EAST COAST SEA SHORE CYCLING


From

INR 8400.00

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1 Reviews

Vacation Style

Biking

B

Activity Level

Family

4/10

Group Size

Member

Per Day

50

From INR 8400.00 per person

(Vegetarian food, Accommodation, Supervision, Expert Guidance, and Group insurance.)

BREIF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM: On the birthday of Swami Vivekanand, YHAI is again comes up to celebrate the Youth Day with a new programme. This programme is to offer the youth a new cycling route from Chennai to Puducherry. Clear roads sprinkled with sparkling beaches make this trail one of the best in India. The route, going through Mamallapuram, is renowned for its glistening seaside views. 

For 12 January, 2020 Batch:

DAY WISE SCHEDULE: # Day 1: Reporting at base camp Government Youth Hostel, Indira Nagar, Chennai and Training/Acclimatization.

# Day 2: Cycling from Youth Hostel Chennai to Mamallapuram  (58 km)

# Day 3: Cycling from Mahamallapuram to Alamparai Fort (50  km)

# Day 4: Cycling from Alamparai Fort to Puducherry  Youth Hostel (49 KM)

# Day 5: Cycling from Puducherry Youth Hostel to Auroville French New Town and back to Puducherry Youth Hostel (25 km)

#Day 6:  Certificate Distribution/Recreation activity Disperse after Breakfast.

The programme will disperse at Puducherry only. (Extra Luggage will be handover to Participants at Puducherry).

Note : Route and Schedule of the programme may change without prior notice based on the local condition.

 

For 17 January, 2020 Batch:

# Day 1: Reporting at base camp Government Youth Hostel Puducherry and Training/Acclimatization.

# Day 2: Cycling from Puducherry Youth Hostel to Auroville French New Town and back to Youth Hostel (25 km)

# Day 3: Cycling from Puducherry  Youth Hostel to Alamparai Fort (49 KM)

# Day 4: Cycling from Alamparai Fort to Mamallapuram  (50 KM)

# Day 5: Cycling from Mamallapuram to Youth Hostel Chennai (58 km)

#Day 6:  Certificate Distribution/Recreation activity Disperse after Breakfast.

The programme will disperse at Chennai only. (Extra Luggage will be handover to Participants at Chennai).

Note : Route and Schedule of the programme may change without prior notice based on the local condition.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE? The minimum age for a member to join the program is 18 years to 60 Years, YHAI membership is mandatory to participate. This condition will be adhered to strictly. Under age and above age will not be considered in any case. Members desirous of joining this programme may apply online duly supported by a "Trekking Medical Certificate".

 

For Below and Above Age Participants:

 

On the special case if the person is medically fit and a regular trekker than he can be allowed in offline mode (decision will be final only on management discretion and seat availability). In this case, he/she has to produce Indemnity bond on rs 100/- bond paper from his respective state and has to submit the same along with his Registration form.

HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP: For 12th Jan Batch:

Chennai Youth Hostel, Indira Nagar, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600020

Nearest Bus Stand: Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminal (CMBT) is one of Asia's largest bus stations. Around seven state owned companies run buses to and from various destinations within South India. they connect cities like Tirupati, Pondicherry, Coimbatore, Tirunelveli and others. You can choose from deluxe, semi-deluxe, hi-tech, rajahamsa executive and sleeper buses while taking a route to any of the neighbouring cities. Also, there are various buses that connect major cities Bangalore and Calicut to Chennai.

Nearest Railway Station:  Home to the headquarters of the Southern Railway, Chennai has three major railway stations namely Chennai Central (code MAS), Chennai Egmore which is just 2 kilometres from the city (code MS) and Tambaram which serves the suburban areas of Chennai. Many super-fast and express trains run on a daily basis and are well-connected to cities like Bengaluru, Mumbai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Cochin, Hyderabad, Kolkata and other Indian cities. Some of the popular trains are Chennai Mail, Guwahati Express, GT Express, Chennai Central and Andaman Express. Outside the station, you would find many prepaid taxis, cabs and auto-rickshaws that are available for hire.

Nearest Airport:  Chennai International airport is just 7 kilometres away from the city. It has two terminals. Most of the international and domestic airline carriers have direct flights to the terminal called Anna International Airport in Chennai making the airport well-connected to most major airports in the world. Domestic airlines operate on a daily basis at the Kamaraj Domestic terminal (located near the international terminal, just 150 meters away from each other.)

HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP: For 17th Jan, 2019

Puducherry Youth Hostel, Mutiapet, Solai Nagar, Puducherry:  605003

Nearest Bus Stand: There are several buses that ply frequently from Chennai, Thanjaur, Trichy, Coimbatore, Bangalore and Madurai to Pondicherry. Both private and state-owned buses are available. The bus fare will depend upon the distance covered.

Nearest Railway Station:  There is direct rail connected to Puducherry and one more  nearest rail station from Villupuram, which is about 35 kilometres away from the town. The railhead is well-connected to cities like New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, and Trivandrum. Two of the most popular trains are New Delhi Pondicherry Express and Nagarcoli Express. Once you reach at the station, you can hire a taxi that will drive you to the city.

Nearest Airport:  The airport at Pondicherry can accommodate landing of a small aircraft only and has flights coming in from Bangalore and Hyderabad. However, you can get a connecting flight if you are coming from Delhi, Kochi, Kolkata and Mumbai.

HOW TO JOIN: 1.Apply  online through our website: www.yhaindia.org

2. Participants can also deposit the participation fee in any branch of ICICI Bank giving the following details:

Bank Name: ICICI Bank, Ashok Nagar Branch, Chennai 600 078

Name of the Account: Youth Hostels Association of India, Tamil Nadu State Branch

Account No. 007701017051 - IFSC Code: ICIC 0000077

 

NAME OF THE PROGRAM CORRDINATOR / FD:  Dr A Raja

CONTACT NUMBER:                                                       9842710236

EMAIL ADDRESS:                                                              yhaitn@gmail.com

COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS:    Youth Hostels Association of India, Tamil Nadu State Branch,2-D Viswas Flats, Pillaiyar Koil Street, Nesapakkam, West KK Nagar Chennai 600 078

Date Total Seats Seats Booked Seats left Book Now
12-01-2020 50 0 50 Book Now
17-01-2020 50 0 50 Book Now

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ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES: Youth Hostel & Pucca Building (sharing based).

FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES: Simple vegetarian food will be served

WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING ALONG: Raincoat, torch, water bottle, lunch box, mug, plate, tumbler, cold cream and a first-aid kit.

* Admit card, 2 set Xerox copies of ID Proof, Medical Certificate, 2 Passport size Photos, Membership card, payment receipt if paid by offline.

 Equipment provided by YHAI

1.  Mountain Bike    2. Helmet    3. Knee Cap    4.Elbow Guard    5. Knap Sack

Participants willing to take their own bicycles can bring. 

SAFETY & SECURITY: While every care has been taken to ensure safety, the Youth Hostels Association of India cannot be held responsible for any theft, accident, illness and other such unforeseen eventualities.

CANCELLATION RULES: : ( For Offline) In case you are unable to join this trek, you will get 50% of the programme fee as refund provided your request is received directly at the State Office, at least 15 days in advance from the Starting date.  Any unforeseen event/strike or natural calamity will not be considered as a cause of cancellation.  The refund will be given after completion of the programme.  Cancellation request will be accepted only by a letter from the participants to our office before 15 days of the programme.  Email, SMS, telephone call will not be accepted.

For online (http://www.yhaindia.org/program-cancellation.php)