Himalayan Bike Tours

Himalayan Bike Tours

Overview

Trip Highlights

Grade: Moderate to fairly challenging
Max. Altitude: 5220 m
Duration: 15 days
Bike Ride Days: 11 days
Group Size: Minimum Group size 5, maximum: 14 pax
Region: Kathmandu-Tibet–Lhasa & Everest Base Camp (North)-Kathmandu
Transportation: Royal Enfield Bike 500cc with supporting vehicle
Accomodation: Hotel and Lodge
Season: May - September

Get ready to explore the indigenous Himalayan Bike tour and ride Everest Base Camp with great Himalayan Royal Enfield 500cc. If you are ready to get your motor running, for a couple of weeks into the Asia  "Rooftop of the world", Be ready to grab your Motorcycle tour to Tibet with the trusted adventure organizers.Tibet gives you the best opportunities to ride into the world highest mountain ride. This ride with us was started in 2001 making us the pioneer of the Royal ride to the overland of Tibet, China from Nepal. When there was no other agency to make it possible. We were able to give riders with most adventurous Himalayan Motorbike Tour.

In the early age of Nepal Tibet Everest Motorcycle tour, riders were able to experience off-road ride till the base camp of Everest Making it one of the most valuable destinations to visit in, Now most of the road is fully blacked topped till the point of Everest Base Camp where you can enjoy your ride and view of Everest in a one go.

After the devastating earthquake in 2015 that hit Nepal and Tibet the route of Nepal and Tibet border from Kodari- Nyalm has been fully closed making it impossible for the riders to take part in this biggest ride of all time with us. Since then the route has been changed and now new route has been opened for the riders to be part of Himalayan motorbike tour that takes place every year.

This antique ride takes you across the stunning views of Himalayas, lakes, monasteries, nomadic settlements to the Everest Base Camp and Rongbuk a base camp of Everest from Tibet China. While you are on this ride with us you will experience a roadway that takes us to Mt Kailash and Manasarovar from Saga, the capital city of Tibet, Lhasa which is also known as the house of his Holiness Dalai Lama called Potala Palace. Also if you are interested to try Local Food be sure to let your guide know about it he will make sure that you will be able to try some of the best cuisine available in the city.

The moments of realities are different when you live your life to the utmost without regretting anything, so just don’t wish but be part of the ride and get yourself ready to twist the throttle of Royal Enfield 500 in the Land of Nepal Tibet via Everest Motorcycle tour and let yourself be the expertise among your friend bragging about what you did and what other should do and with whom they should be with to make it all possible

If you are among the real rider, with the finish of one adventure next adventure ride will be available on your bucket list. Be sure to check our other tour if you are interested to make this tour in the land of Asia. If your next destination in an off-road is sure to check our off-road ride to Mustang or if you are searching for the Spiritual ride then be part of Mt Kailash and Mansarovar ride in.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1,350m.) Rest and Relax. O/N at Hotel
Upon arrival in Kathmandu International airport, our tour guide will transfer you to your hotel. At the hotel lobby there will be a short briefing about the tour whilst the guest are having welcome drinks. Later the guest can retire to the allocated rooms for much deserved shower and rest. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing & visa processing. Check the Bike Introduction.
After breakfast in the hotel restaurant, meet at the hotel lobby for your city sightseeing in Kathmandu. We will visit Swambhunath & Durbar Square, Hanuman Dhoka, Kumari Temple Evening free for personal activities. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 03: Ride Kathmandu to Nyalam (3700M) - 158 KM.
Early morning scenic drives to KODARI (Nepal - Tibet border) crossing through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and riding along Bhote Koshi (River from Tibet) and enjoying beautiful views. Go through necessary border formalities both at Nepalese and Chinese immigration, and then drive to Nyalam. Overnight at the Guest House.

Day 04: Ride Nyalam to Tingri (Approx. 152 KM) - Shegar- (4300M)-234 KM.
Drive to Tingri via Lalungla pass from where you can enjoy the beautiful view of Mt Xisapangma (8212m) and Mt. Cho-oyu (8201m) and continue journey to Shegar. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 05: Ride Tingri to Shigatse (3850 M) - 240 KM. 
Drive to Shigatse through the beautiful views and crossing over the Gyanchula Pass (5200M) continue Journey to Shigatse. Visit Panchen Lama’s Tashilompu Monastery. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 06: Shigatse
While the permits are being taken care of, proceed for the sightseeing tour of the Panchen Lama’s Tashilhunpo Monastery. The monastery was founded in 1447 by GendunDrup, the first Dalai Lama. It is the seat of the Panchen Lama who comes only second to the Dalai Lama in Tibetan Buddhist Hierarchy. The 5th Dalai Lama declared him his teacher, then the Abbot of Tashilhunpo, a manifestation of the Buddha Amitabha and the Panchen Rinpochhe. Tashilhunpo has one of the world’s largest statues - a 9 storeyed gilded bronze statue of Maitriya, the future Buddha.
Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 07: Ride to Gyantse (3950 M) – Lhasa (3650m) 351km.
Drive to Gyantse, visit Khumbula Stupa and Phalkhor Monastery. Then drive to Lhasa via Yamdrok Lake, and over high passes of Kora la (5010M) and Kambala (4794M). Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 08/09: Two Full Days Sightseeing tour in Lhasa city and around Lhasa. We will be visiting the various interesting sites ( Potala Palace , Sera monastery, Drepung Monastery, Norbulingka palace etc). Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 10: Ride to Shigatse (3850 M) - 260 KM. 
Drive through beautiful country side of Tibet, enjoying the beautiful views and explore of local surroundings. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 11: Ride to Shegar (4300 M) - 240 KM.
Drive to Shegar with beautiful views on the horizon and crossing over the Gyanchula Pass (5200M) towards Shegar. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 12: Ride to Everest Base Camp (EBC) (5200 M) - 220 KM.
Scenic drive to Rongbuk through the beautiful Tibetan countryside. Visit Rongbuk Monastery: Rongbuk is claimed to be the highest monastery in the world and explore Everest Base Camp from North Tibet. Overnight at the Guest House.

Day 13: Excursion around Mt. Everest Base Camp and ride to Zhangmu (2300 M) –350 KM.
Ride through beautiful landscape and Tibetan country side crossing via Lalungla pass from where you can enjoy the beautiful views of Mt Xisapangma (8212m) and Mt. Cho-oyu (8201m). Continue journey to Zhangmu. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 14: Ride Zhangmu to Kathmandu. (1400 M) – 130 KM.
Ride up to Border. After necessary border formalities  ride to Kathmandu through the beautiful Nepalese country side and enjoying stunning views.

You will be greeted back by representatives from Nepal who will assist in completing Nepal Customs and Immigration. Afterwards ride 120 Km (4 hours) back to Kathmandu.
Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 15: Final Departure
Free for final departure transfer to the airport for onward flight. 

Dates, Prices & what is included in & excluded:
Spring-MAY 2019/ 2020 Booking Open join now
Arriving Date: 11th May 2019
Starting Date: 13th May 2019
Ending Dates: 24 May 2019
Departure Dates: 25 May 2019 
 
Autumn-SEPTEMBER 2019/ 2020
Arriving Date: 10th September 2019
Starting Date: 12th September 2019
Ending Dates: 23rd September 2019 
Departure Dates: 24th September 2019 Limited Ride available
 
Fastest online booking destination with us. Be sure to take part and get your ride avalaible. 2019/ 2020 booking has also started.

Total Trip Cost : US$ 5,114.00 Per Person on twin room. 
Single room/ Surcharge cost: US$ 450.00 per single.
 
Extra: Tibet/China Visa fee US$ 114.00 per person. Extra: US$ 95.00 per person for American Nationals. (Subject to change)

Extra: If incase of fly from Lhasa/Kathmandu oneway airfare US$ 489.00 Person

Cost Includes :

  • Arrival and Departure Airport transfer in a private car, accompanied by an English speaking representative.
  • 3 nights 3 star Hotel on twin sharing basis in Kathmandu with breakfast and inclusive of all applicable govt.taxes.
  • Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu as per the itinerary with a private vehicle and English speaking guide.
  • Hotels / Guest House in Tibet on twin sharing (3 star standard Hotels)
  • Meals i.e. Breakfast & Dinner at Hotels / Guesthouses OR local restaurants on en-route stopovers (in Tibet)
  • All entry fees to the sites and monasteries for both Motor bikes and members
  • Everest Conservation fee for members, bikes, Crews and vehicle
  • All necessary Tibet entry and road permits,
  • Motor bike custom entry fee at China custom
  • Temporary Motor Bike license and driving license,
  • 1 Local Tibetan English speaking guide
  • Hire of 500CC Royal Enfield Motorcycle and spare parts of bikes(Whichever applicable)for the entire trip
  • One mechanic from Nepal, their accommodation, meals and daily wages.
  • Cost of fuel for the bikes and mechanic as well as engine oil top up.
  • Back up support of a Truck to carry support staff and clients personal baggage/gears, guide from Tibet.
  • Bike Deposit Amount in Chinese Custom
     
  • Cost Excludes :
  • Travel/ medical insurance
  • Air ticket and Air tax if needed
  • Lunch in Kathmandu and throughout the tour in Tibet (Approx US$ 10-18 per meal)
  • Nepal entry & and re-entry of US$ 40.00 for 30 days upon arrival at the Kathmandu airport or Nepal Border.
  • China/Tibet Visa fee US$ 114 per person. extra US$ 95 per person for American nationals
  • Personal biking clothing including Helmets
  • Photography charges for still and Video cameras at Monasteries in Tibet
  • Emergency and Evacuation costs, travel / medical insurance / Personal insurance of the riders
  • Any extra cost in the event of landslides and personal nature expenses
  • Bank transfer fees, cancellation fee if there is unforced situation, Politically disturbance any region of Visa rejected by Chinese Embassy
  • Personal nature such as bar bills, alcoholic beverages,bottled drinks, extra mileage, personal gratuities such as tips to guides, drivers and Mechanics
  • Costs incurred due to natural calamities, strikes, and break downs and beyond the control and its associates.

    Please e-mail us at parikramatreks@gmail.com to get a quote for you or your group. Please insure yourself from the country of your origin. Insurance and emergency rescue are not included.
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