WHAT WILL YOU DISCOVER
A short tour in the surroundings of Pondicherry and their most beautiful religious sites, this is what we suggest you to discover during this 3 days expedition.
From the former French territorry, you ride until Gingee, one of the most beautiful and ancient site in the region. Former strategic battles field for regional interests between the French and the British, the site host temples and fortifications with sometimes grueling accessibility and will certainly not leave you indifferent. You then drive to one of the most venered Shiva temples and also a main pilgrimage site of India, where thousands of people flock to every full moon.
You also visit the city of Mahabalipuram. Its temples and its special atmosphere will surely make you understand why the Beatles in their time, have come here and composed one of their most famous songs.
After all these temples and historic holy vibes, drive back along the East Coast to the charming Pondicherry.
• An immersion at the heart of the local history
• The discovery of a unique cultural heritage
• The visit of major sites
WHEN THIS TOUR HAPPENS
All year long except May and June
*For Gingee, be fit and wear good shoes; Protect your precious accessories from mischievous monkeys
We consider this route to be quite easy. The roads are in pretty good shape and once we leave the cities we don’t have to deal with lots of traffic.
• from 1 to 10 riders maximum.
• In case you do not want to drive or that you simply do not have your motorcycle license, we offer you the opportunity to be pillion of one of our tour leader!
*Our tours are customizable according to your wishes. Please share them with us, so that we can create a tailor made adventure just for you