Are you an avid biker? Are you the type of person who wants to travel the world riding your bike? If you are then you are in the right place. We have come up with this unique Biking around Annapurna package especially for people like you. With this package, we want to provide the thrill and adrenaline rush of Nepal's Annapurna Region while riding a bike.
Annapurna Circuit is one of the most popular trekking routes in Nepal with thousands of people from all over the world coming to Nepal just to trek there. However, throughout the years, the route has become quite normal and stereotypical. So, to bring back the spark and excitement back in the Annapurna region, our experts designed this Biking around Annapurna package.
As you arrive in Nepal, you will spend the night in Kathmandu and the next day, you will head towards Besisahar. After staying overnight in Besisahar, your biking journey begins the very next day, your very first destination being Chame. For the following few days, you will ride to different popular locations of the Annapurna region like Manang, Thorong Phedi, Muktinath, and even ride higher to Tatopani. Moreover, while you enjoy the pulsation in your legs after riding for hours every day, you will also get mesmerized by the gorgeous scenery of the Annapurna region including the soaring mountains, the forests and much more. You will also feel refreshed after tasting the popular juicy apples of the Mustang region and other apple products like wine and apple pie. On the other hand, all your fatigue from biking for hours will vanish as you take a dip in the natural hot springs of Tatopani. This 14-days guided biking trip is indeed very unique and perfect for an adventure junkie or even a nature lover. However, this is quite a strenuous trip, so you will need to be fit for this journey.
Despite the toughness and hard work, the Biking around Annapurna trip is totally worth it. So, what are you waiting for? Hurry up and book this trip for yourself and ride into the wilderness of Nepal's infamous Annapurna Region.
You will be welcomed by a Great Nepal Representative at the airport. From there, you will be transferred to the hotel. Freshen up and meet the representatives once again to get the brief about the trekking itinerary. In your free time, you can stroll around the capital city of Kathmandu. Overnight in a hotel in Kathmandu.
After early morning breakfast at your hotel, you will drive to Changu Narayan Temple and ready for Cycling from Changu Narayan to Nagarkot. The road passes through the twists and turns of the Changu Narayan village. A short break admiring the flora and fauna along with some refreshments will be a good. After riding another for few kilometers of a steep hill, you reach Telkot and after few hours you reach to Nagarkot, lunch and then from here, ride to Bhaktapur.
Drive to Besisahar (175km/5 hours)
Ride from Besisahar to Tal (1700m/5578 ft-38kms)
Ride from Tal to Chame (2710m/8,891ft-26kms)
Ride from Chame to Manang (3500m/11,482ft-29.7kms)
It a day to get some rest. Familiarize with the altitude where you are and be prepared for the next day's long ride. So, today you will be just doing a short hike. You will get plenty of time to explore the Manang Valley and Gangapurna lake. Overnight in a tea house in Manang.
Ride from Manang to Thorang Phedi (4420m/14501ft-19kms)
Ride from Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3800/12,467ft) via Thorong La Pass (5416m/17764ft-23kms)
Ride from Muktinath to Tukuche (2590m/8498ft-33kms)
Ride from Tukuche to Tatopani (1190m/3905ft-40kms)
Ride from Tatopani to Beni (899m2945ft-25kms) drive to Pokhara (100kms/4hrs)
Today, you will return to the Kathmandu Valley by a tourist bus. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be guided back to your hotel. Freshen up and stroll around the Kathmandu Valley for souvenirs. Later, in the evening, enjoy a farewell dinner at a Nepalese Restaurant. Overnight in a hotel in Kathmandu.
Your Trip to Nepal ends. A Great Nepal representative will guide you to the airport some 3 hours before the flight. Have a safe journey ahead.
You will be staying in 3 star hotels (as mentioned in itinerary) while you are in Kathmandu and Pokhara. While visiting the rural areas, especially high altitudes, you will be staying in teahouses. It is important to note that teahouses are small lodges run by locals and are a very popular type of accommodation in high altitudes and rural areas. They tend to be quite on the cheaper side and only offer limited services.It is important to be open-minded and not expect all the services you get in city areas. The rooms are typically small with twin beds, clean blanket, pillow and bed sheet. Normally people tend to carry their own sleeping bags for sanitary reasons. The only area, that is usually heated is the dining area, so be ready to face some cold night. Toilets in teahouses are typical squat-style and are very small but clean. Likewise, hot water is not available, but you can easily get some for a small fee. If you have any other questions related to accommodation, food, and other details during your visit to Nepal, you can always contact our operators who are available 24X7 at your service.