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Tour Of The Dragon

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Tour of the Dragon | Bicycle Race in Bhutan

  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Place: Bumthang

Though the road of Bhutan is quite narrow, I should say nothing can stop one to go for biking and cycling feeling the breach of cool wind blowing all unwanted thoughts and tension away from the mind. 

Insight into Duration, Dates, & Features

Tour Features

The Tour of the Dragon starts in Bumthang and travels 268 km over 4 mountain passes before finishing in Thimphu town square. Billed as one of the toughest one day mountain bike races in the world.

Tour Of The Dragon Dates for 2023
  • Starting Date: 2nd September 2023
  • Ending Date: 2nd September 2023
Tour Of The Dragon Insights

The Tour of the Dragon is 286 kilometers long bike race in Bhutan, we would classify it as an ultra-marathon mountain bike race over exceptionally difficult routes.

Highlights

Festival Packages

Duration: 9 Days

Duration: 9 Days

Duration: 9 Days

Duration: 9 Days

Tour of the Dragon

Bumthang to Thimphu

The Tour of the Dragon starts in Bumthang and travels 268 km over 4 mountain passes before finishing in Thimphu town square.

Billed as one of the toughest one-day mountain bike races in the world.

The Tour of the Dragon is not a road bike race, a traditional mountain bike race, or a gravel grinder since it does not fall into any of UCI’s categories.

Because the event is 286 kilometers long, we would classify it as an ultra-marathon mountain bike race over exceptionally difficult routes.

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