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Annapurna Bike Tour

ROUND ANNAPURNA BIKING TOUR

"Around Annapurna Bike tour is an ultimate biking experience in Nepal. Riding on a rocky terrain crossing high passes with close view of Himalayas will provide you excellent opportunity to experience fun & thrill. This tour itinerary will be suitable for those who have prior biking experience in a fair altitude with excellent physical fitness. Annapurna region is famous for the culture, lifestyle & tradition of the native people with mesmerizing natural beauty. The lower part of Annapurna region share hilly people tradition & lifestyle where as the upper part is dominated by the Tibetan culture with own identity and different lifestyle.


Group size: 1-12 people Max-Altitude: 5,554m/18,192ft
Country: Nepal Fitness level: Moderate
Arrival on: Kathmandu, Nepal Departure from: Kathmandu, Nepal
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and all
meals during the trip
Accomodation: Hotel accomodation in Kathmandu and teahouses
during the trip

Outline of Everest Basecamp Biking Itinerary

  • DAY 1: ARRIVE IN KATHMANDU / Arrive in Kathmandu. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is free. Overnight at Hotel
  • DAY 2: SIGHTSEEING TOUR / Commence on a full-day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan City, Pashupatinath temple & Boudhnath stupa. Overnight at Hotel.
  • DAY 3: EXCURSION TO NAGARKOT / Morning ride to Nagarkot visiting Bhakatpur city en-route. Rest of the day is free to explore nearby areas. Overnight at Hotel
  • DAY 4: RIDE BACK TO KATHMANDU. EN-ROUTE VISIT SAKHU VILLAGE / Morning, ride back to Kathmandu following dirt route till Sankhu. Sankhu is a small village located North of Kathmandu. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, check-in at hotel. (Total distances 35-40 Kms/650m descent). Overnight at Hotel (3450 M)
  • DAY 5: DRIVE KATHMANDU TO BESISAHAR / Morning board vehicle to drive to Besisahar. In Besisahar, we will start preparing for the tour. Overnight at Local Lodge
  • DAY 6: RIDE BESISAHAR – TAAL / Today ride to Taal from Besisahar. On first day will get gain some altitude riding on hilly terrain along the Marshyangdi river. First 25 Kms road is rideable however last section of 11 Kms is Push & carry. Upon arrival, check-in at lodge. (Rideable: 70% Altitude: 760m—1700m Distance: 37km). Overnight at Local Lodge
  • DAY 7: RIDE TAAL-CHAME / After breakfast, ride towards Chame passing Mani – Buddhist prayer stone in the middle of the path. Today's ride will give you opportunity to explore the local countryside view with farmers working on their field. Today most of the trail section is mixture of rideable & push. (Rideable: 33% Altitude: 1700m—2570m Distance: 21km). Overnight at Local Lodge (4300 M)
  • DAY 8: RIDE CHHAME, MANANG / Ride along river Pisang crossing two bridges at altitude of 2910m & 3030m. Further ride will bring us to Humde which is highest commercial airport in world. En-route also visit Braga village. Continue further ride to Manang. (Rideable: 75% Altitude: 2570m—3540m Distance: 33km) Overnight at Local Lodge
  • DAY 9: REST DAY / Today is free for acclimatization. For better adaptation you can probably take some short excursions on near-by areas. Overnight at Local Lodge (4740 M)
  • DAY 10: RIDE MANANG, THORUNG PHEDI / Today is one of the tough days that we have encounter on our ride till now. Due to altitude padding will be difficult as the trail climb uphill. In some places bikes need to push/carry especially on Landslide prone areas which will make the ride more exhausted. (Rideable: 68% Altitude: 3540m—4450m Distance: 22km) Overnight at Local Lodge
  • DAY 11: RIDE THORUNG PHEDI – KAGBENI CROSSING THORUNG-LA PASS / Today we will start early to cross Throung-La pass (5410m). It will be difficult day to cross pass at such altitude as most of the road till top of the pass will be 100% carry. It will take around 4 hrs to cross the pass. From top you will see incredible view of Mountain ranges. Descend after crossing Throung-La which will lead us to Kagbeni. If time permit then visit Muktinath temple. (Rideable: 93% Altitude: 5416m—2800m Distance: 22km). Overnight at Local Lodge
  • DAY 12: RIDE KAGBENI - TATOPANI / Descend to Tatopani – hot spring along wide, rocky and flat trail on rideable road. En-route visit Jomsom town, Marpha & Khopang. (Rideable 100%: Altitude 2800m - 800m: Distance 92km). Overnight at Local Lodge
  • DAY 13: RIDE TATOPANI – KANYA GHAT BENI & DRIVE TO POKHARA / The trail will be easy as we will ride on less rocky rideable road. Upon reaching Kanya Ghat Beni board a vehicle to drive to Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel
  • DAY 14: POKHARA / Day is free for optional activities. Overnight at Hotel
  • DAY 15: DRIVE POKHARA - KATHMANDU / Morning, drive to Kathmandu (200 Kms/6 hrs). Upon arrival, check-in at your hotel. Overnight at Hotel
  • DAY 16: DEPARTURE TRANSFER / Transfer to Kathmandu airport to connect outbound flight to your home country.