Grand Canal is in fact the strait of length 3.8 kilometers. It has the shape of an inverted "S" and passing through the center of the city is divided into two parts, each of 3 districts (siestery): Cannaregio, San Marco and Castello and Santa Croce, San Polo and Dorsoduro. Channel width varies from 30 to 60 m depth reaching up to 6.0 m edges combine four bridges.
Old Goa. That’s the one place featured in every magazine. The Portuguese pulled off some of the hook architecture for their time and the majestic structures manage to leave you awestruck every time you stop by. The Basilica of Bom Jesu and the neighboring Sé Cathedral are the usual crowd pullers, but a walk down the lanes of Old Goa is the best way to explore the legacy of the state.
The cycling trip starts with a small brief about the place, tips & safety, signing an indemnity bond and allocation of cycles. We make way to the Big Banyan tree, which spreads across 3 acres, close to the starting point. After sending some time here, we make a stop at Manchinbele Dam and cycle past villages to Ramanagram. The city is a famous silkworm cultivation center and feeds the local looms around Karnataka.