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Heritage-based cycling tours in offing on Sundays

Heritage-based cycling tours in offing on Sundays

Rides will start and finish at Hotel Tamil Nadu, Island Ground covering all the sites connected with respective countries. In the first phase Portuguese, Armenian…

Monday, Mar 21

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Rides will start and finish at Hotel Tamil Nadu, Island Ground covering all the sites connected with respective countries. In the first phase Portuguese, Armenian and American Trails are being organised. The ride is open to all who love the city’s heritage and are passionate about cycling. Members of Chennai based cycling group ‘Cycling Yogis’ (Credit: Twitter/@TTDC) Chennai:

In a bid to boost the tourism sector and to provide relief for the public after back-to-back lockdowns, the Tamil Nadu Tourism Department has associated with a city-based cycling group with a unique concept to showcase the Global Heritage of Madras. “These cycling rides will highlight each nation’s presence in Chennai — starting with the Portuguese Trail and followed by the Armenian Trail and the American Trail, these rides are scheduled every Sunday between March and April. The initiative is a boost to eco tourism-based activities in the city and by bringing such weekend rides Chennai is now on the map of heritage-based cycling tours hitherto very popular in other countries,” said Ramanujar Moulana of Cycling Yogis.

Rides will start and finish at Hotel Tamil Nadu, Island Ground covering all the sites connected with respective countries. In the first phase Portuguese, Armenian and American Trails are being organised. The ride is open to all who love the city’s heritage and are passionate about cycling.

The Covid pandemic has created a boom in the cycling activity in the city. Experts said it is part of cardio exercises that people get involved in such activity. Also, […]

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