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The ‘Shangri La’ kingdom of Bhutan is located in the eastern end of the Himalaya sandwich between India and Tibet is popular for the spectacular mountain scenery and its colorful

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 Duration : 12 Days

 Trip Code : BB001

 Start Location : Kathmandu, Nepal

 End Location : Kathmandu, Nepal

 Guaranteed : Yes

 Primary Activities : Mountain Biking

 Other Activities : Local Culture & Cuisine, Historical Sites, biking, Temples & Shrines, Urban Exploration, Local Markets, monastery, Camping

 Activity Level : Advanced, Advanced

 Accoumodation : Hotel
  • Full challenging ascent and endless descents cycling tour to Bhutan, The land of the Thunder Dragon·        
  • The beautiful monasteries·        
  • The tour offers to meet colorful people of Bhutan·        
  • One of the world’s best cycling holiday tour 
The ‘Shangri La’ kingdom of Bhutan is located in the eastern end of the Himalaya sandwich between India and Tibet is popular for the spectacular mountain scenery and its colorful Buddhist culture. A single fantastic road jogs west to east along the country, cross through a sequence of sharp sided and greatly wooden edges. This holiday package can be one of the world’s great bike journey just because of the long climbs on the easy-angled as well as outstanding descends that seem to last for hours. One of the world’s great cycle trips is offered by the greatly abandoned track road offers the basis. The trip starts from Paro and goes on many high passes; we mount up total 15,500 meters and amazing 18,200 meters of descent, in direction to the eastern India at Sandrup Jonkhar. This kind of important adventure biking holiday provides plenty of opportunity to meet the Bhutanese and we can mainly stay in comfortable lodges. The less populated country Bhutan is compared as Switzerland because of its small geography, secured separation and breathtaking mountain panoramas. The major populations about 90% are hill farmers who live in a small villages scatter over the rocky mountain country. Buddhism and Philosophy are important throughout the kingdom, as they have been since the 7th
century and a deep and conventional respect for nature has led to Bhutan striking some of the strictest standards of ecological conservation in the world. Forest has still covered more than 65% of land and some of the rarest Himalaya wildlife like Blue Sheep and Golden Langur. It is normally supposed that the most experienced traveler has even found Bhutan to be amazing and we also cannot deny. The country is famous as Druk Yul ‘The land of The Thunder Dragon’. The lucky visitor will see an unusual combination of harmony and accord between unbelievable natural beauties. The environment is clean and fresh, the superb mountains and the structural designs are inspirational. We run this 

Day 1: Arrival Kathmandu

An actual Adventure representative will meet you at the arrival gate of International Airport and take you to your hotel.  Today you will meet your trekking guide and be concise about your daily activities. At evening you will enjoy a welcome dinner organized by our company.


Day 2: Fly to Paro Bhutan

We take the fantastic flight to Bhutan’s only airport at Paro. We will have time for a short visit to the viewpoint beneath the popular Taktsang Monastery.


Day 3: Visit to Punakha Dzong

Today early morning we start our cycling on the new road towards Thimpu but revolving off above the Dochu La. A spectacular descent (1700m) to Punakha valley increases our excitement. Today we will also explore the glorious Punakha Dzong.

Day 4: Climb above the Black Mountains

Today we will experience one of the most adventurous biking over the black Mountains which guide us to Gantry, the winter abode of the Himalaya Black Neck Crane.

Day 5: observe Bhutanese Archery

Today we will direct across the Chela La and Tongsa enjoying the marvelous Dzong. Afternoon we will visit Dzong and some Bhutanese archery.


Day 6: Climb to Yutong La (3400m)

Today we will have another climb to the Yutong La (3400m) and descent to Bumthang. There is a further hike to Kiki La, further than which we shore down to Jakar.


Day7:  Cycle towards Ura La.

Today we will ride over another major ascent followed by a long leaping descent via meadow and farmed land to our camping site at Ura Village.


Day 8: Ascent to Thimsing

Today’s cycling is quite laborious than other because we will today ascent a long and regular track to the Thimsing La (3800m) which is our last long climbs. Then we can enjoy the excellent descent and a final hike to Mongar.


Day 9: unassuming mount to Kori La.  

Today we will have a diffident hike to the Kori La, then another outstanding descent to the Sheri River and a final tough climb up to our lodge in the town of Tashigang.


Day 10: Drive to Paro

Today we will back to Paro and then we will enjoy a magnificent flight to Kathmandu. You will take rest at your hotel today.


Day 11: Sightseeing Kathmandu

Today, after breakfast we will visit Kathmandu which holds the chronological and spiritual place, which are also measured as World Heritage sites. Kathmandu Durbar Square (Basantapur) where you can see Kumari (the living godess) temple, Museum, Kaal vairab (the god of distruction), Taleju Vawani (the goddess temple once opened on the 9th day of the great festival Dashain), Pasupatinath ( the biggest holy temple of Hindus), Swayambunath (the famous monkey temple), Boudhanath (The large Stupas in the world). You will have your night stay in Kathmandu.


Day 12: Departure

You will be free until Departure after breakfast. Then you will be taken to Kathmandu Airport by our Actual Adventure representative. We will always hope to see you again with your family, relative, co-workers and friends.


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