Nahargarh Cycling Expedition
○ The Man Sagar Lake
○ Cheel Ka Teela (4 Kilometer Hill Climb)
○ The Nahargarh – Jaigarh Tunnels
○ The Nahargarh Fort Stepwell
The Nahargarh Hill Amidst the Aravalli Range
Out of all the historical places to See in Jaipur, Nahargarh may not be on top due to its accessibility. But it is the most happening and beautiful place in Jaipur. The best sunset and sunrise point of Jaipur, and certainly a common point of interest for every locality in Jaipur.
Above all, the Nahargarh fort which is at a height of above 700 feet from sea level provides a panoramic view of the city and the Aravalli forests. Our Bike tour to the Nahargarh fort through the Aravalli forests is a very challenging excursion
Cheel Ka Teela ( Jaigarh Fort )
On the way, we cross The Jaigarh fort which is over 150 years old. It lies in the Aravali range near the Amber Palace on a hilltop known as Cheel Ka Teela (mound of eagles) This fort was a military fortress for the Amber Palace. The Construction of the fort was finished in 1725 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II.
As we approach closer Nahargarh fort we take a short break at Charan Mandir ( a temple dedicated to Lord Krishna). Moreover one can easily get the best panoramic view of Jaipur city in front and The dense Jungle of Nahargarh Biological Park at the foothill of The Aravalli Mountains.
Certainly, the ride is for nature lovers, birding enthusiasts and fitness junkies. Most importantly those who are looking for Adventure things to do in Jaipur. In addition, get ready for an adrenaline rush and climb the steep Nahargarh hill.
On reaching the peak, we get a majestic view of the beautiful Man Sagar Lake (Jal Mahal). On this ride, we pass through some of the most scenic spots for a beautiful view of the pink city such as Albert Hall and historic mansions. Also on your way to the top enjoy the breeze and the music of various birds to spot like Peacocks, Parakeets (Indian parrot) and the Indian Roller, etc.
Le Tour De India
We begin our Jaipur Bike tour from “Le Tour De India” (Centrally Located For Google location – https://goo.gl/maps/ZhAz1Juqymx8h4xA8). Here you will be greeted by the cycling tour leader. A small session will be conducted for you in which the tour leader will explain all the details about your bicycles, route, giving you a proper bike of your height and helmet. After the brief, you will start riding towards the Nahargarh Fort.
As our ride progresses through the beautiful old city of Jaipur when there is no traffic, we admire the heritage of the pink city and make photo stops at the iconic Albert hall and other beautiful architectural marvels of Old city. We will ride further from the cobbled route to Nahargarh Fort which is rarely experienced by tourists. This cobbled way used to be the pathway for elephants and Horses in those days. Out of all the adventure activities in Jaipur, The Bike ride to Nahargarh fort is one of the most sought after Adventure experience.
Reach the Summit
Around 7:00 am, we will reach the summit where we enjoy a blissful sunrise of the Pink City, a majestic view of Man Sagar lake and the old city. Now, we can walk through the area that caught the attention of Bollywood and Hollywood movies in Nahargarh Fort. In the Aravali hills at an approximate height of 700 feet, the extensive Nahargarh stepwell tells the story of water system of those days, The catchment area of water for Nahargarh, extended to about six kilometers surrounding the fort, is a network of six smaller catchments connected through a series of drains, aqueducts, canals and arteries laid in and outside the fort. Two large step wells and one small tank collect almost 4.5 crores (10.6 million gallons)liters of water. Further, we can visit the nearby temple.
Back to Old City
Now we will ride back to the old city and treat our taste buds with some delicious snacks which contribute to the rich food culture of the ‘Pink City’ and that too from the best food joints of Jaipur. We ride further and visit the old Havelis (mansions) to know more about their culture and architecture.
Finally, the tour ends on a happy note with sweet memories that remind you of this ride.
As this lovely bicycle safari ends here we part ways with a souvenir for you to show your friends back home when you share your Jaipur memoirs.
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TOUR Cost –
|INR 2000 per person|