There is no pick-up for this Ladakh motorbiking trip. You begin the Ladakh motorbiking trip from Manali itself.
Ride thundering Royal Enfield motorbikes on one of India's most iconic motorbiking routes from Manali to Ladakh. This 13-day odyssey is an adventure bucket-list item for many. From the desert sand dunes of Hunder to the salt-water lake of Pangong, you'll ride with an entourage of other motorbikers and an expert road captain. This unique motorbiking itinerary, which also takes you to the shimmering waters of Tso Moriri, is designed to offer a relaxed tour of Ladakh, with enough days to take a break, rest stop to admire the views and moments to experience the Tibetan culture at your own pace.
Please note that price displayed is the per person price for a booking of one motorbike rider and one pillion rider. A refundable, security deposit of INR 15,000 per motorbike, not included in the cost displayed, is to be paid directly to the tour operator.
The cold desert kingdom of Ladakh is peppered with unique attractions, from the 100-feet tall, colourful statue of the Maitreya Buddha to the sulphur-induced hot water springs of Panamik. This 13-day, adventure-packed itinerary will take you to these attractions on powerful motorbikes speeding on high-altitude roads and highways of Ladakh. You'll cross some of the highest motorable mountain passes in the world, including the Khardung-La at over 17,000 feet, and ride in the narrow alleys and streets of Leh, the largest city in Ladakh. All along, you'll have spell-binding views of arid high-rising mountains, painted in differing shades of brown and grey.
Go motorbiking on one of India's most iconic motorbiking routes. | Spend a night in Swiss tents by the lakes of Pangong and Tso Moriri. | Visit Panamik's hot water springs and Hunder's desert sand dunes. | Spend 13-days in the remote mountains of the Himalayas. | Get magnificent views of the desolate Ladakhi landscape. | Travel with an entourage of motorbikers and have exciting new adventures.
Experienced road captain and support mechanic with spare parts
RE Bullet, Classic or Himalayan
Experienced support crew/mechanic, backup vehicle to carry spare parts and tool kits
Travellers are not allowed to bring their own motorbikes
Arrive in Manali and check-in to a hotel. You'll gather with the rest of your group and meet your road captain for a briefing session. This session will cover the itinerary in detail, introduce safety protocols and answer any last minute questions. After the briefing, you'll be allotted your motorbikes for a short test ride. Driving at slower speeds, you'll visit the Solang valley and Naggar castle to get comfortable with your bikes. Overnight in a hotel at Manali.
Overnight in a hotel at Manali.
Arrive in Manali. You'll be accommodated at a hotel in Manali. Today's meal package includes dinner only. You can visit any of the restaurants in Manali to have extra meals at your own expense. This is also the day to visit the marketplace to pick up any last minute essentials.
For cancellations made more than 3 months before departure of the Ladakh motorbiking trip: 60% refund.
For cancellations made less than 3 months before departure of the Ladakh motorbiking trip: no refund.
In case of show: no refund.
In case traveller exits the motorbiking trip mid-way: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. The administration fee is charged by the tour operator, the transaction fee is charged by The Great Next.
The motorbike rider as well as the pillion rider is required to wear a helmet at all times while riding the motorbike. A safety helmet will be provided to all travellers by the tour operator.
Travellers are required to carry a valid, govt-issued photo ID card and a valid driver's licence.
Travellers are required to follow all instructions of the road captain during the Ladakh motorbiking trip.
Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the trip. Travellers suspected of intoxication will not be allowed to participate in the trip.