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Kathmandu – Chitwan National Park & Pokhara

(Suitable for families)
This trip gives you the opportunity to experience Nepal’s diversity in one of the most rewarding ways, by bike. Starting from Kathmandu we head into the Mahabarat mountains where you can experience the best Himalayan views in Nepal, from Dhaulagiri in the west to Everest in the in the East. From here, we bike down into the terai, close to the border of India where you will visit small thatched villages and experience the ancient farming traditions. Once in the terai, we visit the Chitwan National Park, one of Asia’s finest wildlife parks, where you can go on elephant safari in search of rhino and tiger, or take to the river in a dugout canoe. Refreshed from the comforts of our lodge we return to the mountains, cycling towards the mighty panorama of the Annapurna range and the sacred peak of Macchapuchhare (Fish Tail).

Arriving in Pokhara, we have some time to relax by the lake or to experience some trekking before biking the ‘Royal Trek’ and returning to Kathmandu by the scenic mountain flight. The Valley is the historic centre of Nepal, the place where kingdoms rose and fell, palaces and temples were built and rebuilt and Nepalese art and culture were developed and refined. The combination of some superb dirt tracks and more relaxing road sections, and the abundance of temples, monasteries and palaces, makes this both an exhilarating and fascinating place to cycle and indeed to end one of the most varied biking trips you could wish for.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1: Kathmandu – sightseeing
Day 2: Cycle to Godavari
Day 3: Cycle  to Dakchhinkali
Day 4: Cycle to Daman
Day 5: Cycle to Hetauda
Day 6: Cycle to Sauraha
Day 7: Sauraha (Chitwan National Park activities)
Day 8: Cycle to Lumbini
Day 9: Cycle to Tansen
Day 10: Cycle to Pokhara
Day11: Pokhara – rest day
Day 12: Trek & 
cycle the ‘Royal trek’ & near Pokhara
Day 13: Fly to Kathmandu
Day 14: Kathmandu
Group size: max 12


Trip Dates

Start: Kathmandu     End: Kathmandu


Other dates available on request
(this trip is suitable for families)


Trip Pricing

Deposit: USD$500 (payable at the time of booking)
A further full payment is due 60 days before departure Priced from USD 2,390 to USD2,590.00 (depending on numbers in the group)
Single supplement: USD$120.00
Bike Hire: USD$160.00


Price Includes:

  • Experienced English speaking local cycling guide
  • Flight from Pokhara -to Kathmandu inlcuding transfers and departure taxes
  • Chitwan Safari
  • Safari activities to choose from; Elephant Safari,Cultural entertainment,Dugout Canoe ride, Village tour, Bare back ride to bathe with the Elephants, & and jeep Safari( if available) nature walk
  • Some trekking
  • Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu including entrance fees (value of USD$40.00)
  • Cultural dinner with local entertainment (value of USD$30.00)
  • Transfer of luggage when cycling
  • Trekking Adventures T-Shirt (value of USD$75.00)
  • Hotel & Guesthouse accommodation on twin shared basis
  • Full board while cycling
  • Special National park permits & Tims Certificate

 

 

Vote with your feet and come walk with me.

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Trip Photos

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Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Annapurna range from hotel rooftop - Pokhara
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Machhapunchhre from Pokhara hotel rooftop
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Beautiful lowland cycling
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Chitwan
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - One Horned Rhino - Chitwan
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Dugout canoe ride at sunset
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - sharing the road with buffalo
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Enjoying the view
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Local roads
Trekking Adventures | Nepal Trekking | Worldwide Treks - Curious local children