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Pondicherry City Bike Tour with Breakfast

Highlights
  • A fun-filled tour through Pondicherry’s main neighborhoods—on a vintage bicycle

  • Discover more sights in half the time, speeding through town on your own set of wheels

  • Visit Muslim, French, and Tamil sides of town, learning about the thriving multicultural city

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Pondicherry City Bike Tour with Breakfast
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Pondicherry City Bike Tour with Breakfast
US$27.00
Overview

Hop a vintage-style bicycle to discover French, Tamil, and Muslim neighborhoods in the scenic, seaside city of Pondicherry. Traveling by bike isn't only a fun way to get around town—you’ll also be able to cover more sights in less time. Speed down cobblestoned streets and beachside promenades, getting a peek at colonial architecture and flower-filled public parks. A garden breakfast is included, with your choice of French or South Indian.

What to Expect
Meet up at the designated location in Pondicherry at 7:00 am for brief instructions and pike pickup. Then starts the tour at city center and discover some amazing hidden places of the city. Tour starts with the Muslim Quarter also called Green Quarter. Then, you'll continue to Tamil and French quarters with its colonial houses. While riding along the streets of Pondicherry, you will understand what makes it a multicultural place: architecture, urban city design, and of course, the people on the streets. Pondicherry combines French touch with a typical Indian taste. Once back to your departure point, you will be offered a special breakfast: Indian with idly, chutney and sambar or French with baguette, butter and homemade jam. It is served in the garden with hot drinks and fresh juice.
Reviews (10)
1 - 5 of 9 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
A safe way to cycle around

I think the bicycle tour is an amazing idea and you get to cover a bigger area in Pondicherry. It’s not tiring at all as the pace is really slow (maybe a bit too much) and anyway at the end you get rewarded with a...More

Thank Marina D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Very nice way to enjoy the city

Bicycle tour : It’s a very unique concept not available in many cities. They provide a map, drinking water, retro coloured cycle and a guide. It’s a 2 hour tour which ends with breakfast. The tour is around the French colony, muslim colony, etc. and...More

Thank Anuja_Kothari
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile
Fun ride through town

Bit expensive - but good bikes, easy ride, Manisha as an excellent guide providing titbits of information and giving you a feel for the diversity in Pondicherry.

1  Thank STS P
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile
Nostalgia at its best....

If your visiting Pondicherry and you don't do the cycle tour , then you have missed one of the best things out here and your trip ain't complete. The trip is only for two hours 7 am to 9 am (Yes! You gotta get up...More

1  Thank FoodieChatto
Reviewed 9 April 2018
Wake up Pondy tour

The cycling tour followed by breakfast was amazing. It gave us a really good idea of the surroundings, was well paced and structured and our guide knew her history pretty well. Would highly recommend this! Sid

1  Thank Sid N
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FennKualaLumpur
24 June 2018|
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Response from FoodieChatto | Reviewed this property |
No you need not be very adept... Plus you could go one day earlier and check out the bicycles and try them which suits you best and use the same one the next day.
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