This distant region mountainous motor bike tour brings a unique experience to your biking experience. It is one of the enthralled tours that bring adventure and cultural interaction. As the excursion is more than one-week long, you will have ample time to explore this vast cold desert at a slow and relaxing pace. This is a Trans- Himalayan bike tour. This highest cold desert in the world is a journey of self-discovery at altitudes exceeding 12000 ft above mean sea level. You pass the deep river gorges as you explore to the world’s highest motorable pass- the Khardung La. This route is surely one of the toughest motorcycle rides anywhere in the world.
Why did we choose this route for motorcycling holiday’s tour? The reason is, here you encounter with Buddhist Culture and you drive motorbike through some challenging mountainous roads and passes of Leh. Here you explore the less crowded road and full of adventure and enjoy this Biking Holidays under our specialized guidance.
Arrival to New Delhi
You will be transferred to hotel from IGI, airport.
Day-00 Preparation day
Late in the morning; we will pick you from the hotel and and transfer (by private transport) to Chandigarh (250 kilometers / 155 miles). You will check into hotel and have a test ride to your bikes.
Day-01: Chandigarh to Manali (306 kilometers / 190 miles)
Start your ride in the morning towards Manali. This day’s ride is an easy ride and you explore the lower Himalayan region. You will be on the road for approximately 8 hours.
Day-02: Manali to Jispa (130 kilometers / 81 miles)
After an early wakeup call followed by a healthy breakfast. Start your ride in the morning to Rohtang Pass, through Lahaul and Spiti District, like Gramphu, Sissu, Khoksar, Gondla, and Tandi. Stay overnight in a swiss tents camp in Jispa. You will be on the road for approximately six hours. Now you move ahead towards your most conquering enthralled ride Manali to Leh highway through En-route, you cross your 1st pass of the journey, Rohtang Pass (3,978 meters) and later, drive through to Keylong. During your ride, you stopover at Tandi to witness the confluence of the Chandra and the Bhaga River. The evening is at leisure to explore some other places of interest around the city followed by overnight rest Stay overnight in a guest house or a camp in Jispa.
Day-03: Jispa – Sarchu (86 kilometers / 54 miles)
After breakfast, you will drive towards Sarchu and cross the Baralacha pass (4830 meters / 15846 feet). Overnight stay will be in a camp in Sarchu. You will ride for five hours. Post break-fast, drive towards Sarchu and cross Baralacha pass (4830m). At Barchala, which means”a pass with cross roads”, the roads from Ladakh, Zanskar, Lahaul, and Spiti intersect here. Dinner and overnight stay in a deluxe tent in Sarchu. Stay overnight at a camp in Sarchu.
Day-04: Sarchu- Leh (253km 10hrs)
Though the atmosphere is thin at Sarchu but it awaken the senses. This day, you start for your best and the longest ride of the tour. You start your day with an early breakfast to Leh, the capital city of Ladakh. Now, you see the entire landscape has changed. There is no snow but you feel serenity. You feel that
there is no water, no greenery, and no development nothing… Soon afterward, the Lachlung-La and Naki-La Passes follow before one reaches Pang. Yes then you reach at Pang where you enjoy some tea and coffee. En-route, you cross the famous Gata Loops, a succession of 21-hair pin bends lifting you 1,500 feet higher. The road after Pang rises onto the More Plains, 42 kilometers of well-tarred road which is a welcome relief. After More Plains, you climb for Tanglang-La, the second highest motorable pass at 17,582 feet. This is also the last pass on Manali-Leh highway. After the Tanglang-La descent welcomes you to small villages, green fields and Reach Leh in the evening. Stay overnight at a hotel in Leh.
Day-05: Leh (Altitude: 3500m)
Go on a local sightseeing of Leh and rest for a while. One can visit the famous City Palace, take a stroll through the old town, or visit the famous monasteries, the Shanti Stupa or the War Museum.
Day-06: Leh to Khardung La to Nubra (160 kilometers / 99 miles)
After breakfast, you will ascend towards the world’s highest motorable road, Khardung La (5540 meters / 18175 feet).
Once you reach Khardung La, the spectacular view of the Himalayan ranges will mesmerize your senses. After spending some time in Khardung La, you will descend towards Nubra, where you will have lunch. Overnight stay will be at a camp in Nubra. You will be on the road for about seven hours.
Day-07: Nubra to Pangong Lake (200 kilometers / 124 miles):
After breakfast, you will drive towards Pangong Lake, along Shylok river road. It is a great ride. Overnight stay will be at a camp in Pangong. You will ride for six hours.
Day-08: Pangong Lake – Leh (160km 6hrs):
Post break-fast, drive back towards Leh. Stay overnight at a camp in Leh. At night, there will be a bonfire followed by dinner.
Day-09: Leh – Sarchu (240km 10hrs):
Post break-fast, drive towards Sarchu. Stay overnight at a camp in Sarchu.
Day-10: Sarchu – Manali (222km 8hrs):
Early in the morning leave towards Manali and cross many small villages of lahaul & spiti. Reach Manali in late afternoon. Stay overnight at a hotel in Manali
Day-11: Manali – Delhi (570Km 14 hrs):
After completing the check-out formalities, you will visit local markets for shopping. Around 16:00, you will board the bus towards Delhi. Overnight journey in a Volvo bus.
- What Will You Do• Ride on meandering roads of the Kullu Valley
• Drive to Jispa, via Rohtang Pass
• Bike ride on Baralachha Pass to reach the camp site in Sarchu
• A challenging drive on Tanglang-La Pass (one of the world’s highest passes)
• Thiksey and Shey Monastery, Leh
• Shopping in the bazaars of Leh
• Visit to the beautiful Pangong Lake
• Ride on the popular Khardung La pass, highest motorable road
• Savor sumptuous local delicacies
• Admire the breathtaking scenery
- What To ExpectYou drive your Motorcycle on the National Geographic declared Most Enthralling Road of the World
Enjoy 3* or Similar Rated Hotel Stay & 3 Nights Stay in Swiss Tents
Freshly Cooked Food in locally produced herbs- Vegetarian
World's Highest Motoring at 17000 ft Altitude Road
Guided & fully back up team for Safety
Leh City Tour
See the Magnetic Field where Earth Gravity Doesn't work
See the Color Changing River
- What Is Included• Royal Enfield 500cc
• Mechanic throughout the tour
• Tour Guide
• All toll and entry fee
• Support Vehicle for carrying luggage and other essentials.
• First Aid kit
• Breakfast and Dinner on all days
• Stay on twin sharing basis in Hotel/ Guest house/ Swiss tents/ Home stays.
• Airport Transfer on arrival in New Delhi
- What Is Not Included• Airfare
• Basic Spare parts for the Bikes
• Airport transfer in Delhi
• Alcoholic beverages
• Cost of major bike repairs in case of damage
• Food and accommodation in Delhi
• Fuel, oil, and routine maintenance
• Personal expenses
• Travel insurance
- Know Before You GoYou must possess an international driving license (more than 400 CC)
You must notify us for any kind of ongoing medication.