It is a country with a variety of landscapes, embedded in a long and interesting history. An eviable culture that embraces the arts, nature, heritage, religion, innovation and a strong sense of justice for all.
Drive to Dharamshala to Pongdam. Overnight at Pongdam.
After breakfast the cyclist will proceed to nurpur-a visit to the fort of nurpur and krishna temple. After nurpur an ascent of 12 kms and some gradual grade upto lahru-lunch break at chuwari. After chuwari a steep ascent up to jot (2560 mtrs.) Night camping is made here in tents. Dinner is served hot.
After break fast-an excursion on cycles is made to khajjiar. Tea break by 11 a.m. here and then push forward to chamba. Lunch in tourism hotel in chamba. After lunch pedalling towards "himalayan orchards" a night stay in village huts. Organic food is made available to the cyclist. A nice relaxing night halt is made here.
After morning break fast the journey starts towards bharmour and holi. Before you reach for the next halt-you are to pedal hard to reach the temple of shakti "maa chhatrari" a rare temple with its ethnic beauty and the charm of the place itself is bewitching. A lunch is cooked and served here. After lunch the trial up to garola is hard, narrow, enthusiastic and challenging. You are heading towards the inner part of chamba valley. The valley are deep and so is the river ravi. Garola is a very small township where we can stay in a govt. Rest house or tents.
We proceeds on to the maximum inner part of the valley. Two to three hrs. Small walk is made in the village area. Camping is made on the bank of river ravi.
After morning bath and breakfast. The tour will proceed on to bharmour. At lahala hot lunch is served. The 1000 years old temples of "chaurasi" bharmour are visited and we will go to our last point of journey to a village called garima. Where the group will stay in a local house. This marks the end of journey. All back journey is made by jeeps. The people desireous to go to delhi will be boarded on in the trains to delhi from pathankot rly. Stn. There are no charges for the seventh day except transportation.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
As Indian currency value tend to go up and down, make reference to the following website for daily return rates: www.xe.com.
There is no airport terminal or leaving taxation from any airport terminal of India.