Biking Annapurna Circuit - 14 Days

Trip Cost
US$ 1675 (Per Person)

Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Duration: 14 Days
  • Trip Style: Hiking
  • Accomodation: Hotel + Lodge + Hotel
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle / Bus
  • Age requirement: 15-75
  • Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu, Pokhara and all meals during the trek
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Trip Highlights

Throng La Pass 5416 m high cross

· majestic high alpine landscape and dynasty view for mountain  and peaks

·  Muktinath is a Vishnu temple, sacred to both Hindus and Buddhists

· Famous hot springs of Tatopani

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.

To ride a mountain bike Annapurna Circuit is on the bucket list of many avid cyclists. We can Journey along one river valley and down another between some of the biggest mountains in the world while enjoying stunning sceneries and authentic highland villages, where we can experience the warm hospitality of the Nepalese people and enjoy delicious Nepali food.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01:Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
  • Day 02:Test drive in Kathmandu
  • Day 03:Kathmandu to Besisahar by vehicle (817m.)
  • Day 04:Besisahar to tal (1700 m) ride (38km)
  • Day 05:Tal to Chame (2670m) rade (23km)
  • Day 06:Chame to Manang(3351) ride (30km)
  • Day 07:acclimatization & Exploration in Manang
  • Day 08:Manang to Thorong Phedi (4450m) ride ( 19km)
  • Day 09:Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3802m) ride ( 22km)
  • Day 10:Muktunath to Tukuche(2590) ride (35 km)
  • Day 11:Tukuche to tatopani(1190) ride ( 37km)
  • Day 12:Tatopani to Pokhara ride ( 24 km)
  • Day 13:Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist Bus
  • Day 14:Departure

What's Includes:

  • 9 nights and 10 days of food and accommodation during trek (local lodge)
  • All airport transfers, including arrival and departure. Land transfer by private jeep as per the itinerary
  • Qualified mountain bike guide, porters( porter carry maximum 20 k.g and one porter between two person)
  • Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) fees
  • Annapurna Conservation permit (ACAP)
  • Three nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu at bed and breakfast, one night accommodation in Pokhara at bed and breakfast
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
  • Equipment & clothing for porter & staffs
  • Equipment (sleeping bag, first aid kit, oximeter etc.)
  • Insurance for all staff & porters.
  • Trekking achievement certificate
  • Adventure Himalayan T-shirt

What's Excludes:

  • Nepal visa - Multiple Entry 30 days - USD 40  (Details in Visa Page)
  • International flight & all domestic departure tax
  • Insurance for clients (i.e. helicopter evacuation, etc.)
  • Lunch & dinner during hotel stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Hot Shower and electronic charging fees at guest houses during the trek
  • Alcoholic drinks, candies, etc.
  • Extra accommodation and meals outside of itinerary
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Tips, any expenses incurred in emergency evacuation/road block due to any reason, table drinks, snacks while walking.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, the Adventure Himalayan representatives will pick you up and transfer you to the hotel. After refreshment, you will be briefed in short about your tour by our guide or tour leader. If you have any questions or doubts about your trip then they should be asked and clarified at this time. Overnight stay at hotel.
  • Day 02Test drive in KathmanduWe can warm-up ride to explore some of the best trails in the Kathmandu Valley. Test your bikes and gear to make sure that everything is ready for the journey ahead. Cover around 45km at a steady pace in 4 to 5 hours of riding, exploring the rural parts of the valley, cycling on single tracks and seeing some temples and Back to Hotel. we can final packing for the trip.
  • Day 03Kathmandu to Besisahar by vehicle (817m.)You will take a bus and drive to Besisahar or to Bhulbhule from Kathmandu. On the way we can see the lifestyle found in rural communities, which are surrounded by rivers and pastureland. Besisahar is a “sahar” which supply the daily requirements for the villagers near to it. You can find an average type of climate in Besisahar. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.
  • Day 04Besisahar to tal (1700 m) ride (38km)Leaving the ridge, we descend to the river towards Syange, a village along the banks of the river. There is a beautiful waterfall. Crossing the suspension bridge, we climb uphill for an hour and a half until we reach Jagat. There is a hot spring near Mashyandi River, about 15 minutes ride from the main village. There is also a temple for the goddess. The beautiful sceneries viewed from Jagat are Chipla and Jhitai villages, with high and steep slopes where magnificent, well-engineered terraced hillsides can be found. over night Lodge.
  • Day 05Tal to Chame (2670m) rade (23km) On the 5th day of our biking, we will move into Chame (2670m). In Chame, basically we will be surrounded by lush forests with massive mountains in our background. We will travel through a thick forest, enjoying the waterfalls on the way to our destination.
  • Day 06Chame to Manang(3351) ride (30km)The trail is uphill but becomes more rideable today as it widens into a jeep track. Forests give way to an arid, mountainous region. Enjoy great views of the Himalayas as you ride. It’s a good idea to take it steady to allow your body to acclimatize to the incressing altitude.
  • Day 07acclimatization & Exploration in Manang This is a rest day to acclimatize to the higher altitude. Use the time visiting monastery, and/or a side trip to Gangapurna Lake. You can also visit Himalayan Rescue Association Clinic. Taking some rest in this day will help us feel energized for the trekking to come. In the evening you can explore around the area. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 08Manang to Thorong Phedi (4450m) ride ( 19km)A short, gentle climb today from Manang will take you to Throng Phedi via Yak Kharka. Take time to admire the mountain views. There are a couple of section where you will have to carry your bikes but, for the most part, the trail is rideable.
  • Day 09Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3802m) ride ( 22km)we will Starting at around 5:00 am in the morning, you have to make the long haul carrying and pushing your bike up more than 1300 meters to Throng La, the highest navigable mountain pass in the world. This is one of the most challenging parts of the ride that will define the true spirit and passion of any mountain biker as you battle the altitude and the cold. You will not just be gasping from the altitude, but also in awe as this section of journey proffers excellent rewards with magnificent views of snow-capped mountains from Throng La and superb technical downhill on the other side that will have you grinning from ear to ear or, if we’re a bit nervous, perhaps browning your trousers! Today 50 percent will be ride able and we will be carrying our bike 50 percent of the time.
  • Day 10Muktunath to Tukuche(2590) ride (35 km)On the 12th day continues throughout the Kali Gandaki Valley to Marpha. Marpha is supposed to be home for many apple orchids as well as all the range of food products. Apple Brandy is a local area of expertise. It is said that if you got an opportunity to taste that Brandy you are a lucky one.
  • Day 11Tukuche to tatopani(1190) ride ( 37km)Today's trail is mostly downhill again. The trail starts out gentle and flat, moving through pine forests and past small villages. Follow the river while enjoying some great views of the snow-capped peaks.
  • Day 12Tatopani to Pokhara ride ( 24 km)we will ride of around 24km on an open jeep track, flat most of part but for a few ups and downs, and we leave behind the Annapurna region. Transfer by jeep back to Pokhara from Beni.over night stay in Pokhara Hotel.
  • Day 13Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist BusFrom Pokhara you will return to Kathmandu taking nearly 6 to 7 hours. On the way you can enjoy the beautiful scenery from the window and during the stops we can get out and capture some photographs. On the way you can take your lunch.today evening we will provide you farewell dinner and Nepali cultural dance restaurant and overnight stay in a hotel.
  • Day 14Departure We will transport you to the airport. Thanks for trekking with Adventure Himalayan Travels. We look forward to seeing you again!

Trip Map

Biking Annapurna Circuit Map

Clients Reviews

  • Mountain Biking Annapurna Circuit - 14 Days
    John
    Australia Published: Friday, November 15, 2019

    Mountain Biking Annapurna Circuit - 14 Days

    Rating:

    This was one of the best trips that I have been on! Everything was organized and planned to perfection. The guide we had Durba was amazing, encouraging and really helpful   and teach our group about Nepali culture and sing a song. This trip is a challenge, but it is one of the most incredible experiences I had!”

Dates & Prices

Start Date End Date Status Price Booking
05 September, 2021 18 September, 2021 Guaranteed USD 1675
19 September, 2021 02 October, 2021 Guaranteed USD 1675
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