Your Chinese guide will be at the border side 1:30 (Beijing time) to pick you up, from the border side to Kashgar witch is 180km, and have three checking points, the first one is 5km from the border side witch is luggage checking by the military, second one is 95km from the first one, witch is local police checking, the last one is immigration office 20km , After Finish customs formalities drive/ride to hotel in Kashgar 60km.
Kashgar (get the temporary license and temporary number plate)
On this day your guide will with your vehicle take you to the traffic office for finish Traffic police formalities witch is 20km from Kashgar.
Morning drive about 250 km to yechang. The tar road runs at the edge of the Taklamakan desert. On the way enjoy the landscape of the Kunlun. Grey-black rocks and sand dunes compose the major feature of the landscape of Taklamakan. On the last section of the way we pass by an expanded, watered field. Yecheng is a city with a pretty Bazar inhabited by Uigur and Han Chinese.
Upon arrival at Yechang, check into your hotel. Afternoon free on your own. Overnight at Yechang in hotel.
Before you reach Mazar, You are being across the Chiragsaldi (4960 m), is the last pass you have to cross on the way. How long it will take for the driving depending upon road and climate conditions.
On the road the Kunlun mountain ranges are on the right and the Karakorum mountain range left. The road is very straight, and the landscape fantastic: out of the window scenery appears in brown and red alternatively; emerald small lakes shine under the sunlight.
Drive about 2 or 3hours on the desert over 5000m, start to pass over Jieshan Daban which is 6700m high(The real high altitude should be around 5400m). Overnight at duoma Army station (Guest house or camping, dorm bed).
Along on the Silk Road, the highest road in the world which leading from Xinjiang to Tibet.
driving again on rugged roads to Darchen (15,150 feet or 4,620 m) enjoy the views of Mount Kalaish, lake of manasarovar and an uninterrupted views of the Himalayas bordering Nepal en route. The windblown settlement of Darchen is the Pilgrim’s gate way to Mount Kailash.
where the four great rivers of South Asia diverge from their glacial sources around Mount Kailash. O/n at hotel.
from old Dingri you will see the Mt Everest and some other high peaks. O/N hotel.
Today is another challenging day as cross this amazing pass Lalungla (5150m)there are only 7km to the top. We are all in excellent shape by now.But from that top to Nepal is one of the longest dawn hill in the world and O/N hotel
Finally we are able to cruise nearly 4600 meters downhill! What an adrenaline rush today is as we head towards the Nepal border. Our easy ride down is complimented with beautiful scenery along the way. After going through the border we set up camp or hotel in Nepal.
Documents/permits for vehicles/motor bikes.
Translation for document
temporary license and temporary number plate
English speaking Tour Guiding
Hotel fee for guide in Tashkurgan
Meals for guide and driver
Meals for clients
Hotel for clients
Insurance for clients
Fuel for vehicles
Toll station fee
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.