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CYCLING TO THE TEMPLE TOWN ARANMULA

Prices begin from Rs. 9885 Per Group
ABOUT THIS EXPERIENCE ::
Explore the temple town of Aranmula on the cycling tour to the shores of the river Pamba. Aranmula is famous for its 1700 yr. old temple and it’s Kannadi, hand-made mirrors made of polished metal.

It is believed that the sacred jewels of Ayyappan (Thiruvabharanam) are taken in procession to Sabarimalai each year from Pandalam, and ARANMULA Temple is one of the stops on the way. Also, the Thanked Anki (golden attire) for Ayyappa, donated by the king of Travancore, is stored here and taken to Shabarimala.The Largest and the famous Pilgrim Centre – Sabarimala Temple dedicated to Lord Ayyappa is located on the bank of Pampa river and hence; it is known as the ‘Southern Ganges’ or ‘Dakshina Ganga’.The river Pampa invokes the whole holiness of Sabarimala and Swami Ayyappan among the 44 rivers in Kerala.

Aranmula kannadi is one among 8 auspicious items included famous astamagalaya set which usually used for very auspicious function like marriage. Artisans even today use by traditional low-tech methods and materials a rather sophisticated high-tech metallurgical end product is achieved.

In order experience every morsel of Aranmula, below we have segregated the trip:
Our journey will start from Alleppy town at 7:30, a short transfer leads us to a silent yet enthralling village thriving on animal husbandry and cash crops of nutmeg and cocoa.
At 9:00 am, with the help of boat we will Aranmula temple and later a visit to the family home of the mirror artisans, you could also purchase a few Indian paintings for your loved ones.After purchasing few Indian painting, at 11:00 am be stunned and inspired by craftsmen in this mythical town. A slow walk around the ancient temple puts you right into the shoes of a Hindu devotee.
At 1:00 pm, get ready for some drooling Kerala gastronomy just right to please your taste buds.
After lunch nearly 2:45pm we’re back to explore the countryside with your travel partner called cycle. The routes are flat and the topography unique with teak, plantain and rubber plantations.

After 35 kms of an enthralling bike ride and insights about Indian dance, art and culture we end our trip in Alleppy. Join us to enjoy a temple town, the dance village and the countryside.

ARANMULA is also known for the water sports involving a spectacular procession of snake boats.
TIMINGS AND CRITERIA ::

Duration:

Approximately 12 Hours

Tour Criteria:

Group Includes 3 People

Departure Time:

From 07:30 To 19:00

THINGS TO KNOW ::

Assistance by our representatives.
If you need the vehicle for the sightseeing and to travel in local area we will provide you and the cost can be settled there as ad hoc.

WHAT'S OFFERED IN THIS & OTHER PERSONALIZED REQUESTS ::

Whats offered:

The package covers bikes, guides, transport, food for 1 day only.

A cab travels along for SAFE travel from start to end.

Other Personalized Requests:

Please write to us for assistance in taking special request like a personal tour guide & interpreters for inbound/domestic tourists, and also help in arrange a private vehicle for the tour depending on group size.




With the best will in the world we shall make every effort to have these requests fulfilled given the availability and feasibility to have it presented to you as a perfect experience. 


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VOUCHER INFORMATION ::

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CHANGE OF PLANS AND CANCELLATION NEEDS ::

There are no charges towards the booking in case of change or cancellation if you are unable to take the tour due to unforeseen circumstances. We only expect you to notify prior in case you wish to change or cancel your booking. As most of activities we listed have flexible policies.


The best options will be worked out and make sure you get to use it at a later date or cancel the booking to get a refund.