DISCOVER MANALI CYCLING


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INR 7000.00

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Cycling

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Activity Level

Adult

6/10

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Member

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0

From INR 7000.00per person

(Inclusive of Food,Tent Stay-sharing basis, MTB geared cycles, Helmets, basic gloves,Mechanic support, First-Aid)

Contact Person/ Programme Coordinator

Number:- 7827999000,01145999028/37 (Call Between 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM)

 OVERVIEW: Manali, Himachal Pradesh has many scenic routes and famous tourist spots and with world-famous apple orchards and Pine tree-lined green vistas en route. Discover Manali and nearby areas by Mountain biking in pristine valleys in the midst of lush green Cedar Pine trees and fruit-laden Apple and Persimmon orchards.

This programme is a fun way of learning about the basics of Mountain Biking with branded geared cycles. We will train you in proper Bike Fit, How to shift and use appropriate gearing as per terrain, safe braking in downhill sections , Pedaling hills easily, Safety on road and manners in mountain biking. Proper nutrition and hydration training for cycling will also be given.You will get to see both the historical and scenic side of Manali pedaling at your own speed and breathing in the pure oxygen provided by the greenery all around.

 

Cycling is one of the best cardio and knee exercises which will help you become fit and also you will use more of pedal power once you go back home.

Get fit and healthy just by cycling in the purest of Himalayan green zones. Breathe in the pure oxygen rich Himalayan air and drink the pure glacier waters to quench your thirst.

“Learn Mountain Biking … the Fun way with YHAI”

ITINERARY :

 

DAY 1 : REPORTING AT 15 MILES BASE CAMP

  • Registration(Bring Admit card, Membership card, Medical Certificate)and checking of RTPCR report/Double dose of Covidvaccination, Orientation and general guidelines, cycle distribution. YHAI style campfire at night.

DAY 2 :PRACTICE RIDE &CYCLING TO RAISON WATERFALL - (28kms)

  • Training on Bike fit, gear shifting, braking and safety on road. Ride to Raison waterfall & back. Evening tea & nutritious Dinner. YHAI style campfire at night.

DAY 3 :CYCLING TO NAGGAR CASTLE, TRIPURA SUNDARI MANDIR, ROERICH ART GALLERY & JANA WATERFALL (PARTIAL)ROUTE - (30 Kms)

  • Cycle up to the historic 15th centuryNaggar castle with its traditional Kath-Kuni style of architecture(also backdrop of many famous movies),Art lovers can also visit Roerich art gallery founded in 1962, Visit the magnificent Tripura SundariMandir built also in traditional kath-kuni style with deodar wood, on the way back enjoy the pristine route covered on both sides by lush green Pine trees on the Jana waterfall route. YHAI style campfire at night. (Entry fee not included in programme fees for Monuments/Galleries)

DAY 4 : CYCLING TO HADIMBA TEMPLE& OLD MANALI - (40kms)

  • Visit the world famous 15th century Hadimba temple dedicated to Hidimbi wife of Bhima, this temple is in the midst of beautiful cedar forest called Dhungiri van vihar. Cycle through the rustic roads of Old Manali and return back to camp for Certificate Distribution at Campfire at night.

DAY 5 : BREAKFAST & CHECKOUT

  • Healthy Breakfast & Checkout by 9 AM. Take with yourself the beautiful memories of Mountain Biking in pristine valleys of Kullu-Manali. Visit us again for a new adventure with YHAI.

 

DAY
1

REPORTING AT 15 MILES BASE CAMP

Registration(Bring Admit card, Membership card, Medical Certificate)and checking of RTPCR report/Double dose of Covidvaccination, Orientation and general guidelines, cycle distribution. YHAI style campfire at night.

DAY
2

PRACTICE RIDE &CYCLING TO RAISON WATERFALL - (28kms)

Training on Bike fit, gear shifting, braking and safety on road. Ride to Raison waterfall & back. Evening tea & nutritious Dinner. YHAI style campfire at night.

DAY
3

CYCLING TO NAGGAR CASTLE, TRIPURA SUNDARI MANDIR, ROERICH ART GALLERY & JANA WATERFALL (PARTIAL)ROUTE - (30 Kms)

Cycle up to the historic 15th centuryNaggar castle with its traditional Kath-Kuni style of architecture(also backdrop of many famous movies),Art lovers can also visit Roerich art gallery founded in 1962, Visit the magnificent Tripura SundariMandir built also in traditional kath-kuni style with deodar wood, on the way back enjoy the pristine route covered on both sides by lush green Pine trees on the Jana waterfall route. YHAI style campfire at night. (Entry fee not included in programme fees for Monuments/Galleries)

DAY
4

CYCLING TO HADIMBA TEMPLE& OLD MANALI - (40kms)

Visit the world famous 15th century Hadimba temple dedicated to Hidimbi wife of Bhima, this temple is in the midst of beautiful cedar forest called Dhungiri van vihar. Cycle through the rustic roads of Old Manali and return back to camp for Certificate Distribution at Campfire at night.

DAY
5

BREAKFAST & CHECKOUT

Healthy Breakfast & Checkout by 9 AM. Take with yourself the beautiful memories of Mountain Biking in pristine valleys of Kullu-Manali. Visit us again for a new adventure with YHAI.

Maps

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HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP:

 

YHAI Base Camp - https://goo.gl/maps/w2g2E65QvuUNgSGm9

( 15 miles - near Span Resort, Patlikuhl, Himachal Pradesh)

(ask bus to drop near Hotel Aarya- Big Red OYO board, from there take the inner road and walk for 100mtrs & YHAI camp will be on left side)

 

By Bus: 

Both State and Private buses ply from Delhi/Chandigarh (Volvo & ordinary state buses). From Delhi ISBT Kashmere Gate/ MajnukaTilla , From Chandigarh – Sec 43

By Air: Major Airlines operate daily flights to Delhi/Chandigarh

(Bhuntar is a smaller airport 12 kmsaway from Kullu).

By Train: The closest railway stations are New Delhi/Chandigarh, both at least one day away by bus.

Note: program schedule and route is subject to change without prior notice

 

 

* Food & Supplies: Morning tea, breakfast, packed lunch, evening tea (in the camp), and dinner and after dinner tea/coffee/Bourn vita, shall be provided. Nutritious, vegetarian and good quality food shall be served at the camp. Please bring your own plates, mugs, spoons etc. Natural mineral spring water has been brought to the base camp from a nearby source. Washing of clothes is strictly prohibited. 

*ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES:

Tented Accommodation on sharing basis( Ladies and Gents Separate Accommodation) Sleeping bag/Blanket shall be provided.  A pukka toilet-cum bathroom block is available at the camp

FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES:

Nutritious Vegetarian meals, Natural Mineral water/Filtered water

WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING ALONG:

1. Drifit cycling T-shirt half sleeve- 2 pcs

2. Full sleeve T shirt - 1 pcs

3. Upper & lower Thermal - 1 each(optional) 

4. Balaclava/Buff/skull cap - 1

5. Socks - 3 pairs 

6. Full trekking /stretchable pant - 1 (incase its cold sometimes or you can put the lower Thermal and then wear cycling shorts)

7. Undergarment - Personal preference

8. Cycling shorts/half pants/ bib shorts- 1

9. Cycling gloves half/full - 1

10. Rain jacket hooded & breathable - 1(compulsory) 

11. Cycling goggles - 1

12. Sports shoes - 1

13. Sandals/slippers – 1

14. Day pack(10 ltr) - 1

15. Cycling water bottle - 1(650ml approx) 

16. Cycling Helmet – 1(optional)

17. Toiletries - Personal preference.

18. Medicine - If any medication going on.

19. Head torch or hand torch small with extra batteries( for camp use)

20. Bring chocolates /energy bars as per your liking.

21. DO NOT CARRY one single thick jacket. Bring multiple layers - wear thermal then t-shirt then fleece jacket then wind/rain jacket.

22. Vaseline or lip-guard, cold cream, Hand sanitizer and Sunscreen SPF 50+.

23. Good Quality washable mask - 2 pcs

24. Plate,tiffinbox,tea/coffee mug,spoon.

SAFETY & SECURITY:

Extensive and painstaking preparations have gone into the planning of mountain biking route for your safety. Our field staff and experienced camp leaders have been visiting the area to check all details. While every care has been taken to ensure safety, the Youth Hostels Association of India cannot be held responsible for any accident, illness and such other unforeseen eventualities.

SMOKING, USE OF ALCHOHOL AND NARCOTICS OF ANY DESCIPTION IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED DURING THECOURSE OF THE PROGRAM.

CANCELLATION RULES:

 1) In case you are unable to join the programme due to any reason or if YHAI cancels the program due to unavoidable circumstance, you will get a 100% Credit Shell of the participation fees which will be valid till December 2023. No refund will be applicable for any cancellation of seat.

2) If the next programme opted by you is cheaper, you may use the balance amount in any of the programme till Dec 2023.

3) If the next opted programme is costlier, the trekker has to pay the differential amount.

4) If the trekker opts for the same programme that was cancelled, he/she will not be charged extra even if the price goes up next year.

5) You may transfer your seat to your family members and friends also