13 DAYS TIBET MOTORCYCLE ADVENTURE
Tibet Motorcycle tour is great tour to explore Tibetan culture, heritage and spectacular landscape.
It is one of the best among Tibet motorbike tours.
Grade: Moderate to Tough
Best Time: June end – September
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations : Kathmandu – Kyirong-Tingri – Rongbuk (Everest Base Camp) Lhatse – Shigatse – Gyantse – Lhasa.
Morning: after breakfast we will start easy ride up, there is the main checkpost to enter further up at Kyirong . Overnight at a guest house.
Today We will be visiting Milarepa’s cave and Stay at Kyirong. Overnight at a guest house.
Ride to Tingri 150km Overnight at a guest house.
Tingri – Rongbuk or Everest Base camp – Rongbuk (approx. 95Km)Today you will find much excitement. Here starts the taste of the “Top of the World”; the remoteness shows the real beauty of the area that makes you pride of your awaiting since long time. Riding through the remoteness you will be ascending to the Rongbuk.Excursion to Everest base camp- 5200m and back to Rongbuk and overnight stay at Rongbuk Guest house
Day 05 :
Rongbuk – Lhatse (approx 170km); 3900m The riding is pleasant, you will be passing a 5220 meters pass called “Gyatso La” today and continueing riding down to the fertile valley of Lhatze for tonight stay at a local guest house.
Lhatse – shigatse a typical day riding between the villages to Xigaze or Shigatse, the second largest city of Tibet . The ride today is across Tso La Pass (4800 metres), over fairly unpaved roads in the plateau area. After reaching Shigatse, we will transfer you in a better hotel and relax. If interested, you can visit the “Tashilhumpo Monastery”, a vast monastery with its own streets, housing sectors, plazas, back alleys and complex of temples and halls
Shigatse –Gyantse (95 km round trip). This excursion will also take you to an old castle, Kumbum and Palcho Chode monastery. The hotel in Gyantse has good facilities, like the one in Shigatse.
Day 08. Gyantse – Lhasa (270 km) via the Yamdrok Tso
Gyantse to the turquoise Lake “Yamdrok Tso”. You will be crossing the high pass of “Karo La” at 5050m and Kampa la Pass then continue your drive to Lhasa. Elevation – 3650 meters.
Sightseeing Lhasa Dripung and Jokhang
Sightseeing Lhasa Potala and Sera