Maharashtra Coastal Cycling route
The Maharashtra Coastal Cycling route is considered to be one of the best cycling routes in India. Dotted with golden beaches, picturesque creeks, solitary lighthouses, ancient forts, stunning cliffs and charming fishing hamlets, many of them still remain the way nature sculpted them.
Our cycling route would start from Mandwa Jetty till Diveagar and back to Mandwa Jetty, covering an approximate distance of 180kms, spread over 3 days.
This route offers what the real traveller is looking for- vast open spaces, undisturbed solitude for cycling.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE COASTAL CYCLING TRIP.
How to reach Mandwa jetty.
For Mumbai participants:
Mandwa Jetty is reached by various ferries which starts from Gateway of India.
For timings contact our office. These ferries also take cycles.
For Navi Mumbai participants:
A carriage vehicle can be hired upto Mandwa via Alibaug or take it by State Transport bus.
Contact our office for more details
Stay is in clean & beautiful home stays along the route.
Water & refreshments :
Bottled mineral water & refreshments would be provided by LAFL.
RESTROOMS while cycling.
Usually wherever we stop for meals , the restaurant or hotel would have a restroom.
AVERAGE START TIME DAILY.
Between6:30 am to 7:00 am.
AVERAGE CYCLING PER DAY.
maximum 50-70 kms per day with stoppages for meals , photography and having fun.
Where do i get the cycles from ???
Either you can get your own cycles or you can hire them. These days you get very good cycles on hire.
Cycles can be hired on a daily basis average of Rs 300 to 500 per day. Contact us if you need any help in hiring the cycles.
Previous Trip Gallery : http://www.lifeawayfromlife.com/wordpress/gallery-2/gallery/maharashtra-coastal-cycling/
Day 1 - Mandwa to Murud- 70kms approx
Day 2 - Murud to - Diveagar -20kms
Day 3 - Diveagar to Mandwa -80kms
Fixed Departure Dates for 2018:
- 29th Sept
- 19th Oct
- 26th Oct
- 23rd Nov
- 30th Nov
- 7th Dec
- 22nd Dec
|INCLUDED||Accommodation in non-ac rooms (Twin sharing)||All veg meals|
|Standard Repair kit*||Ferry Charges|
|LAFL coordinators||back up vehicle|
|Drinking mineral water & snacks|
|NOT INCLUDED||All beverages (including bottled mineral water)||cycles|
|Camera fees||Meals apart from those during the trip|
|Insurance of any kind||All tips|
|Personal cycling gear||Personal medical requirements|
|All transportation||Monument and Park Entrance Fees|
|All not mentioned in the ‘Included’ section|
Please note that cancellation charges are calculated of the total amount payable and not of advance amount. If 100% of the amount is not paid while registering, the cancellation policy stands void.