Tibet Motorbike tour-14 Days 14 Days

Trip Code : HH/TIT-01
Accomodation : Hotel and Resort
Duration : 14  Days
Grading : Easy
Activity : Biking
Starts at : Kathmandu
End at : Kathmandu
Trip Route : Kathmandu-Kodari-Sigatse
Best Season : Mar-may,Sep-Nov

Overview

Tibet Motor Bike tour via Kathmandu is an excellent bike tour package for travel lover who seeks a unique experience and is a bike traveling lover. Tour to Tibet in Bike the thrilling journey set of Khumbu Alpine Travel.

 Tibet motorbike tour rides beaten trail from Kerung border to the Everest Base Camp. It is one of the great adventure travel in Tibet. We can enter Tibet from Kerung border and return through the same trail. Tibet motorbike tour reaches the north Everest Base Camp (5200 meters) passing typical Tibetan cities and villages. This bike tour combines the Lhasa city, Everest Base Camp, Gyantse, Rongbuk, Shigatse, Tingri and many other Tibetan villages.

The Khumbu Alpine Travel is a well reputational institution. We accommodate our enthusiastic traveler via Tibet motor Bike tour with the best guidance and technical assistance. 

Tibet biking tour is favorable all year. However, the best credit time to start a motorbike tour is from April to November. These months offer a biker a more enjoyable air, high and deep blue sky, wonderful landscape with the beautiful Himalayas. The month of December, January and February are months of the cold season. Importantly, we do not recommend taking a bike tour during these months.

TRIP HIGHTLIGHTS

  • Lifetime experience of motorbiking in the himalaya
  • Explore Everest Base Camp
  • Ride streets of Lhasa
  • Wander Barkhor Square, Tranquil Norbulingka, Potala Palace, and others
  • Observe Nepal-Tibet connecting border Kerung

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel (1400 Mtr/4592 Ft)


We receive you at the airport as a part of our welcome program and escort you to the hotel. On our way, we have a brief detail about the motorcycle tour to Tibet.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 2: Observe Kathmandu valley and prepare for a bike tour


We take breakfast and make our way to historical monuments available in Kathmandu. Some of the ancient monuments to name a few are Bouddhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Each of these sacred shrines has rich art and architecture that appeals to every traveler.Later, we go through our legal paperwork to arrange the biking tour permits.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 3: Moto ride from Kathmandu to Kodari (3800 Mtr/12464 Ft)


Kodari is a close Nepal and Tibet borderline. We take the ride from Kathmandu to Zhangmu (1900 meters) then to Nyalam (3800 meters) at Kodari.

Overnight at the guesthouse.


Day 4: Ride to Tingri (4000 Mtr/13120 Ft) and distance about 160 km.


We take early breakfast and make an easy bike ride. We enter the main checkpoint to further go at Nyalam. We visit Milarepa’s cave on the way. We further proceed to Tingri on our bike. From Tingri, we can have a glance at the great Himalayas including Mt. Everest (8848 meters).

Overnight at the guest house.


Day 5: Ride from Tingri to Lhatze (3900 Mtr/12792 Ft) and distance about 150 km.


The ride is very pleasant. We pass our ride over 5220 meters pass, “Gyatso LA”. On our way, we have an appealing landscape and beautiful hills and mountains. Then, we continue our ride down to fertile land Lhatze.

Overnight at the guest house.


Day 6: Ride from Lhatze to Xigatse (4000 Mtr/13120 Ft) and distance about 150 km.


We have a typical ride between the native villages of Xigatse. It is the second-largest city of Tibet. We ride across Yulung La (4950 meters) over unpaved roads. After belonging to Shigatse, we make our way to the hotel to rest and relax. We make our time as well to visit the Tashilhumpo monastery.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 7: Ride from Shigatse to Gyantse (4000 Mtr/13120) and distance around 90 km.


We follow the trail riding towards Gyantse. The ride takes the way to cultivated areas. The gravel road has lined polar trees and it is a distinct feature of Tibet. The drive offers excursion of the picturesque village of Kardori, old castle, Kumbun, and Palcho Chode monastery.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 8: Ride along Lhasa from Gyantse via Yamdrok Tsho and distance about 280 km.


We ride over off and paved road today from Gyantse to the sacred lake “Yamdork Tsho”. We pass over a high pass  “Karo La (5050 meters) and carry on our ride to Lhasa. Lhasa is the city rich in monasteries like awe-inspiring Potala Palace. The city is a more developed and good infrastructure. We explore the attributes and features of Lhasa.

Day 9: Day 9: Exploration and sightseeing in and out of Lhasa


We ride along the corner and different streets of Lhasa. We observe the intensifying sites like Potala Palace, Sera monastery, Norbulingka Palace, Drepung Monastery and others. Our day today becomes peaceful and spiritual as we visit these religious sites that have rich art and architecture.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 10: Ride from Lhasa to Shigatse and distance about 250 km.


We make our ride on paved roads. We have an early breakfast and follow Riverbed of the Kyi Chu River. Similarly, we also ride via the Brahmaputra valley. After observation of Brahmaputra Valley, we take the straight highway to “Yarlung Tsangpo”.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 11: Motor ride to Xegar (4400 meters) and distance around 250 km.


We take a morning breakfast and ride from Shigatse to Lhatse. After reaching Lhatse, the slope ride to the Gyatso LA (5220 meters). Then, descend our ride int Xegar and stay in an Everest View hotel.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 12: Ride from Xegar to Rongbuk then to Everest Base Camp and distance about 130 km.


Our ride fills the taste of Mount Everest. Exploration via the Everest region is appealing and awe-inspiring. Later, we ride through the remoteness of Everest Base Camp a\to reach Rongbuk. We examine the Rongbuk and Everest Base Camp and ride back to Rongbuk.

Overnight at the guesthouse.  


Day 13: Ride to Nyalam to Zhangmu to Kathmandu and distance about 180 km.


We start our ride downhill from Nyalam to Zanghmu. The elevation here dramatically decreases. Thereafter, we follow immigration, customs clearance and check post-clearance in the Zhangmu. We continue our ride to Kathmandu via motorcycle.

Overnight at the hotel.


Day 14: Departure to the native destination


We have a farewell program. After completion of the program, we take you to the airport for flight.


What's included

  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with twin sharing on BB basis.
  • One English speaking Tibetan Guide
  • Tibet visa fee (US$ 175 for US National & US$ 85 for Other National)
  • 1 Support Jeep in Tibet.
  • 1 Support Truck for whole trip.
  • All necessary permits.
  • Temporarily Chinese motor bike driving licence.
  • Each Person 500 CC Royal Enfield Motorbike. Fuel for Motor bike.
  • 1 Mechanic (Royal Enfield specialist) and his all expenses (food, accommodation, wages, visa, permits etc).
  • Spare parts (tube, wires/cable, bolts, light bulb etc) *Note: Charges may applicable for major parts damaged during bike rides (Insurance recommended)
  • All ground transportation
  • All Meals during the trip

What's not included

  • Nepal visa fee
  • Travel Insurance (must cover all risk undertaken including motor bike accidental damage cost).
  • Liquor beverages (hard and soft drinks).
  • Expenses of personal nature, phone calls, laundry etc
  • Gratuity to staff.
  • Any other meals and early return from the trip due to any reason than the scheduled itinerary

Good to Know

Personal Equipment List for Bike tour

Head

 
  • Warm Hat
  • Cap
  • Face Mask / Muffler/Baaf/ Balaclava

Upper Body:
 
  • Wind stopper/Waterproof Jacket
  • Down Jacket
  • Fleece Jacket/ trousers
  • Thermol
  • T-shirts
  • Water/wind proof thin gloves ( To be comfort for using accelerator)

Lower Body
 
  • Trousers(light weight long Paint)
  • Underwear
  • wind stopper/waterproof Paint
  • Fleece or woolen pants

Feet
 
  • Thin Lightwear/heavy poly or wool Socks
  • Sandals
  • Gam Boot
  • Normal boot
  • Spare Shoes

Accessories
 
  • Duffel bag or Suitcase
  • Sun Screen Lotion
  • Small Day Pack
  • Personal Medical Kit
  • Chapstick/Sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Spare batteries for Camera and Flash Light
  • Hand Towel
  • Toilet Kit for Toothbrush,Toothpaste,comb,Sunscreen etc
  • Day pack cover
  • Head lamp with extra Batteries
  • Sun Glasses with UV protection and goggles for higher altitude while riding

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