Kathmandu Valley Biking tour takes you on and around the rim of Kathmandu Valley. The Kathmandu region, Capital of Nepal holds the great historic features that are teeming with culture, Gods exotic and erotic architecture, holy men, temples and unique culture of the local people. This Tour explores the beauty of Kathmandu and Observe many historical town and villages, Fascinating views of Himalayan range and unique culture and tradition. We travel along little-used dirt roads away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Only a short bike ride away lies a delightful world of wooded slopes, small villages, hidden temples and the views which include all of the principal peaks of the Nepal. This is a fun but challenging trip, suitable for those with some off-road biking experience, since a couple of trails are technical. Mostly easy.
|Fitness Level||: Moderate|
|Duration||: 8||Group Size||:1-10|
|Best Season||: Any Time|
Day 1 :Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2 :Explore Kathmandu (Test Ride)
Day 3 :Ride from Kakani to Budanilkantha (1,630m)
Day 4 :Ride from Budanilkantha to Nagarkot (2,175m)
Day 5 :Nagarkot to Dhulikhel 32 km (1600m)
Day 6 :Dhulikhel to Kathmandu via Bhaktapur 32km (1300m)
Day 7 :Extra Free Day in Kathmandu
Day 8 :Departure
Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu
When you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), our company representative will welcome you and drive towards the designated hotel. After a rest for a while, we will give a short briefing about our program and you will be provided with a Typical Nepali welcome Dinner in the evening.
Day 2 : Explore Kathmandu (Test Ride)
Today we can explore 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 UNESCO Heritage sites and return to hotel.
Day 3 : Ride from Kakani to Budanilkantha (1,630m)
After Breakfast at Hotel, we will ride to Kakani ahd Head off on one of the best single tracks in the valley down towards the Budhanilkantha Temple (Sleeping Vishnu), passing through the Shivapuri National Park. Budhanilkantha is a remarkable 5th century statue of the Lord Vishnu, reclining on the coil of giant king snakes in the middle of small pond. Your efforts are rewarded by spectacular panoramic mountain views of Ganesh and Langtang Himal on the way. Moreover, the hotel you’ll be staying at in Budhanilkantha is true resort established in a rural setting with culturally rich and naturally pristine environment whose garden harbors nearly 75 species of birds and 2,000 flowering trees and shrubs. Overnight at a hotel.
Day 4 : Ride from Budanilkantha to Nagarkot (2,175m)
Today, after breakfast we head off towards Boudhanath, the largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal.Following the tarmac past Boudhanath, we take in clearer views of Kathmandu. We continue on ride to the Sankhu village and we stop here for lunch and explore this ancient town. From here we cycle along a jeep track road to wind our way up with a two-hour climb to Nagarkot; one of the most well known hill stations of the country. The views of the Himalayan mountain range from Nagarkot, especially from the Tower, more than compensate this arduous ascent. On a clear day, even Mt. Everest can be seen! .Overnight at a hotel.
Day 5 : Nagarkot to Dhulikhel 32 km (1600m)
Leave Nagarkot and go downhill for some way and rejoin the road for the short climb to Dhulikhel another ideal hill town. Overnight in Dhulikhel.
Day 6 : Dhulikhel to Kathmandu via Bhaktapur 32km (1300m)
It is mostly downhill today as you ride roads and tracks back to Kathmandu. You stop for sightseeing in the ancient town of Bhakatpur where you can take in the local sights and culture.
Day 7 : Extra Free Day in Kathmandu
Day 8 : Departure
Our Representative will drop you to the Tribhuvan international any say bye and hoping to meet you next time in Nepal.
Airport Pick up by Tourist car
Welcome dinner at typical Nepali Restaurant
Accommodation in Kathmandu as per itinerary
3 meals a day with hot drinks during Biking trip
All accommodation at Guest House during trip
Professional English speaking Mountain Bike Guide
All needed land Transport by tourist Vehicle
All permits and entry fees
Food in Kathmandu accept breakfast
Cold Drinks, snacks and other personal expenses
Personal gears, Personal Travel Insurance (Compulsory)
Temple/monastery entrance fees
Donation and Tip for Nepali Staff