Are you an adventure enthusiast looking for a thrilling experience in Nepal? Look no further than the “Kathmandu Valley Rim Mountain Biking” tour! This exciting and challenging adventure takes you through the beautiful hills and traditional rural villages surrounding the Kathmandu valley.
Starting from Sundarijal, you will cycle through terraced farmlands, emerald hills, and pristine forests of rhododendron and pine. You will also visit sculptured temples and Gompas, including the artistic temples of Basantapur, Bhaktapur, and Patan.
The highlight of the tour is the hill station of Nagarkot, offering breathtaking views of the majestic mountain range from Gauri Shankar to Annapurna, including Mount Everest. You will also visit the famous Namobuddha monastery, the golden farmland of the historical city of Panauti, and the Royal Botanical Garden in Godavari.
With mixed single tracks, jeep tracks, and country roads, this adventure is quite challenging and requires off-road biking experience. However, the reward is worth it as you experience the real rural villages of Nepal and the rich culture of the Nepali people.
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Kathmandu Valley Rim Mountain Biking is an idyllic and relaxing way to experience the real rural villages of Nepal, far from the hustle and bustle of busy Kathmandu city. The Kathmandu valley rim encompasses the beautiful hills that are home to rhododendron and pine forests, as well as traditional Nepali villages that surround the valley. This Kathmandu Valley rim mountain biking tour takes you through terraced farmlands, emerald hills, pristine rhododendron and pine forests, traditional villages, sculptured temples, Gompas, and much more.
This mountain biking tour takes you to some of the famous historical cities such as Basantapur, Bhaktapur, and Patan, which are filled with artistic temples made up of stone and wooden sculptures. The hill station of Nagarkot, located at the southeast rim of the Kathmandu valley, is one of the most famous mountains and sunrise viewpoints near Kathmandu. This popular hill station offers spectacular views of majestic mountains such as Annapurna, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal range, Gauri Shankar Himal, and even Mount Everest.
The Kathmandu Valley Rim Mountain Biking tour starts from Sundarijal, where we begin cycling uphill through the rhododendron forest and passing small farmlands until we reach the jeep track. We then cycle uphill and take a rest at a tea house before continuing towards Chisapani, where we enter the Helambu region. From here, we cycle up to Nagarkot, which offers breathtaking views of the spectacular mountain range ranging from Gauri Shankar to Annapurna. After observing the beautiful and inspiring scenery of mountains and sunrise, we then cycle some remarkable up and downhill terrain to reach the famous Namobuddha monastery.
You will also have the opportunity to visit the golden farmland of the historical city of Panauti, where you can explore traditional Newari villages and learn about the real lifestyle of rural Nepali people and their rich culture. We then continue cycling towards Godavari hill via one of the passes to enter Kathmandu valley called Lakure bhanjyang. In Godavari, you can visit the Royal Botanical Garden. From Godavari, we cycle back to Kathmandu via Hattibaan and visit the famous Hindu temple of Dakshinkali en route.
This mountain biking tour is an exciting and challenging trip that takes you through mixed single tracks, jeep tracks, and some country roads. Since the route is quite demanding and technical, it requires off-road biking experience.