Destinations:Mongolia - Takeshiken Pass - Altay - Qitay - Turpan - Korla - Aksu - Kashgar - Karakorum Highway - Tashkorgan - Khonjirap Pass - Pakistan
Xinjiang is big, makes one six of the Chinese total territory. Tianshan mountains run middle of the Xinjiang from west to east, and divide it into two part. North Xinjiang is more wet and has vast grasslands, green mountains. South Xinjiang is bigger and very dry, has rich culture and long history, has world second largest shifting sand desert – Taklamakan Desert. You will enter China from Mongolia via Takeshiken pass, which belong to the North Xinjiang, we will do the Chinese License and Number plate process in Altay, then we will travel to Turpan and Kashgar, we will exit China to Pakistan via Khonjirap pass, but you can also exit to Kyrgyzstan if you like.
This is very flexible tour, you can also travel opposite direction along the same destinations, you can enter China from Pakistan via Khonjirap Pass or from Kyrgyzstan, and Exit from China to Mongolia via Takeshiken pass.
We take an overland tour to Xinjiang China via Takeshiken pass from Mongolia, we will meet our Chinese tour guide at the border and drive to the Takeshiken town for overnight.
We will spend one more day in this town to finish the custom work, of course we can leave if the work finish early.
We will travel to Qinghe or Altay city to get the Chinese Lisence and number plate.
From the early morning we take a self-driving/motorcycle tour to the Qitay city through the Kurban Tonggut desert, a semi desert and second largest in China.
Turpan is very famous historical and cultural city along the silk road, and once the capital of around area during the silk road, overland tour to Turpan is very worth for your trip and make it unforgettable.
Travelling overland from Turpan to Korla, on the road you will see the long dry mountains and big deserts, and drive through some mountain pass, before Korla you will take a tour to Golden beach of Bosten lake which is largest land fresh water lake in China, it is very fun there, you can compare the difference of each places of Xinjiang.
Today we self drive/ride to Aksu on the highway, the road is very good and you can stop some service area for break.
Another Historical and Cultural city during the silk road awaits you today, you take a overland tour to kashgar and enjoy it’s unique culture and people.
Take a city tour to Kashgar by yourself and take some rest, Kashgar old town, Bazaars are very interesting, feel the old silk road city Kashgar.
We take a self driving/motorcycle tour from Kashgar to Tashkorgan along the Karakorom high way(KKH), during the trip enjoy the local villages, colorful mountains, snowcapped mountain of Muztagh ata and Karakol lake.
In the morning, we go to the immigration office in Tashkorgan to finish the border formalities, afternoon take an overland travel to Pakistan throuth the highest border pass in the world the Konjirap pass, your 12 Days Overland Self-Drive/Motorcycle Tour in Xinjiang China from Mongolia to Pakistan ends here.
1.Tour guide fee
2.Custom clearance fee
4.Chinese license and number plate
5.Vehicle examination fee
6.Insurance fee for vehicle
7.Guiding vehicle fee: (Motorcycle needs to be guided by a car on all roads, it is also for tour guide transportation)
8.Hotel fee for guide and driver
9.Meals fee for guide and driver
10.Hotel for you,(3star, standard room with two bed, 2 person one room)
3.Tourist spot entrance ticket fee
4.Tip for guide and Other own expenses
Note: It is not allowed to get driving license above 70years old.
Passport Valid date
Driving license number
Driving license Valid date
– One Jpeg image each of your passport, driver license,
– One photo head shot of the driver(s) and rider(s)
Vehicle brand and Model No
Production date(year,month, day)
– One Jpeg image of your vehicle registration.
– Four photographs of your car/bike, from the front, back and the the right and left sides.