Cycle Goa to Hampi16th Nov 2024
Embark on an exhilarating cycling adventure through the captivating landscapes of Goa and Karnataka. Immerse yourself in the perfect blend of ancient traditions and natural wonders as you cycle through breathtaking views and cultural gems.
Discover the enchanting beauty of Goa, renowned for its pristine beaches and vibrant atmosphere. From there, dive into the challenge, conquering varying terrains and rewarding climbs that will leave you exhilarated.
Cycle from the tranquil resort of Palolem, exploring stunning beaches, bustling towns, river crossings, and awe-inspiring vistas. Journey to Mollem, where lush jungle hills and a lively river town in Dandeli await your exploration.
Experience the lesser-known trails, venturing through picturesque forests, quaint villages, and open landscapes, as you make your way towards Hubli. Reach Gadag, cycling through farmlands and fields, before arriving in Hampi, an ancient city steeped in history.
Delight in the vibrant ambiance of Hampi, exploring its mesmerising ruins and temples. Capture the magic of sunrise or embark on temple tours to immerse yourself in the rich heritage of the region.
Join us on this extraordinary cycling adventure, pushing boundaries and creating lifelong memories. Experience the allure of Goa and Karnataka like never before as you cycle through captivating landscapes and embrace cultural treasures.
We will enjoy mostly well-kept roads and tracks with relatively low altitude. Temperatures will be hot and humidity high. The start of the challenge has some testing climbs but the remaining three days in comparison are easier on elevation. The daily distances are challenging with the longest day being approx. 124 km.
registration fee (payable today)£87.25
Goa extension - 2 day 24 Aug 2024£null
What to Expect
- Cycle from the golden sands of Goa to the UNESCO World Heritage site - Hampi.
- Conquer 400 km over 5 days.
- Absorn the open landscapes, river crossings, forests, jungle wildlife, farmlands, and traditional villages.
- Finish at the mesmerising ruins and temples of Hampi.
- Extend your stay with a rest at a beach hotel in Goa.
Day by Day Itinerary
London – Goa - Palolem
We first meet at the airport in London for our overnight flight to Goa, arriving the following morning.
Please don’t be! The majority of people will sign up for Cycle Goa to Hampi on their own. Once you’ve signed up for this best-selling overseas challenge, we’ll send you a link to a private Facebook group for everyone registered or you use the link here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/596718975825091. Please use this space to swap questions, advice and updates with your fellow cyclists on your training.
You may also want to reach out to your fellow participants in this group to see if there’s anyone in your local area you can meet up to train.