“A bad day on a mountain bike always beats a good day in the office.” –Mike Brcic, Founder Sacred Rides
What would be the best thing about getting up close and personal with nature? North East India on two wheels would be certainly a perfect choice for every adventure enthusiast.It’s diverse geography, richly-varied landscapes, trails, and peaks make it perfect for beginners and experienced cyclists alike.
Rise to the challenge of Mountain Biking in the Eastern Himalaya with its rugged land of Sikkim make the title suited, world most dangerous adventure sports. Follow the trails of the Beautiful Ravangala or head uphill on the snow-filled routes of Pelling, which makes mountain biking a memorable one with its stunning landscapes, beautiful countryside, and wilderness, which offer a daring challenging to the mountain bikers who want to closely witness the typical culture & tradition of the people.
Take it up a notch in the adobe of clouds, Meghalaya, whose beautiful valleys are filled with natural obstacles to get your adrenaline pumping! Experience an exciting mountain biking trip at Sohiya Village and get a chance to witness the amazing beauty of the region. Ride from the Mawphanlur village located in Khasi Hills to the uphills of Mawlyngbna, which is a clean village,(near Mawlynnong, the cleanest village in Asia.) and a pristine tourist spot with virgin forest, waterfalls, springs and a kayaking paradise at Umkakhoi and a reserve for pitcher plant, local species known as Nepenthes khasiana.
Recently there is Mountain Terrain Biking(MTB) Race referred as “Hornbill’s Flight” held in the land of the downhill mountain, Arunachal Pradesh. Which was the first ever inception in the Northeastern region. The Ride Flagged off from the incredible Mechuka valley and ended up in the Capital of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar covering a distance of 730 km with the participation of 70 riders from India, Germany, Portugal, Nepal and the Czech Republic.
In the land of Festivals, Nagaland has become a veritable hidden treasure for cycling fanatics. Enjoy extreme landscapes with intense colors and explore some of the world’s oldest tribes including the “Headhunters” .There is a mountain biking expedition designed by a team of mountain biking professionals, which starts from Dimapur ascending up to the mountains of Kohima at 1400mts to descending to the Dibrugarh in Assam to terminate the tour covering almost 473 Kms in 10 days! these trails at the high altitudes of Himalayan ranged are tailor-made for exhilarating cycling adventures.
Come, Experience North East India like never before. It is much more then what you thought be!