Nepal offers a
challenging and pleasant scenic ride from the tropical
plains of terai, mid-hills, mountainous terrain and its
lush valleys to the arctic climate of the high alpine
region. The only way to discover these hidden treasures
and its warm ever-smiling people is on mountain bikes.
Mountain biking is a great fun and a perfect way to
discover Nepal's great diverse landscape, of tremendous
terrain, tracks and trails. Where mountain bike takes
you away from the hustle bustle of the city-town life
into serene country life, on a hidden trail rarely
visited area of local villages, its traditional rural
life style that has preserved for centuries.
Around the Kathmandu valley the options for mountain
biking are endless. You can challenge yourself on long,
hilly rides out on the valley rim or just explore the
many temples and Newari villages in the lower valley. Or
for the less energetic you can have a strictly down hill
Exploring the area on a bike is a fantastic way to
experience the local culture and way of life. It allows
you to get off the beaten track and explore rural
farming areas, National parks and Hill Stations. For
long trips there are plenty of guest house scattered
around the valley rim, so you can travel easily. You
donít have to bring your own bike; good quality front
suspension mountain bikes can easily be hired from
Kathmandu or Pokhara.
For the adrenaline seeker there is some really good down
hill routes on offer around Kathmandu and Pohkara as
well as a newly opened up heritage trail in Langtang to
challenge your technical abilities. For the serious
rider, there are also mountain bike races throughout the
year that are open to foreigners. Please contact us for
detail and information. we
can tailor any mountain biking trip to suit your needs.
Here is a taste of some excellent tours for your Trip.