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  • Trip introduction

    Organized over 12 days, this Ladakh motorcycling trip will take you through stark landscapes of Himalayan mountains to destinations that radiate old Tibetan culture. Riding on Royal Enfield motorcycles, you will drive over the Khardung La Pass, the world’s highest motorable pass and camp under the stars at the beautiful Pangong Lake. You will visit historic Ladakhi monuments such as the Shanti Stupa and the Diskit Monastery to explore the Buddhist way of life that defines the region. As you drive through quaint villages, interact with locals and witness the natural and spiritual beauty of Ladakh.

    Note: Riders are required to pay a refundable security deposit of INR 10,000 per bike. This cost is not included in the booking cost and will be paid directly to the tour operator.

    Destination

    On this motorcycling trip, discover the varied landscape of Ladakh from its lofty mountain peaks to virtually bottomless lakes. Located deep in the heart of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh features towering mountains painted with spectacular shades of brown and grey. You will visit the villages of Jispa, Pang, Panamink and others where you can interact with the locals and spend starry nights inside tents. You will also spend a day in Leh, the capital of Ladakh, to explore its narrow streets and marketplaces full of enchanting mysteries. En route, you will drive over countless mountain passes to witness the unfiltered beauty of the rough and jagged Himalayan terrain.

    Destination highlights

    Experience the thrill of motorcycling through the winding roads of Ladakh. | Ride through the Khardung La pass, the world's highest motorable pass at 17,600 ft. | Camp under the starry night sky at Pangong Lake. | Visit historic Buddhist and Tibetan monuments like Diskit monastery and Leh palace.

    Activity Details

    Off road biking

    Yes

    No

    6700 feet

    18400 feet

    6700 feet

    1600 kms

    180 kms

    A backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew/mechanic.

    Royal Enfield

    500 cc UCE

    N/A

    Yes

    Riders are not allowed to bring their own motorcycles.

    Yes

    120 kgs

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Arrive in Manali

    Land at the Kullu-Manali Airport or arrive at the bus station where you will board private, shared vehicles to reach the hotel in Manali. At the hotel, you will attend a short briefing session on the upcoming trip to know more about your motorcycles and riding gear such as helmets and Go-Pro cameras. After the session, spend the day with the rest of your group at leisure. Overnight at Manali in hotel rooms.

    Overnight at Manali in hotel rooms.

    Spend your night in Manali in a cosy hotel room on a twin-sharing basis. Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner. You can spend extra to have lunch at the hotel or visit any of the local restaurants in Manali.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Manali

    Manali

    09:00 AM

    Food

    Breakfast | Dinner

    Veg|Non veg
    Day 2 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Manali to Jispa
    Day 3 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Jispa to Pang
    Day 4 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Pang to Leh
    Day 5 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Day in Leh
    Day 6 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Leh to Nubra Valley
    Day 7 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Nubra Valley to Leh
    Day 8 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Leh to Pangong Lake
    Day 9 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Return to Leh
    Day 10 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Leh to Sarchu
    Day 11 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Return to Manali
    Day 12 of the Ladakh Motorcycling Trip: Depart from Manali
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  • Cancellation policy

    Cancellations made more than 30 days before departure of the Ladakh motorcycling trip: 40% refund.

    Cancellations made on or less than 30 days before departure of the Ladakh motorcycling trip: 20% refund.

    No show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.

    Rules on trip

    Please adhere to the instructions of the road captain during this Ladakh motorcycling trip.

    Riders will not be allowed to ride without proper apparel and protective gear.

    Consumption of alcohol and narcotics is strictly prohibited during or before motorcycling.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The tour operator is not liable for any physical injuries or loss of life during this Ladakh motorcycling trip.

    The cost of any major damage to the motorcycle and loss/misuse of any spare parts will be deducted from the security deposit.

    The refundable security deposit will be payable to the tour operator directly. Any disputes arising from this will be settled between the tour operator and the rider.
    • Motorcycling Ladakh Himalayas Mountains Adventure Activity Sports
    • Motorcycling Ladakh Himalayas Mountains Adventure Activity Sports
    • Motorcycling Ladakh Himalayas Mountains Adventure Activity Sports
    • Motorcycling Ladakh Himalayas Mountains Adventure Activity Sports
    • Motorcycling Ladakh Himalayas Mountains Adventure Activity Sports
    • Motorcycling Ladakh Himalayas Mountains Adventure Activity Sports
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Pick-up and drop at Kullu-Manali Airport or bus station in private, shared vehicles

    • 500cc UCE Royal Enfield Motorcycles
    • Backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew/mechanic
    • Basic spare parts and tool kits
    • Accommodation in hotels, tents and home stays on a twin sharing basis
    • Common kitchen/dining and toilet tents while camping
    • All required camping equipment
    • Meal package consisting of breakfast and dinner (lunch will be at additional cost)
    • Services of an experienced road captain, mechanic, back-up rider and support crew
    • Farewell party on the last day
    • Photos and videos of the tour
    • Permit charges, entrance fees and camping charges at sightseeing locations
    • First Aid kit (including oxygen cylinders)
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Airfare from base city to Manali

    • Damage to motorcycle or spare parts (will be recovered from security deposit)
    • Medical or travel insurance
    • Trip extension cost in case of unforeseen circumstances (road blockages/natural crisis etc.)
    • Riding gear (facemask, riding gloves etc.)
    • Personal expenses like tips to staff, alcohol etc.
    • Any item not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Jeans or track pants
    • Waterproof riding gear (jacket, facemask, helmet etc.)
    • Riding boots/footwear
    • Windcheater or jacket
    • Sweaters or thermal wear
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Full sleeved shirts/t-shirts
    • Night clothes
    • Woollen socks and gloves
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Sandals or slippers
    • Suitcases or hard luggage is not allowed

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Shared, private vehicles for pick-up and drop-off as per itinerary
    • 500cc UCE Royal Enfield Motorcycles
    • Backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew/mechanic
    • Basic spare parts and tool kits
    • All required tents and camping equipment
    • Common kitchen/dining and toilet tents
    • First Aid kit

    You need to get

    • Rucksack (with rain cover)
    • Personal toiletries
    • ID proof (copies of passport and visa)
    • Torch (with batteries)
    • Swiss knife
    • Water bottle
    • Dry snacks
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen lotion

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry all specific and prescribed medications.