Cycling 2017 by Intrepid Travel

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the road to goa india madan singh panjim agonda gokarna cycle south india goa bhatkal 15 days trivandrum to goa in d ia mahe kozhikode trissur kochi kerala varkala spend a night on a houseboat cruising through the backwaters of kerala where children often learn to row boats before they ride a bike encounter life along the west coast of india with a ride through four different states kerala an enclave of pondicherry karnataka and goa explore kochi a fascinating blend of chinese portuguese dutch and english influences and witness the peak of local culture in an incredible kathakali dance original trivandrum hhxb maximum group size 12 day 1 trivandrum in free time explore the british colonial architecture and previously off-limits puthenmalika palace day 2 varkala take a straight coastal road to varkala a town of laid-back bars restaurants and accommodation set along a cliff edge day 3 kerala houseboat board a typical keralan houseboat and cruise through the complex system of beautiful lagoons and canals days 4-5 kochi spread over several islands kochi is a fascinating place full of chinese portuguese dutch and english influences taking a break from the bike head to the mattancherry part of fort kochi for a guided walking tour day 6 trissur head up the west coast to trissur a city with a history deeply rooted in the spice trade discover the city’s many religious sites including a 1,300 year old hindu temple and perhaps head out to see athirappilly waterfalls “the niagara of india” day 7 kozhikode journey up the coast to the former capital of the zamorin dynasty – kozhikode explore the serene mananchira lake and square on a walk through the city day 8 mahe stroll through the manicured streets of this sleepy seaside town and watch the sun set over the arabian sea from ‘the hillock’ day 9 bhatkal shake off the sleep with a morning ride along the seaboard heading north to the small but prosperous port town of bhatkal days 10-11 gokarna end the day in gokarna where holy temples excellent beaches lively bars and fantastic food await day 12 agonda take in the lush scenery on a ride to the waterside town of agonda day 13 panjim enjoy a final ride to laidback panjim a city famous for its legendary sandy beaches and portuguese old quarter days 14-15 goa head to 18th june road for some last minute gift-shopping 28 discover more trips and detailed information about this destination at hotel 12 nts guesthouse 1 nt houseboat 1 nt 13 breakfasts 1 lunch 1 dinner bicycle support vehicle view dates and prices