Registration No.: 622/059
Rambling on the Bhutan Himalayas on mountain bikes is not just a unique and simply unforgettable moment but once in a lifetime experience. This unique experience gives an opportunity to explore one of the spectacular and virgin trails in the laps of the mighty Himalaya. For those looking for the real mountain bike experience, then "Land of the Thunder Dragon" is definitely one of the place, as it gives the opportunity to ride genuinely untouched trails including some of the most thrilling and dramatic single-track we have ever seen anywhere.
From Delhi, Kathmandu and Bangkok a spectacular flight across the Himalayas provides access to this very special country of Druk Land. We begin in Paro with some acclimatization rides before visiting the country's capital, Thimphu. The riding just keeps getting better and the trails in and around the beautiful Punakha Valley is simply superb, including some brilliant single-track through the native chirr-pine forests. A must visit to the beautiful Phobjikha Valley on the edge of the Black Mountains is also one of the highlight. This is an extraordinary land where tourists are the exception rather than the rule. Rich in art, architecture and culture, the "Land of the Thunder Dragon" will give you an opportunity to have a glimpse of the bygone era remote villages, ancient temples; fascinating culture and the exceptionally friendly locals are all part of the Bhutanese way of life. An amazing mountain biking holiday for those seeking a real taste of adventure in the "Land of the Thunder Dragon".
Day 01: Fly from Delhi, Bangkok, and Kathmandu to Paro (2,237m). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Paro. And ride to Thimpu (55 km) (2,320m). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Ride from Thimphu to Punakha (1220 m) (70 km). Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 04: Explore Punakha Single track. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 05: Exploration of the Punakha Valley. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 06: Climb over the Lawa La to the beautiful Phobjikha Valley. (3,000m). Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 07: Ride from Phobjikha to Wangdue (1,350m). Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 08: Ride from Wangdue to Punakha (1,220m). Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 10: Ride from Punakha to Thimpu (70 km). Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 11: Ride from Thimpu to Paro. Dinner and Overnight at the Lodge / hotel.
Day 12: Flight departs for onward destination.