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  • Trip introduction

    This half-day mountain biking trip to the World Peace Pagoda is a beautiful journey that takes you through the diverse landscapes of Nepal’s mountains as you cycle along vast plantations, waterfalls, rivers, hills and lakes.

    You’ll start with a pleasant ride from Pokhara’s lake that encompasses cycling through rice paddies and terraced farms. You’ll also pass by the famous Davis Falls and catch glimpses of the Gupteshower Caves. After this, you’ll encounter a swift upslope climb before reaching the historic World Peace Pagoda.

    On your return journey, you’ll pass through many tiny villages which offer you an insightful peek into the lives of the locals. Short but beautiful, this trip is ideal for adventure lovers who wish to truly explore the raw beauty of Nepal and explore its age-old culture through a single but exciting adventure.

    Destination

    Located at an altitude of 5249 feet, the World Peace Pagoda, also known popularly as the Shanti Stupa is a Buddhist style monument that lies on the Anadu Hill of Kaski District of Pokhara. Considered as a popular holiday destination by travelers, especially adventure enthusiasts, the route to this pagoda is filled with scenic delights.

    For this journey you’ll start from the Pokhara Lake and pedal your way up to the small region of Tilahar, via the Davis Falls and the Gupteshower Caves. From there you’ll embark on a challenging upslope ride till you reach the stupa. Although a strenuous ride, once you reach the top you’ll be rewarded with brilliant views of the surrounding regions. These include the complete Pokhara city, many snow peaked Himalayan Ranges, the Fewa Lake and multiple small villages and hamlets.

    Destination highlights

    Cycle up to the historic World Peace Pagoda through gorgeous landscapes. | Explore the mountains of Nepal. | Catch a glimpse of the simple way of life. | Meet and interact with many Nepalese locals. | Learn about the Buddhist culture. | Spot many famous Himalayan mountains. | Spend a day in the midst of natural beauty. | Test your mettle by cycling to high altitudes.

    Activity Details

    Road biking, off-road biking

    Yes

    No

    4593 feet

    5249 feet

    30 kms

    30 kms

    A guide with a mechanical back-up will follow you throughout the trip to fix any problems that occur with the bike.

    Mountain bikes

    Yes

    A guide with a mechanical back-up will follow you throughout the trip to fix any problems that occur with the bike.

    Trip details