Nepal is the dream land of motorbike enthusiast where there are more motorcycles rather than any other vehicles. Motorbikes are the easiest and quickest ways to explore Kathmandu and its surroundings. Numbers of motorbikes in Nepal for holiday are increasing day by day. Most of the motorcycles here are Indian motorcycles and ranging from 100cc to 500cc. Motorbikes above 500cc are rare and easy to get good attention. You can either hire a motorbike or ship your own motorbike for your own tour. Once you have your motorbike, you have a lot of option to travel. One can enjoy a short and easy ride around Kathmandu Valley or make a ride to Himalayas. From Kathmandu you can continue your ride up to the higher hills to the Himalayas or south face to the flat land on Terai.
You can ride yourself along with your crew or get a guide. We recommend, it is better to get your guide because the guide will have a lot of riding experience and skilled with the mechanic technique. Even KTM city can be complicated for new people because narrow busy roads, a lot of one way, lack of parking, shortcut way, traffic rules, etc. Your small amount guide can make your riding a safe, comfortable and more exciting. Find some destination what we offer for your motorbike tours / holidays in Nepal.
Day 01: Kathmandu valley motorbike tour / holiday
Kathmandu valley is situated at an elevation of 1336 meters / 4400 feet above sea level and is proud of its magnificent location. It is surrounded all around by lush green rolling hills with beautiful sights of the Himalayan panorama on the north.The city contains more architectural marvels in a square mile than any other city in the world endowed with very ancient, unique, unrivalled art and culture. The Kathmandu city and twin medieval cities Bhaktapur and Lalitpur make up the Kathmandu Valley.
1) Kathmandu Durbar Square Motorbike Tour (World Heritage Site)
Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the most important sights in the valley. It is full of Ancient historic palaces, courtyards, carvings, colourful life and many others. The nine-storied Basantapur Durbar (palace) built by the head artists of the then three separate kingdoms (Kantipur, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur and Kirtipur), Kumari Ghar - a 17th century artistic building dedicated to Kumari -the Living Goddess, Nasal Chowk - The ceremonial courtyard of the monarchs are just a few highlights here.
2) Swayambhu Stupa Motorbike Tour (World Heritage Site)
Just about 2 kilometers to the west of the Kathmandu Durbar Square perched on top of a hill is the majestic stupa of Swayambhunath. The route meanders through the alleys of old Kathmandu to Swayambhunath - The stupa was built between 460 and 1200 AD. Its establishment is linked to the creation of the Kathmandu Valley and it is one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal. The views of the valley from the hilltop are great.
3) Bouddhanath Stupa Motorbike Tour World Heritage Site)
Bouddhanath stupa is one of the biggest and oldest stupas in the world and tallest stupa of Nepal. It is located around 6 kilometers to the east of downtown and is very close to the temple of Pashupatinath - the most revered Hindu pilgrimage site in Nepal.
4) Pashupatinath Temple Motorbike Tour (World Heritage Site)
One of the holiest Hindu shrines in the world, the temple of Pashupatinath is 5km to the east of the city center. The fabulous pagoda houses the lingam (phallic symbol) of Lord Shiva. The complex contains many other temples as well as the holy Bagmati River, which flows through this complex and is the place where many cremations take place every day.
Day 02: Bhaktapur Durbar Square Motorbike Tour World Heritage Site)
1) Bhaktapur, literally meaning "city of devotees" is about 14 kilometers east of kathmandu. The Durbar Square is a living museum of ancient art and architecture. The elegant 15th century Palace of 55 windows, artistic courtyards, the Golden Gate, the five-roofed Nyatapol temple soaring gracefully into the sky from atop a five-storied base and many others fascinate the travelers. Thimi - a typical Newar village famous for pottery is another highlight and a perfect combination. From here, we head northeast to Nagarkot on an excellent, but quiet, tarmac road. We take 20 kilometer gradual climb though the terraced fields, village dwellings and finally reach to the top of Nagarkot which offers magnificent view of Himalayas.
2) After enjoying the glorious Himalayan view within 180 Deg angle, then we drive further to Changu Narayan temple. The trail brings us to Changu Narayan Temple, which dates back to 3-4th century and has in its compound a pillar with an inscription, which is the first available written document in Nepalese history. We continue downhill along the winding tarmac road to Bhaktapur and finally we drive back to Patan durbar square.
3) Patan Durbar square Motorbike Tour (World Heritage Site)
Patan is one of the ancient cities about five kilometers southeast of kathmandu. Also known as "the city of artists" and "the city of beauty", it is full of Buddhist monuments and Hindu temples with fine gateways, guardian deities and beautiful carvings. The Krishna Temple (an octagonal granite edifice dedicated to lord Krishna), Kumbheswar Temple (one of the premier places that celebrates Janai Poornima - the Sacred Thread Festival), the Golden Temple / Hiranya Varna Mahabihar - "Eternity Itself", the Patan Museum, Patan Industrial Estate (specializing in cottage industry hand loom and handicrafts), the Tibetan Refugee Centre and the Central Zoo (the only zoo in Nepal) allure all the travelers to Patan.
Day 03: Kathamndu - Chispani - Roheni Bhanjayang - Dhulikhel
Morning after breakfast our riding starts from Kathmandu passing through a famous Hindu site "Budhanilakantha" and Shivapuri Water Reserve then ascending to "Chisapani" (meaning- cold water in Nepali) at an elevation of 2500 meters, the first day camping place of Langtang/ Helambu trekking route. The road is bumping and beautiful surrounded by the sub-tropical jungle and the villages. We continue drive to "Roheni bhajyang" from where the clear view of the Kathmandu valley can be seen. The most important panoramic views of high Himalayas to the North are always fascinating.
Day 03: Dhulikhel - Timal Besi via Palanchok Bhagawati - Dhulikhel
After breakfast in Dhulikhel lodge, riding starts 8 AM as usual. Riding soon after 15 Kilometers paved road, we will enter to a branch road to the North-East direction. Riding along the mountain in between of the beautiful villages, we'll enter to the valley of famous Sunkoshi River. Enjoy riding small track with sounds of river and dramatic landscape. On the way back to Dhulikhel we will drive to famous famel God Bhawati temple on top of the hill.
Day 04: Dhulikhel - Timal Danda via Panchkhal - Dhulikhel
After breakfast in Dhulikhel lodge, riding starts at 8 am. Descending about 10 km you will enter the huge Panchkhal valley and drive through fields of paddy and traditional villages. Straight ahead you will see a mountain in the shape of an elephant, cut in two by the rivers Sun koshi to the north and Rosi Khola to the south.
Right before ascending you will cross a small stream called Jheau Khola and enter a sub-tropical forest, to reach the hilltop at about 2100 metres. Timal Danda is a majority Tamang settlement with small populations of Newar, Chhetri and Magar as well. The view from the top is amazing with high Himalayas to the north and Mahabharat ranges to the south. You will take in these views all the way as you drive along a ridge to the village of Pauwa. On the way back from Pauwa we will take a part different off-road track to Dhulikhel for a change of scenery.
Day 05: Dhulikhel - Namo Bhddha - Dapcha - Dumja - Dhulikhel
Our riding stsrts in the morning as usual to Eastern side of Dhulikhel. Riding few kilometers in paved road we'll reach at the gravelled road at the side of a small river called "Rosikhola" which joins with Sunkoshi river after 45 kilometers down. As we already drive other side of Timal Danda the valley of Sunkoshi called Timal Besi, today's riding is another narrow valley of Rosi Khola. On the way back we will ascend to another beautiful town "Dapcha" from where we will see the beautiful himalayan range and the hills, villages around including Buddhist Stupa and Hindu temples.
Day 06: Dhulikhel - Dhungkharka via Panauti - Phulchoki - Kathamndu
Our riding starts at 8'O clock after breakfast at the hotel. We'll ride to Namobuddha then panauti and straight to Dhungkharka passing through villages, stream and sub-tropical jungles.. the road is recently constructed track leading across the Mahabharat range . The last day of riding through Nepal's rolling hills, sub-tropical jungle, paddy fields and ancient city and villages make your off-road riding a life time experience that will be full of fun and joy. In the evening we'll celebrate with a farewell dinner together take a well-earned rest.
Day 07: Trip finished; fly back home or rest a while in Kathmandu
After breakfast you are free for shopping and sightseeing around Kathmandu city depending on the time of your flight. Transfer to airport.
Safety comes first in riding. Do not try to attempt any stunt or tricks while riding. Do not over speed. Always wear a helmet, Gloves, masks and good boots, if possible you can bring your own reading gears.
Alert while riding
Please keep all your six senses active. Riding in Kathmandu is not that easy. The road and street are very busy and crowded with vehicles, people and even animals.
Follow traffic Signal
There might be a lot of traffic signal and signs please, follow them. Drive on left side and over attack from right side in Nepal.
Please email us to get a quote and further details for your group. No fixed departure. We specialize in private groups to give you the best service and riding experience.