This biking tour is specially designed to visit the different varieties of culture and landscapes the country has to offer. The experiences of riding through plain flat lands, hills, dry regions, and mountains and becoming a part of the different cultures in the country assure you of making memories to cherish for a lifetime.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02:Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trip Preparation.
Day 03:Drive to Chitwan.
Day 04:Ride Chitwan to Lumbini.
Day 05:Lumbini to Pokhara via Tansen.
Day 06:Pokhara to Tatopani (105km).
Day 07:Tatopani to Muktinath (3800m) via Marpha 2680m.
Day 08:Exploration Day.
Day 09:Muktinath to Tatopani (1210m).
Day 10:Tatopani to Pokhara.
Day 11:Pokhara to Kathmandu.
Day 01Arrival in KathmanduUpon your arrival at the airport, our representative will greet you and guide you to your hotel in Kathmandu. We will meet up with the guide today. You can explore the local markets and enjoy the day. Overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trip Preparation. We will visit the historic and iconic sites in the valley and prepare for our trip. We will check our bikes and meet the guides. We will have a short briefing about the coming trip at the hotel. You can as well do some last-minute shopping. Overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03Drive to Chitwan. Today, we will drive to the city of Chitwan. Famous for the Chitwan National Park, it is the largest national park in Nepal and home to numerous rare and extinct floras and faunas. We will visit the national park and do some short riding around Chitwan if time permits. We experience the wilderness and, in the evening, take part in the local Tharu dance. Overnight at hotel in Chitwan.
Day 04Ride Chitwan to Lumbini. The bike ride starts today. We will start riding from Chitwan after our breakfast and call it a day after reaching Lumbini. The ride is easy on the highways of Nepal. Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha, has different attraction sites which we will be visiting today. We will visit the Mayadevi Temple, Sacred Pond Pushkarini, Ashoka Pillar along with different monasteries. We will do some meditation and visit the local areas. Overnight at hotel in Lumbini.
Day 05Lumbini to Pokhara via Tansen. Bike ride today is full of scenic views. We will ride across gorges, and get the glimpses of some of the highest peaks in the world. Starting from Lumbini, we will ride to Tansen. Tansen is an old authentic Nepali town, rich in culture and handicrafts, especially famous for the ‘Nepali Dhaka Topi’ (cap). There are blacksmiths making ‘Karuwa’, a kind of vessel to drink water along with other Nepali items and handicrafts.
We will leave Tansen after lunch and ride to Pokhara, the majestic lake city. It is the beautiful lake capital of Nepal. We will roam around the lakeside and enjoy the evening. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 06Pokhara to Tatopani (105km). We pick up our bikes in the morning and set off on an uphill ride to the village of Sarangkot for a beautiful mountain view of the world’s 10th highest peak, the Annapurna range. We will later cross Nepal’s longest suspension bridge to arrive at the village of Tatopani. We will stay there for the night at the famous hot springs of Tatopani. Overnight at Tea House.
Day 07Tatopani to Muktinath (3800m) via Marpha 2680m. Climb up through the world’s highest gorge which is over 8000 meters deep. We will experience the amazing and chilling Himalayas along the way. We will be able to see the longest ‘mani’ wall in the country. After lunch, we will get down the village and again climb up the hill to arrive at the holy place of Muktinath. Muktinath is a popular temple among the Hindu and Buddhist communities around the globe. Overnight at Tea House.
Day 08Exploration Day. Today, we will get up early in the morning and climb up to the temple of Muktinath to run through the 108 water taps. It is believed that we wash our sins and be religious enough to pray for wellness and prosperity in the Temple of Muktinath. After visiting the temple, we will have our breakfast and visit the Jharkot Monastery. Great views of the Dhaulagiri and other snowy peaks can be seen from the temple of Muktinath. Overnight at Tea house.
Day 09Muktinath to Tatopani (1210m). We ride along on a downhill track descending towards the village of Marpha, a village famous for its apples. We will taste some Marpha and a range of apple products. Then, we will make our way to the Thakali village of Tukuche. Again, a downhill ride through jeep trails will take us to the hot steam village of Tatopani. A fabulous place to relax our mind and body. Overnight at tea house.
Day 10Tatopani to Pokhara. After breakfast, 30 minutes ride to arrive at the village of Beni. We will ride along the windy road through green lush valleys to arrive at the lake city of Pokhara. If time permits, we will ride to the World Peace Pagoda for the sunset overlooking the beautiful valley of Pokhara. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11Pokhara to Kathmandu. We will ride back to the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu on a comfortable ride along the highways and get back to the hotel in Kathmandu. Our team will host a farewell Nepali cuisine dinner along with Nepali cultural dances.
Day 12Departure Our representatives will drop you at the airport as per your flight timings and bid you adios, concluding the trip.
Trip insurance is important documents. Touch Kailash Travels and tours do not need your insurance policy for permit and visa confirmation. it is only for your secure and immergency. make sure your insurance cover travelling up to 5600 miter altitude and cover Emmergency rescue and Medical bills.
Oxygen level is less at higher altitudes. The inclement weather and high altitude induces certain illness generally not encountered over the plains. Headache, nausea, lassitude, lethargy, breathlessness, general uneasiness [malaise], high irritability, light loss of balance, disorientation, incoherence and insomnia are a few. It is common to all irrespective of the age, sex and physical fitness. Gradual acclimatization is the best answer. Tranquilizers, sleeping dose and strong anti-biotic must be avoided. Some of symptoms indicate that the body mechanism is readjusting to new environments. The best idea is deliberately slow down all the activities and follows the following rules:
You are advised to own a small waist pouch or document bag to manage the following documents properly;
Note: Touch Kailash Travel provide you big bag and small day carry bag for Yatra
Note: Down Jackets and Sleeping bags will be provided on returnable basis at Kathmandu for the Yatra
PERSONAL & GENERAL ITEMS TO MAKE YOUR JOURNEY ENJOYABLE
FIRST AID KIT – ALSO INCLUDE
Minimal Bike Riding experience is enough to make this biking tour memorable and successful.
Trip Duration: 14 Days | Max Altitude: 3800
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