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Experience Sikkim with Mountain Biking

The little wonder and an uninfluenced face of Mother Nature, Sikkim is one among the timeless beauty of northeastern India! An outstanding example of its kind, Sikkim is over-the-top in terms of geographic features as the land is endued with lofty ranges, serene rivers and plushy tropical woodlands, magnificent with a richness of bright blossoms, birdies and vivid butterflies and embellished with an abundance of verdure all around, picturesque settlements and antique temples and abodes of a religious community. It would not be an overstatement to say that Sikkim is a kingdom of Mother Nature, domiciled by a generous and kind-hearted population.

Sikkim Landscape

Sikkim is a landlocked state in the Himalaya Mountains and exceedingly diverse in terms of geography. Primarily characterized by hilly terrain, Sikkim is a dream destination to indulge in a wide range of adventurous activities. Be it trekking, water rafting or mountain climbing among the world's highest summits, snapping the true nature, or just spending time in meeting friendly people of Sikkim and witnessing the unique fetes - Sikkim is a chosen land! Among the assorted things to do options that Sikkim boasts of, Mountain Biking is one among the easy names that can be noticed on top of the list. Let's get to know about the adventuresome Mountain Biking in Sikkim.

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Ride through the Dramatic Terrain of Sikkim

Imagine the kind of exhilaration of accelerating your all-terrain bike through rugged terrains of Sikkim - it is indeed an incredible experience to cherish for times to come!

Mountain Biking in Sikkim

As a matter of fact, mountain biking in Sikkim fast becoming the most enjoyable adventure activity among the holidaymakers. The craggy terrains and ever-changing landscape of Sikkim is sure to extend the wow-factor and an extra supply of thrill for the recreational and professional mountain bikers alike. The delicateness of the rural regions, lush vegetation, wide-ranging wildlife and the unique lifestyle of Sikkim people can be comfortably explored and experienced while riding along the zigzag path through the mountains and valleys.

Sunrise View Pt in Sikkim

Among the assorted options for adventure sports that Sikkim offers, mountain biking has become extra-special and have tempted the tourists in large numbers for its kicks. Besides, this outdoor fun activity comes handy as the visitors and adventure seekers do not have to wait for a particular time of year and the throbbing activity can be enjoyed all through the year. In point of fact, mountain biking through the soppy and dirt roads during the monsoon season in Sikkim is even more preferred by the bikers. 

Sikkim Biking Adventures

The nature-friendly Sikkim offers quite a number of mountain bike trails all over the state. Although, many of the mountain biking routes in Sikkim are suitable for Professional Mountain bikers, other itineraries extend distinguished landscape to rush through for first timers. There are several travel companies located all over the state who offer mountain bikes for hire and package tours as well. A few travel companies deliver mountain bikes wherever the adventure seekers want to start their expedition. Among all, mountain biking in Sikkim is a way of contributing to the eco-friendly tourism of the state.

Some of the most popular mountain biking trails in Sikkim include:
  • Gangtok - Jorethang
  • Gangtok - Phodong - Rangrang - Dikchu - Makha - Sirwani - Temi
  • Gangtok – Rumtek – Sang – Sirwani – Temi – Damthang – Rabong – Kewzing – Tashiding – Yoksum – Geyzing – Dentam – Rinchenpong – Soreng – Sombaria - Jorthang – Namchi - Rangpo
  • Jorethang - Geyzing - Pelling - Khechopalri Lake - Yuksom - Rabong - Dikchu - Mangan -Lachung - Yumthang and back
  • Gangtok – Rumtek – Sang – Sirwani – Temi – Namchi – Namthang - Rangpo
  • Rangpo – Rhenock – Rongli – Barapathing – Pakyong – Ranipool – Rumtek – Sang – Temi - Ravang – Tashiding
  • Pelling – Gayzing – Legship – Jorethang - Melli
  • Gangtok - Rumtek - Sang - Sirwani - Temi - Namchi - Jorthang - Melli

Location and contact details for travel companies who offer mountain bikes for hire:

Yak & Yeti Travels & Expeditions
Zero Point, NH-31-A, Gangtok, Sikkim - 737101 India
Phone Number: +91-94341-17418, +91-97332-14205, +91-92335-22344
Email: info@yaknyeti.com, visitsikkim@yahoo.com

Siniolchu Travels (Undertaking of Siniolchu Group)
Subba Bhawan, DPH Road Gangtok Sikkim 737101 India
Phone Number: +91-3592-205569, 204582, +91-9434024572, 9932123992
Email:
sinolchutravels@gmail.com
slg_sinolchu@sancharnet.in
sinolchutravels@hotmail.com
sinolchutravels@yahoo.co.uk

Mountain Tours, Treks and Travels
Yuksam, West Sikkim
P.O Yuksam, Dist – Geyzing
Sikkim, India
Phone Number: +91 9679225707, +91 9641352656, +91 9593296657
Email: sikkim.mtt@gmail.com, maxsherpa2004@yahoo.co.in

Adarsh Tours and Travels
Tse-ka commercial complex (Room no 17) 31A National highway Road
Near Private Taxi Stand Gangtok, Sikkim India
Phone Number: +91-3592-320768, +91- 9832079305, 9832448551
Email: adarshtours@yahoo.com, sikkimtours@gmail.com
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