Program Code: GA-NAS01
Program Type: Mountain Biking
Mode of Travel: Land
Biking activity really started to flourish in Kathmandu from mid- 1980’s. Mountain Bike enthusiasts flew with their bikes from Hong Kong to Tibet to experience the thrilling ride of this new land. The two-week journey from Tibet over the high passes (17,000 ft.) to Nepal was the most alluring and even today Kathmandu is a mecca for mountain bicyclists, as it draws thousands of enthusiasts from all around the world.
Scenic biking day tours
It is an introductory ride which takes you to explore the rural villages, legendary temples and monasteries with the superb view of the Himalayas. Biking through the rural villages at the valley rim on the back trails with some up and downhill tracks, these days biking trips give you sufficient time to immerse in its peaceful surrounding environment and make friends with the locals. The biking trips within Kathmandu Valley allow you to enjoy its hidden pockets rarely known by most tourists. Other biking trips include City Tour to the famed historical and medieval places of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Patan, viewpoint of Nagarkot and Kakani, the quiet sleepy but intriguing town of Sankhu and Budhanilkantha. All these interesting places seem like out of this world and yet are so close to Kathmandu.
Kathmandu Valley Rim
A pleasant, fabulous ride takes you to the tour of medieval civilization in and around the vicinity of Bhaktapur, with ample time to visit and make friends with the warm, local farmers and villagers. Your journey continues to the famed scenic viewpoint at Nagarkot, which offers you a beautiful view of the sun rise and sunset with the magnificent Himalayan back drop.
Kathmandu Valley Explorer
A great scenic ride which takes you to the best pilgrimage and Mountain View spots around Kathmandu valley. This fascinating ride takes you to rarely visited rural areas in and off the Kathmandu Valley rim. Biking on the off trail to tarmac road and through the rice terraces with superb views of an array of snow peaks from Annapurna to Everest range provides an enthralling experience. Your wonderful five days ride concludes with a downhill ride from the panoramic mountain resorts at Nagarkot to Kathmandu.
Pokhara to Kathmandu Biking
An ultimate biking adventure off the main highway. A remarkable adventure that puts you on the off road trail linking two major cities in Nepal, Pokhara and Kathmandu. Your biking trip begins from Pokhara with a short biking tour in Kathmandu before the great journey. Pokhara, also known as city of Lakes, is a natural paradise, in the stunning backdrop of Mt. Annapurna and Manaslu range .Adventure begins from this beautiful place, less than 30 miles of this ride is on the main highway; rest of the journey is tracing an assortment of broad foot paths, old jeep trails and some technical single tracks. We make your way across remote territory that’s seldom visited by Tourists. Crossing the old and ancient Gorkha, we follow the traditional route that joins Kathmandu to other part of mid-western Nepal. Challenging ascents as well as some incredible descents combine to makes this special off-road biking a Great biker’s dream.