Motor Biking trip to Everest Base Camp is one of the best adventurous ways to reach the base of Mount Everest. Not only will you reach the Everest Base Camp in Tibet side, but you also get to explore Tibet and its unbelievable beauty. Known as the Roof of the World, Tibet is one of the most remote regions in the world. Riding from Lhasa to the EBC is a life-changing journey that will let you observe two different Himalayan nations. Even though both are known as the Himalayan nations, the cultural and lifestyle differences between them will blow your mind away.
Riding along the Friendship Highway, you will move towards Everest Base Camp. Further, you will take a long descend and reach the former home of the Dalai Lama. On the way to EBC, you will cross 5 high passes exceeding 4,500 meters. The path is 80% tarmac road and 20% non-technical off-road. As you will be riding a motorbike, the journey becomes easier. During your stay in the city, you will visit many cultural heritage sites, where you will get to know the history and traditions of Tibetans.
You will be guided by experienced guides who have extensive knowledge of bike mechanics. Everest Base Camp Motorbike Tour can be customized as per your needs as well. We are open to tailor-made itineraries, or you can also join our departure dates. We offer both small and big group programs, however, groups of less than 5 people can increase the total cost in Tibet. Get in touch with us if you have any queries.
If you are thinking to rent from us then we have a wide range of bikes like Royal Enfield and Honda CRF. We will provide you 411 CC Royal Enfield Himalayan, 500 CC Royal Enfield classic, and Honda CRF motorbikes, which are known as very powerful and comfortable bikes to ride in high altitudes. We do have other brands as well. Get in touch with us to know more about bikes.
You can also ride your own motorbike in Tibet. However, before that there are a few documents, you need to complete. We will help you with that. Once you provide all the necessary papers for your motorbike, we will issue a motorbike permit for you.
You can go on Everest Base Camp Motorbike Tour throughout the year. Still, spring and autumn are the most favorable time of the year to go on this tour in Tibet. the climate is pleasant and the views are also excellent. Winter (December to February) is not recommended to go on the tour, as cold weather makes the journey tough.
Tibet Visa & Travel Permit Information
You have to stay in Nepal for at least three days to get the Tibetan visa. Your original passport, a single copy of the photo, and a completed embassy form with your details are needed to apply for the visa. The embassy form, we will provide you. Likewise, you have to send us to scan a copy of your passport, license, and motorbike blue book (if you are renting from us, then we will give this) at least a month ago for Tibet Travel Permit, self-ride permit, and other formalities.
Riding to Everest Base Camp from Tibet requires special permits that we will arrange for you. If you are traveling with us, we will take care of all formalities, permits, and documents. You have to get Tibet Travel Permit, Tibet Visa, Motorbike Permit, Self-Riding Permit, and Immigration Deposit to go on the Everest Base Camp Motorbike trip. In case, you have Chinese Visa, then it gets canceled while taking Tibet Visa in the Chinese Embassy, Kathmandu, Nepal. We will provide you professional government license holder as a tour guide. He will take care of everything in all the check-points.
These are the lists of things, you have to get before going on Everest Base Camp Motorbike Tour.
Scan copy of passport with 6 months of validity
International driving license
Bluebook of the bike with 5 empty pages (if you are renting from us, then we will give this)
Other bike details (if you are renting from us, then we will give this)
Photograph of the bike with front and back number
Your picture for the visa (White background visa picture at the time of you handover your original passport)
Original passport upon arrival in Kathmandu
Custom deposit payment slip or any other documents provided by Nepali custom while entering in Nepal from India through any borders (only for people who uses Indian borders to enter in Nepal with their bike)
Ride Kathmandu to Shyabrubesi (Elevation 1,140 m) - 125 Km / 7-8 hours. O/N at Guest House
Ride Shyabrubesi to Kerung (Elevation 2,750 m) - 42 KM (3 hours including necessary border formalities) rest of the day acclimatization at Kerung. O/N at Hotel
Ride Kerung to Tingri (Elevation 4300 m) - 244 Km / 5 hours. O/N at Guest House
Ride Tingri to Ronbuk (Elevation 4980 M) Visit Everest Base Camp (Quomolangma base camp) and overnight at Ronbuk: 90 Km/ 3.5 hours, O/N at Guest House
Enjoy your beautiful morning in Ronbuk with the scenic view of Mt. Everest and ride back to Tingri (90km). O/N at Guest House
Ride back to Kerung (244 km - 6/7 Hours). O/N at Hotel
Ride back to Kathmandu (165km 8 Hours).