Frequently Asked Questions

Most frequent questions and answers

Yes – if you can, please pre-book to avoid disappointment – book online, by email or phone as set out in the tour description. If you turn up on the day and there are places available please pay your tour guide in cash at the end of the tour. If you have a large group please email us with your requirements.

Our meeting point is Kashiraj Kali Temple Gate which is in half minute of walk form Godowliya Crossing towards Chowk Thana.

We offer 100% refunds on all tours if the reservation is cancelled more than 72 hours (3 days) before the scheduled tour. We do not offer refunds for any reason within 72 hours of scheduled tour.

Most of our tours are around 15 kilometres (10 miles) and last about 3 hours with plenty of refreshments and sightseeing stops.

Varanasi is becoming more bicycle friendly but like most other outdoor activities in an urban traffic environment there is a degree of risk involved. Your safety is our priority – we follow carefully planned routes using as far as possible designated bicycle friendly lanes. All participants are issued with helmets. Our bikes are suitable for males and females and for younger people usually from about the age of 13 or 14 years. We ask all participants to sign a cycling competency agreement and where we consider a client as incompetent to cycle with us we reserve the right to refuse participation.

Bicycle, Bicycling Helmet, Professional Guide, Packed Breakfast, Packed Juice, Bottle of Mineral water.

All of our tours follow flat and level cycle routes with few inclines so a normal level of personal fitness is more than adequate to tour with us. We recommend that anyone with health issues should consult with their doctor before signing up for one of our tours.

Our City Bicycles are suitable for people over 5 feet tall – this normally precludes people less than 13 or 14 years old.