Motorbike Tour to Manang

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10 days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

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English, Nepali

About this tour

If you are referring to a bike ride through the Manang region of Nepal, it can be a thrilling adventure. This region, situated in the central part of Nepal, earns renown for its rugged terrain, high-altitude deserts, and stunning mountain scenery. The Manang Motorbike Tour is a demanding yet rewarding adventure that takes you along narrow mountain roads and offers stunning vistas.

The Manang region is a popular destination for trekking, motorbike tour and adventure tourism due to its rugged terrain, breathtaking mountain views, and challenging trails. Several traditional Nepalese villages, such as Braga, Pisang, and Ngawal, dot the landscape of the Manang region, offering visitors the opportunity to experience the local culture and lifestyle. The region features a diverse landscape, ranging from subtropical forests to high-altitude deserts.. The region is also home to several lakes, including Tilicho Lake, which is one of the highest lakes in the world.

Manang is also a significant site for Tibetan Buddhism, and the region has several ancient monasteries and cultural sites, such as the Barge Monastery and the Milarepa Cave. A picturesque village serves as the district headquarters of Manang, nestled at an altitude of approximately 3,540 meters (11,614 feet). Renowned for its traditional Tibetan-influenced architecture, the village boasts flat-roofed stone houses and winding narrow alleys. The vibrant prayer flags fluttering in the wind add to the charm of the village.

Riding a bike through the Manang region can be a challenging but rewarding experience, as you navigate steep mountain roads and encounter breathtaking views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. The region is also home to many traditional Nepalese villages, ancient monasteries, and diverse landscapes that range from subtropical forests to high-altitude deserts.

Many bike tours in Nepal are organised and provided by Adventure Series Nepal, that offer guided rides through the Manang, Annapurna region. The tours provide experienced guides who are familiar with the terrain and can help ensure your safety during the ride.

However, it’s crucial to acknowledge that the Manang region sits at a high altitude and can present physical challenges. Therefore, it’s advisable for individuals to possess prior experience in biking and to maintain good physical condition before undertaking a bike ride in Manang. It’s also important to be aware of altitude sickness and take appropriate precautions, such as acclimatizing properly and staying well hydrated.


  • Riding through the picturesque hills and valleys of the Annapurna region and admiring the stunning landscapes and views of snow-capped mountains.
  • Visiting the historic city of Besisahar, a gateway to the Annapurna Circuit, and experiencing the local culture and traditions.
  • Crossing the Marsyangdi River and riding along the winding roads and steep cliffs of the Himalayas.
  • Exploring the charming town of Manang, known for its Tibetan-influenced architecture and culture, as well as its stunning views of Annapurna and Gangapurna mountains.


  • All necessary airport transportation as per the itinerary.
  • Tourist standard Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu including daily breakfast.
  • Available guesthouse accommodation during the ride.
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) during the ride.
  • English speaking Professional License Holder guide.
  • Entry Permits fees.
  • Local province entry fees
  • TIMS Card.
  • First Aid Medical box and services.
  • All necessary service and documentation for any kind of emergency evocation or rescue.
  • Adventure Series Sleeping luggage and duffel baggage for trekking.
  • All government taxes and service charges.
  • 4*4 vehicle to carry your luggage and necessary spare parts of the motorbike.
  • International Airfare & Nepal Entry Visa Fees.
  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Personal & bar expenses throughout the trip.
  • Mineral Water, Thermos hot Water, Gas Hot Shower, Battery Charges etc during the ride.
  • Any kind of additional expenses due to the natural circumstances.
  • Tipping & Gratitude for guide & porters.
  • Your travel insurance for any kind of emergency evacuation.
  • Others not mentioned above.


An adventure series Nepal representative will be waiting for you when you get to the airport. He will greet you and take you to your accommodation upon your arrival in Nepal. That day, you can tour the area and have a leisurely evening. You will receive a briefing that day regarding your trip to Manang.

The day of ride preparation is always thrilling! Here's a checklist for your last-minute shopping, permits, and motorbike check-up to guarantee a smooth and safe trip. We will be examining the bike's condition, checking the levels of all fluids (brake, coolant, and engine oil), looking at the lights, and checking the breaks. Additionally, you will have a last-minute opportunity to buy any necessary riding accessories, including a helmet, gloves, riding jacket, and boots.

In the hotel, we have breakfast and get ready for the exciting day that lies ahead. Today's ride from Kathmandu to Besisahar will be around 180 kilometres. The trip will take about seven or eight hours. Set out to reach Besisahar, traversing through Kathmandu's busy streets before making your way down to Naubise. Once at Mugling and Dumre, the road veers off in the direction of Besisahar. Besisahar is basically known as the gateway to Manang. Manang trek, tilicho lake trekking, annapurna circuit trek and various famous trekking itinerary is based on this route. So you can definitely expect this journey to be absolutely fun, beautiful and mesmerising.

The route from Besisahar to Chame is part of the famous Annapurna Circuit trek and offers breathtaking mountain scenery.The general route is Besisahar ,Bhulbhule, Jagat, Chamje, Tal, Dharapani and Chame. The road conditions from Besisahar to Chame can vary. Initially, the road is well-paved and reasonably smooth. However, as you progress towards Chame, the road becomes narrower and rougher. Expect some sections with gravel and rocks. We need to ride carefully, especially on the more challenging terrain. The travel time from Besisahar to Chame can vary depending on your riding speed, road conditions, and stops along the way. On average, it takes approximately 6 to 8 hours. However, we need to start early in the morning to allow ample time for breaks, enjoying the scenery, and dealing with any unforeseen circumstances.

The route from Chame to Manang takes you deeper into the Annapurna Circuit and offers stunning mountain vistas. Chame, Bhratang, Dhikur Pokhari, Lower Pisang, Humde, Braga, Manang make up the overall route. The trail winds through breathtaking landscapes, including lush forests, towering peaks, and meandering rivers. It is around a 5 to 6 hours ride, depending on your pace. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of the Himalayas as you make your way to the vibrant town of Manang. Don't forget to capture unforgettable moments and cherish the unique experiences this trek has to offer.

Starting early from Manang is not a hardship because the journey from Manang to Khangsar takes less time than one may expect. You may go exploring, eat a hearty meal, take a little snooze, and see the Gangapurna and Annapurna Himalayan ranges. The last halt on the road for any kind of vehicle is Khangsar. Traveling from Manang to Khangsar requires going through high-altitude terrain and over mountain passes. Riding these passes may be exhilarating, and the ascent and descent provide expansive vistas of the untamed terrain. As you make your way through these hilly locations, be ready for difficult stretches, high climbs, and small paths.

Starting today, we'll be starting our ride back. We'll travel on off-road paths to Pisang, which is 3734 metres above sea level. There, we'll stay the night in a guesthouse.

We're going to carry on with our adventure after breakfast. Along with some breathtaking views and the kind demeanor of the local sherpas, we will be exploring off-road tracks. We will spend the night in the guest home in Shyange after spending the entire day traveling.

We'll begin traveling in the direction of Kathmandu after breakfast. You will get a sense of accomplishment as we proceed, and as we get on highways, you will notice the difference in scenery as you leave the mountains behind. As you approach the bustling metropolis, the distinction becomes more apparent. We will transport you to your accommodation once we arrive in Kathmandu.

On the final day of our itinerary, we make arrangements for a transfer to the airport in Kathmandu in order to catch our respective flights back to our home countries. This marks the end of our incredible journey in Nepal.


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Harry Brave

Fantastic Trip

Motorbike tour experience to manang was great. Exceptionally beautiful place, filled with nature. Might be a bit tough ride for beginners. But the journey and the destination is absolutely amazing. A must go place in Nepal. Best service provided from here, nice bike, good guidance, proper management, absolutely loved the team too.

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