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MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour

163 Mokshe Marga | Siddartha Layout, Mysuru (Mysore) 570011, India
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Fantastic, authentic experience with a wonderful guide!

Local, authentic and quieter way of life in this temple village close to Mysore where you can cycle... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2018
Senor_Josue
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Manila, Philippines
Mysore Cycle Tour is a MUST!!!!!!

Stephen's bicycle tour is a definite must! What a fabulous interesting and easy ride through... read more

Reviewed January 18, 2018
Keep-travelling
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Toronto, Ontario - Canada
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MYcycle.... guided cycle tours of Mysore and Srirangapatnam Island. See the wonderful heritage city and its diverse communities or the culture and history of this beautiful island. We are also Mysore Bed and Breakfast (also listed on Trip Advisor) as our guests usually do their reviews there. Our tours for 2-4 people are for half or full days and we provide an expert guide, and cycles. We can also design tours according to your specific needs. You can also now bring children on our Srirangaptnam tour as we have a child's seat, tag-a-long and children's cycles. Please note: we do not offer cycle hire only guided cycle tours. Its best to book in advance to reserve your place.We're part of Manjula's Mysore and also provide homely accommodation through Mysore Bed and Breakfast and a hassle free auto rickshaw with our very own vehicle driven by Vasanth.
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163 Mokshe Marga | Siddartha Layout, Mysuru (Mysore) 570011, India
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Local, authentic and quieter way of life in this temple village close to Mysore where you can cycle past a typical Karanataka community. See how jaggery is made, watch the ashes and funeral rites by the river and admire the old village walls. Stephen makes...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2018

Stephen's bicycle tour is a definite must! What a fabulous interesting and easy ride through beautiful villages and scenery. So much fun....don't miss it! Also, make sure you stay at Mysore B&B, run by Stephen and Manjula. You're going to love Mysore! We really hope...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

We were lucky to stumble upon Stephen's bicycle tour. Despite miserably rainy weather for the first part of the tour, Stephen's chipper attitude and enthusiasm, plus customizing for our 12 year old's birthday (he did a special birthday decoration of her bike!), and giving us...More

Thank Kim B
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sfindia7, Tour Guide at MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2017

What a wonderful review. Thank you Kim. You certainly give a real taste of what it was like. I could really feel it. So pleased the birthday girl liked it, as you know I enjoyed my time with your family. I must say it’s the...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

We unfortunately missed the opportunity to take a planned private cycle ride for the four of us around Srirangapatna Island with Stephen as we were delayed after missing our connecting flight. Just to advise anyone thinking of taking a tour with Stephen, he was very...More

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sfindia7, Cycle guide at MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

Thanks Helene, I should add you’d also booked your accommodation before discovering us and realising we were also a Mysore Bed and a Breakfast, no 1 on Trip Advisor. So unfortunately we couldn’t provide hospitality, home cooking, cookery lessons and hassle free transport ;-) ....More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

My husband and I like to be active when we travel, and came across the Mycycle tours. Long story short: We booked our tour and it was AMAZING. We ended up extending our time in Mysore, doing BOTH the cycle tours, and staying at the...More

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sfindia7, booking clerk for MysoreBnB and Myccyle guide at MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2017

thank you for a lovely review. We really enjoyed spending time together and gettign to know you. You now realise how much we love this! We realise you're both safe and sound in the fires as we can see from facebook. great to keep in...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

Really great way to spend a morning if you're in Mysore. We did the tour of sriringapatna, I was quite nervous about cycling in India (traffic, seemingly complete lack of Highway Code etc), but the island was really quiet, and I didn't feel unsafe at...More

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sfindia7, Gobby northerner at MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2017

Says the lily white legged southerner ;-) had a really fun time with you guys and thanks for 1 voting 2 bringing the girls 3 writing a great review that has slightly confused our current guest (he's from the US). Hope you liked the photos,...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2017

My son had stayed with Manjula and Stephen last year and recommended their B&B but was initially a little hesitant as to whether his very fair, less-than-fit, 57 year old mother on her first trip to India would cope with the cycle tour. Fortunately his...More

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sfindia7, Yorkshire Guide at MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Lovely review thank you Mary. So pleased we had the back-up from other members of the family :-). That also reflects how much of our guests come after recommendations from family and friends. Which also helps emphasises the other most important way that people find...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

After quite some time, I was able to do a cycling tour with Stephen's MyCycle in Srirangaptina. I have been to the tourist spots of Srirangapaitna many times. This tour is unique especially because of Stephen and his way of explaining details and history of...More

Thank sum2hike
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sfindia7, Guide at MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2017

Thank you for such a wonderful review. AND....to trust me so much that you brought sister and her husband, Respect! I'm so glad you liked it even though its a bit weird having an English guide in India ;-) I was extra pleased that you'd...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2017

We spent an afternoon with Stephen cycling in & around Srirangapatna & it was well worth the money. Aside from Stephen being a really fun engaging host, we spent the day with a lovely group of like-minded tourists, which i'm sure made our day so...More

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sfindia7, Guide at MYcycle - Mysore Cycle Tour, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2017

Thanks for the review. It s very helpful for future cyclists to find out what it's about and to give us feedback. The Srirangaptnam Tour is our most popular. It's a lovely mix of river and countryside, people watching, with hardly any traffic and offering...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2017

We had such a great time cycling with Stephen in and around Srirangapatna. We went through beautiful nature, passed interesting places and listened to all those funny, captivating and fascinating stories told by Stephen. He's just a great guy and made our ride very special....More

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Response from sfindia7 | Property representative |
Hello, sorry for the delay. I've been travelling abroad and only just returned to Mysore. it costs 1450 Rs per persons for a tour which lasts 3-4 hours, guide, cycle and refreshments are included. For further details contact... More
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