Manali-Leh – Pangong – Manali Bike Expedition
Ladakh Bike Tour is counted among the best adventure experiences in the Land of High Passes. The adventure of riding your bike through Ladakh calls for tourists from around the globe. The 10 Day and 9 Night bike tour is truly one of the lifetime opportunities. Get ready to experience unforgettable memories with this well-planned itinerary.
The highlight of this tour is riding through the tough roads and High Mountain passes on your bike. Experience Ladakhi culture, a visit to Khardung La Pass, one of the highest motorable passes in the world along with visit to Pangong Tso, one of the most famous and breathtaking lakes in the world.
- Day - 1 : Arrive in Manali (By Bus)
On arrival in Manali, check-in to the hotel and relax till afternoon. Grab a quick lunch, post which you test your motorbike and get used to the roads. Go riding on the Himalayan riding premier through the challenging roads along the Kullu Valley. The tricky bends and stretches on the road will help you test the characteristics of the bike and acquaint yourself to handle the motor beast for your entire tour. Enjoy a fun ride to the beautiful Kullu Valley. Later, come back to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
- Day - 2 : Manali- Sarchu
Wake up early this morning and begin your adventure. Start your ride to Rohtang Pass (3978 meters). The beautiful mountain pass is the gateway of your bike tour. This first leg of your journey is your first challenge as the roads are really bad and the weather conditions are also uncertain. Overcome your first test, after which you will pass through the Lahaul Valley. Lahaul introduces you to the mountains capped with snow all around This highway route, takes you into the heart of the mountains. Enjoy the splendid view as you pass through the Baralachha Pass (5000 meters above sea level). Keep driving towards Sarchu which is the border line between Kashmir and Himachal. From there, get to the Sarchu camp. Relax for the rest of day and keep a high intake on fluids to keep away AMS (acute mountain sickness).
- Day - 3 : Sarchu To Leh
The day starts with a lot of challenges. Today you will have to ride your motorbike through flatlands and get into the mountain horizon. Drive through the Tanglang-La Pass which is the second-highest motorable mountain pass in the world at the height of 5300 meters. After crossing this pass, you will ride through well-maintained roads all the way to Leh. En-route, get to see the monasteries of Thiksey and Shey. These ancient monasteries are set on the top of a hill and are attractions of your tour. Check-in at the hotel in the borders of Changspa in Leh. Spned your time exploring the local places. Rest for the night.
- Day - 4 : Leh To Nubra
Indulge in an excursion to Khardungla pass (34 kms one way) in the morning.Feel excited to cross the highest motorable pass in the world which can pose tough challenges you, especially during winter.Overnight Stay in nubra after enjoying the adventurous sights.
- Day - 5 : Nubra-Pangong
Nubra/ Pangong Lake. On day 7 of your Manali to Leh Ladakh bike trip, start off to visit Pangong Lake in the morning.You have to cover almost 150 KM one way to reach Pangong Lake.Such a charismatic beauty the high altitude lake portrays as the surrounding mountains shimmer their reflections on the blue-green water of the lake.Spend a quality time, and stay overnight in Pangong.
- Day - 6 : Pangong - Leh
Have your breakfast early in the morning and get ready to head towards Leh. Explore Leh the whole day. Shop at bazaars and visit the Shanti Stupa, the Buddhist white-dome huge structure which overlooks Changspa. Enjoy a great view of the Indus Valley and the Zanskar range. Enjoy the comforts of your hotel.
- Day - 7 : Leh - Sarchu
Bid adieu to Leh and begin your ride. En-route, you will see Pang, a scenic spot in Ladakh's landscape. Halt at Srachu. Sarchu lies in the middle of the two beautiful destinations, Manali and Leh. Have a comfortable stay in the camp.
- Day - 8 : Sarchu - Manali
In the morning, begin your drive through the Sarchu plain and reach the Baralaccha plain till noon. Enjoy the beauty crossing through Lahaul ranges and reach Rohtang pass. Rohtang pass will challenge you with mini-rivers of mud. Ride through the obstacles to reach Manali. Have a comfortable stay at the hotel in Manali
- 07 Night Accommodations
- Daily Breakfast and Dinner
- 350/500 CC Royal Enfield
- Fuel ⛽ Backup
- Certified Bike Technician
- 24*7 Rescue team
- Basic medical backup
- 24*7 Oxygen Backup
- Tour leaders will collect a kitty to pay for all these expenses.
- Alcohol and other beverages.
- Petrol - all riders will be expected to pay their own fuel bills at petrol stations. The kitty will pay for spare fuel that we carry in the back-up truck – we will need to top up tanks in Pang and Sarchu and there are no petrol pumps in this area. Petrol cost Minimum INR 3000 & Maximum INR 4000 approximately.
- Gloves, jackets, boots, strap.
- Bus fare extra (Delhi - Manali Or Vice Versa)
- GST 5 % extra on total billing.
Self-Bike Price :- Rs. 17000/-
Solo Ride with bike & fuel Price :- Rs. 38000/-
Double Share Ride with bike & fuel Price :- Rs. 34000/-