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 MOUNTAIN BIKING

 

The excitement of riding your mountain bike through rough terrains is almost the same with a time spent in guided walking holidays because of the feeling of being closer to the place you are visiting.

Sikkim’s best adventure product is mountain biking. The rugged and dramatic terrain of Sikkim Himalayas offers sure and exciting biking trails to the adventure lovers. The beauty of the countryside, flora and fauna and lifestyle of the Sikkimise people is best experienced on a bike’s seat as you meander through lush green hills and dales. This is new sport that Sikkim boasts of and many have lured by the exiting thrills of this out door fun. There is no specific season for mountain biking. Many have enjoyed riding there bikes during monsoon in slushy dirt road. In every time there is different fun and feeling.

The Mountain bikes available with us durable in toughest road condition and available for hire or for days package. A repair support and all kinds of logistics are provided in our package. The 18-speed mountain bikes are transported to the location where you want to start your ride, be it after trekking or rafting. Mountain biking is Sikkim pursuit for a clean and eco friendly ride. Exploring Sikkim on Mountain bikes is an exciting way to enjoy your holiday. The landscape, wilderness, the country side offers a interesting challenge to the mountain bikers who can feel the typical culture & tradition & unique lifestyle of Sikkimese people.
Be it a ride on a dirt road , challenging trail or a picturesque country side, Mountain biking is your sure way to " Explore SIKKIM ".

l Yak & Yeti Travels can provide 18- speed mountain bikes -(tested on Gurudongmar Expedition) if needed so to all the mountain bikers.
l A support team with vehicle will be provided for any assistance, repairs, guiding & to transport extra luggage of the mountain bikers.
l We can provide a mountain biker guide who will ride with other bikers ( if needed so ) if booked ahead in advance.
l Accomodation, guide, meals, permits (when ever applicable) & other services are provided by Yak & Yeti Travels.
l Yak & Yeti Travels will have atleast two extra mountain bikes on support in case of breakdown.
l Other accessories such as helmet, signal flags or services like videography can be arranged.

Our team is the first in the world to reach Gurudongmar Lake (17,700 ft), in North Sikkim on 18 speed mountain bikes during the "Pre- Khardungla Mountain bike Expedition to Gurudongmar" in 1997.

Infact, we are the only one to start and practice this section of adventure activity in Sikkim.


With our deep interest & experience in mountain biking, we have started operating for the travellers/mountain bikers who wants to experience Sikkim on mountain bikes.

A sample biking itinerary

 DAY 01: Arrive Bagdogra airport/meeting/assistance & drive to Gangtok/Check in hotel/Stay over night.
 DAY 02: A day in Gangtok visiting various places of tourist interest including famous Rumtek monastry.
 DAY 03: Ride mountain bike from Gangtok via Temi tea Garden & arrive Ravangla. Stay over night at hotel or tents.
 DAY 04: Ride - From Ravangla to Tashiding. Stay O/N at Tashiding.
 DAY 05: A morning short hike to Tashiding Monastry & return to hotel/camp & ride from Tashiding to Yuksam. O/N at Yuksam.
 DAY 06: Visit Norbugang Chorten in the morning ride to Khechoperi Lake from Yuksam. O.N in lodge/tent at Khechoperi village.
 DAY 07: Visit Khechoperi lake in the morning & ride from Khechoperi to Pemayangtse. O.N at Pemayangtse.
 DAY 08: Visit Pemayangtse monastery in the morning & ride to Jorethang. Stay O/N at Jorethang.
 DAY 09: Drive to Bagdogra/Darjeeling/or further destination from Jorethang & drop OR take an extension trekking tour or any other tour. (optional).
 

MOUNTAIN BIKING IN SIKKIM
The erstwhile kingdom of Sikkim is one of the hill states of India which offers exclusive natural beauty to bikers. Biking is on proper memorable roads avoiding high traffic routes and meandering through the lush countryside and forests. The itinerary has been designed with room for flexibility in routes and overnights stays. Also a pilot vehicle preceding the group and a back up jeep will ensure full support to make biking in Sikkim a wonderful experience. A trek to Maenam peak (10,500 ft) has been included to offer a change in the programme and also because Maenam offers a truly a fascinating and awesome views of Himalayas.

 DAY 01: Arrive Kathmandu Overnight Hotel.
 DAY 02: Fly in to Bhadrapur, drive to Gangtok via Siligure. It takes five hours to reach Gangtok through the Teesta valley. Overnight Hotel.
 DAY 03: Gangtok - Ranka - Martam (Bike) Distance:29 Kms.
The first day of Biking will start with a slight down hill route to a mountain stream and then level before a gradual climb through Rumtek and then to Martam (5000ft). Overnight in the Martam Village Resort is an experience of the typical Sikkimese countryside with modern amenities.
 DAY 04: Martam-Sirwani (Bike) Distance:30 kms.
The trail goes through stretches of terraced paddy fields and after a downfall ride we camp along Teesta river at Sirwani. Overnight tents.
 DAY 05: Sirwani -Temi(Bike) Distance:27 kms.
The route for this day is uphill all the way to Temi(5500ft) which is the only tea garden in Sikkim. Overnight in lodge/tent near the tea garden.
 DAY 06: Temi -Rabongla(Bike) Distance:26 kms
A gradual climb up to Damthang (7000 ft) and level and gradual downhill drive to Rabongla(6500 ft) a small picturesque town of South Sikkim. Overnight in lodges/tents.
 DAY 07: Rabongla- Maenam (Trek) Distance:14 kms.
Trek through the dense forest-an experience of the wilderness, as there are no human settlements enroute. The view from Maenam Peak (10,500 ft) is the most spectacular and comprehensive that one get of the Sikkim Himalayas. Overnight tents.
 DAY 08: Maenam -Borong (Trek) Distance:12 kms.
The return from Maenam is fairly easy downhill walk to Borong(6000 ft). Overnight tents in the village.
 DAY 09: Borong -Tashiding(Bike) Distance:39 kms.
A level route through Ralang where you can visit the monasteries and a gradual climb to Ravongla. From there it is downhill to the Rangit Valley and a 13 km. climb to Tashiding. Overnight tents/Siniolchu Guest House.
 DAY 10: Tashiding-Yuksom (Bike) Distance:32 kms.
A levelled ride through the cardamom fields and some breathtaking views it reaches Yuksom, the trekking base for all treks to Kanchendzonga .Overnight at tents/lodges.
 DAY 11: Yuksom-Kheocheparimelli(Bike) Distance:25 kms.
A distinctive area in the Sikkims geography, slight down hill ride and a steep climb on the second half of the route. Lepcha community settlements and rich forested and traditional ambience.
 DAY 12: Kheocheparimelli-Pemayangtse(Bike) Distance:33 kms.
A steep down hill ride and enroute several water falls and fresh mountain streams the hard ride is rewarding. Pelling command a spectacular views of the great Himalayas. Overnight in tents/Lodges.
 DAY 13: Pemayangtse/Pelling(Rest Day)
The rest day helps you to rejenuvate for the rest of the journey and also to visit the Pemayangtse Monastery, Walk leisurely to Sangachoeling monastery and the old palace ruins of Rabdentse. Overnight at Lodges/tents.
 DAY 14: Pemayanstse to Rinchenpong (Bike) Distance:45 kms.
Descend to Dentam and a gradual climb ending with a down hill or rather straight ride to Rinchenpong.Overnight at Rinchenpong Village Resort.
 DAY 15: Rinchenpong to Jorethang(Bike) Distance:33 kms.
A downhill ride amongst the ancient villages and countryside of the western Sikkim and downhill ride to reach Jorethang. Overnight in lodges.
 DAY 16: Drive from Jorethang to Bhardrapur
A 5 hr drive to Bhadrapur Airport to catch the return flight to Kathmandu for your next destination. O/N


Biking Tour of Sikkim and Darjeeling (11 days )
 

 DAY 01: Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
 DAY 02: Fly in to Bhadrapur, drive to Gangtok via Siligure. It takes five hours to reach Gangtok through the Teesta valley. Overnight Hotel.
 DAY 03: Gangtok to Martam Village
Bike from Gangtok to Martam Village (1363 m). Visit the Rumtek Monastery en route. Hotel accommodation.
 DAY 04: Martam Village to Temi Tea garden
The day starts with a downhill ride to Sirwani Bridge (350 m) over the Teesta River, followed by an uphill stretch to the Temi Tea garden (1448 m). Lodge accommodation.
 DAY 05: Temi Tea garden to Ravangla
A short days bike ride to Ravangla (2040 m) via Damthang (2051 m). There is time in the afternoon to explore the Ralang Monastery. Lodge accommodation.
 DAY 06: Ravangla to Tashiding
A gentle morning's ride, mainly downhill to Legship (520 m) followed by uphill to the campsite at Tashiding (1470 m). Camp accommodation.
 DAY 07: Tashiding to Yuksam
The day starts with an early morning visit to Tashiding monastery by foot. The rest of the day is spent biking Yuksam, the historical hamlet of Sikkim. Should have time for a trip to Dubdi monastery on foot. Hotel accommodation.
 DAY 08: Yuksam to Pemayangtse
A gradual uphill ride to Pemayangtse (2085 m). Hotel accommodation for the night
 DAY 09: Pemayanstse to Rinchenpong (Bike)
Dst:45 kms.
Descend to Dentam and a gradual climb ending with a down hill or rather straight ride to Rinchenpong.Overnight at Rinchenpong Village Resort.
DAY 10: Rinchenpong to Jorethang(Bike)
Dst:33 kms.
A downhill ride amongst the ancient villages and countryside of the western Sikkim and downhill ride to reach Jorethang. Overnight in lodges.
Day 11: Drive from Jorethang to Bhardrapur
A 5 hr drive to Bhadrapur Airport to catch the return flight to Kathmandu for your next destination. O/N

 
Eco-ride Sikkim (6 nights and 7 days)

 DAY 01: Ride mountain bike from Gangtok via Tami tea garden & arrive Ravangla. Stay O/N at hotel or tents.
 DAY 02: Ride-From Ravangla to Tashiding. Stay O/N at Tashiding.
 DAY 03: A morning short hike to Tashiding Monastry & return to hotel/camp & ride from Tashiding to Yuksam. O/N at Yuksam.
 DAY 04: Visit Norbugang Chorten in the morning ride to Khechoperi lake from Yuksam. O/N in lodge/tent at Khechoperi village.
 DAY 05: Visit Khechoperi lake in the morning & ride from Khechoperi to Pemayangtse. O/N at Pemayangtse.
 DAY 06: Visit Pemayangtse Monastery in the morning & ride to Jorethang. Stay O/N at Jorethang.
 DAY 07: Drive to Bagdogra/Darjeeling/or further destination from Jorethang & drop OR take an extension trekking tour or any other tour.(optional).
Option : The above prog. Can be also designed for 4 nights/5 days and 5 nights/6 days.

 

 
     
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