Our mission is to offer the best riding in India both on trails and on backroads and provide the full Indian ‘off the bike’ experience. So that means a lot of fun.


Our team take you on the trails and backroads only we know making your tour completely unique.

We are a company run by people who are passionate about all things cycling and India. Our aim is to offer the best riding in India both on trails and on backroads and provide the full Indian off the bike experience. Our trips are led by a team of passionate MTB and cycle enthusiasts who ride and guide on the trails they love to ride. Since 2005 we have guided riders from World Champions to new enthusiasts on some of the most stunning trails on earth. If it’s sublime singletrack or a cycling adventure experience that you are looking for then come and join us.

Mountain Bike Kerala gets the balance right. We are riders 1st and foremost but we also know a thing to two about how to make a tour tick, riders relaxed and more than anything else having a great time off the bike…

Here’s what we do

  • Great guides who know every trail.

  • Ride on some of the best and most rewarding terrain on earth

  • Hand-picked hotels, resorts and homestays.

  • Back up team and support staff who take care of the little things

  • Some of the best food on the planet. It’s that good

  • Tea shops galore.. authentic experiences that are priceless


Our guides are your window into a side of India that few ever get to see. They have all travelled and ridden extensively and know every trail and tea shop worth knowing.

Mike Mclean Founder of Mountain Bike Kerala

Mike McLean


Mike is a UK vet rider with 2nd place finishes in MTB Himalaya to his credit and has pioneered trails all over India and the Himalaya. Settled in India he knows every trail worth and not worth riding in the subcontinent. He writes for MTB publications and occasional pieces for the UK’s Sunday Observer.

Pankaj Danu


Pankaj has featured in numerous international mountain bike magazines and is one of the best all-mountain riders in India. He hails from the Himalayan mountain state of Uttarakhand and rides like a man who loves the big mountains. While not riding he eats mountains of chapatti and daal.

Deepak Danu experienced guide at Mountain Bike Kerala

Deepak Danu


Deepak is a multi-day race specialist and DH contender. Deepak hails from the Himalaya where he excels at altitude. C2C expert and just about the coolest man we know. When not riding he becomes even cooler and turns to ice.

We work with some of the very best in the cycling industry


No request is too big or too small for our team. If it matters to you, it matters to us. Let us make your your cycle holiday the perfect ride for you.