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  • Trip introduction

    Ride into the wilderness on a 13 day Delhi-Manali-Leh-Manali-Delhi motorbike odyssey. This once-in-a-lifetime quest takes you along the iconic Manali-Ladakh biking route that attracts bikers from around the world. Your ride starts from the gorgeous green valleys in Manali, and you'll ride off from here into the desolate, stark moonscape of Leh-Ladakh. You will battle changing weather on this challenging roadtrip and camp under starry skies with the mighty Himalayas towering around you.

    PRICE VARIATION: This Manali-Leh motorbiking trip package is for 1 rider PLUS 1 pillion rider.

    NOTE: There is an additional refundable deposit of INR 10,000 per bike to be paid before the start of the Manali-Leh motorbiking trip.

    Destination

    You'll start your Manali-Leh biking adventure in Delhi, from where you will board a Volvo to Manali. The real adventure starts in Kullu, when you're assigned your bikes. You will pass through the green landscape of Himachal and into the rocky vistas of Leh, Ladakh. You'll thunder through some of the highest motorable passes and roads in the world, including Khardung La and Baralacha La. After that, you'll ride onwards to the pristine Pangong Lake crossing Nubra Valley. You will see prayer flags flutter in the distance when you ride through quaint villages, and the gigantic Himalayan peaks are always around you. You'll return to Manali, and then catch a bus back to Delhi.

    En route, you'll be staying at clean, comfortable guesthouses or hotels, or camping on the banks or rivers, lakes, or in the laps of mountains.

    Destination highlights

    Test your motorbiking mettle with this extreme road trip from Manali-Leh-Manali. | Ride through Khardung La, the highest motorable pass in the world. | Camp beside Pangong Lake and on the banks of rivers. | Explore Leh, Nubra Valley, Sarchu, and other fascinating locations.

    Activity Details

    Off-road biking

    Yes

    No

    6700 feet

    18380 feet

    5800 feet

    1507 kms

    150 km

    Yes

    Royal Enfield

    Bullet/Classic

    350 CC

    1-3 years

    Yes

    No

    No

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of Manali-Leh biking: Bus to Manali

    You will meet the operator at Majnu ka Tila at the appointed time, some time after 17:00 hrs. Here you will board an overnight bus to Manali. Keep light snacks and a small water bottle handy for a comfortable journey. Overnight in the bus.

    Overnight in bus from Delhi to Manali.

    You will have to report to Majnu ka Tila in Delhi by 17:00 hrs. You'll board an overnight Volvo to Manali. Carry light snacks and a small water bottle for a comfortable journey. No meals are included today.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Delhi

    Manali

    18:00 PM

    Food

    No meals are provided today.

    Veg|Non-veg
    Day 2 of Manali-Leh biking: Kullu
    Day 3 of Manali-Leh biking: Jispa
    Day 4 of Manali-Leh biking: Sarchu
    Day 5 of Manali-Leh biking: Leh
    Day 6 of Manali-Leh biking: Rest day in Leh
    Day 7 of Manali-Leh biking: Nubra
    Day 8 of Manali-Leh biking: Pangong Lake
    Day 9 of Manali-Leh biking: Return to Leh
    Day 10 of Manali-Leh biking: Sarchu
    Day 11 of Manali-Leh biking: Manali
    Day 12 of Manali-Leh biking: Manali day
    Day 13 of Manali-Leh biking: Arrive in Delhi
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 45 days or more before the departure of the Leh motorbiking trip: 75% of the trip fees will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations made 30-44 days before the departure of the Leh motorbiking trip: 50% of the trip fees will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations made 0-29 days before the departure of the Leh motorbiking trip: No refund.

    No refunds for late arrival or no show.

    Rules on trip

    During the Delhi-Manali-Leh-Delhi Bike trip, you must wear a helmet at all times. You will also be required to carry your ID at all times.

    Any damage to the bike/ helmet during the tour will have to be paid for by the participant. Before starting the Delhi-Manali-Leh-Delhi Bike trip, all riders and pillion riders have to sign an indemnity form.

    Participants who leave the group mid-way will have to pay for transporting the bike back to Manali/Srinagar. This will come to approximately INR 10,000.

    All participants will be responsible for safety and security of their own luggage.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The operator reserves the right to change the dates of departure if deemed unsafe.

    The operator will not be held responsible for any change in itinerary due to reasons beyond control like change in flight and train schedule, cancellation of flights/trains, political disturbances, natural phenomenon, etc.

    The operator or any of its service providers does not cover for any kind of insurance and will not be liable in any case for any mishap/loss etc.

    Compensation for any damage/accident done by you during the Manali-Leh bike trip to any property/ person would be directly payable by you.

    The operator has the right to cancel the group if a minimum of 6 bookings is not confirmed.

    Any meals/services not availed of by the traveller are not refundable.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • 350cc Royal Enfield Bullet motorbike for one motorbike rider plus one pillion rider

    • Fuel for motorbikes, as required
    • Backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew/mechanic
    • Basic spare parts for the motorbikes (all spare parts chargeable, if used)
    • Riding accessories: safety helmet, reflective jacket, rider's batch
    • Volvo AC bus ticket for travel between Delhi to Manali
    • Accommodation in hotels or tents with attached washrooms for 10 nights on a triple-sharing basis (couples on a twin-sharing basis, subject to availability)
    • Meal package including breakfast and dinner starting from dinner on day 2 to breakfast on day 12
    • Services of experienced road captain and mechanic
    • First aid kit (including oxygen cylinders)
    • All government permits and charges, including the Ladakh Inner Line permit
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between your home and the start/end point

    • Upgrade to one person per motorbike without pillion rider (can be arranged for total trip cost of INR 44,600 per person)
    • Seat in Tempo Traveller/support vehicle without a motorbike (can be arranged for total trip cost of INR 29,400 per person)
    • Refundable security deposit of INR 10,000 per motorbike
    • Lunch, throughout the trip
    • Entry fees and photography/video charges at monasteries, monuments and places of interest
    • Personal expenses like extra meals or beverages, apparel etc.
    • Costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, etc.
    • Adventure travel insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Riding jacket
    • Riding pants
    • Ankle length riding shoes
    • Two pairs of thermals
    • Spare jeans, pants or lowers 4-5 pairs
    • Inner wear (4 pairs)
    • Socks (7-8 pairs)
    • Fleece jacket
    • 3-4 shirts/ t-shirts and a sweatshirt
    • Windproof jacket/ downfeather jacket
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or gadgets

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Volvo bus from Delhi-Manali-Delhi
    • Bike rental
    • Fuel from Manali to Manali
    • Back up Tempo Traveller vehicle
    • Basic spare repair parts chargeable as per use
    • First aid kit and oxygen cylinder
    • Helmet and two empty cans (to carry your fuel)
    • All camping equipment as required

    You need to get

    • 2 photocopies of photo IDs and license
    • 2 passport size photographs
    • 2 copies of the itinerary
    • Two 1 ltr water bottles
    • Riding gloves or insulated gloves
    • Woollen gloves
    • Knee and shin guards
    • 60 ltrs backpack with raincover
    • Raincoat/poncho
    • Woollen socks
    • Balaclava
    • Muffler
    • Cap
    • Elastic bungee cords to tie things on motorcycle if required
    • Lip balm
    • Torch
    • Swiss knife
    • Body moisturizer
    • Sunscreen lotion SPF 50+
    • UV sunglasses
    • Personal toiletries
    • Small hand towel
    • Personal medicines
    • Camera (optional)
    • Slippers for after biking hours
    • Documents and IDs (driving license)
    • Power bank and extra batteries for your gadgets
    • Sufficient cash
    • Light snacks like chocolates, dryfuits etc.
    • A pair of slippers
    • Extra pair of shorts

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry all specific and prescribed medications.