Lhasa To Kathmandu Mountain Biking Tour
This mountain bike tour starts in Kathmandu and heads onto the Tibetan Plateau before we cycle more than 1100 kms down to the fertile rice fields of Nepal. This mountain bike tour offers one of the world’s longest and steepest mountain bike descents from Lhasa to Kathmandu – an unbelievable 4600m. The roads are predominantly crushed stone roads which had over spectacular mountain passes. The highlight of the mountain biking tour comes when we arrive at the monastery of Rongbuk and see Mount Everest Base Camp (5200m) from your mountain bike. This is the only mountain biking tour in the world where you can visit Everest Base Camp with a mountain bike.
Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu.
Day 2: Fly To Lhasa, Tibet.
Day 3: Potala Palace & the Norbulingka.
Day 4: Sera & Drepung Monasteries.
Day 5: Ganden Monastery.
Day 6: Over Khamba La to Camp at Yamdrok Tso
Day 7: Over Karo La – Camp at Ralung
Day 8: Gyantse
Day 9: Visit Monastery. Bike Gyantse to Shigatse. O/N Hotel
Day 10: Bike to Bottom of Tso La. Camp At Chemo (3950m)
Day 11: Over Tso La (4,500m). Camp at Lhatse (4,200m)
Day 12: Over Gyatso La (5250m) & Xegar. O/N Hotel
Day 13: Over Pang La (5200m). Camp at foot of pass
Day 14: Rongbuk. Camp at Rongbuk
Day 15: Rongbuk to Everest Base Camp. Cap at Tasho Zong
Day 16: Cycle to Gutsuo. O/N Camp
Day 17: Over Tong La North & South. O/N Nyalam Hotel
Day 18: Descend to Dolaghat.
Day 19: Final Departure