LADAKH RIDE

DURATION: 15 DAYS Dehi - Manali - Leh - Srinagar
BEST TIME: June to September
RIDING CONDITIONS: Moderate to Extreme (Adventurous)
MAX ALTITUDE: 5602M at Khardungla Pass
BIKES: Royal Enfield Himalayan 411cc or 500CC Classic Bullet

A Royal Enfield tour of Ladakh - popularly known as the land of the high passes. Ladakh is in the north of India sharing part of it's borders with Tibet-China. Our tour takes you through numerous high passes including the world's highest motorable road at Khardung la (5602M), second highest called Tanglang la (5382M) and the third highest Chang la (5360M) . We visit ancient monasteries of great historical values, lakes that stretch 23km to Tibet, nomadic villages scattered through Ladakhi plateaus resembling that of Tibet, high altitude sand dunes, double humped camel ride and see Ladakhi Marmots. The trip includes Nubra Valley, Pangong Tso Lake and end in the beautiful lake city of Sri Nagar with peaceful houseboat accommodation.

Please note: this is not a holiday. This is an adventurous journey and be prepared for the unexpected.

START: DELHI, END: DELHI

BRIEF ITINERARY
Day 01: Arrive in Delhi. Pick up at the airport, transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Delhi. Humayun Tomb, Jama Masjid, The Red Fort, India Gate, Spice markets, etc.
Day 03: Delhi to Manali. Fly to Bhuntar airport, drive 40km to Manali. Check into Banon Resort.
Day 04: Rest day in Manali for acclimatization. Permit works, bike test ride, etc.
Day 05: Ride from Manali to Sarchu over Rohtang Pass (4000m) and Baralachala Pass (4890M). Distance: 230KM.
Day 06: Ride Sarchu to Leh over Tanglang la pass (5059M) and a few other smaller passes. Distance: 260km.
Day 07: Sightseeing in Leh. Visit Thiksey Monastery, Hemis Monastery, Leh Palace, World peace pagoda, etc.
Day 08: Ride over Khardung la (18380ft), world's highest motorable pass to Nubra Valley. Distance: 152KM. 
Day 09: Ride Nubra Valley to Pangong Lake. 4600m. Distance: approx. 150KM
Day 10: Pangong Tso to Leh via Chang la pass (5382M) third highest. Distance: Approx. 170KM.
Day 11: Rest day in Leh. Bike maintenance.
Day 12: Leh to Kargil via Alchi Choskhor, 11th Century old monastery UNESCO heritage site. Distance: 214KM. Excellent road condition.
Day 13: Kargil to Srinagar via Zojila pass (3528M). Distance: Approx. 202KM.  
Day 14: Rest in Sri Nagar's beautiful houseboats. Enjoy Shikara ride to the floating garden. Visit old Srinagar market. 
Day 15: Fly back to Delhi. Transfer to international connections.


IMPORTANT NOTE: Riders must acquire Indian Visa from the country of your origin and your Passport must have at least 6 months of validity. Our bikes are all 500 Classic Royal Enfield with left gear shifts and electric start. Front disk brake, rear drum brake.

TOUR COST: Please email us to get a quote for your group.

INCLUDES: Airport pickup and drop, all ground transportation, one day Delhi sightseeing tour in AC Car, Royal Enfield bike 500cc with fuel for the entire trip, hotel accommodation with all three meals on twin sharing basis, permits and entrance fees, support jeep, spare parts and mechanic support. Flight from Delhi to Manali and from Sri Nagar to Delhi. Permits for Nubra, Zanskar and Pangong Tso lake. Hotel room with breakfast only in Delhi. Single supplement on extra charge.

EXCLUDES: International flights, lunch and dinner in Delhi, bar bills, laundry and other expenses of personal nature etc. Insurance and emergency evacuation. Repair charge for (if any) physical damage to the bike.

GROUP SIZE: Minimum 2 to maximum 10 riders. Pillions too.

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SPITI VALLEY

Kibber Spirit ValleyDURATION: 12 DAYS 
START: DELHI  END: DELHI
MAX ALTITUDE GAIN: 4551M KUNZUM PASS (9TH DAY)
BEST SEASON: MARCH - MAY, JUNE - SEPT.

Kick starting from the beautiful hill station of Shimla this tour passes through the apple capital of India. Ride through the fantastic roads to the hidden valleys of Spiti in Himachal, North India.

Spiti runs parallel to Tibet border with jaw dropping scenic valleys unfolding one after another as you ride in. This is where dead bodies of high lamas are preserved as mummies and worshiped and their monasteries are as old as the hills. The simple and friendly Spitian people adds to the delight of your adventure. The landscape in Spiti is simply awesome and best way to enjoy the scenic beauty of Spiti is by motorcycle.

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SIKKIM DARJEELING

DURATION: 12 DAYS
START: KATHMANDU  END: KATHMANDU
BEST SEASON: MARCH - MAY, AUGUST - SEPT.
RIDING CONDITIONS: EASY

Sikkim is known as the green state of India. Situated under the laps of mighty Kanchenjunga (8598M) the third highest mountain in the world, protected as Shangri-la (hidden land) of Guru Rimpoche Sikkim is the most peaceful place in India with more than 90% of it's area covered in forest. Inhabited by three main tribes Bhutia (Tibetan), Lepcha (Sikkim's original inhabitants) and Nepali (Migrants from Nepal) living in harmony with nature. Religion is the most important part of their daily life and the mountains and high hills are considered as abode of their Gods. Kanchenjunga itself is considered by Sikkimese as their protective deity.

Darjeeling on the other hand, is popularly known as Queen of Hills in India established during the British rule before 1947. This 12 days tour of Sikkim and Darjeeling offers you the best of what North Eastern India has to offer. We kickstart the tour following the toy train route established during British rule. The train is now listed under UNESCO World Heritage sites. Beautiful terraced rice fields, roads winding through thick green forests, interact with simple and humble people of Sikkim, visits to some of the oldest monasteries, visits to popular tea gardens of Darjeeling and Sikkim, amazing sunrise views at Tiger Hill, visit to rare Orchid gardens, etc.

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ARUNACHAL & NAGALAND

We are currently working with our partners in Arunachal to develop a tour including part of Tribal areas in Nagaland. Details will be posted soon. Stay tuned!

 
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