Pagoda Cycle Ride
The Global Vipassana Pagoda in Gorai is one destination which deserves a visit if you’re seeking a getaway- mental or physical both. Serving as a monument of peace and harmony, it is located between peninsula of the Gorai creek. The route to this pagoda is surrounded by greenery of the mangroves cover. The entire stretch is free from congestion and which is what makes it best to explore on a bicycle! It is time to revisit your childhood days and also peak into a little of meditation benefits.
Get on this ride through a green cover, pleasant breeze to a destination guaranteeing peace.
The pagoda is declared as one of the seven wonders of the state and so you know, this cannot be neglected. Peace awaits you in this meditation center and you’ll definitely feel more relaxed after you ride here on your bicycle. Just a little near the Pagoda is the beautiful stretch of the Gorai beach. So as we head on our wheels to the beach, you can enjoy the morning glory by the waves.
Come join us, away from the city’s commotion, on a ride to discover peace. Meet new people and ride into the greenery of our cityscape. Come, dip our feet into the beach water and wash away your weekday blues.
06:30 am : Meet the Trikon Team at Bike Shark, Borivali. We will distribute cycle and helmets among the participants and do a basic introduction
07:00 am : We start the ride
07:30 am : We reach Gorai Jetty (Borivali end)
07:40 am : We catch the jetty to reach the opposite side (4.5 KMS)
08:10 am : Start the ride again towards the Pagoda (3 KMS)
08:35 am : Reach Pagoda. We visit inside, relax, do a quick photo session
09:00 am : We ride from Pagoda towards the Gorai beach (3.6 KMS)
09:20 am : We have breakfast in the nearby hotel and relax for a while
10:00 am : We start our ride back to Gorai Jetty (4 KMS)
10:45 am : Reach Gorai Jetty and catch ferry to cross over to Borivali side
11:10 am : Start ride towards Borivali bike shark (4.5 KMS)
11:50 am : Reach our starting point. Submit Cycles & Gears
Things to Carry
- Long pants
- Pair of sturdy sports shoes with rubber sole
- 2 ltrs water
- Camera (Optional)
- Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
- Snacks & Biscuits
- Extra Pair of Clothes
- Clean napkin or small towel
- Cap, sunglasses, scarf
- Please carry medicines if you need any
- Hand Sanitizer
No midway back out during the ride. If you want to then you can drop the cycles on starting point at your expenses. This is not a learning ride. We expect participants should know how to ride.
What is included in the tour
- Food: Breakfast
- Ferry charges
- Cycle rentals & Gear charges
- Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges
What is NOT included in the tour
- Any personal expenses such as soft drinks, mineral water etc.
- Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
- Riding along the mangroves
- A refreshing ride
- Visit to the global Vipasanna center
- Enjoy the Gorai beach beauty
- A memory for lifetime