Trip duration: Around 5 hours or more
Trip distance: Around 35 KM(Could vary according to places you visit)
Altitude: 1000m above sea level or higher
- Explore the villages
- Stop by the local eatery
- Meet and greet with locals
- Spectacular view of the mountains
- Pass through rivers and bridges
- Breathtaking view of three lakes
The city of lakes has much to offer. Fewa lake and Begnas lake are to of the major lakes around Pokhara. These lakes are beautiful and peaceful. You can grab a mountain bike, and explore the beautiful places around Pokhara.
While you cycle away, you pass through the local villages. You can meet with the locals who are getting busy with their daily chores. You can pass through the astonishing paddy fields, alongside some mesmerizing view of Annapurna range. You will also get to view the amazing Mt. Fishtail.
While you sweat away, you can freshen up in some freshwater rivers. You will come across some suspension and wooden bridge during your ride. The stunning city of Begnas is another highlight of this mountain bike tour. The villages reflect the traditional Nepali lifestyle. You can also have some traditional food while you pass these villages. Dhido with locally made curry is a fantastic experience.
There is another lake located on the next side of the hill. Rupa lake is rather smaller than Fewa lake and Begnas lake, but it is as beautiful as the rest. While you ride to the top of the hill and head towards Rupa lake, you will get to see its beauty. This lake is less crowded than the other two. Besides these lakes, you will ride along Seti river gorge as well.
You can ride as long as you like. If you are a travel freak, this will be one of the best experiences you will have. Exploring new places, eating local food, and get awed by the incredible Himalayas is what you will get from these mountain bike tours.