Kathmandu Valley Rim Biking – 13 Days

The Kathmandu valley offers some awesome mountain biking trails. We go along little-utilized earth streets far from the hurrying around of the city. Just a short bicycle ride away lies a delightful universe of lush inclines, little towns, shrouded sanctuaries and the perspectives which incorporate the greater part of the foremost pinnacles of the Nepal Himalaya

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  • Country
    Nepal  
  • Duration
    13 Days  
  • Level
     
  • Altitude
    2,175 m /7134 ft  
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  • Ends
     
  • Activity
    Mountain Biking  

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About Kathmandu Valley Rim Biking – 13 Days

The Kathmandu valley offers some awesome mountain biking trails. We go along little-utilized earth streets far from the hurrying around of the city. Just a short bicycle ride away lies a delightful universe of lush inclines, little towns, shrouded sanctuaries and the perspectives which incorporate the greater part of the foremost pinnacles of the Nepal Himalaya – from Makalu to the Annapurnas giving some incredible, simple to semi – specialized single track riding along old jeep streets. All through the outing, we will encounter the majority of the sights, sounds, tastes and notices that make up life in Nepal's 'Center Slopes'. We will visit the notable urban communities of Basantapur, Bhaktapur and Patan; slope resort of Nagarkot with its dawn perspective of the whole Nepal Himalaya and the sanctuaries; religious communities and beautiful towns concealed in the backwoods en route. We are so near the tumult of Kathmandu, yet so distant the beaten visitor trail. 

This is a fun however difficult outing, appropriate for those with some rough terrain biking background, since several trails are specialized. There are likewise some long ascensions remunerated by significantly greater plunges. With the mornings spent cycling over an ocean of mists, it would not be a distortion to call this a paradise for all levels of mountain bikers!

Short Itinerary

  • Day 01– Land in Kathmandu, Nepal (1,345 m). Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 02– Pre-trip meeting and ride from Kathmandu to Kakani (2,100 m). Overnight at Guesthouse.

  • Day 03-Ride from Kakani to Budanilkantha (1,630 m). Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 04– Ride from Budanilkantha to Nagarkot (2,175 m). Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 05– Rest day at Nagarkot. Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 06– Ride from Nagarkot to Palanchowk (820 m). Overnight at Guesthouse.

  • Day 07– Ride from Palanchowk to Dhulikhel (1,600 m). Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 08– Ride from Dhulikhel to Balthali (1,445 m). Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 09– Ride from Balthali to Suryabinayak (1,360 m), by means of Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Overnight at Guesthouse.

  • Day 10– Ride from Suryavinayak to Godavari (1,545 m). Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 11– Ride from Godavari to Kathmandu (1,345 m), by means of Patan Durbar Square. Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 12– Touring in Kathmandu (on a private vacationer vehicle). Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 13– Last takeoff from Nepal.

Trip Details

  • Day 01- Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1,345 m).

    Our air terminal delegate will get you at Tribhuvan Universal air terminal, Kathmandu and s/he will show an Eminence Himalayan Club billboard outside the air terminal. You will be then exchanged to your particular lodging in our private vacationer vehicle.
    Overnight at Inn. No dinners included

  • Day 02 - Pre-trip meeting and ride from Kathmandu to Kakani (2,100 m)

    At around 8:00 am, we have a pre-trip meeting at your inn in Kathmandu and present your pioneer/direct. If it's not too much trouble look for this chance to make inquiries about the outing. This incorporates a last instructions and arrangements for the excursion. For the gathering, please ensure you bring your passport, two duplicates of international ID estimate photographs, and a discernable duplicate of your movement protection approach. Amid this gathering, please clear the due adjust, assuming any, and sign the legitimately restricting trek shape and also the non-obligation disclaimer. If it's not too much trouble advise us ahead of time on the off chance that you will arrive late and in this manner can't go to the pre-trip meeting.
    After the gathering, we set up our gear and backpack and at that point ride off to Kakani. We head through the clamoring back boulevards of Thamel and on to great wide undulating jeep tracks close by the Nagarjun woods. Your endeavors are remunerated by awesome mountain sees. In transit, taste the delectable trout angle cultivated locally – which gives the course the name "Trout Expressway". We bicycle for the most part tough to Kakani, which is at 2,100m height. Once in our goal, we appreciate the dazzling perspectives of Ganesh and Langtang mountains and the valley of Likhu Khola 1,000 m beneath.
    Overnight at a guesthouse. Breakfast Included

  • Day 03 - Ride from Kakani to Budanilkantha (1,630 m)

    Take off on outstanding amongst other single tracks in the valley down towards the Budhanilkantha Sanctuary (Resting Vishnu), going through the Shivapuri National Stop. Budhanilkantha is an astounding fifth century statue of the Master Vishnu, leaning back on the curl of mammoth lord winds amidst little lake. Your endeavors are remunerated by breathtaking all encompassing mountain perspectives of Ganesh and Langtang Himal in transit. Besides, the inn you'll be remaining at in Budhanilkantha is genuine resort built up in a country setting with socially rich and normally flawless condition whose garden harbors almost 75 types of winged animals and 2,000 blooming trees and bushes.
    Overnight at a lodging. Breakfast Included

  • Day 4- Ride from Budanilkantha to Nagarkot (2,175 m)

    Today we take off towards Boudhanath, the biggest Buddhist stupa in Nepal. (We won't do touring here today as we'll return for additional on the second-to-a day ago.) After the landing area past Boudhanath, we take in clearer perspectives of Kathmandu. We proceed with ride to the Sankhu town and we stop here for lunch and investigate this old town. From here we cycle along a jeep track street to wind our way up with a two-hour move to Nagarkot – a standout amongst the most surely understood slope stations of the nation. The perspectives of the Himalayan mountain extend from Nagarkot, particularly from the Pinnacle, more than repay this burdensome climb. On a sunny morning, even Mt. Everest can be seen! We remain in Nagarkot at a guesthouse from where we can appreciate the dusk.
    Overnight at a lodging. Breakfast Included

  • Day 05 - Rest day at Nagarkot

    We set aside opportunity to investigate the various biking trails around Nagarkot, or simply take some rest and appreciate the charming environment at Nagarkot. You may likewise wish to visit Changu Narayan, a socially rich sanctuary not a long way from here. The sanctuary complex incorporates one of the most seasoned Hindu sanctuaries in the Kathmandu valley and has mind boggling statues and stone tablets portraying antiquated Hindu legends. From here you can likewise appreciate great perspectives of the valley and encompassing slopes.
    Overnight at a lodging. Breakfast Included

  • Day 06 - Ride from Nagarkot to Palanchowk (820 m)

    We will head down slope on a blend of single and jeep tracks. We drop through terraced paddy fields and little cultivating towns. We kill to Phalanchowk and rise 9km on a cleared street (there is dependably a help vehicle). You'll visit the Bhagawati Sanctuary, which houses a standout amongst the most delightful and worshiped Bagawati goddess' pictures in Nepal. The dazzling picture is cut of dark stone and adorned in gems. From your ridge vantage point, you'll have a dynamite perspective of the Himalaya and the encompassing valleys.
    Overnight at a guesthouse. Breakfast Included

  • Day 07 - Ride from Palanchowk to Dhulikhel (1,600 m)

    Following an awesome night at Palanchowk, we begin the day with a rough terrain drop. This extend is specialized however there is a simpler choice further west, which converges with a similar trail. We cross the primary street and proceed 20km tough to Dhulikhel and our inn for the night. We eat here and for the individuals who haven't had enough rides, toward the evening to investigate the nearby trails or the all around protected town.
    Overnight at an inn. Breakfast Included

  • Day 08 - Ride from Dhulikhel to Balthali (1,445 m)

    From Dhulikhel, we ride on the level for the most part cleared course to Balthali. The customary town with antiquated design of the houses and incalculable sanctuaries welcome us. This certainly considers an extraordinary spot for touring. The greenery and the ranches make our ride extremely lovely. The town of Balthali is concealed behind the woodland of Panauti and is considered as a normally and socially rich goal. The comfortable inn you'll be at sports an elevated perspective of green porch field, enormous encompassing slopes and swoon dashes of the Himalayas toward the north.
    Overnight at a lodging. Breakfast Included

  • Day 09 - Ride from Balthali to Suryabinayak (1,360 m) via Bhaktapur Durbar Square

    We slide on the blended jeep tracks and cleared street to Panauti, another antiquated town, at that point ride down to Bhaktapur. Recorded as an UNESCO world legacy site, Bhaktapur Durbar Square is an accumulation of pagoda and shikhara style sanctuaries gathered around a fifty-five window castle of block and wood. The principle attractions incorporate the Lion entryway, the Brilliant door, the Royal residence of fifty-five windows, workmanship displays, and the statue of Ruler Bhupatindra Malla. You get the chance to encounter the way of life of Nepal at its finest in Bhaktapur and furthermore the amazing "Jujudhau," privately made yogurt. Subsequent to touring here, we make a beeline for the neighboring Suryabinayak town.
    Overnight at a guesthouse. Breakfast Included

  • Day 10 - Ride from Suryavinayak to Godavari (1,545 m)

    Deserting Bhaktapur we head towards northwest on jeep tracks and single tracks, passing paddy fields along the exquisite and peaceful woods of Phulchowki on our approach to Godavari. The Godavari Professional flowerbed has an extensive variety of fascinating and indigenous plants in its celebrated greenhouses. It has been of prime significance for logical research and observation and is mainstream among both local people and visitors due to its satisfying scene encompassed by evergreen common woodland. You can feel a feeling of quietness and refreshment in Godvari, which additionally has multitudinous climbing spots, including Phulchowki slope – the most noteworthy point in the Kathmandu valley.
    Overnight at an inn. Breakfast Included

  • Day 11 - Ride from Godavari to Kathmandu (1,345 m), via Patan Durbar Square

    We invest energy investigating some energizing trails close Godavari then onto magnificent rough terrain trails near Kathmandu, a wonderful conclusion to our exciting biking session! In transit, we will visit the Patan Durbar Square, which is a charming mix of royal residence structures, masterful patios and agile pagoda sanctuaries. The previous regal royal residence complex is the focal point of Patan's religious and social life and houses an exhibition hall containing a variety of bronze statues and religious items. One momentous landmark here is a seventeenth century sanctuary committed to the Hindu god Krishna, constructed totally of stone. We come back to the rushing about of Thamel on landing area streets and praise our fulfillment of this compensating trip.
    Overnight at an inn. Breakfast Included

  • Day 12 - Sightseeing in Kathmandu (on a private vehicle)

    Your touring trek will begin at around 7:00 am after a generous breakfast. You will have a private vehicle and an expert visit control available to you. We visit Boudhanath Stupa, one of the greatest Buddhist places of worship on the planet, where we watch Buddhist priests supplicating in the religious communities encompassing the stupa. After Boudhanath Stupa we visit Pashupatinath, the most well known Hindu sanctuary in the nation, situated on the banks of the sacred Bagmati Waterway. Here we see Hindu blessed men (sadhus) pondering, pioneers washing and sometimes memorial service fires consuming on the ghats. We at that point head towards Swayambhunath – likewise called the Monkey Sanctuary – a Buddhist stupa roosted on a hillock on the western side. You get a heavenly perspective of the valley from here.
    At night, have an unwinding walk and a very late shopping binge in Thamel and Basantapur. We have a goodbye supper in a commonplace Nepali-style eatery with social exhibitions (moving and singing with outfits) today around evening time to praise our diligent work and accomplishment in the biking trip.
    You have the alternative to stretch out your excursion to proceed onto Chitwan wilderness safari, Pokhara touring, trekking, boating and bungee, Kathmandu valley shopping visit, picturesque Everest flight, and different exercises.
    Overnight at a lodging. Breakfast and Goodbye Supper Included

  • Day 13 - Final departure from Nepal

    The outing closes – our air terminal delegate will drop you at Kathmandu's Tribhuvan Global Airplane terminal for your flight takeoff from Nepal.
    Breakfast Included

Our Cost Includes

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop off service by private tourist vehicle.

  • Twin sharing accommodation in a two or three star hotel in Kathmandu, breakfast included.

  • Twin sharing accommodation in a two or three star hotel in Nagarkot, breakfast included.

  • Twin sharing accommodation in a two or three star hotel in Budhanilkantha, Dhulikhel, Balthali and Godavari, breakfast included. (4 nights in total)

  • Twin sharing tourist standard guesthouse accommodation in Kakani, Palanchowk and Suryabinayak, breakfast included (3 nights in total)

  • A farewell dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant with some cultural dance program.

  • All ground transportation by tourist car / van / minibus, depending on the group size.

  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu on a private vehicle, including monument entry fees.

  • Glory Himalayan Club’s licensed English-speaking mountain biking guide(s). The number of guides and assistant guides is dictated by the group size.

  • Mountain bike for the number of days riding. The brands include Cube, Trek and Giant hardtail or full-suspension bikes, depending on your choice.

  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for our field staff.

  • Free Glory Himalayan Club duffel/kit bag, sunhat and t-shirt (yours to keep).

  • All government taxes and official expenses.

Our Does Not Cost Includes

  • International airfare and airport departure tax. (See the international flights page)

  • Your travel insurance (mandatory for the trip; should cover helicopter rescue charges). (See the travel insurance page)

  • Nepal entry visa – you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 15 days can be obtained by paying US $ 25 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 30 days and 90 days can be obtained by paying US $40 and $ 100 respectively. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos).

  • Lunch and dinner for entire trip– about USD 15 to 20 per person per day.

  • All items of personal nature like drinks, laundry etc.

  • Biking attire and other personal gears.

  • Tips for biking staff and driver. (Tipping is expected)

  • Others expenses not mentioned in the Price Includes section.

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Total Duration 13 Days

The Kathmandu valley offers some awesome mountain biking trails. We go along little-utilized earth streets far from the hurrying around of the city. Just a short bicycle ride away lies a delightful universe of lush inclines, little towns, shrouded sanctuaries and the perspectives which incorporate the greater part of the foremost pinnacles of the Nepal Himalaya

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