Kathmandu Muktinath Motorcycle Tour
The tour offers you one of the most exhilarating rides to the north of the Annapurna Himalayas. The Muktinath motorcycle tour stretches through the beautiful countryside to one of the biggest Hindu pilgrimage sites in Nepal, Muktinath. This 7-day ride shows you the beauty of the Himalayas in the form of sky-piercing mountains in the Annapurna, Thorung, and Muktinath Himal ranges. The rhododendron forests and the quaint Gurung, Thakali, and Magar culture offer mesmerizing companies throughout the tour.
Kathmandu Muktinath Motorcycle Tour Highlights
- Thrilling ride to one of the biggest pilgrimage sites in the country, Muktinath
- Panoramic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Nilgiri massif
- Remarkable opportunity to explore the unique lifestyle and cultures of Thakali, Gurung, and Magar communities
- Refreshing and soothing bath in the natural hot water spring in Tatopani
- Witness the grand display of mountains like Annapurna I (8091m) and Machhapuchhre (6997m) in Pokhara
Kathmandu Muktinath Motorcycle Tour Overview
This incredible motorcycle ride begins from Kathmandu. After you acquaint yourself with your motor companion, you will drive to Pokhara. The scenic drive along the Prithvi Highway provides surreal glimpses of the Trishuli River, faraway snowy mountains, and green hills. Drive through settlements like Dhading, Kurintar Muglin, Dumre, and Damauli to finally arrive at Pokhara. The rocky roads begin from here and as you arrive at Beni from Pokhara.
The roads start to challenge your driving skills. Spend a night in Kalopani, and then find yourself on the road to Muktinath. Located at the lap of the Thorang La Pass (5416m). Muktinath is one of the most sacred places in Nepal for both Hindus and Buddhists. The temple also has numerous attractions including the 108 stone water taps and a golden statue of Lord Vishnu. After a wonderful day in Muktinath, you will ride to the beautiful Marpha Village, mainly known for its apples and apple-derived alcohol.
You will then ride to Tatopani, where you can enjoy a nice soothing bath in a natural hot spring. The trail passes through beautiful old monasteries decorated with prayer flags and prayer wheels, numerous caves, and the world’s deepest gorge at the Kali Gandaki River. Besides these beautiful vistas, this tour also provides you an opportunity to explore the unique lifestyle of the Thakali, Magar, and Gurung. You will head back to Pokhara and ultimately ride back to Kathmandu where the trip shall end.
If you are in search of a companion to take this Muktinath Motorcycle tour, Nepal Treks is the best choice. We boast skilled manpower and expertise to make your trip memorable and adventurous. Throughout the length of the trip, we provide expert companionship to our clients.