Overview

Period                                 June – September  

Duration                             10 Night 11 Days

Riding Days                       7 Days

Accommodation               Hotel / Camp / Home Stay

Motorbike                          Any Bike 150 Cc & Above

Level of Difficulty             Easy

Average Daily Distance   215 Kms

Total Distance                  1500 Kms

Fitness Level                    Moderate 

10 Nights 11 Days 22 Jul, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, and more
Highlights
  • Visit to Highest motorable road passes like Rohtang La, Khardung La, Chang La, Lachung La, Tanglang La, Baralacha La, Naki La, Namika La, Zoji La.
  • Visit to Beautiful Monasteries in Ladakh.
  • Visit to Nubra and Pangong Lake.
  • Visit Kargil Memorial.
  • Ride along traditional biking route of Ladakh.
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  • Itinerary

    Day 1: Arrive Delhi – Manali (300 Kms / 11 Hrs)

    Report our Tour Manager at R K Ashram Metro Station at 1630 Hrs. We proceed to Manali by Bus. Overnight Bus Journey.

     

    Day 2: Manali. 

    After breakfast we take hand over of the bikes. After taking the handover of the bikes our Tour Manager will brief you about the Do’s and Dont’s during the ride. Further we go for a short spin to peaceful Hamta Valley to get comfortable with the bikes on dirt roads. Return to Hotel by evening. Overnight at Manali.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 3: Manali – Sarchu (250 Kms / 8 Hrs)

    After breakfast check out of the hotel and proceed to the first destination of the ride, Sarchu. Along the way to Sarchu we go across Rohtang la (13,050 Ft) and Baralacha La (16,040 Ft) which are the first two High Altitude and Scenic Passes of the expedition. We reach Sarchu by evening and check in at the camp. Camps at Sarchu (14,070 Ft) are at high altitude so we are likely to face AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness), So we take care to keep ourselves warm by wearing thermal wear and drinking plenty of water. Overnight at Sarchu.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 4: Sarchu – Leh (250 Kms / 8 Hrs)

    Today we have one more tough ride of the expedition. After breakfast we proceed towards Leh. We first stop for some time at a check post to register our group and continue our ride to Leh. Enroute we through Naki La (15,547 Ft) which is famous for its 21 Gata Loops / Hair pin turns and further we come across Lachung La (16,600ft) and reach Pang. We rest for sometime at Pang and refresh ourselves with Maggie and Omelets. After refreshment we proceed further. After a short while we will reach More Plains which has a long stretch of Tarmac for you to ride with peace of plain road up till Tanglang La (17,480 Ft). We reach Leh by evening and Check in at the hotel. After the tiring ride you will feel relaxed as you enter your rooms with cozy bed with blankets. Overnight at Leh. 

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 5: Leh

    Today we rest for full day. Your bikes will go for maintenance. You will be free to explore the Leh market and cafes there. Overnight at Leh.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 6: Leh – Nubra Valley (130 kms / 4 Hrs)

    After breakfast we ride to Hunder which is a part of Nubra Valley. On our way we take a hault at Khardung La (18,380 Ft). Further we go to Diskit Monastery after which we proceed further to Hunder where you will find Desert Sand Dunes with 2 Humped Camels. By evening we Check in at our camp in Hunder. Overnight at Hunder.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 7: Nubra Valley – Pangong Lake  (180 Kms / 7 Hrs)

    After breakfast we head towards Pangong lake which is one of the High Altitude Lakes in India. We keeping riding along the banks of River Shyok which is the Tributary of Indus River. We reach Pangong by late afternoon and Check in at our camp. Tonight we enjoy camp fire under the sky full of stars. Overnight at Pangong.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 8: Pangong – Leh (160 Kms / 5½ Hrs)

    We proceed to Leh after taking some pictures at Pangong. On our route we come across Chang La Pass (17,590 Ft). We reach Leh by afternoon and rest at our hotel or you are welcome to accompany the group to visit the Hall of Fame gallery. Overnight at Leh.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 9: Leh – Kargil (220 Kms / 7 Hrs)

    Today we ride to Kargil. On our way we visit Lamayuru Monastery. We reach Kargil by evening and rest at the Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 10: Kargil – Srinagar (205 Kms / 6 hrs)

    We start our day by riding towards Srinagar. On our way take a halt at Kargil War Memorial. Behold!! you are standing under the mighty Tololing which was once under the Pakistan Army in 1999 Kargil War, Who were trying to control the NH-01 Highway to cut off the supplies of the Indian Army to Siachen. But with the help of our courageous Indian Army we had recaptured Tololing along with Tiger Hill and is in our control till date. Further we come across Drass which is also known as ‘The Gate Way to Ladakh’ and also the second cold inhabited place in the world, The first being Siberia. After Drass we come to Zojila Pass (11,575 Ft) is the last High Altitude pass of our expedition. We descend down to Baltal from where the Pilgrim go to the famous Amarnath Cave. We reach Srinagar by evening and check in at the hotel and rest. Overnight at Srinagar.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 11: Srinagar Departure

    Early morning post breakfast Airport drop will be arranged. Tour Concludes with Happy Memories.

    (Meals: Breakfast)

    Inclusions & Exclusions

    What is included in the tour

    • Royal Enfield bikes with Fuel. (350 CC for Single rider and 500 CC for Rider + Pillion. )
    • Backup Vehicle with Mechanic, oxygen cylinders.
    • Accommodation as per the itinerary in Descent and Convenient hotels / Home Stays / Camps.
    • Meals – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner as mentioned in the itinerary.
    • Girikand Ride marshall with Own Bike and Fuel.
    • Entry Permits & permissions.
    • Travel Insurance for every participant.
    • First Aid.

    What is NOT included in the tour

    • GST 5% over the tour cost mentioned.
    • Any air/train Fare (not mentioned in the itinerary)
    • Lunch on all days.
    • Cost of pre or post tour hotel accommodation, early check in or late checkout charges.
    • Any increase in Airfare, Airport taxes, Govt Taxes, Fuel Surcharges and any applicability of new taxes from Govt.
    • Any extra cost incurred on behalf of an individual due to illness, accident, hospitalization, or any personal emergency
    • Any extra cost incurred due to delay in Flights, Rail, Strike etc. incurred due to the unforeseen, unavoidable forced majeure circumstances during the tour
    • Any charges for extra ride, Porterage, laundry, telephone charges, shopping, wines & alcoholic beverages, items of personal nature and food or drink which is not part of a set group menu.
    • Any services or activity charges other than those included in the group tour itinerary
    • Anything specifically not mentioned in the „tour price includes‟ column