Mountain Biking in Tibet
For those who are looking true biking adventure sports “Biking tour in Tibet “ is one of the best adventure challenge to take up and one of the most fascinating challenges among the mountain bike riders of world It is an extremely different experience as well fabulous ride to enjoy and explore nomad land on planet. Bike riding trip there will allow you to explore some the Tibet’s very secret destinations by encountering its traditional religion, culture and high plane people’s life style. Cycling in Tibet is across the most romantic region in the World and which is situated in the highest average elevation level on the planet. Especially Lhasa to Kathmandu biking trip is most popular biking route which every biker dream of biking once in their lifetime.
We at Himalayan Mentor offer you and organize some of the most selective packages for mountain biking trip in Tibet. The customized biking tour packages are carefully proposed to suite your holiday and our tailor made itineraries are focused on popular destinations of around which are most visited places by travelers. Your biking trip will be supported by four wheel drive jeep where some places along the trail inconvenience to ride on bike or incase of unforeseen circumstances along the journey. Over all every trips is simply the most enjoyable, safe and unforgettable journey.
The entire tour last more than 2 weeks which passes through beautiful sightseeing and biking on the roof-of-the-world. The cycling tour begins from Lhasa, the Tibetan holy city and passing through many isolated Tibetan villages, steep and high mountains and magnificent sceneries. You will be riding across the great Tibetan plateau and stop at various monasteries and historical sites and cycling along the Mt. Everest Base Camp.
Kathmandu - Lhasa - Kathmandu Mountain Biking tour
Day 01: Kathmandu to Lhasa
Fly Kathmandu to Lhasa. Upon arrival at Gonggar airport, and transfer provided to Lhasa City. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Lhasa city tour
Tour on bike in and around Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Half day tour in Lhasa and preparation.
Tour on bike in Lhasa & Preparation for the long ride journey from Lhasa to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Biking
Bike towards as coming from the Airport on a good tarmac road then turn off from the bridge towards near Khamba - La 4794m and camp. Approx 6-7 hrs. Overnight camping or lodge.
Day 05: Yamdrok
Bike over Khambala Pass and descent towards Yamdrok Tso (Lake) and camp at Pede Dzong farther from the lake. Approx: 6-7 hrs. Overnight camping or lodge.
Day 06: Simi-La
Bike to Simi-La 4200m after Karo-La 5045m. Approx 6 hours. Overnight camping or lodge.
Day 07: Gyantse
Bike to Gyantse town Approx 4-5 hours, rest of the afternoon free for the tour of the Monasteries and historical places. Overnight at Gyantse Hotel.
Day 08: Shigatse
Bike to Shigatse, the 2nd biggest city in Tibet. Approx 6 hrs. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 09: Tour around the local city
Rest day for local tour of the Tashilunpo Monastery and market place. Overnight at hotel
Day 10: Biking
Bike to near or about Larze approx 6-7 hrs. Overnight at camp.
Day 11: Biking
Bike over the highest pass of this trip at Gyatso - La 5220m and descent towards Shegar. Overnight at Camp. Approx 6 hours.
Day 12: Lalung-La Pass
Bike past Old Tingri towards Lalung-La Pass (5124m) and Overnight at camp. 6-7 hrs.
Day 13: Nyalam
Bike over the pass and camp after Nyalam town on the green vegetation. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 14: Kodari
Bike towards the border of Zhagmu & Kodari for 3-4 hours and drive to Kathmandu.