As a reputable tour company, Bhutan Buddha Travellers will leave no stone unturned in making your Bhutan Mountain biking trip a memorable one. We will help you in experiencing an adventurous, well guided and comfortable biking trip with your friends while exploring some of the best locations of Bhutan like Thimpu, Wangdue, Phobjika and Paro. Our expert travel consultant and experience biking tour guide will provide you the well maintained bikes and all necessary gear to hit the roads with great confidence. Mountain biking enthusiasts from all walks of life and from all parts of the world can consider our 8 days of mountain biking tour package that will take you close to nature as well as help in witnessing top attractions and friendly locals.
Top features of our Bhutan mountain biking tour package:
- Hitting the roads of Thimpu to visit Buddha-point, the Folk Heritage Museum, the Zorig-Chusum Institute and the textile museum as well as stroll around a lively yet peaceful town.
- Enjoy biking on the lateral highway to Wangdue to experience some panoramic views over the Himalayas and pass through the paddy fields to visit ChhimiLhakhang.
- Exploring the beautiful Phobjikha Valley to witness rare bird species- black necked cranes and visiting the Ganteygompa temple as well as to enjoy a nature hike around.
- Biking up to Paro for visiting the most beautiful fortress the PunakhaDzong, National Museum and hiking up to Tiger’s Nest.
Day 01 : Paro to Thimphu (55km, 3 hours max)
Upon arrival you’ll be received by our professional biking guides and your support car driver who will help you pack up your suitcases into the car and present you the mountain bikes with the required gear. You could change at the airport and hit the road towards Thimphu. It is a comfortable stretch to get you in motion and visit the Memorial Chorten. Explore the town in the evening.
Day 02 : Easy biking around Thimphu
Bike up to the Buddha-point to see the largest statue of Buddha Doderma and continue biking to Tango and Cheri in northern Thimphu. A short hike to visit Tango monastery and drive back to Thimphu to visit the Folk Heritage Museum, the Zorig-Chusum Institute and the textile museum. Stroll around town in the evening.
Day 03 : Proceed to Wangdu
Proceed to Wangdue on the lateral highway. Ascend for 16 km to Dochula pass (3050m) and enjoy the panoramic views over the Himalayas. Descend all the way to Lobesa and bike through the village and paddy fields to visit ChhimiLhakhang. After lunch continue biking to Chuzomsa in Wangdue for 20km to reach your hotel.
Day 04 : Continue biking to Phobjikha
This is the first big climb of the trip.50 km of gradual uphill biking with 1500 metres of height gain brings you to the beautiful Phobjikha valley, which is host to the migrating black-necked cranes who come from the Tibetan Plateau.Option of camping next to the river with bonfire.
Day 05 : Rest day in Phobjikha
If you are in the winter, you can observe the endangered black-necked cranes from the observatory aided by a telescope and take a nature hike around this beautiful valley and visit the Ganteygompa temple. After lunch drive back to Punakha. Option of camping next to the river with bonfire.
Day 06 : Rewind your trip to Paro
After visiting the most beautiful fortress the PunakhaDzong, you’ll have to put your best performance for the ‘Last Fight’ as our guests have called it. Upscale the Dochulapass(3050m) with 45 km of gradual uphill biking followed by 15 km downhill to Semtokha and another 50 km of easy levelled road to Paro. Enjoy a celebratory toast and our value-added hot-stone bath (inclusive) in the evening as we understand you will be exhausted from the long ride.
Day 07 : Hike up to Tiger’s Nest
Hike up to Tiger’s Nest and visit the National Museum in the afternoon.
Day 08 : Depart from Paro
Early morning drive to Airport and board flight, wishing you safe journey and thanks for visiting Bhutan with us and wishing to visit Bhutan Again.