Cycling to Dahanu and Tarapur Forts - a beach and history holiday!

Dahanu and Tarapur are coastal forts in picturesque locations at the northern end of the Maharashtra coast with pristine beaches along side - a great holiday! »

Kamandurg - an ancient fort near Vasai

Kamandurg is an ancient fort near Vasai, an ideal cycling route with some nice off-road patches, plus a trek through thick forests and a great view from the top »

Cycling from Mandwa to Murud - Janjira Fort and Khokari Tombs

One of the most scenic cycling routes along the Konkan coast from Mandwa jetty to Murud culminating in Janjira Fort and the Khokari Tombs - and beaches all along »

OxFam Trail Recce - walking through Tamhini hills and around Mulshi lake

Winding through the Tamhini hills and around Mulshi lake, we went through picturesque countryside and small villages, halting at SAMPARC school for orphans »

Veloraid 2013 - Amateur cycling race - Mumbai, Thane

Twelve teams of 6 cyclists each - all amateurs - participated in a race with a beautiful route with a total distance of 180 km. See a video compilation of the race. »

Cycling to Dongri Fort - also called Dharavi Fort at Uttan

Dongri Fort, also called Dharavi Fort atop of Dongri hill is all but disappeared, but the ride up the hill and the 270 degree view of the sea is well worth it! »

Cycling to Belapur Fort - the last vestiges of an era gone by

Belapur fort is at the mouth of the Panvel creek at the end of Palm Beach Road. I cycled to the ruins to find them engulfed by residential buildings »

Cycling and Forts at Kelve, Shirgaon, Mahim and Satpaati - the Palghar Circuit

This expedition covers four forts that line the Palghar coast. And the best way to enjoy the countryside and the historical monuments is riding a cycle! »