Tibet tours - mountain bike adventure
Have you ever imagined cycling on your mountain bike in Tibet? Free to stop at any place, an impulse hitting on the whole body! That’s one of the exciting things to do in Tibet. If you are a mountain biker and you love to take adventurous tours, just book of one of the Tibet tours and cycle on your beloved mountain bike in Tibet. You will have the chance to see the breathtaking scenery along the way, which is your motivation to move on, bike to another mountain over 5,000 m. (16,404 ft.), terrific! You can take a mountain bike tour from Lhasa to Kathmandu. For more information about this mountain bike tour, please look at WindhorseTour's Mountain Biking Tour From Lhasa to Kathmandu via E.B.C.
The mountain bike tour lasts for 21 days. In order for bikers better get acclimatized to local environment in Tibet, the tour arranges 4 days in Lhasa, which is a preparation for your next 17 days biking trail. During the four days, you must grasp the chances to see various attractions in Lhasa – Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery and Norbulingka Summer Palace. On the fourth day, you can take a short biking tour to suburbs of Lhasa as a warm-up for your following mountain bike tour. Once you made your decision to travel in Tibet by mountain bike, you will treasure this momentous tour.
The following days can be a hard trail, but you need not worry, for each day you will have enough time to rest and build up your strength for the another day and the majestic scene of Himalayan Mountains won’t let you down. Your routes start from Lhasa City – Khampa – Nagartse – Simi La – Gyantse – Shigatse – Tso La – Gyamtso La – Shegar – Pang La – Choesang – Rongbuk – Everest North Base Camp – Pang La – Tingri – Lung La – Lalung La – Nyalam – Enter Nepal – Dhulikhel – Kathmandu. Actually, the average cycling hours is 6 – 7 hours. On day 10, bikers will have a rest day. The following tour is not as strenuous as you imagine. Along your way, you will have chances to get on the support vehicle. For more information about other modes of transport of the Tibet tours, please look at WindhorseTour's Tour From Lhasa to Kathmandu via E.B.C.
During your mountain bike tour, you will also have chances to see unique Tibetan villages, turquoise Yamdrok Tso Lake, nomadic herds and grazing yaks, awe-inspiring and towering snow-capped peaks, many famous monasteries, Gyantse Kumbum, bustling streets of the second largest city in Tibet – Shigatse, all these different destinations and beautiful scenery make the most enjoyable things to do in Tibet. For more information about the related tour to Shigatse, please look at WindhorseTour: Shigatse, Yamdrok Lake, and Gyantse Tour.
21 days, enough time for you to know the mysterious Tibet. 21 days, 3 weeks’ time to test your stamina. If you keep up the pace, on the last day you all gather at the table of the Kathmandu, an exotic city, you must be full of excitement. Day 21 is a time for celebration. After the hard trail, you have conquered yourself and you have uncovered the secrets of Tibet.