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Cycling in Nepal is one of the famous adventure activities for the foreign tourist whereas the locals have been using cycle for the work. As a poor country there are many people who just afford cycle as their vehicle and do so whereas at the mean time there are huge amount of tourist who love to cycle in the traffic of Kathmandu or in nearby hills of the cities like Pokhara or Kathmandu.
Mountain biking is differently attractive in contract with motorbike tours in Nepali Himalaya trails or in the cities with crowd and randomly urbanized narrow alley.
Famous as mountain biking – cycling has been an adventure over the high passes like Thorong la or larkey la pass. People also cycle to upper mustang, pikey pike trail cycling and Langtang valley as new trails of cycling adventure in Nepal.
Road cycling or cross country – any kind of high altitude or low altitude cycling are famous in Nepal. Tourist who have been on a trekking in the Himalaya and want to cycle in their free time while at the cities like Pokhara and Kathmandu can do cycling trip like Chitlang cycling tour for 2 days, one day cycling in Nagarkot Changunarayan trail, pilot baba ashram cycling tour.
Safety is our concern so when Nepalgram designs a trip we recommend you in the proper trail even if the cycling is cross country type. However, cycling sightseeing tour of cities is beautiful and a unique way of exploring cites of Nepal.
Apart from the multiday cycling, most of the day trip for cycling or Say Mountain biking is trip extension program of multiday sightseeing tourist or trekkers. It is also a fun thing to cycle inside the crowded old city of Kathmandu where you will find wild adventure in-between thousands of people and the crazy crowd.
Rock Climbing in Nepal has been a trip extension program for trekking or mountaineering travelers. But there are many people who come Nepal for comfortable sightseeing tours and sign-ups for an adventure of rock climbing before they get back to home.
When you are in the famous cities like in Kathmandu or in Pokhara there are multiple indoor rocks climbing destinations. You will surely see those places busy in the peak season of tour in Nepal. But there are very few natural rock climbing site around the capital city Kathmandu and adventure city Pokhara. But whatsoever, there are few and to find those natural rock climbing sites you have to connect yourself with trekking companies in Nepal or any of the local travel agencies in Nepal.
As Nepal is famous for the towering peaks like tallest Mount Everest herself, climbing destinations are not scares at all. But the interest of rock climbing in Nepal has been replaced by mountaineering. People rather climb the beautiful peaks in Nepal than climbing rocks.
Interestingly there is few rock climbing sites in Everest base camp trekking route itself. At Lukla and at Khumjung there is rock climbing center where you can pay to climb in the fixed rock climbing site. Apart from those commercial sites- the nature has given beautiful climbing sites; if you are freelancer of rock climbing and can conquer the rock with your best technical; then there are surely plenty of site in every step of Nepal Himalaya.
Rock climbing in Nepal comes along with the peak climbing in many of the peaks like Lobuche peak climbing on route to Everest base camp trekking trail, Yala peak climbing in Langtang or Khumbila peak of Everest.
Climbing has always been a broad side of Nepal travels but rock climbing is least explored in Nepal. Or say, rock climbing is shadowed by towering and beautiful peaks of young Himalayas in northern Nepal. But whatever – mad Himalayan honey hunters has made their normal life as a part of adventure rock climbing, which proves there are enough of those rock climbing sites if you would love to do so.
Rivers in Nepal has verities of water current and thus there are different experiences on rafting in different places. Rafting is an adventure sport like trekking or peak climbing which is done using a special boat and paddle to travel distance on the river floating on the splashing water. There will be life guard and guides for rating wherever in Nepal. There are one day trip to weeks long rafting trip in Nepal.
Nepal is famous for river rafting destination in the summer, rafting is often called by name “white water Rafting” as well. Most of rafting spots of Nepal are overwhelmingly booked by local tourist in the summer. However international tourist enjoys this adventure all around the year as even in the sunny day of winter – rafting in Nepali river will be awesome experience. River rafting is a part of trip extension to most of the travelers either before or after trekking or tour.
Accommodations for multiday rafting is in the camping tent whereas for day rafting tour you can stay in your preference – either in the riverside resort with pool or star hotels as per your preference.
Second richest country in water resources, Nepal has many rivers where rafting paddles still has to be introduced. So many people love to find new rivers to raft in the unknowns. However, this exploration needs a best navigator, guide and the rafters.
By far rafting in few rivers such as; Trishuli rafting, Bhotekoshi river rafting, Karnali rafting, Seti rafting are famous in Nepal tourism.
Either you are at Pokhara, Kathmandu or in Chitwan – you can surely have great time rafting as a day trip in the river nearby. You can book the trip with any of the local trekking companies or travel agencies. Booking with trekking companies might sound strange but yes that works. However, booking in advance will keep your spot safe and make sure you are in your schedule.