LhasaYamdrok LakeShigatseMt.EverestNagriMt.KailashLake ManasarovarGuge KingdomZada TholingMt.ShishapamaNamtso Lake
Tibet is acknowledged one of the most mysterious and beautiful places in the world. Our exclusive motorcycle tour offers you the opportunity to ride through stunning Tibetan landscapes while enjoying views of iconic landmarks such as Mount Kailash and Lakes Yomdrok and Manasarovar. This journey is further enhanced by visits to some of Tibet's most revered. Buddhist locations including Jokhang Temple and Drepung Monastery in Lhasa. Your Tibetan adventure is sure to be a remarkable experience that will stay with you for years to come.
Welcome to Tibet, the Roof of the World! Your journey begins at Lhasa where you will be picked up by your tour guide at the airport and escorted to the hotel. You will have the rest of the day to explore the city on your own and adapt to the high altitude. Overnight hotel accommodations in Lhasa.
As part of the acclimatization, we recommend that you avoid strenuous exercise and even bathing. You would better to take some rest and drink plenty of water.
On this day, your guide will assist with the paperwork to obtain your local motorcycle driver's license. The rest of the day can be spend on adapting to the high altitude and exploring the city on your own. Overnight hotel accommodations in Lhasa.
We start today’s Lhasa exploration with an exciting visit to iconic Potala Palace which is regarded as one of the most beautiful buildings in the world.In addition,you will also visit Jokhang Temple which is considered the spiritual heart of Tibetan Buddhism.Our trip would not be complete without walking Barkhor Street,the ancient route to circumambulate Jokhang Temple.The last site of the day will be the famous Sera Monastery,where you will have the opportunity to observe monks debating in a courtyard as they have done for hundreds of years. Overnight hotel accommodations in Lhasa.
A thrilling motorcycle ride is about to begin today!
We will leave Lhasa and ride to Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet. The first site you will reach is the sacred Yamdrok Lake (altitude: 4,400m), the largest freshwater lake on the northern of the Himalayan range.Just passed Yamdrok Lake，you will see the imposing Karola Glacier towering at an altitude of 5,045m. Continuing on, we will arrive at the historical city of Gyantse, home of striking religious sites dating back to the 15th century. From there we will ride to our hotel in Shigatse (altitude 3,800m).
After breakfast we will head to Saga via Lhatse. Keep your eyes open as you may see some the wild animals that roam this region of Tibet. Overnight hotel accommodations in Saga.
On our ride from Saga to Paryang, we will weave our way through the small town of Zhongba amidst enchanting panoramic views. With some luck ,we will see more wild animals upon crossing the Mayum-la pass (5,216m). After a short rest at Darchen, we will ride about 50km to Lake Manasarovar, one of the three sacred lakes in Tibet. Overnight hotel accommodations in Darchen.
Today we will start our ride through the pristine grasslands at the foot of Mt. Kailash where we may spot the rare black-necked crane, with much luck, we may even see a wolf. Breathtaking views of Mt. Kailash will accompany our journey. As we ride on the windy road to Zada the landscape unexpectedly becomes desert-like with peculiar clay forests. Overnight hotel accommodations in Zada.
Early in the morning we ride to Tsaparang, the oldest center of Guge Kingdom where the former Summer Palace of the Kings towers over the landscape. A fortress wall and four temples guard the entrance. On our way back to Zada, we will also enjoy views of Zada Tholing. Another highlight of today will be viewing Mt. Kailash from the Lake Rakshestha. Overnight hotel accommodations in Burang.
This morning we will have the opportunity to witness a dazzling sunrise at Lake Manasarovar before riding back to Saga. As we retrace our original route, we will relish the sight of Mt. Kailash for one last time. Overnight hotel accommodations in Saga.
Today we will cross the Bramaputra River and continue our journey through tranquil sandy plains where herders can often be seen with their yaks and sheep. Midway through today's ride we will stop to appreciate a phenomenal panorama composed of Pelku Tso Lake with Mt. Shishapama in the background, the 14th highest mountain in the world at 8012m. During the course of the day we will enjoy captivating vistas of additional Himalaya peaks such as Mt. Makalu (8,463m), Mt. Lhotse (8,561m), Mt. Everest (8,844m), and Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201m) as we ride to Old Tingri. Our destination is Rongbuk Monastery which is Highest Monastery in the world. Overnight in Monastery guest house.
After breakfast we will depart from Rongbuk Monastery ride to via the Gyawula pass. Atop the pass we will be rewarded with spectacular views of the Himalaya Range, home of the world's highest peaks. Overnight hotel accommodations in Shigatse.
Our day begins with a visit to the official seat of the Panchen Lama: Tashilhunpo Monastery, is the largest and most influential Gelug monastery in the Shigatse Prefecture. We will have the opportunity to walk the cobblestone alleys and visit halls and chapels in this culturally important site. Later in the day,our ride through the Tibetan Plateau takes us to the Nomad area of Tibet on our way to Damxung. We will arrive the land is full of colorful prayer flags—Tanggula view point .Overnight in Damxung Hotel.
After breakfast we leave Damxung and ride to Namtso Lake .We will arrive the land is full of colorful prayer flags—Tanggula view point and then pass the Nagenla Mountain pass( 5190M). Our next destination is Namtso Lake which is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet. Namtso Lake seems like melting into the sky and with star-studded islands.
Then we go back to the motorcycle rental company after we crossed Damxung County and Yangpachen. Our stuff will drive you to the hotel after the motorcycles are be returned.
This morning we will say farewell to Tibet, our guides and driver as this amazing journey comes to the end. We will arrange the transfer to Lhasa airport for your flight.