Explore Pakistan by motorbike! The trip will cover some of the best highlights of Pakistan, including the famed Karakoram Highway, the highest motorway in the world that connects Pakistan to China. This tour guarantees both a real, off-the-beaten-path adventure and a unique cultural experience.
Bike: rental bike (Suzuki GS 150, Tekken 250cc, Road Prince RX 3 250cc)
Daily rides: 105 to 365 kilometers / 65 to 227 miles
Riding gear: available to rent: helmet, jacket, shoes, elbow and knee guard
During the tour, you will stay at Radisson Hotel in Islamabad, at PTDC Motel in Besham and Hunzu, at Tourist Hamlet Hotel in Gilgit, and at Passu Ambassador Hotel in Passu.
Day 1: Islamabad
Arrive in Islamabad and transfer to the hotel for your overnight stay. Do some motorbike trial rides and last-minute preparations.
Day 2: Besham (365 kilometers / 227 miles)
Enjoy a morning breakfast at the hotel and ride bikes on Grand Trunk Road. Visit the ancient city of Taxila. Later, drive on Highway N35 or the motorway to Haripur and Abbott Abad for lunch and then on Karakoram Highway to Besham. Overnight will be at PTDC Motel.
Day 3: Gilgit (285 kilometers / 177 miles)
Have a morning breakfast at the hotel and later ride bikes for a real adventure on the Karakorum Highway along the Indus river. En route, you will stop over for lunch at Dassu and later Chilas. You will arrive after a long 10-hour ride to Gilgit.
Day 4: Hunza Valley (105 kilometers / 65 miles)
Today is a very relaxing day. After breakfast, you will ride to Nagar valley. En route, you will stop over at Rakaposhi viewpoint, a 7,788-meter-high peak with beautiful views of the valley. Later, you will ride to Karimabad. Upon arrival, you will transfer to the hotel, followed by afternoon sightseeing. Overnight will be at PTDC Motel.
Day 5: Khunjerab (350 kilometers / 217 miles)
Today, you will ride to the highest paved road at the elevation of 4,600 meters, the border crossing between Pakistan and China. You will stop over at Sost for lunch and later in the afternoon drive back to Passu for your overnight stay at Passu Ambassador Hotel.
Day 6: Passu to Gilgit
Today, you will ride an easy day to Gilgit. En route, you will take a boat ride on Ata Abad Lake and have lunch at Rakaposhi viewpoint. Arrive Gilgit in the afternoon. Overnight will be at Tourist Hamlet Hotel.
Day 7: Besham
Ride again to Besham on Karakorum Highway. Arrive in the afternoon and transfer to PTDC Hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 8: Islamabad
Ride back to Islamabad and arrive in the afternoon. Check in at the hotel.
Day 9: Islamabad
Enjoy a city tour of Islamabad and transfer to the airport.
Golden Peak Tours encourages you to book your travel dates ahead of time as the visa processing can take at least 2 weeks.
can ride for five to six hours
extensive riding experience
assistance on demand (if required)
experienced with riding a variety of motorcycles
comfortable with any terrain and weather conditions
Discover Taxila, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Go around the capital of Pakistan, Islamabad
This motorcycle tour will take place in Pakistan, starting and ending in Islamabad. You will visit Besham, Gilgit, Hunza Valley, Khunjerab Pass, and Passu.