COORG Cycling Tour

MONSOON ODYSSEY | COORG CYCLING TOUR

BACK COUNTRY TRAIL: (Surlabbi - Mallalli Falls - Gadinad Forest)

DATE: XX-XX-XXXX

Ever dreamt of cycling in remote and absolutely unexplored trails? or riding inside misty forests? Of cycling next to beautiful backwaters? Then we will help you realize all of it. Come and ride with the gypsies as we bring you some of the best and least explored backcountry cycling trails deep inside the Western Ghats.

Get ready to WET - SET - GO!!
COST: INR- 5900/-
Tour Details
  • Theme: Monsoon Cycling.
  • Date: xx /xx / xxxx
  • Team Size: 8 to 20 participants.
  • Nearest Town: Madikeri | Somawarpet.
  • Cycling Distance:  100 kms. approx [In 2 days]
  • Duration: 2 Days. [Saturday & Sunday]
  • Mode Of Transport:  Non A/c Tempo Traveler/Tata winger/Mini bus. Depending on the team size.
  • Terrain: Moderate+ gradient, through the countryside rolling terrain of tarmac, off-road & mud trail.
  • Preferred Cycle: MTB/Hybrid [with front & rare quick release]
  • Accommodation:  Homestay [Local family run] or Lodge on sharing basis with basic amenities.
  • Food: Fresh local food in Home-stay/Hotel on the go
  • Who can join?  Homestay [Local family run] or Lodge on sharing basis with basic amenities.
  • Pickup & Drop in Bengaluru: A common point for all participants at Kantareeva Stadium or Majestic.
NOTE: We support and encourage all riders to peddle and finish entire stretch of planned route. But just in-case, at any point riding seems a little hard, then support van takes you for as long OR as little as you wish it to. A van follows the group of riders throughout the trip and carries all your belongings.
Almost entire route passes through dense forest of teak and coffee plantations.
Riders will get a chance explore some of the remote villages in the region.
Not many passing by vehicles, but an occasional estate jeep might be sighted at times.
En-route one get to see amazing countryside of the Coorg with lush green paddy field, bridges & freshwater streams, smiling & greeting village kids.
Interesting places: Mallahalli Falls, Gadinad Forest and Harangi backwater.
Big mountains, dense forests, huge waterfalls and everything else you need in a dream ride this monsoon.
Stay in midst of 10 acre coffee plantation with local cuisine.
We are sure on return, this enchanting journey of unique bicycle safari will make you write a poetry on your experience!
NOTE: We support and encourage all riders to peddle and finish entire stretch of planned route. But just in-case, at any point riding seems a little hard, then support van takes you for as long OR as little as you wish it to. A van follows the group of riders throughout the trip and carries all your belongings.
Day 0 – FRIDAY Night.
0:00PM: We will pick you up from pre desidnated point – Majestic OR Kanteerava Stadium
10:00PM: We leave from Bangalore by non A/c vehicle for a overnight journey to reach the destination [start point].
DAY 1 – SATURDAY

  • 06:00am Reach start point, freshen up & have breakfast.
  • 08:30am Ride begins on briefing the day’s activity .
  • 12:30pm Cover half distance or more.
  • Have packed lunch on en-route  b/w 12.30 – 1.30 PM.
  • 01:30pm 2nd half ride begins for the day.
  • 05:00pm Reach the Homestay, after refreshments relax for the day.
  • 08:30pm Dinner time & Bonfire [if weather permits]
  • Stay: Home-stay in the midst of coffee estate run by local community.
  • Distance for the day- approx 60 kms.
DAY 2 – SUNDAY

  • 05:30am Wake-up early, freshen-up & one can even go for a nature walk around the homestay
  • 07:30am Ride starts for the day after breakfast.
  • 01:00pm The awesome 2 days ride ends with packed Lunch break.
  • 02:00pm Post lunch we will pack-up and head back to Bengaluru.
  • 05:30pm Pit stop for Enroute refreshments.
  • 09:30pm Reach back to Bangalore & disperse to your places along with refreshing memories.
  • Ride Distance for the day- approx 40 kms.
Cost per Person: 5900=00
Cost Includes: Travel for you on a non A/C vehicle & transport for the bike, Stay in midst of coffee estate, Fresh local foods [2 breakfast, 2 lunch, evening snacks and refreshments during and after ride], Expertise/Guide fee, Forest permission/entry fees and everything else you need for a wonderful experience
Cost Excludes: Personal beverages of any kind on en-route, Dinner on Friday night & on Sunday night while returning. Expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances & anything not mentioned in the above list of inclusions.
Cycle and other gears: All required gears & equipment (Cycle, Helmet & Spare Tube) needs to bring on your own and just in case if you don’t have one, we can help you out to get one hired from cycle rental company. (Usually its charged Rs:750/- per day. i.e. Rs:1500/- for a weekend)
Payment: We strictly follow ‘first pay & then register‘ policy. Just in case for first timers adding beneficiary takes more time to transfer the fund, Then kindly mail us screenshots of “add payee/beneficiary” to reachus@theadventuregypsies.com, once you complete the registration process. And make sure the payment reach us in next following 24 hours once you register.
RIDING GEARS

  • _ [fully serviced & working] 
  • Helmet & cycling hand gloves
  • Head lamp and Rare blinkers 
  • Spare tubes and Puncture kit 
  • Padded shorts & Rain gears
  • Hand pump and Other
  • Good pair of Shoe & Riding goggles
  • Water bottle, Energy bars & Chocolates
  • Riding attire two pair [preferably dry fit]
  • Small backpack [to keep camera, wallet & other handy items while riding]

GENERAL ITEMS

  • Travel attire spare one pair
  • Towel, Jacket & Toiletries.
  • Spare Floaters & Socks.
  • Camera & accessories.
  • Carry ATM debit card.
  • A good rucksack for travel.
  • Personal medication if any.
  • Carry extra cash Rs-2500/- for an emergency purpose
  • Government issued valid original ID proof & a photostat copy
Marked are mandatory things to carry and rest are necessary things to have a wonderful weekend ride experience. NO HELMET? ….. NO RIDE!
  • It’s not a Race, it’s a Ride!  Let’s ride together with group & have fun.
  • It doesn’t matter if you can not ride fast on uphills, but always ride slow while coming downhill.
  • On Road be alert & watch your back too – Motorists have the right of way. Maintain sufficient distance b/w cycles.
  • If you are a first timer attempting this distance, It’s good to have couple of 25-30 km practice ride before you participate in the event.
  • Hydrate yourself with water or energy drinks at regular intervals. | Reach out to Fellow rider who is in need of help.
  • Be prepared to take care of yourself and your bike. Your Safety is in your hands while you ride.
  • Respect wildlife by observing them from far distance, and do not follow or approach them.
  • Dispose of waste properly- Pack out all trash, leftover food, litter and carry them back. We strictly follow “Leave No Trace” policy in our all outdoor activities. “Take nothing but memories and photographs, leave nothing but footprints”
  • After all we want everyone to have a pleasant and safe riding experience with us!

NOTE: We support and encourage all riders to peddle and finish entire stretch of planned route. But just in-case, at any point riding seems a little hard, then support van takes you for as long OR as little as you wish it to. A van follows the group of riders throughout the trip and carries all your belongings.

Read and know all bellow attached documents before you register for the event with TAG.

Dropout & Cancellation Policy

Event Policy & Guidelines

Terms & Conditions

Disclaimer


LAST DATE FOR REGISTRATION: Till seat lasts.
For Queries/suggestions please to: reachus@theadventuregypsies.com
To talk to us directly on: +91 98454 66433 | +91 88 920290 88

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