Central Goa Bike Tour

  • A wholesome biking trail with forest paths, beach side and waterfalls.
  • Experiencing the famous Goan local drink, the cashew Fenny and delicious fish fry/fish curry.
  • The famous Dudhsagar falls and the Western Railways passing through it is a sight you will remember.

This trip is an amalgam of the magnificent Sahyadri Western Ghats covered in thick forests, the ecologically devastated mining belt in Sanguem and the splendid Dudhsagar Waterfalls. The voyage winds its way from the wildlife sanctuaries to the calm and peaceful banks along the River Mandovi and also skirts past the World Heritage site of Old Goa. Experience Goa in a whole new way with us!

Quick Facts

  • Duration

    6 days / 5 nights

  • Start / End

    Panjim, Goa / Goa

  • Price

    As per your size of group, accommodation, time of year you travel

  • Hotels

    Casual Inns

  • Riding Style

    Active Rider

Group Departures

PRIVATE TRAVEL

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ITINERARY

Brief Itinerary

DAYPLACEHOTELDURATION~ CYCLING DISTANCE
1 – 2ChorlaWildernest Nature Resort260km / 36mi
3MollemDudhsagar Plantation160km / 36mi
4 – 5NetravaliTanshikar’s Spice Farm250km / 30mi
20km / 12mi
6Departure60km / 36mi

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 & 2: Panjim to Chorla

From Panjim we head towards Chorla. After a short transfer, we ride past a road flanked by beautiful forests with a robust wildlife population, then past some uneven terrain till we hit the Chorla Ghats. Settle here into a Wildernest Nature Resort and admire the spectacular valley from there infinity pool. We make base for 2 days here and enjoy the picturesque waterfall, rich wildlife and splendid views.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Distance cycled: 60km / 36mi

Day 3: Mollem

With a few uphills and a constantly green-forested region for company, we head to the 13th century temple, Tambdi Surla’s Mahadeva Temple. The ancient temple is built in a Jain style with basalt. The countryside area is brilliant to cycle around with rich green thickets and a nothing but birdsong filling the air around. Our next stop is the Bhagwan Mahavir Sanctuary close to Mollem, which is one of the largest national parks in Goa.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Distance cycled: 60km / 36mi

Day 4 & 5: Netravali

We ride with gradual climbs and past sugarcane fields to reach Netravali. This is one of the most undiscovered spice plantation area and a major attraction for nature lovers, usually away from the touristic ardour of the beaches. After settling in, we head out for another 10km ride to the Sawri waterfalls. A 3km trek to the waterfall is worth the effort to see the gushing waters. The ride back is mostly downhill.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Distance cycled: 50km / 30mi

Day 6: Departure

It’s a downhill ride past paddy fields and forest hills to Goan beaches. You can extend your stay in Goa and spend time in leisure at beach or take a transfer to Dabolim, Goa airport for your onward journey.

Meals: Breakfast
Distance cycled: 60km / 36mi

INCLUSIONS & MORE

Beautiful Hotels

On this Casual Inn tour, experience the best of hotels at each destination. They are chosen carefully so that you are well rested, get a drift of the local character or an enthralling view from your verandah!

Quality Bikes

When you have a road and the thrill of a journey ahead of you, it’s imperative to have a good bike to enjoy it. Most of our tours in Goa run on some of the best hybrid bikes in the cycling tour industry. Upright position, excellent traction and optimal comfort under gravel roads are some of the characteristics.

Outstanding Food

Local food plays an integral part in experiencing the culture of region and we make sure that you get plenty of this. The inclusion of daily meals is highlighted in detailed itinerary.

Charming Guides

Our most visible and perhaps most important role is played by a Trip Leader, the folks who make a trip exciting, comfortable, knowledgeable and who are able to steer you towards the real experience! In most of the trips, we have two guides riding with you. One is leading the group of riders and other is closing at the back.

Comfortable Support Van

A Van follows the group of riders throughout the trip and carries all belongings. If at any point riding seems a little hard, the van takes you for as long or as little as you wish it to. It also provides you refreshments along the way and sometimes a chilled beer.

Guaranteed to Depart Tours

We run most of our tours with minimum 2 people traveling and sometimes even with 1 person, without any extra fee. Rest assured, your trip is always guaranteed to depart. If for some reasons you don’t wish to join a tour then you can always transfer to another trip or we’ll give you a credit which you can settle against any future trip.

Entrance Fees & Transportation

Entrance fees to historic sites, museums, temples & other exclusive events and transportation from rendezvous to final drop-off is always included in your tour price. Our tour designers give as much focus on non-cycling activity as on cycling.

Deep Local Knowledge & Presence

Presence of operations in India, local associations and ad-hoc field network allows us to leverage local know-how and deliver on what is promised to you without any culture and communications barrier.

Singles Friendly

It is applicable in cases where you want to opt for a room alone or we don’t find a room partner. In other cases, we will try to club you with another person, preferably of same sex.