• Trip introduction

    This trip takes you on 15 days of challenging cycling in the Himalayan ranges, starting from the beautiful town of Manali in Himachal Pradesh. Participants get an opportunity to cycle on the beautiful Manali-Leh highway and also on Taglang La, one of the highest motorable passes in the world.

    One can enjoy the spectacular scenery and witness the striking change in landscape as they ascend from Manali to Leh. Participants camp in sturdy tents in the Himalayan wilderness.

    IMPORTANT: This is not a fixed departure trip, so a minimum group size of 10 pax is required to make a booking. This will be a private trip, just for your group.


    This 15-day long journey,stretching almost 500 km from Manali to Leh, is a dream trail for an adventurer. Crossing the Himalayas from south to north, the route traverses four high passes offering magnificent views of the Himalayan valleys and snow-capped peaks.

    The trip also includes sightseeing in the national capital Delhi and in the beautiful Himalayan town of Manali.

    This is a challenging trip and welcomes brave-hearted ones. The ride begins in Manali, a hill station situated in the foothills of the south side of Himalayas.

    Destination highlights

    Undertake this 500 km long Himalayan cycling journey and witness the astounding Himalayan ranges | Cycle on Taglang La, one of the highest motorable roads in the world | Pass through quaint Himalayan villages and visit several historic monasteries | Explore the beautiful city of New Delhi| Visit different tourist attractions in the beautiful town of Manali

    Activity Details

    Mountain biking



    6700 feet

    17400 feet

    485 kms

    40 kms












    Trip details
  • Day 1: Arrival in Delhi

    After meeting at the pickup point in Delhi, participants are driven to their hotel to freshen up and grab something to eat. In the evening, the group goes sightseeing and visits heritage sites like India Gate, the Red Fort, and Connaught Place.


    Sleep in clean and comfortable rooms on double/triple sharing basis.

    Day 1 Milestone



    05:30 AM



    Day 2: Sightseeing in Delhi and overnight journey to Manali.
    Day 3: Sightseeing in Manali.
    Day 4: Sightseeing and acclimatization in Manali
    Day 5: Cycle from Manali to Khoksar
    Day 6
    Day 6: Cycle from Khoksar to Tandi
    Day 7: Cycle from Tandi to Darcha
    Day 8: Cycle from Darcha to Intermediary camp
    Day 9: Cycle from Intermediary camp to Sarchu
    Day 10: Cycle from Sarchu to Lachung La
    Day 11: Cycle from Lachung La to Pang
    Day 12: Cycle from Pang to Taglang La
    Day 13: Cycle from Taglang La to Upshi
    Day 14: Cycle from Upshi to Leh
    Day 15: Leh to Delhi
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  • Cancellation policy

    If you cancel 30 days before departure: Full refund

    If you cancel 30-15 days before departure: 75% of trip cost will be refunded

    If you cancel 15-10 days before departure: 50% of trip cost will be refunded

    If you cancel 10-0 days before departure: No refund

    Rules on trip

    Participants need to adhere to the instructions of the trip leader/guide at all times.

    Avoid consumption of alcoholic beverages.

    Keep identity card/passport with yourself while travelling.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Participants will have to sign an indemnity form before starting the trek.

    In case of bad weather or any other unforeseen circumstances, Climb the Himalayas will not be held responsible.
    • Manali Leh Himalayan Cycling Upshi Khoksar Tanglang La Mountain Biking
  • Includes / Excludes


    • All camping equipment during the trip including tent, sleeping bag and mat

    • All accommodation
    • Pick up and drop from/to airport or railway station
    • Meals as specified
    • Sightseeing in Delhi and Manali


    • Any service or costs not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Cycling pants/shorts
    • Woollen scarves and socks
    • Gloves
    • Feather jacket
    • Windproof jackets and pants
    • Shoes/boots
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery and gadgets
    • Jeans/denim

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Cycles
    • Backup vehicle and spare parts
    • Tents
    • Oxygen cylinders and high-altitude medication
    • Medical assistance on the trip (includes oxygen cyclinders and high altitude sickness medication)
    • Sleeping bag
    • Mattress

    You need to get

    • Torch
    • Toiletries
    • Headlamps

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry your specific personal or prescribed medication only.