Nepal Bike Tour
Overview Embarking on a Nepal Bike Tour promises an exhilarating adventure that combines breathtaking landscapes, rich cultural experiences, and thrilling biking trails. Nestled in the lap of the Himalayas, Nepal also offers a diverse terrain that caters to all types of riders, from beginners to seasoned enthusiasts. The journey typically begins in Kathmandu, the vibrant capital city, where riders can also immerse themselves in the unique blend of ancient temples, bustling markets, and lively streets. After a short orientation and bike check, the real adventure begins as you hit the open road, leaving the urban chaos behind. As you venture…
Embarking on a Nepal Bike Tour promises an exhilarating adventure that combines breathtaking landscapes, rich cultural experiences, and thrilling biking trails. Nestled in the lap of the Himalayas, Nepal also offers a diverse terrain that caters to all types of riders, from beginners to seasoned enthusiasts.
The journey typically begins in Kathmandu, the vibrant capital city, where riders can also immerse themselves in the unique blend of ancient temples, bustling markets, and lively streets. After a short orientation and bike check, the real adventure begins as you hit the open road, leaving the urban chaos behind.
As you venture outside the city, the enchanting countryside unfolds before your eyes. Lush green valleys, terraced fields, and quaint villages dotted with traditional houses create a picturesque backdrop for your two-wheeled escapade. Cycling along the well-established trails. You’ll encounter friendly locals, their warm smiles reflecting the genuine hospitality for which Nepal gets renown.
Himalayan Heights: A Transformative Nepal Bike Tour
The tour continues into the heart of the Himalayas, where riders met with challenging yet rewarding ascents and descents. Traverse through dense forests teeming with exotic wildlife and cross over roaring rivers via suspension bridges that offer jaw-dropping views of the surrounding peaks.
En route, you’ll have the opportunity to visit ancient monasteries, sacred temples, and remote settlements, gaining insight into Nepal’s diverse religious and cultural heritage. The tour also includes visits to popular tourist destinations like Pokhara, the gateway to the Annapurna region, and the serene lakeside town of Rupa Tal.
The Nepal Bike Tour is carefully crafted to cater to both adventure seekers and nature enthusiasts. Accommodations range from cozy guesthouses in rural settings to comfortable lodges with modern amenities in popular tourist areas.
As the journey nears its conclusion, riders will leave with a profound sense of accomplishment and an unforgettable collection of memories. Whether it’s the awe-inspiring vistas of snow-capped peaks, the welcoming smiles of locals, or the sense of camaraderie among fellow riders, Nepal Bike Tour offers an unparalleled experience that touches the soul and ignites a lifelong passion for both biking and exploration.
Conclusion and Summary
Overall, a Nepal Bike Tour promises an exhilarating and transformative adventure, immersing cyclists in the mesmerizing beauty of Nepal while offering a chance to connect with its vibrant culture and people.
Our airport representative will be receiving you at Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu and s/he will be displaying an signboard outside the airport terminal. You will be then transffered to your respective hotel in our private tourist vehicle. Overnight at Hotel.
Join us on a warm-up ride exploring some of the best trails in the Kathmandu Valley; test your bikes and your gear to make sure everything is ready for the journey ahead. In 3 to 4 hours of riding, we will cover around 40km at a steady pace exploring the rural parts of the valley, single tracks and sightseeing at some temples and return to Thamel for lunch, last minute bike adjustments and shopping for the trip. Overnight at hotel
Take a drive along the old highway connecting Kathmandu to the rest of Nepal before the Tribhuvan Raj Margha road was built to Life Cycle Farm House at Hetauda. We have the option to stop at the hill crest and cycle down into the Teri, mostly on paved highway. At the bottom we can then cut off the road and cross the river following a nice jungle section to Life Cycle. Overnight at hotel.
Heatuda has plenty of trails for mountain bikers. Free riding through the Churiya Hills is a must do activity. We head for the ride after breakfast to meet with unending single tracks, jeep tracks, technical trails and some nice up and downhill’s. This ride is not just trail riding but a chance to meet the local people, witness village life, local culture and much more. A great day out and the distance entirely depends on how far you want to ride. Overnight at hotel.
We leave the hotel morning and drive most of the way to Chitwan, stopping in Sauhara we then have some lunch and take in the river side vibe. From here we and ride along the river for two and a half hours to a place called Jagat. A long the way we explore the 20,000 lakes and get many chances to see wildlife and birdlife. Stay overnight at Jungle Villa Resort a beautiful and peaceful place to hang out and enjoy the jungle environment, relax and rest. Listen to the peaceful sounds of birds and the gentle flow of the river as the sun goes down.
A morning ride takes us down along the river to the border of India. Here you can see the difference in the village culture and scenery as our trail follows the Rapti River. Return to the resort for lunch followed by some time to rest and relax. Late afternoon venture deep into the jungle on elephant back on your quest for wildlife. Overnight at hotel.
Transfer by support vehicle to Pokhara. Have an afternoon of rest or exploring Pokhara Lakeside. Pokhara is famous for its beautiful Fewa Lake, relaxed atmosphere and stunning mountain views. Overnight at hotel.
A great day’s ride around Fewa Tal in Pokhara. The ride takes around 4 hours and there are awesome views of the Himalaya along the way, which is a good reward for a tough climb. Afternoon is free to explore Lake Side and prepare for the next step of our journey. Overnight at hotel.
Wake up for sunrise and hopefully catch a glimpse of the mountains before we head to the airport. It’s about a 22 min flight to Jomsom, above the Pokhara valley and deep into the heart of the Himalaya, take a peek out of the window for fantastic views of Dhawalagiri and beyond. The flight is simply breathtaking as the plane’s wingtips almost touch the snow-capped peaks, fly right between the Himalayan giants and you feel your adventure has really begun as the small plane banks left and touches down in Jomsom. In Jomsom, we have breakfast and spend some time getting the bikes ready for the journey. Enjoy an easy acclimatization ride of 14km to the beautiful Tibetan village of Kagbeni. The road is mostly flat and traces the Kaligandaki River right up to the boundary of Upper Mustang. Overnight at the hotel.
Early morning we can see the sunrise and have breakfast. Today we cycle uphill for the most part. Leaving behind the beautiful village of Kagbeni, warm up your legs and start to climb. We follow the trail on the north side of the gorge and climb up on a dusty jeep track towards the foreboding Throng La Pass. We stop and explore the ancient monastery at Jhong and have some lunch basking in the sunshine and enjoying the Mountain Views. The final push after lunch is short and we should arrive in Muktinath in the mid-afternoon. Overnight at the hotel.
Our day kicks off with some brilliant downhill and after yesterday’s challenge, you will welcome fun jeep tracks and trails with a mostly downhill gradient! We have to start early as the wind gets up after 11 am making riding a bit more challenging. Chill out on this section and enjoy the views. For experienced riders there are single track options. Savor the moment as you whizz past trekkers, the Himalayan wind in your face and miles of downhill before your wheels. Once in the river Valley it’s a 6km flat stretch to Jomsom followed by undulating trails along the river to Marpha. In the wind this can be a bit tough riding, but stop and enjoy the views along the way. Take lunch in the beautiful and ancient town of Marpha famous for growing apples and making apple brandy! Overnight at hotel.
The trail starts out gentle and flat and winds in and out of the valley sides, through pine forests and small villages. Following the river, there are good views of the snow-capped peaks. Stop at the lush waterfalls at Rukse Chaahara for lunch. After here the speed picks up as the trail drops some 1000 meters with sweeping curves and plunges, rocky sections and bumps that you will love. Arrive in Tatopani the cobble lined village famous for its rejuvenating Hot Springs. Overnight at hotel.
A ride of around 45 km on open jeep track, flat for the most part but a few up and down hills. From Maldundha we transfer by jeep back to Pokhara for a well earned rest. Overnight at hotel.
Early morning we drive to Manakamana, the one and only cable car in Nepal. We ride the cable car to the top of the hill where we find the Kali Temple, one of the most famous temples in Nepal. After having some time to look around and lunch, we then head out and ride along the ridge followed by an awesome, flowing descent back down to the river. Overnight at hotel
Leave mid morning and head back to Kathmandu, about a 4 hours drive. Time in the afternoon for shopping and sightseeing. Overnight at hotel.
Our Airport Representative will drop you at the international airport in Kathmandu for your flight departure from Nepal.
â€¢ Full board
â€¢ Airport Pick up on arrival and drop off after the trip
â€¢ Mountain bike and gears (please ask specification after letting us your bike size)
â€¢ An experience English speaking local Mountain Bike Guide
â€¢ Porters to support your luggage.
â€¢ Food and accommodations (first day dinner to final day breakfast)
â€¢ TIMS and Permit
â€¢ All the transportation
â€¢ Safe drinking water
â€¢ Food, accommodations, salary, insurance and transportation for supporting staff/crew.
â€¢ Visa fee to Nepal
â€¢ Flight to and from Nepal
â€¢ Domestic flights Ktm to Pkr/ and Pokhara to Kathmandu.
â€¢ Dual suspension Mountain Bike
â€¢ Alcoholic drinks
â€¢ Beverage/soft drinks and mineral water in mountains
â€¢ Travel, activity, medical and emergency evacuation insurance
â€¢ Tipping for guides, porters and supporting staff
EXPLORE NEPAL BIKING TOUR:
There is no better way to discover a country for what it really is than by bike. Our Explore Nepal Tour is just that, a chance for you to discover the rich and varied culture, nature, architecture and landscapes of this beautiful country. For the Mountain Biker this tour also offers challenging climbs, thrilling downhills, Himalayan adventure, technical trails and single tracks. The tour takes your from the heart of the Kathmandu Valley up into the middle hills, crossing over to the flat plans that border India and then up to the heady heights of the Annapurna Himalaya. Along the way discover some of Nepal’s Holiest Temples, richest landscapes, most panoramic mountain views and oldest cultures. Mix this all up and you have one hell of a great journey discovering the heart and soul of Nepal.
DAY 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
DAY 02: Back Roads and Trails of Kathmandu
DAY 03: Kathmandu to Hetauda
DAY 04: Heatuda Single Tracks
DAY 05: Heatuda to Chitwan
DAY 06: Chitwan Jungle Safari
DAY 07: Chitwan to Pokhara
DAY 08: Pokhara – Round the Lake Day Trip
DAY 09: Pokhara to Kagbeni – Riding Distance 14km. Altitude 2800m
DAY 10: Kagbeni to Muktinath– Riding Distance 18km. Altitude 3760 meters
DAY 11: Muktinath to Tukuche – Riding Distance 32 km. Altitude 2560 meters
DAY 12: Tukuche to Tatopani– Riding Distance 36 km. Altitude 1190 meters
DAY 13: Tatapani to Maldundha and Back to Pokhara – Riding Distance 22km.
DAY 14: Pokhara oManakamana
DAY 15: Manakamana to Kathmandu
DAY 16: Departure
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