The craze to ride the bike to different part of the world has been growing in numbers and the ride to Everest base camp is obviously a dream which every rider has in their bucket list of Travel. Same was for our team till 2001. In 1998 we opened Parikrma Treks and by 2000 we were able to gather 10 riders who were eager to make a ride from Nepal to Tibet. Without any knowledge of roads and the challenge that is waiting for us we hop on our Royal Enfield 500 cc Standard model took the best chance to explore this beautiful path of riding Himalayan motorbike tours to Everest Base Camp. The dream which we riders has started to dream has now become the reality for the ride to the top of the world with the most thrilling and most challenging roads ways and altitude put in from of us directly by god to make us feel like we are in heaven.
The value of the tears of joy, happiness, falls, attack from yaks , beauty and the difficulty to get along with the road with the rise in altitude experience was worth a million for all 10 of us. Then we riders vows with tears in our eyes and the smile in our face to make it the best destination. Standing as pioneer of Himalayan motorbike tours our job now was to make it known, so we started to offer a tour plan for the riders, club, tour operators and agencies with the proper guidance for this Himalayan Motorcycle Adventure.
Almost after these 2 decades of long journey our riders are happy to see 100 % success and hope that all the riders has same experience like we did though road condition has drastically changed. Our teams are still focused of this Everest Base camp motorbike tour and will still take you to this ride as our very first day and let you experience it as same as us. Now we can also take the extraordinary Himalyan Motorcycle tours for Mt. Kailash on Tibet and to different off-road track in Nepal for Enduro Riders. Feel free to check it out and let us know your interest for the ride.
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu (1350m) and transfer to Hotel
Briefing about the tour. Meet your mechanic and we collect your original passports, fill a form with one PP size of your picture for tour Tibetan visa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 2: Day in Kathmandu. Test riding around Kathmandu valley. Cover historical places of Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel
We prepare your Tibetan visa and you can visit UNESCO heritage sides in Kathmandu valley. Hindu temples, Buddhist stupa, typical villages, oldes palace etc. It also will be your test riding before long journey.
Day 3: Kathmandu-Syabrubesi: Enjoy a steep winding descent to Trishuli with a beautiful scenery to match and ride along rolling hills,deep forests, and flowing streams. (120 km, approx. 5-6 hrs, 2000m)
Day 4: Syabrubesi-Kyirong: Head towards the Nepal-Tibet border town of Kyorung (60 km, approx. 1-2 hrs, 2700m)
Day 5: Kyorung- Saga: Beautiful Tibetan landscape welcomes you this day as you ride through a number of valleys and ride along the banks of the mighty Brahmaputra River. (250 km, approx. 5-6 hrs, 4640m)
Day 6: Saga-Shakya: Scenic ride that crosses over 5 passes, and follow a route towards a sprawling river valley and picturesque traditional villages. (350 km, approx. 7-8 hrs)
Day 7: Shakya-Gyantse: Opportunity to explore Sakya monastery, the center of Sakya order, and at Gyantse be amazed visiting GyantseKubum, the most unique and magnificent building in Tibet. (244 km, approx. 5-6 hrs, 3950m)
Day 8: Gyantse-Lhasa: Head towards Lhasa and on the way ride along picturesque trail of the turquoise colored Lake Yamdrok. (265 km, approx. 5-6 hrs, 3650m)
Day 9: Lhasa: Ride to the majestic Potala Palace and Drepung Monastery, and observe intricate Tibetan art while listening to ancient Buddhist chantings.
Day 10: Lhasa- Lhatse: Begin the return journey and ride the northern route to Lhatse and prepare ascending to 5248 M, the Gyatso la pass which is the highest section of the journey. (425 km, approx. 7-8hrs, 4050m)
Day 11: Lhatse- Rongbyuk: Head towards Rongbuk, and to the site of Everest Base Camp. (186 km, approx. 4-5 hrs, 4920m)
Day 12: EBC Rongbyuk-Tingri: Excursion around Everest Base Camp on dirt road by the Dzakar Chu River and board the coach for the ride to view the awe inspiring views of the highest mountain in the World. (102 km, approx. 3-4hrs, 4050m)
Day 13: Tingri-Kyirong: Ride the vastness of Tibetan landscape, the highest plateau in the World, with breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan range.(280 km, approx. 6-7hrs)
Day 14:Kyirong-Kathmandu: Cross Nepal-Tibet friendship bridge and ride towards Kathmandu. (180 km, approx. 6-7 hrs)
Day 15: Departure Transfer to Airport
Tour Cost : US$ 5,114.00 per person, sharing a twin room.
SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: US$ 480.00 Per Person.
Extra: Tibet/China Visa fee US$ 190.00 for American National
Extra: Tibet/China Visa fee US$ 114.00 for Other Nationals
Extra: Lhasa/Kathmandu oneway airfare US$ 489.00 Per Person
COST DOES NOT INCLUDES:-
Note: Minor Repairs like break shoe, spark plug, clutch plate, tubes, cable (01 set only) and engine oil has been included in The cost. However if more breakage happen due to rough handling/accidents/theft etc, the clients will have to bear the cost.
|Grade:||moderate to strenuous||Max-Altitude:||5248|
|Trek Region:||N/A||Starts in/ Ends in:||N/A|
|Trek Duration:||14 Nights / 15 days||Type of trek:||Motorbike tour|
|Best Season:||May - September|
Our scheduled group joining Dates:
Arriving Date: 7th May 2018 ( Monday )
Starting Date: 10th May 2018 ( Thursday )
Ending Dates: 19th May 2018 ( Saturday )
Departure Dates: 20th/21st May 2018 ( Sunday/Monday )
Arriving Date: 10th September 2018 ( Monday )
Starting Date: 13th September 2018 ( Thursday )
Ending Dates: 22nd September 2018 ( Saturday )
Departure Dates: 23rd/25th September 2018 ( Sunday/ Monday )