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Everest Base Camp on Motorcycle

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Everest Base Camp on Motorcycle
Trip Duration 13 Days
Max-Altitude 5600
Group Size 1-15
Start & End Point Kathmandu
Trip Difficulty Easy
Best Season Spring and Autumn
Trip Price
US$ 7200
US$ 6700 Per Person
Trip Introduction

Overview of Everest Base Camp on Motorcycle

Embark on an unforgettable Everest Base Camp on a motorcycle, taking you through the enchanting landscape of Tibet, teeming with ancient cities, breathtaking Himalayas, and diverse wilderness. Our motorcycle tours from Nepal to Tibet offer an unparalleled experience as you ride through alpine forests, snow-capped landscapes, and desert hills while enjoying the stunning sight of Mt. Everest from the top of the world.

Everest Motorcycle Tour Highlights

  • Experience the thrill of riding on the highest plateau in the world, Tibet.
  • Reach Everest Base Camp (4980m) on the North Face.
  • Explore the famous Potala Palace in Lhasa.
  • Visit some of Tibet’s largest monasteries, including Tashilhonpo, Sera, and Drepung.
  • Enjoy an incredible cross-country adventure between Nepal, Tibet, and China.
  • On a motorcycle tour, immerse yourself in local Tibetan culture and lifestyle during the Everest Base Camp trek.
  • Conquer the highest pass, Gyanchula (5200m)
Trip Schedule

Itinerary of Everest Base Camp on Motorcycle

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

Your once-in-a-lifetime motorcycle adventure to Tibet begins today. Start your journey with a scenic ride to the Kerung Border (Nepal-Tibet Border). Complete the necessary border formalities at Nepalese immigration before proceeding to Chinese immigration. A Tibetan guide will greet you with your Tibet travel permit. After finishing Chinese immigration formalities, drive to Kerong town and check in to your hotel or guest house for the night.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

Drive uphill today to the world’s highest plateau, where you’ll experience the breathtaking panorama of the Himalayan ranges, including Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m) and Mt. Xishapagma (8012m). Weather permitting, you’ll also be able to admire the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8848m) from Tingri.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

Enjoy a scenic drive today, crossing over Gyatchu La (5,220m), the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse. From here, you’ll have the opportunity to take a side trip to Mt. Kailash.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

In the morning, visit the Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery in Shigatse. Continue your drive to Gyantse, where you’ll visit Kumbum Stupa and Phalkor Monastery.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

Experience a full day of picturesque driving, crossing over Karola (5,010m), Kambala (4,749m), and the colorful Yamdrok-Tso Lake. You’ll also drive along the Tibetan lifeline river, Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo).

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

Spend two full days exploring Lhasa, including the famous Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, and Dalai Lama’s Potala Palace. Visit the largest monasteries in Tibet, including Drepung and Sera Monasteries. In the evening, enjoy some free time to explore the old market of Lhasa.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

Spend two full days exploring Lhasa, including the famous Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, and Dalai Lama’s Potala Palace. Visit the largest monasteries in Tibet, including Drepung and Sera Monasteries. In the evening, enjoy some free time to explore the old market of Lhasa.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

After breakfast, ride your motorcycle to Shigatse via the northern route. Stay overnight at a hotel in Shigatse.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

After breakfast, get ready to ride from Shigatse to Tingri. Warm up your motorbike as we journey to Tingri via the Gyanchula Pass. The ride to Tingri may take approximately 6 hours.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

Embark on an exhilarating motorbike ride to Everest Base Camp. Ride to Rongbuk, where you’ll visit Rongbuk Monastery, before continuing to Everest Base Camp. Revel in the thrilling experience of riding atop the world’s highest peak. Take ample time to capture photos and videos at Tibet’s Everest Base Camp before returning to Tingri.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

After breakfast, ride your motorbike to the border town of Kerung.

Accommodation Local Teahouse
Meals Breakfast

As your Tibet biking tour comes to an end, prepare to leave the Tibetan border after a successful motorbiking adventure. Complete the border exit process at the Kerung border. Following the necessary border formalities (Kyirung/Rasuwagadi Border), meet your Nepalese guide on the other side of the border. Be patient as you receive an arrival stamp on your passport. Finally, enjoy your ride back to Kathmandu, having fulfilled your dream of a lifetime motorbiking experience in Tibet.


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Includes/Excludes

What's Included?

  • China/Tibet Visa Fee: The cost of obtaining the necessary visa to enter Tibet.
  • Airport Pickup/Drop Service: A convenient and comfortable airport transfer service to and from your hotel.
  • Hotel Accommodation on Twin Sharing Basis: Comfortable hotel lodging with shared rooms for two people.
  • Daily Breakfast: A nutritious and delicious breakfast is provided each day of your journey.
  • Private Supporting Transportation by Van or Small Truck: A dedicated vehicle to transport luggage and supplies and provide support throughout the tour.
  • Necessary Tibet Travel Permit and Motorbike Permit: All required permits for travelling and motorbike usage in Tibet.
  • Sightseeing and Entrance Fees as per the Itinerary: Admission fees for all the sightseeing destinations and attractions listed in the itinerary.
  • English-Speaking Tibetan Guide: A knowledgeable and friendly English-speaking Tibetan guide will accompany you.
  • All Government and Local Taxes: Inclusive of all applicable government and local taxes.
  • Motorbike Mechanic with Spare Parts: A skilled mechanic with essential spare parts to assist with any motorbike-related issues during the trip.
  • Border Clearance and Assistance: Help with straightforward border formalities and guide the process.

What's Excluded?

  • All International Flight Costs: Expenses related to international air travel to and from your country of origin are not included in the tour package.
  • Insurance of Any Kind: Any form of insurance, such as travel, health, or accident insurance, you may wish to obtain for your security during the trip.
  • Personal Expenses like Beverages, Mineral Water, and Tips: The tour package does not cover out-of-pocket costs for items like drinks, snacks, and gratuities for service providers.
  • Natural and Political Disturbances and Unforeseen Circumstances: Events beyond our control, such as natural disasters, political unrest, or other unforeseen situations that may affect your travel plans or the tour.
Good to Know

Essential Information - Everest Base Camp on Motorcycle

Discover Ancient Cities, Lively Cultures, and Stunning Natural Beauty on Your Motorcycle Tour to Tibet from Nepal

Embark on an exhilarating motorcycle trek from the Kathmandu Valley, a journey that blends cultural heritage with natural splendour. Your ride begins amidst the historic sites and scenic beauty of Kathmandu. As you venture forth, you’ll navigate through vibrant city markets and quaint remote villages, unveiling the dynamic culture of Tibet. The highlands beckon with their unique allure, where you’ll visit the revered lands of the Dalai Lama, marvel at the majestic Mt. Everest, and explore a myriad of fascinating natural and cultural landmarks. The Kathmandu to Lhasa motorcycle journey is an exceptional route to experience the region’s rich tapestry of history and breathtaking landscapes.

Choose Your Perfect Motorbike for the Ultimate Tibet Motorbike Tour

On this ultimate Tibet Motorbike Tour, you can choose between two robust machines: the Royal Enfield Classic 500 CC or the Royal Enfield Himalayan 411 CC. Both bikes are expertly crafted for long journeys across the demanding terrain of the high Himalayas, ensuring a comfortable and thrilling ride. Whether you are an experienced rider or a beginner, the Everest Base Camp motorcycle tour promises an adventure of a lifetime, blending the thrill of riding with the awe-inspiring natural beauty of the mountains.

Customize Your Everest Base Camp on a Motorbike Itinerary with Trek Nepal Himalayas Pvt Ltd.

Trek Nepal Himalayas Pvt Ltd offers a diverse array of itineraries that can be tailored to your specific interests and available time. Our team handles all the essential logistics, including Tibet Travel Permits, visas, road permits, and motorbike permits, to ensure a smooth and enjoyable journey. With our expertise, your Everest Base Camp trek on a motorcycle tour will seamlessly blend adventure and exploration.

Bring Your Bike for a Personalized Experience on the Everest Base Camp Trek a Motorcycle

Bringing your bike is also an option for those who prefer a more personal touch to their journey. We’ll assist you with the necessary documentation and secure the appropriate permits for your ride. Personalizing your Everest Base Camp motorcycle tour with your bike adds a familiar comfort to this extraordinary adventure.

Embark on this thrilling motorcycle tour and experience a journey that takes you through the heart of Nepal’s cultural heritage and Tibet’s captivating landscapes on two wheels. Whether riding a classic Royal Enfield or your bike, this tour will surely be an unforgettable experience, blending adventure, culture, and natural beauty in one extraordinary journey.

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