About upper mustang motorcycle tour
Motorcycle tours to Upper Mustang are a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will leave riders with memories that will last a lifetime. From the challenging roads and stunning landscapes to the rich cultural heritage and welcoming locals, there is something for everyone in beautiful Mustang valley Nepal. If you’re looking for a true adventure, then a motorcycle tour of Upper Mustang is the perfect choice.
Min 2 to Max 10 Persons
Lo Manthang 3840 Meters
March to November
Motorcycle tours in Mustang
Tea houses / Lodges / Hotels
3 Meals a day (BLD)
Flight, Drive & Biking
Kathmandu - Pokhara - Jomsom
Jomsom - Pokhara - Kathmandu
Motorcycle tours to Upper Mustang a dream tour to get adventure experience of mystical hidden valley. Since Mustang is one of the most remote areas in the world, a mountain biking in Mustang Nepal will be able to get you the most thrills you can get out of your life. Riding on the bike gives you the most amazing feeling. Riders have chance to discover ancient walled city of Lo Manthang, stunning vistas of red and orange cliffs, as well as traditional Tibetan-style villages and monasteries.
If you are looking for a trip that may satisfy your urge for adventure, then a tour to Nepal on your bike will be an excellent idea. You will visit new places untouched and unpolluted by the humans, and you will experience raw nature at its best. Maximum altitude that you reach during motorcycle tours to mustang is Kora La 4660 meters above sea level. Best and safe time to visit mustang are from the March to November months.
We organize Pokhara or ktm to upper mustang tour and arrange all require permit, guide and support vehicle for Upper Mustang Motorbike tour. You have to have minimum 2 people in a group and have to be ready to travel 120 kilometers per day. This is the average distance you should set for your daily journey to Upper Mustang Himalayas. Guide led your ride; better to prepare mentally and technically for moderate off road & extreme road too.
Travelers can definitely explore and have an exciting time during adventurous driving along with the glimpse of natural views and interacting with the life of local culture and people. Upper Mustang Motorcycle tour starts from Pokhara or Jomsom. It is going popular day by day between tourists.
There are 2 options available to explore whole mustang like Lower mustang area up to Kagbeni, Muktinath and Jhong, Upper mustang Motorbike tour till to Kora la including Lo Manthang & Chhoser. Are you planning for Motorcycle tours to Upper Mustang Nepal; you may please have a look at the itinerary of pokhara to upper mustang by bike tour as below.
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Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, one of our officials will greet you and transfer to hotel by private vehicle. At the hotel, representative will brief you about program and plan. You can spend rest of the time at your leisure or explore the bustling city of Kathmandu.
Elevation: 1,400 meters / 4593 feet.
City tours, gear shopping and permit preparation is the main task of this day. Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, is known for its rich cultural heritage, ancient temples, and beautiful landscapes. Our guide takes you to the Swayambhunath & Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur Durbar Square for sightseeing. Kathmandu sightseeing trip covers major historical, and cultural monuments that beautifully crafted with various wood, metal, and stonework. After city tours, we will drive back to hotel and conduct Pre-trip meeting. You spent rest of the time at hotel or explore around Thamel.
Today is the final day to reach the highlights of upper mustang trip the wall city “Lo Manthang “. Tsarang to Lo Manthnang distance offers stunning views of mountains, an opportunity to explore the culture, history and natural beauty of Mustang. Most of the walking trail to Lo Manthang is flat; wide and gradually up crossing Sungda Chorten.
Lo La pass 3960 meters is the highest point of the day to reach the wall capital of former kingdom of Lo. From the pass we descend to Lo Manthang which is a beautiful walled village.
Trail to go to Lo Manthang from Tsarang is easier than other part. It offers eye catching views of Himalayan range including two above 8000 meters’ peaks Mount Dhaulagiri and Annapurna massif.
From the Lo La pass explorer gets the first glimpse of Lo Manthang city, wide barren land in mustang valley. Famous wall city known for their traditional mud-brick houses, narrow alleys, and colorful prayer flags fluttering in the wind.
Finally, we reached ancient walled city of Lo Manthang, the capital of the former Kingdom of Mustang. At the Lo Manthang city we feel pure Tibetan culture, rich history, interact with Lowa people and know about their way of life. There are many things to see around Lo like historic royal palace, ancient monasteries, local markets, mani, chortens and prayer wheels that provides lifetime experiences.
Today is the day to discover the secret of Lo Manthang Nepal that you’ve been waiting for. After breakfast trip starts with either horse riding, walking or jeep safari towards chhoser, garphu & kora la border. Chhosar village offers a unique glimpse into the traditional way of life, daily activities that the practice in upper mustang.
Ancient monasteries like Garphu and Niphu monastery, surrounding colorful rock formations and centuries old caves in rock cliff are really impressive to see in Chhoser area. Niphu monastery is an ancient cave monastery carved into the cliffs. Travelers impressed to visiting Jhong cave, Konchok ling cave & Ritseling cave in Chhoser valley Nepal.
After of before Chhoser we heading to kora la, a high mountain pass located in mustang district of Nepal. It is a part of ancient salt trading route between Nepal and Tibet autonomous region of china. Kora la is known for its stunning mountain views and rugged terrain.
Afternoon we will be back to Lo Manthang and spent rest of the day visiting the city’s ancient monasteries, palace, narrow alleys, stupas and the architecture of earthen wall city. The long walls of the prayer wheels and flags provide a colorful appearance of the place. Royal palace, three ancient monasteries, Amchi school and the local way of life are the highlights of Lo Manthang exploration.
Lo Manthang is a small town surrounded by towering mountains and arid landscapes. It is a fascinating place to explore, rich in history, culture, and natural beauty which make an epic journey into the Himalayas.
Upper Mustang trek & tours organize verity of trip in Himalayas. Departure dates are 100% guaranteed until and unless there is no political unrest, natural disasters or epidemics in the destination. Start dates are your arrival date in Kathmandu and end dates are the returning date from Nepal. Listed departure dates & price quoted on group joining basic. if given dates are not suits you, or travelling with friend let us to know to book private trip as per your requirements.
Yes, you can go to Upper Mustang on a bike. Note that the road to Mustang is a rough, unpaved, it is suitable for experienced off-road bikers only.
Kathmandu and Pokhara valley and Mustang Motorcycle Tour are the best motorcycle journey in Nepal to explore its unique culture and stunning scenery. These are just a few of the many motorcycle tours available in Nepal, find the best that match your interests and experience level.
First of all, book mustang package with company because it is not possible to get upper mustang permit without company and guide. Then company arrange permits, bike, guide and other require arrangements and takes you to Mustang by motorcycle.
There are many dirt / sport bikes are best for upper mustang bike tour, better to choose as per your experience, need and budget. Make sure that the motorbike is in good condition, capable for off-road riding and have the necessary safety gear etc.
Kathmandu to Upper Mustang distance by bike is approximately 462 kilometers / 287 miles but takes time depend on the road condition.
The best season for motorbike tour in mustang is in spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November). During these months, the weather is mild, beautiful scenery and the road conditions are good for riding.
The road distance from Pokhara to upper mustang is 262 kilometers / 163 miles.
Off-road driving is not easy in this way you have to have good physical condition, stamina, experience and preparation for high altitude and cold temperatures. Experience the breathtaking landscapes, diverse terrains and rich cultural of mustang Nepal.
Generally, the road condition for motorbike tour to Upper Mustang is good but off-road road. The road wide enough plenty of villages, lodges etc. in between. however it disturbs some time because of weather, maintenance and construction, make sure the recent condition of road before go. Beside that ensure your bike is in good condition, carry essential spare parts, and have a backup plan in case of unexpected roadblocks or difficult conditions.
Yes, you can hire a bike in Kathmandu with bike rental company Nepal. It is recommended to hire / use a dirt bike or other off-road motorcycle for motorbike tour to Upper Mustang.