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  • Trip introduction

    This 10-day biking expedition across Spiti Valley is for those who have a passion to ride on seemingly endless roads. This adrenaline-pumping biking tour will take through challenging terrains and highest passes, to some of the remotest villages of the country. It will surely feed your appetite for thrill and adventure.

    You will get to see the vast panoramic beauty of the desolate Spiti Valley along with the enchanting views of the Himalayas. You will ride through one of the highest motorable roads in the world: Rohtang La. You will get to explore the unique Indo-Tibetan culture. You will visit the famous Key Monastery and some remote vilalges like Langza, Hikkim, etc. You can even send a post card to your loved ones from the world's highest post office in Hikkim. You will also spend a night next to the gorgeous Chandrataal. All on the roaring Royal Enfields in the company of likeminded bikers.

    Destination

    The Spiti Valley is a cold desert valley located at the intersection of India and Tibet. It is emerging as one of the most popular biking destinations in the country because of its incredible beauty, offering some of the best views in the world. You will ride through the barren desert, always in the company of the imposing snow capped Himalayan mountains. You will also ride through the Rohtang Pass located in the Pir Panjal Range. The ride will take you from the lush greenery of Manali to the brown desert of Spiti, all in a duration of 10 days.

    Destination highlights

    Roar through the barren mountains of Spiti on powerful Royal Enfields. | Explore the Spitian culture and landscape with likeminded individuals. | Visit the highest post office in the world at Hikkim. | Spend a night next to the high altitude lake Chandra. | Ride through Rohtang La, one of the highest motorable roads in the world.

    Activity Details

    Off-road biking

    Royal Enflield Classic 350

    No

    6398 feet

    14500 feet

    6398 feet

    820 kms

    100 kms

    Experienced road captain and support mechanic with spare parts

    Royal Enfield

    Classic

    350cc engine

    Experienced support crew/mechanic, backup vehicle to carry spare parts and tool kits

    Please ensure that vehicle is registered to the rider's name and all documents (pollution check, insurance, driver's licence etc) are in order.

    No

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Departure from Delhi

    You will be picked up from the Vidhan Sabha metro station in New Delhi in the evening and you will be driven to Aut/Manali in a Volvo or a similar vehicle. Overnight in Volvo.

    Overnight in Volvo.

    No meals will be provided today. You will spend the night in transit to Manali.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Delhi

    Delhi

    18:30 PM

    Food

    No meals provided today.

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    Day 2 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Arrival in Gushaini
    Day 3 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Gushaini to Chitkul
    Day 4 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Chitkul to Kalpa
    Day 5 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Kalpa to Kaza
    Day 6 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Visit to Key Monastery, Komic, Langza and Hikkim
    Day 7 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Kaza to Chandrataal via Chicham Bridge
    Day 8 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Chandrataal to Manali via Rohtang Pass
    Day 9 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Explore Manali and depart for Delhi
    Day 10 of the Spiti Valley Motorbiking Expedition: Arrival in Delhi
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 30 days before the start date of the trip: 50%refund.

    For cancellations made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip: 25% refund.

    For cancellations made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip: No refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

    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 the 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 Spiti 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.

    Travellers getting their own motorbike must ensure that the vehicle is registered to the rider's name and all the relevant documents (pollution check, insurance and driver's licence etc) are in order.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Travellers will be required to pay a refundable, security deposit of INR 10,000 per motorbike. Any major damage or loss to the motorbike and use of any spare parts will be deducted from the security deposit. This deposit is payable directly to the tour operator and any disputes involving the deposit will be settled between the tour operator and the traveller.

    Travellers are only allowed to store one rucksack in the support vehicle. Any extra luggage will be charged extra if stored in the support vehicle.

    If any traveller wishes to exit the tour mid-way for any medical or personal reasons, an additional charge of transporting the motorbike from the leaving point to the end point will be applicable.

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of this Spiti motorbiking trip due to any unforeseen circumstances to ensure maximum safety of travellers and staff. Costs arising due to such a change in itinerary will be borne by the traveller.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
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    • Spiti Valley Motorbiking Adventure Royal Enfield Himalaya Manali Delhi Bike Ride Motorcycle The Great Next
    • Spiti Valley Motorbiking Adventure Royal Enfield Himalaya Manali Delhi Bike Ride Motorcycle The Great Next
    • Spiti Valley Motorbiking Adventure Royal Enfield Himalaya Manali Delhi Bike Ride Motorcycle The Great Next
    • Spiti Valley Motorbiking Adventure Royal Enfield Himalaya Manali Delhi Bike Ride Motorcycle The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation on triple/quad sharing basis in resort in Gushaini, tents at Chitkul, Kalpa, Kaza, Chandrataal, and hotel in Manali.

    • All breakfasts and dinners from dinner on day 3 to breakfast on day 8, plus breakfast on days 2, 9, lunch on day 1 and dinner on day 1
    • Volvo transfer from Delhi to Manali & back
    • Royal Enfield Classic 350 for one motorbike rider plus one pillion
    • Helmet
    • Fuel Expenses for the bike from Manali to Manali
    • Services of experienced trip captain and support team
    • Backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew
    • All inner line permits for the trip
    • Driver night charges, toll tax, parking charges, etc.
    • An oxygen cylinder and first aid kit
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Any kind of food or beverage that is not included in the package like alcoholic drinks, mineral water, meals/refreshments/lunches on the highway

    • Any personal expenses like a tip to the drivers, entry to monuments/monasteries, camera/video camera charges, camel safari, river rafting, laundry, telephone bills, tips, etc.
    • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc. (to be borne directly by the customer on the spot)
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
    • Any damage to the bike except engine damage must be borne by the client
    • Refundable security deposit of INR 10,000 per motorbike

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Full sleeve t-shirts
    • Jacket and sweater
    • Inner thermal wear
    • Woollen or cotton socks
    • Waterproof trekking shoes with ankle support
    • Protective gear Comfortable warm clothing like woollen socks, cap, fleece jackets, down jacket, etc.
    • Not to wear - Expensive gadgets or jewellery

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Royal Enfield Classic 350
    • Helmet
    • Fuel for motorbike
    • Backup vehicle to carry luggage, fuel, spare parts and support crew
    • First aid kit including oxygen cylinders
    • All the required camping equipment
    • Helmet

    You need to get

    • Government ID-card
    • Sunscreen and lip balm
    • Sunglasses
    • Personal toiletries including toilet paper and wet wipes
    • Personal medicines
    • Power banks
    • A rucksack bag and a day pack
    • Water bladder (3 ltrs)
    • Thermal inners
    • 1 pair of gloves
    • A raincoat/poncho
    • Sandals/floaters
    • Medications: one strip of Diamox, glucose powder, medicines (for headache, diarrhea, altitude sickness, etc.), Dettol, cotton, bandages, sprain relief spray, crepe bandage
    • Led torch

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit for this trip.