Chitwan Hetauda Single Tracks

Trip-cost US$ 600 (Per Person)
Trip Duration 6 Days
Destination Nepal
Trip Grade Moderate
Transportation NA
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Nepal is made up of many different geographical regions and this ride takes you right through them, from the heart of the Kathmandu valley and through the mid hills of Nepal down to the flat lands of the Terai which boarder with India where you will find subtropical jungles, rich and varied wildlife and a completely different lifestyle and culture than the rest of Nepal. This ride offers up some challenging climbing, awesome downhill’s and fun single tracks for the intermediate to advanced rider.

Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 01:Back Roads and Trails of Kathmandu Join us on a warm up ride exploring some of the best trails in the Kathmandu Valley; test your bikes and your gear to make sure everything is ready for the journey ahead. In 3 to 4 hours of riding we will cover around 40km at a steady place exploring the rural parts of the valley, single tracks and sightseeing at some temples and return to Thamel for lunch, last minute bike adjustments and shopping for the trip. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 02:Kathmandu to Hetauda Take a drive along the old highway connecting Kathmandu to the rest of Nepal before the Tribhuvan Raj Margha road was built to Lifecycle Farm House at Hetauda. We have the option to stop at the hill rest and cycle down into the Terai, mostly on paved highway, at the bottom we can then cut off the road and cross the river following a nice jungle section to Life Cycle. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 03:Hetauda Single Tracks Hetauda has plenty of trails for mountain bikers. Free riding through the Churiya Hills is a must do activity. We head for the ride after breakfast to meet with unending single tracks, jeep tracks, technical trails and some nice up and downhill’s. This ride is not just trail riding but a chance to meet the local people, witness village life, local culture and much more. A great day out and the distance entirely depends on how far you want to ride. Once back at the farm, you can relax and enjoy the best Nepali food cooked in our local kitchen. The Lifecycle Farmhouse also has a swimming pool for you to relax in at the end of the day. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 04:Heatuda to Chitwan We leave the Farm House mid morning and drive most of the way to Chitwan, stopping in Sauhara we then have some lunch and take in the river side vibe. From here we and ride along the river for two and a half hours to a place called Jagat. Stay overnight at Jungle Villa Resort a beautiful and peaceful place to hang out and enjoy the jungle environment, relax and rest. Listen to the peaceful sounds of birds and the gentle flow of the river as the sun goes down.
  • Day 05:Chitwan Jungle Safari A morning ride takes us down along the river to the border of India. Here you can see the difference in the village culture and scenery as our trail follows the Rapti River. Return to the resort for lunch followed by some time to rest and relax. Late afternoon venture deep into the jungle on elephant back on your quest for wildlife. Return to the river side to sip a cold beer and watch the sky turn from blue to gold and orange as the sun bids the day farewell. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 06:Chitwan to Kathmandu Transfer by bus back to Kathmandu. Alternatively you have the option of travelling onwards to Pokhara to extend your stay in Nepal with Rafting, Paragliding, Trekking or better still more biking.

Cost Details

Cost Includes

  • All land transport in private vehicle
  • All meals as per itinerary
  • Professional Mountain Bike Guide
  • All permits and entry fees
  • All Chitwan Jungle Activities
  • Mountain Bikes

Cost Excludes

  • Drinks, snacks and other personal expenses
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Personal Travel and Evacuation Insurance (Compulsory)