Upon our arrival in the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, one of Freedom Adventures representatives will greet you and bring you to the Asian enduro registrations. After checking in, we will take a rest. The Riders will head towards Nagarkot and we will stay back for our trek and meet them at the official race opening. During late evening will walk around the Thamel area which is one of the busiest tourist hubs in Kathmandu. Observing the market and some souvenir shopping will freshen your mind. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Today we visit the sites that makes Kathmandu city the solemn heritage of Nepal. We visit the two biggest temple that hold to be the pedestal for the two biggest religions in Nepal, Hinduism and Buddhism, experience a divine harmony that have stood the test of time and still thrive to this day. We will then head to the renowned Bhaktapur, known as an open museum, it is the “one stop”, to witness the rich artistry that the people of Nepal hold. Every turn will introduce you to meticulously crafted work of wood and metal that will hold a lasting impression in your memories for sure. Following Bhaktapur we will drive to Dhulikhel where we spend the night in a simple Nepali town. Overnight at Dhulikhel
We wake up to see a wonderful sunrise and then enjoy a hearty breakfast before we start our hike to Nagarkot. Today we get a chance to see the the local villages and the traditional lifestyle. Our hiking trails will lead us to Changunarayan, a pagoda style Hindu temple that dates back to 3000 years is widely believed to be the oldest temple in Nepal. After a through look around this magnificent UNESCO world heritage site we continue our ascend which will take us through rich deciduous forests that leads towards the tamang village where people enjoy the simple agricultural life, the thatched 3 storied is home with kitchen in the bottom, bedroom in the middle and store on the third. Normally all houses have a small garden where seasonal vegetables are grown. You will frequently come across baby goats and baby chicks that roam around looking for food and games. Our hike continues higher for few hours, to Nagarkot where the Great Himalayan Vista of glistening snowy peaks continues as far as the eyes can see. We go to the hotel where we reunite with the riders. In the evening we partake in opening ceremony of Asian Enduro 2018. Overnight at Nagarkot
The race participants will depart the venue by 9am. Your Trip Leader will guide you through the beautiful landscape of Nagarkot, you will love the forest and the calmness, not to mention the mountains that meet the horizon in the east and west. Our target is the Nagarkot tower where the Majestic panorama await you. We can see 13 different mountain range including the everest, actually you can spot everest from here too, but we will leave that mystery for you, have fun. We end our hike at the riders finishing point and join them to come back to the hotel for a good night sleep. Overnight at Nagarkot
Today your schedule is free, do as you like and relax. We want you rejuvenate so that you the energy for the aftermath of the Race. We will have our winners and there will be …. Music!! Dance all you can, today is the grand finale to Asian Enduro 2018. Overnight at Nagarkot