Duration: 17 Nights / 18 Days
Location: Foothills of Himalayas.
Best season: March to November.
Category:Cultural, Nature and Adventure Mountain biking Tour.
Covering: Delhi > Shimla > Narkanda > Jalori Pass > Rewalser> village home stay > Dharamshala.
Maximum Height:Jalori Pass – 3,120 metres / 10,800 feet in the central Himalayas.
You can take it:As a private, personalised tour (tour dates would be of your choice).
Special about the tour:
This memorable and fantastic Cycling Adventure tour is designed to take you to the Foothills of Himalayas while staying in home stays, guest houses, hotels and camping. The countryside tour suits all level of ages and skills, from kids, teens to elderly people and from the beginner to the most advanced of riders. This tour will take you far away from the regular tourist itinerary and “off the beaten track” deep into rural India where you will be able to witness firsthand the daily life of the local people, their local customs and rituals as well as their age-old tradition. A support vehicle trailing behind you is always ready to assist at anytime.
Cycling adventure through the countryside will bring you up close and personal with friendly local people, their unique culture, beautiful villages, stunning landscapes and amazing ancient temples. On this relaxed tour you will spend a couple of nights in some of the villages that we visit, with your hosts who are incredibly friendly and hospitable Indian family who live in the Foothills Himalayas, which in itself is a very unique Indian experience.
This tour helps you to discover those aspects of the country which you have heard or read about, but never seen. We will visit different communities and you will see at first hand the way in which the villagers live. Your guide will explain to you their beliefs and their customs, including the role of women in their society, their superstitions, their religion and caste system and the problems that they face, and you will be able to ask questions through him.
We also ensure that the villagers benefit directly from your visit, so it is helpful to them to have you visit. When you stay in a Home stay not only do your hosts benefit but many more in the same village. Your money will pay others for their contribution of food, accommodation, dance and transport etc. So come with us and explore the Rural India on this countryside cycling tour with us, which will be a unmatched and memorable experience of your life time ……!