Are you an outdoor aficionado who goes wild for mountain biking and white water rafting or kayaking and at the same time a lover of fine service and excellent accommodation? Then this is the trip for you. Have a look at this high flying adventure that takes you into the heart of Himalayas, discovers the vibrant culture or Nepal, tantalizing trails and epic white water all capped off with stunning scenery. This is a high end, once a year tour so grab your best mates and start packing for the Ultimate adventure in Nepal.
We run this trip in conjunction with Heli-Biking and Heli-Skiing specialists Altitude Air and White Water specialist Pat O’keeffe.
Departure Dates:- 23rd Oct 2017, 20th Nov 2017
If these dates are not suitable for you, send us an email and we can arrange other departures.
Day 01 – Arrival in Nepal and Transfer to Dwarikia’s Hotel. This hotel offers five star services with the authentic appeal and culture of Nepal. Enjoy the hotel ground. Meet your support team who will be there to help you assemble your bike, or fit you for one of ours. If time is permitting we go for a little test ride and adventure through the back lanes of Kathmandu to Pashuptinath Temple and Bouldanath Temple. In the evening enjoy an exclusive 22 course Newari Feast. Indulge yourself in the exotic local culture.
Day 02 – A short transit to the airport where our Heli awaits. We take a 1 hour sweeping sightseeing tour of the Kathmandu Valley and then fly low over Shivapuri National Park with breathtaking views of the Himalaya along the way. Land at the army check post in Chisapani where we unpack a champagne Brunch and enjoy the tranquil surroundings. A short huff and puff as we push the bikes for about 10 mins to the top of the hill and then we have a thrilling 1000m descent back down to the Kathmandu Valley. The trip finishes at Sundari Jhal (Beautiful Water). We transfer back to the Hotel.
Day 03 – Hope you are geared up for this, a one and a half hour Heli-Flight takes us along the mid Himalayan range, buzzing above local villages. We land at Manakamana, one of the holiest temples in Nepal, take some time to Explore a little and enjoy the views. We then thunder down the hillside on a spectacular 1300m, 16km descent to River Side Springs Resort where a three course lunch awaits us. Back in the Heli we travel up the Kaligadaki Valley to Muktianth, passing between the Himalayan Giants Annapurna and Dhaulgiri. Land in Muktinath where we stay in our humble accommodation for the evening. Accommodation might be simple but the warmth and hospitality of the local people will not be forgotten.
Day 04 – Biking the fabled Lubra Valley today. We have to push a little today, but not much as we head through the Yak Pasture to Lubra Pass which sits at almost 4200m with the Annapurna Himalayan towering around us! The trail down is fast and fun, having excelling flow, breathtaking views and enough challenges to keep your break finger twitching! We end the day in Tuckche enjoying the warm hospitality and awesome home made food at High Plains Inn.
Day 05 – Today we ride a selection of Single Tracks with a little climbing and flat and then a big 1500m drop down the raging Kaligandaki gorge on the jeep track. To Tatopani. It’s a great day of riding. Tatopani is bustling trade hub for everything going into and coming out of the Annapurna and Mustang Regions. Here we can also enjoy the Natural hot springs, a cold beer and some great food.
Day 06/07/08 – We put in the river after a short 20km rolling ride down to Beni, here there is a confluence of two riders and we end the biking trip here and hit the wild Kaligandaki river. Two and a half days of rafting takes us along this stunning river, through the deepest gorge in the world and down some Class V, IV and III rapids. Nights are spent camping on pristine white sandy beaches listen to the gentle music of Nepalese and eating delicious home made food. On the 8th Day we reach the dam and Heli back to Pokhara for a night in Himalayan Front Resort in Saragnkot.
Day 09 – Paragliding. No trip to Nepal is complete without taking to the skies under wing and wind! This epic 1 hour tandem paragliding flight soars high above the Pokhara Lake and in front of the Himalayan Mountain Range. Land at Water Front Resort to a Champagne lunch. Take the afternoon to unwind and enjoy the chilled atmosphere of Pokhara Lake Side.
Day 10 – Fly back to Kathmandu with Buddha Air. Last night dinner at Bouldanth Stupa, overlooking the tranquil square and Buddhist prayer flags.
Day 11 – Depart the country. We transfer you to the Airport for your flight onward.
Exclusive Group – 4 People
Price – US$9500 per person, all inclusive
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