Let’s explore the city of Bangalore on this Temple and Thindi Cycling trail! We will take you to some of the unexplored religious and spiritual places that will take you back in time when the city was all about stories of magic, Gods, kingdoms and dynasties! Bangalore is wrapped around the Deccan Plateau which is the reason it has possibly the best climate all over India!
Bangalore, now officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of Karnataka, and the interesting history of the city will leave you in awe! The lush gardens and the tree-lined streets of the city will make your cycling experience amazing, leaving you refreshed! Traverse Bangalore with us and explore its distinct heritage and culture on the Temple and Thindi (Breakfast) Trail. We will delve into some of the oldest temples of the city which dates back to the 9th century and beyond. The most intriguing part about this tour is that the temples still hold that old charm and look wonderful! Cycling through these old trails will unfold some of the ancient hidden treasures of the city
Bangalore is said to be founded in the 16th century, but the temples are said to be made in the 10th century by Chola Dynasty. You will be delighted to see the architectural style of Vijayanagara, revelling in the mystery of astronomical significance, monolith rock cut art, fascinating stories of dreams inspiring temples, of magic, of mystery, of Gods who turned to stones and rogue bulls.
Start your day with a dreamy sunrise with a small hike above the “city of gardens”. Our best part of the journey will be taking a stopover to relish some of the finest and delicious cuisines of Bangalore. Savour the scrumptious food at MTR and soak in the aroma of coffee! We will visit the temple of Subramanya Swamy on the food street and ride through the fragrant streets of Bangalore! We will take a look into the legends and stories at Ragigudda Temple! The famous Bull Temple will fascinate with its Dravidian style of architecture, and it is also one of the oldest temples in Bangalore, built in the 16th century. It houses one of the biggest idols of Nandi in the country.
Let’s Take the Temple and Thindi Trail in Bangalore and get to know the city like never before. Come and revoke the city’s history in the middle of the IT capital of India!
7th August 2016, 11th December 2016
Time: 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Distance: 12 KMS
Duration: 5 Hours
Apart from our fixed departure dates, the trails can be organised on request on any weekend as per the schedule - Monday - Saturday - Minimum 4 people.