Everest Base Camp Motorbike Tour - 10 Days


    Motorbike Tour to Everest Base Camp is 8 days riding via Kerung boarder and back to Kathmandu Nepal through same way. Organized tour is with professional Tibetan Guide, Mechanic from Nepal and backup vehicle.               

Motorbike Tour to Everest base Camp is from Kathmandu Nepal crossing through Kerung boarder to Tibet. 7 days riding tour plans is including one extra day staying in Kerung for acclimatization. The preparation time begins in Kathmandu Nepal. Hiring your motorbike, discussion the tour plan together with the team and mechanic before starting. The recommended bike for Tibet Everest Base Camp is now Himalayan royal Enfield. This is with reasonable cost on hire, light in weight and comfortable for single riding. Although, there are many choices to hire a bike in Kathmandu Nepal. Royal Enfield 550 cc, Honda CRF are the optional one. 

First day of motor biking reach at first Tibetan town Kerung through Nuwakot, Rasuwa and Rasuwagadi. Kerung is about 2,900 miter altitudes we stay one more night here to acclimatize in altitude. Next ride to Tingri through vast Tibetan plateau, scenic Himalayan views and passing high passes about 5,000 miters. The third day of riding reaches near at Mount Everest, Tingri. Ride to Everest Base Camp through Ronbuk monastery next day and back to Tingri again for the overnight. Motorbike Tour than riding back same way to Kathmandu Nepal through Kerung boarder.

This tour itinerary can be customized as per your interest if you are planning for private tour. Another most famous biking route towards Lhasa and Mount Kailash region is optional route to extend your Motor biking itinerary. We can offer our group joining tour for individual rider. Having small group less than 5 peoples in a team cost high in Tibet, this is the reason we suggest have at least 5 rides team or join our group. The best season for this tour is from April to May months and October and November months every year. Month of March in every year, Tibet do not allow any foreigner to enter their country.      

Our next departure date for EBC Motorbiking tour is in 10 April 2019. Join us for the same date or choose your own date if you are looking for private tour.              

Outline Itinerary

Day 01:Arrive in Kathmandu international airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight at Hotel

Day 02:Day in Kathmandu. Trip preparation and Overnight at Hotel

Day 03:Motorbike to Kerung from Kathmandu. (124km – 8 Hours) Overnight at Guest house 2,900m

Day 04:Day rest and acclimatization in Kerung. Overnight at Guest house

Day 05:Motorbike to Tingri (255 km - 7 Hours) Overnight at Guest House 4,300m

Day 06:Motorbike to Everest Base Camp (5,200m) and ride back to Ronbuk Monastery. Overnight at Guest House 5,000m

Day 07:Spend easy morning at Ronbuk with the scenic view and ride back to Tingri. Overnight at Guest house

Day 08:Motorbike back to Kerung. Overnight at guest house

Day 09:Ride back to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel

Day 10:Departure

Cost Includes

    • Arrival and departure arrangement
    • Accommodation in Kathmandu twin sharing room with breakfast
    • Accommodation in local hotel/ guest houses in Tibet on twin sharing with breakfast
    • Tibet travel permit and visa
    • Permit of Motorbike and immigration deposit for security
    • Backup transportation in entire trip
    • Professional mechanic
    • Government license holder Professional Tibetan guide
    • Immigration formalities
    • Management of emergency evacuation
    • First Aid box
    • Government taxes and all service charge 

Cost Excludes

    • Lunch and Dinner in entire tour
    • Bottled drinks including drinking water, bar bills
    • Personal equipment and riding gears
    • Cost of Motorbike hiring (USD 50 for Royal Enfiel 55occ, USD 45 for Himalayan Royal Enfield, USD 75 for Honda CRF)
    • Fuel in y our Motorbike (Fuel station is easy to find on the way) 
    • Cost of emergency evacuation in case of need
    • Medical expenses
    • Personal trip insurance
    • Any tipping
    • Any cost in damage in motorbike, any parts exchange in Motorbike during your riding 

Important Note

3 working days is required for Tibetan visa in Nepal
Your stay in Nepal should be at least 3 full working days for final Tibetan visa. It is before you starts your trip. We need original passport, one copy of visa photo and fill an embassy form (we provide you) with your details. At least a month ago, We need passport scan copy, your license copy and Motorbike blue book (If you are hiring with us, we will have this details with us) for Tibet travel permit, self-ride permit and other formalities

You do not need to obtain visa or any permits, we do look after every arrangement
Riding to Everest Base Camp Tibet need special permits. Chinese visa in your passport is not require. We do look after every arrangements. Tibet permit, Tibet Visa, Motorbike permit, Self-ridding permit and immigration deposit are arrange by us. If you have any Chinese visa in your passport already, it cancel while we take your Tibet visa from Chinese Embassy Kathmandu Nepal. Tour is leading by professional government license holder our Tibet guide. He or she will look after immigration formalities, formalities in every checking points and other arrangement.     

Detail Itinerary

Day 1Arrive in Kathmandu international airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight at Hotel Representative from Nepal Highland Treks pick up from international airport and transfer to Hotel. Your arrival in Nepal should be before 12 to apply final Tibetan visa. If you are not able to arrive before this time, your arrival should be a day before. We collect your original passport, a visa picture and you have to fill a Embassy for with your details.

Day 2Day in Kathmandu. Trip preparation and Overnight at Hotel Day in Kathmandu for preparing the tour. Tour briefing together with the riding team, mechanic and team from Nepal highland Treks. Test riding with your bike around Kathmandu valley in historical places. You can visit UNESCO heritage sites with your bike. Hindu temples, Buddhist stupa and Oldest palaces.

Day 3Motorbike to Kerung from Kathmandu. (124km – 8 Hours) Overnight at Guest house 2,900mstart riding very early in the morning. It is log day journey through remote road to Langtang national park till Rasuwagadi through Nuwakot, Dhunche, Shyabrubesi. Cross Nepal Tibet boarder at Rasuwagasi and ride another 24 kilometer to reach Kerung, the first Tibetan town

Day 4Day rest and acclimatization in Kerung. Overnight at Guest house It is day of acclimatization which help to be acclimatized your body in altitude. Also try to ride around the town and may be reach up to second Kerung town altitude almost 4000 miters. Be prepare for next riding into scenic Tibetan road near Everest

Day 5Motorbike to Tingri (255 km - 7 Hours) Overnight at Guest House 4,300m Ride in big and well paved road over highland of big Tibetan plateau. The Himalayas are stunning from high passes. Explore beautiful lakes and the local settlement with their daily unique activities. Tingri is unique Tibetan town from here, we can see Mount Everest view and other neighbor mountain peaks

Day 6Motorbike to Everest Base Camp (5,200m) and ride back to Ronbuk Monastery. Overnight at Guest House 5,000mIt is day of reaching at Base Camp of Mount Everest north side. Ride to there through Ronbuk monastery. Exploration and ride back to Ronbuk for overnight. Ronbuk is last tea house point near Everest Base Camp. Clear view of Mount Everest and other mountain can be seen from here.

Day 7Spend easy morning at Ronbuk with the scenic view and ride back to Tingri. Overnight at Guest houseMoring time spends with scenic view of Mount Everest and other Himalayan peaks. Visit oldest Ronbuk monastery nearby. Latter ride back to Tingri via same road.

Day 8Motorbike back to Kerung. Overnight at guest house The same way back to Kerung today. Well paved road with scenic views of Lakes, Mountain, Land and local Tibetan settlement. we also can enter at the village and explore loal house, their lifestyle from near. Overnight at guest houses.

Day 9Ride back to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel Ride down to the Nepal Tibet immigration. Say good bye to Tibetan driver and Guide. After immigration formalities, ride again to Kathmandu Nepal through same way.

Day 10Departure Final departure from Nepal. our representative drop you to international airport. It is important to reach at international airport before 3 hours from your original flight time

Departure Dates

Our 10 April group departure cost is USD 1510 per person. Tour cost for other date may different. Please make sure by sending us email: nfo@nepalhighlandtreks.com. You can plan to make  your private tour for flexible / Customized itinerary.  

Start Date End Date Cost Status Booking
10 April, 2019 19 April, 2019 US$ 1510 Guaranteed Book Now

Useful Info

Hiring Motorbike
Nepal Highland Treks provide Motorbike Hiring services. The best motorbike for Tibet Everest Base Camp tour is Himalayan Royal Enfield. It may cost you USD 50 per day not including fuel on it. It also has option to take other categories Motorbike like Royal Enfield 350/550. 

Tibet visa with entry permit of Motorbike is main document in this tour. We need passport scan copy and your international motorbike license to obtain Tibet travel permit with your Motorbike. We also need your original passport and passport size of picture at Kathmandu Nepal for final visa approval.  

Accommodation in the trip
Simple accommodations on local guest houses are available in Tingri and Ronbuk. That is for 3 nights. Rest of the places has option to choose either basic accommodation in Hotel and Guest houses or standard accommodation. Standard accommodation in Tibet part is up to 3 star category Hotels and guest houses. More than 3 starts hotels are only available in Kathmandu Nepal in this trip   

Foods and drinks in the Tour
There are plenty of restaurants entire in this trip. Lunch and Dinner in extra cost from this package and you can easily buy it every place. Only basic Tibetan and Chinese styles of foods are available in Tingri and Ronbuk. Mineral water for drinking and other drinks are available in every stops.     

There will be registered Tibetan guide for all the formalities in immigration inside Tibet. Additional Tibetan driver in backup transportation and one mechanic with his tool box from Nepal. Backup transportation in Nepal side will be Nepali vehicle with Nepali driver.  


Trip Fact

Starting Price
US$ 1510.00 (Per Person)
  • Duration: 10 Days
  • Trip Grade Moderate to Strenuous
  • Destination Tibet
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