Amazing India on three wheels!

Welcome to the Rickshaw Challenge where you will find a spectacular choice of trips involving everything that India has to offer, all from the driving seat of an auto rickshaw!

The adrenaline flows from the moment the flag drops and will be with you long after you reach the finish line. On the way you’ll encounter anything from desert heat to monsoon rains, jungle tracks to great plains, and golden beaches to golden palaces, all safe in the knowledge that you are being supported by India’s longest established and most experienced rickshaw adventure company!

We are experts

After more than 10 years in business with events all over the globe, we know what we are doing.

We are travel maniacs

Travel is not just another cash cow, it’s our passion, which we want to share with like-minded spirits.

We are personal

In our small groups, we all know each others name and you will  not disappear in anonymity.

We are social

We take up the adventure together and share our experiences, be it on the road or over a beer.

Why Choose Us?

With five different events to choose from spread across the year the Rickshaw Challenge, listed by Lonely Planet as one of its 10 Greatest Adventures, is simply the best way to hit the road and explore the real India, share in the camaraderie of your fellow teams, and have the experience of a lifetime.

With a variety of packages the Rickshaw Challenge can provide both an experience for the adventurous and an adventure for the experienced. Whether you go bare-bones and do the heavy lifting, or let our professional team take the strain, we at Travel Scientists guarantee a journey through Southern India you’ll never forget.



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Rickshaw Racers
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Amazing trips
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An adventure which traverses India in a three-wheeled vehicle with a two-stroke engine: The Auto Rickshaw 

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