you get a gorgeous view of the surrounding lakes, meadows and tea estates. A little way down, there is also the Pine Forest valley, which is not to be missed. And then there is the Wagamon Meadows, a popular spot for film shoots because of its verdant beauty. All in all, there is a great deal to do in Wagamon for the rest of the day.

Hotel : Vagamon Heights/ Summer / Similar

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 50km

Day 7,vagamon - kumarakom

We leave the enchanting hills of Wagamon and head for the famous backwaters of Kerala. The landscape on this Kerala biking tour begins to change slowly as we start coming upon mangrove forests and swathes of paddy fields. On the way, we visit the centuries old Syrian Orthodox Churches of Cheriapalli and Valiapalli in Kottayam.,,St. Mary Orthodox Syrian Church in Cheriapalli was built in 1579. Still older is the Holy Virgin Mary Church of Valiapalli, built in 1550. There’s a lot of ancient European architectural influence to be seen in the two churches. After leaving Kottayam, we press on towards Kumarakom, which is a cluster of islands spread around on the huge Vembanad Lake which borders three major districts of Kerala.,,In Kumarakom we come upon intriguing labyrinths of waterways and canals. In fact, we go on a canoe ride in one of the networks of these canals after the day’s cycling is over. We get to witness the village life, the people, their lifestyles, their customs, and how they earn a living from agriculture and fishing. Kumarakom is easily one of the top attractions for anyone on holiday in Kerala. We spend the evening and night here.

Hotel : Lake Song/ Similar

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 50km


Be prepared for the highlight of this special Kerala biking Holiday as we cycle from Kumarakom to Alleppey. We enter a landscape interspersed with lagoons, rivers and canals. This elaborate network of inland canals has earned Alleppey the nickname of ‘Venice of South India’.,,Upon reaching Alleppey by afternoon we check into a houseboat, which offers comfortable accommodation including a bedroom, bathroom, sundeck and kitchen. Cruising through the calm backwaters of Alleppey, the houseboat lulls you to its own gentle rhythm and takes a route to give you close glimpses of villages, temples, paddy fields, churches and old houses. It’s like entering a different world altogether. The waters here abound with fish and prawns. The wetlands host a number of exotic migrant birds like common teal and cormorants.,,Another major attraction of Alleppey is the region of Kuttanad, which is described as the granary or rice bowl of Kerala. We lunch and dine on the houseboat. If you wish to, you can buy fresh sea food and our chef will cook it for your dinner.

Hotel : Houseboat

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 40km

Day 9,Alleppey

The cycling holiday of Kerala is never complete without an exploration of its famed backwaters, a natural yet mind-boggling network of interconnected canals, lakes, lagoons, inlets, and rivers lying almost parallel to the Arabian Sea coast. These backwaters are fed by rivers and comprise of many lakes, some of which we visit on this day. We leave our houseboat after breakfast and we will hage short ride to hotel, we will check in at hotel and after wash and change, we will go for short cycling around Alleppey or we will go on a boat ride. This boat ride gives you a wholesome experience of Kerala’s backwaters. It takes you to the Vembanad Lake, Kuppappuram, Kainakary, Chennamkary,Nedumudy, Mankombu and ends at Pulinkunnu. The good thing is you get to take your bike aboard the boat, so that during the cruise you get to deboard and cycle inland to visit the famous Chavara Church where a 250-year-old beacon of light is still preserved intact. This church or bhavan is the home of Saint Kuriakose Elias Chavara, the first catholic male saint of Indian origin to be canonized. Another short bike ride through a pretty landscape takes us to Chennamkary St.Joseph's Syro-Malabar Catholic Church which is the first church in Asia to be dedicated to St. Joseph. At the end of the cruise tour of Kerala’s backwaters, we hit the road again on bikes and take the village roads to pass by rolling paddy fields, coconut groves and quaint hamlets before returning to Alleppey for dinner and overnight.

Hotel : Kadavil lakeshore resort

Meal Plan : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cycling Distance : 30km


The final day of our Kerala Biking Tour. After breakfast, we drop you at the Cochin International Airport for your onward journey. But in case you have an evening flight and wish to continue cycling, you can hit the road again for a 40 km ride towards Kochi after which the road gets too busy for cycling. We then load the bikes on our support vehicle and drive you to the airport. The tour ends with tons of happy memories for you.

Departure date : Based on your inquiry

Tour Cost : Contact us

Bikes: Mountain Bikes

Bike Sizes: 13-21

Bike Hire: Includes on Tour Cost. You may bring your own bikes, but in this case let us know in advance. Other equipment provided: Pedals, helmet, water bottles.


Accommodation is offered at all locations. Most of the hotels are Culture Resort, Eco Resorts & family run hotels - all with a common line of quality in service. Our costs are based on 'twin-sharing' foundation. For those who wants single room, we offer single room, but at extra cost.


The landscape includes flatlands, mountains, backwaters and village streets.


The variety of the regional features of this country has led to a corresponding variety in environment. The Great Varies have awesome environment throughout the year, while the flatlands are warm and moist. The common level of yearly rain fall is superb in Kerala, Sikkim and some of the Northern Eastern Declares of Native India, when compared to other Native India. July to Aug is the monsoon season, with heavy downpours. It is always recommended to check weather and temperature at websites.

Transportation/Support Vehicles

All transport is involved in the cost. We provide backup vehicle at all times during cycling trip. The vehicle can be used to boat your baggage & yourself as required.


Food is a very essential part of these trips. We make sure that the meals we offer is method delicious, unless you ask for dull meals. You are also permitted the choice of veggie or non-vegetarian meals. We suggest that you consume only the canned standard water. Please make sure that the container is enclosed.

What to bring


  • Bike shoes
  • Sun cream lotion
  • Relaxed shoes for walking
  • Shoes for other sightseeing
  • Socks


  • In Indian, the conventional of outfit is more traditional. We counsel you to prevent very short shorts/skirts and limited tops/tanktops when viewing small non-urban places, temples, mosques or other sacred sites as this may limit your access.
  • A hotter set of outfits (Fleece, Coat, hat and gloves) are required for visits going through Munnar and other thin air places.
  • Water resistant jacket.
  • Riding a bike equipment like safety gloves and shorts.


  • Torch
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Eyewear, cap
  • Sun lotion of spf at least 35
  • Individual Bike riding equipment like bar finishes, pedals, chairs and headgear
  • Helmets for riding a bike


Water is higher risk; hence we suggest that you drink only nutrient water in bottles during your trip. A cage of standard nutrient water is always focused for in the start of the vehicle during trips as an urgent evaluate. Despite the high requirements, it is worth providing basic OTC medications for disappointed tummies, complications, pest attacks etc. Indian is a financially creating democratic republic and has worked very hard to control illnesses. Sufficient medical care is available in the major inhabitants' facilities, but is usually limited in the non-urban areas of the country. Many western worlds are utilizing the state-of-the-art healthcare services available in Indian. The cost of treatment is much less expensive here in comparison to the same features available in innovative nations.

The most important cause of sickness of tourists in Indian is food and water-borne illnesses. Malware, bacteria, or harmful bacteria can cause diarrhea. Attacks may cause simple diarrhea and throwing up, high temperature, or, in extraordinary instances, liver organ damage (hepatitis). Malaria is a avoidable disease that can create trouble if neglected. One can prevent disease by taking recommended anti-malarial drugs and defending against insect attacks. The areas you will be passing are Malaria-free. Make sure that your insurance provider includes illnesses and injuries overseas.


  • Bring all the important medications and OTC medications. Do not ignore to have the brands as well as the general titles of the medications one needs to have.
  • Use a sun hat when revealed.
  • Consume a lot of liquids. Don't drink tap water. Use only bottled water which is always kept in the back of your automobile.
  • Bring your personal medical kit and pest resilient.
  • To avoid fungus and parasitic attacks, keep legs clean and dry, and do not go without shoes.
  • Do not eat food bought from road providers.
  • Do not drink drinks with ice.
  • Do not eat milk products unless it is known that they have been pasteurized.
  • Prevent managing creatures (especially apes, pets, and cats) to avoid attacks and serious illnesses.

Medical Information Update

Details given above are liable to change every now and then and one should contact the Native India tasks of the specific country or the government vacationer offices for more details.


You will get possibilities en-route to do a bit of purchasing. However unless particularly requested for, our guide will not suggest any particular store. Neither we nor our driver/guides take any percentage on purchasing.

Spending Money

Every visitor will have different cash specifications and varying personal costs. Please assess your own spending routines while enabling for beverages, purchasing and falling. Also keep aside cash for extra costs like:

  • Foods which are not included
  • Emergencies
  • Optionally available activities /additional sightseeing
  • Shopping/Souvenirs

Foreign Exchange

As Indian currency value tend to go up and down, make reference to the following website for daily return rates:

Airport Taxes

There is no airport terminal or leaving taxation from any airport terminal of India.


  • Insurance Policy - Please take your own Insurance
  • Tips
  • Beverages
  • Laundry
  • Telephone bills

Tour Cost Includes:

  • Hotel Based on Twin Sharing
  • Bikes for complete tour - Trek Bikes
  • Breakfast and Dinner at Hotel
  • Packed Lunch or in Midway restaurant
  • Expert Cycle mechanic throughout the tour
  • Back up AC vehicle for complete tour
  • Unlimited Bottle water during cycling
  • All road and transport taxes
  • Snacks/fruits/juice during cycling
  • Driver Allowance
  • Guide Allowance
  • Toll and Parking charges
  • 5% Government Taxes

Tour Cost Excludes:

  • Any Domestic or International flight tickets
  • Monument or Sightseeing entry fees
  • Still/Video camera fees
  • Tips and Gratitude
  • Any Hard/Soft drink
  • Any snacks
  • Travel insurance
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