When it comes to travelling in Nepal, the first thing that pops in anyone’s head would be mountain climbing, probably because Nepal is popular as ‘the home of Himalayas’, or for cultural study, as Nepal’s 10 heritages are enlisted in the World Heritage Sites list by UNESCO. When tourists return to their homeland, they find themselves loaded with the memories of Rafting, Rock climbing, Paragliding, mountain biking tours, and many more that they involve themselves in during their two or three days long stay in Nepal. Without a doubt, Nepal will introduce you to travel freaks, nomads, peripatetic persons, riders, and other surprising personalities that you may not have met yet.
Have you heard about mountain biking tours in Nepal or any bike race held in Nepal? Trust me, Nepal will take you through the journey of unbelievable secrets of nature and uncover the beautiful magic it has within. Mountain Biking tours in Nepal will introduce you to daunting altitudes and beautiful day trips.
Mountain Biking tours in Nepal are growing as fast as rolling seasons. On Saturdays, you can find people with fancy pants riding flashy bikes. In the summer season, you can see school kids riding like pros through the woods. There are perfect trails for mountain biking in Nepal. The paths are the best fit for even beginners who are thinking of discovering the call of nature. You can choose enervating rides, multi-day rides or other kinds of rides that involve local people. You will discover unknown pathways because Nepal has numerous crisscrossed walking trails where you will be overwhelmed with ancient roadways.
Chobar To Champa Devi Biking Tour
Chobar is 5 km away from the south of Kathmandu. It takes only fifteen minutes of biking from Ring Road at Dhobighat to reach this place. Chobar is famous for its Chobar Gorge. It is believed that Manjushri, a Buddhist deity, cut off a mountain with a sword. Some call Manjushri an incarnation of Saraswati. The cut was performed in one shot with her lightning sword. You will get to hear the story from locals during the trip. You can also find Jai Vinayak temple, which was damaged by the Earthquake in 2015. You will enjoy the views of majestic flowing waters, gorges, and that of pariah kites from the temple’s riverside.
During Chobar to Champa Devi biking tour, the road is long and silent. The only thing to be aware of is the big trucks that frequently pass by. So, if you think that you have a couple of riders beside you and that you can ride covering the whole road, well, think again. Stay away from monstrous vehicles. After fifteen minutes of biking from Chobar to Khare Bazaar, you should ride to the right side that will lead you to the way to Bansbari. Then, take a two or two and a half hour trek from Bansbari. However, the time is determined by your walking speed. The trek will guide you to reach Champa Devi. You can see mountain ranges and the whole valley from Champa Devi. The mountain biking tours option will take you through the ups and downs of the hill, which is tiresome.
Thimi To Kodari Biking Tour
Thimi is also known as Madhyapur Thim. It lies between Kathmandu, Lalitpur, and Bhaktapur. It occupies an area of 11.47 square kilometers. Thimi road is a part of Arniko Highway that makes riding fun. The highway links Kathmandu and Lhasa. It takes around four days to reach the border between Nepal and Tibet. In work hours, the road faces traffic jams while in holidays the streets and roads are less crowded. Speed bike riding can even cause an accident to occur during work hours.
In the chilly morning, you can see even foreigners riding bicycles on the road. There is no specific season to see them ride; it’s common throughout the year. When you reach Sanga, you will find fewer vehicles and the roads direct you slowly to the village. You will be amazed to ride through the woods enjoying the chirping of birds, squirrels jumping around, and lots more pleasing nature’s gifts. Sanga has Kailashnath Mahadev Statue which is considered to be the world’s tallest Shiva statue. You can choose to stay at Dhulikhel, Barhabise or Tatopani during the Thimi to Kodari biking tour.
The composure of green lands, snow-capped mountains will make you stop the ride and enjoy nature’s beauty for a while. During your ride to Dhulikhel, you will see different snow-covered mountains such as Langtang Lirung, Dorge Lakpa, Gauri Shankar, Numbur and Melungtse. You will pass through several villages and experience remote life during this mountain biking tours experience.
Bhaktapur To Changunarayan Biking Tour
Bhaktapur is famous for its cultures and traditions, Newari cuisine, and Shikhara and Pagoda style temples. Changu Narayan bike tour adds adventures to the old temples viewing experience. After you reach Nagarkot, you should turn left off the road which leads you to Changu Narayan. Many people go to Nagarkot to watch the sunrise.
The atmosphere that surrounds you during Bhaktapur to Changunarayan Biking Tour is found to be peaceful. You can see panoramic views with several mountains. Then, you can ride to Telkot. It has less traffic in comparison to other parts of the highway. After the small uphill ride, you will finally reach Changu Narayan. Bhaktapur to Changu Narayan is a 15 to 20 min ride. The hike to Nagarkot from Changu Narayan is about five hours long. It has some of the specimens of stone, metal, etc. The temple carries the significance of history, culture and religion. This mountain biking tours phenomenon will give you an enthralling experience.
Kathmandu To Nagarkot Biking Tour
Kathmandu to Nagarkot biking is one of the most popular tour options among riders. It is especially suggested to the cyclists enthusiasts. The distance between Kathmandu and Nagarkot is 30 km. During your ride from Budhanilkantha to Shivapuri National park, you will get to see the entire Kathmandu valley. Nagarkot is popular for sunrise. So, get yourself ready for a bike ride and stay in Nagarkot overnight. The paved uphills are rough. If you get tired, stop your bike for a while and enjoy mountain views. Through the Kathmandu To Nagarkot Biking Tour, you will observe remote areas too.
Expect Nepali greeting ‘Namaste’ from locals and small children. You will see children running behind you with a big smile. Nagarkot is popular for sunrise. So, get yourself ready for a bike ride and stay in Nagarkot overnight. The paved uphills are rough. If you get tired, stop your bike for a while and enjoy the sights of the mountains. There are so many bike routes to choose from for this mountain biking tours alternative. You can choose to ride through Boudha, Sankhu, Bhaktapur and Changu Narayan.
Ganesh Himal Mountain Biking Tour
Ganesh Himal Mountain Bike tour will take you to least explored areas. It will take you to the banks of Trishuli river. You will get to experience numerous adventurous things on the way. You will be spellbound by the beauty of Ganesh Himal and the sparks that it radiates. The trails cover canyons, numerous lakes and streams. Their beauty will totally amazed you. You will be overwhelmed by the humble appreciation of people and get to experience different cultures.
It is one of the most isolated trails in Nepal. You will enjoy incredible views of Ganesh Mountain ranges and marvelous peaks, rolling hills, typical lifestyles and cuisines of Nepalese people. It has an exhilarating downhills. This mountain biking tours journey ends at Dhading. You will see Langtang, Manaslu and Annapurna Himal.
Jomsom Trail Biking Tour
Jomsom is popular by the name ‘Windy City’, as high-velocity winds howl in the area during the afternoon. You can hike to the village of Marpha from Jomsom. It is very popular for apple farming. The best view of Marpha is from the monastery called Solmi. You will see Kali Gandaki flowing fearlessly hitting the small stones on the sides. Kali Gandaki is also considered as the deepest gorge in the world. The upper gorge is called Thak Khola. You will be served the best Thakali food during the journey. You will get to witness the making of apple brandy with the locals. It is super fun to explore the surrounding during Jomsom Trail Biking Tour.
This mountain biking tours will not be an ordinary bike ride. You will be introduced to the lifestyle of Jomsom and interact with locals often. It will take you through tons of adventures that you will love the most. It takes around 10 to 18 days. You have a choice of taking a full biking tour of the Annapurna circuit or the halfway bike ride. It is one of the most interesting downhill rides you will have in the Mustang region. You will enjoy razor ridge-top trails, holy lakes and many more as you travel through the fascinating land of Jomsom. You can also enjoy Paragliding, Zip flying, Bungee, Yoga and Meditation, Spa, and so on. The panoramic views of Annapurna make you speechless and attract you to be close to nature even more.
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