Your dream trip will start from the national capital. Arrive at Delhi and if time permits you can explore the tourist attractions of the city. Report at the Volvo pickup point in the evening to board the bus for Manali.
Overnight journey on the bus.
Wake up to the lush greenery and picturesque views of Himachal Pradesh. On your arrival in Manali, our tour representative will welcome you and assist you towards the hotel. Complete the check in formalities and unwind. Relax for some time and the rest of the afternoon is at your leisure. You can explore the Mall Road or enjoy café hopping in the Old Manali.
In the evening, our tour manager will brief you about the safety measures, riding tips, and helps you with the gear checkups. This a group tour, so you will get the opportunity to get acquainted with your fellow riders at dinner time.
Relish the delectable dinner and then slip in your cozy bed for a sound sleep.
On day 3 of the tour, wake up to a hearty meal, check out from the hotel, and start your Ladakh bike trip from Manali. You will cross the first mountain pass of the journey, Rohtang Pass, which is situated at an altitude of 3,978 m above sea level. Connects Kullu Valley with the Lahaul Valley, Rohtang Pass is located on the eastern end of the Pir Panjal mountain range. Enjoy the panoramic views of the Chandra Valley en route and delve into the picturesque landscape of the mighty Himalayas. On arrival in Jispa, you will have an assisted transfer to the campsite. Complete the check in formalities at your camp and relax. The rest of the evening is at your leisure. You can take a stroll near the camp and enjoy the serene environs.
Have a delicious dinner at the camp and spend your time star gazing. Overnight stay at the camp in Jispa.
Gear up for the 4th day of the tour, have a lip-smacking breakfast, and then complete the check-out formalities at the camp. Later, start your journey towards Sarchu post breakfast. En route, you will visit Suraj Tal and Deepak Tal. These high altitude lakes are surrounded by breathtaking valleys and scenic mountains. Suraj Tal is the third highest lake in India located at an altitude of 4,890 m. It is revered as the lake of Sun God. Deepak Tal is a glacial lake and a perfect retreat for riders. Reflecting the snow-clad peaks, Deepak Tal is a perfect place to rejuvenate during the bike trip. These placid lakes are the major attraction near the Baralacha La Pass.
Later start your ride towards Sarchu via Baralacha La Pass, which is situated at 4,850 m above sea level. Baralacha La Pass connects the Lahaul district of Himachal Pradesh to Ladakh. On arrival in Sarchu, check in at the camp and unwind. Explore the enthralling beauty of Sarchu on your own. Overnight stay at the camp.
Wake up early in the morning, check out from the camp, and start your ride towards Leh after having breakfast. Enjoy the mesmerizing view of the enthralling landscape. You will enter Ladakh and the landscape transforms from lush greenery to barren mountains, which will leave you spellbound. You will be crossing three high altitude mountain passes en route Leh namely Tanglang La Pass (5,328 m), Naki La Pass, 3,978 m), and Lachung La Pass (5,059 m). You will also be riding across the popular Moore Plains and Gata Loops, which is a stretch of a loopy road with 21 hairpin bends. Moore Plains is a plateau with an average elevation of 4,800 m and among the most picturesque places of the Manali Leh Highway.
You will arrive in Leh in the evening. On arrival, complete the check in formalities at the hotel and settle down. The evening is left free to your own disposal to explore the local market. Relish the toothsome dinner at the hotel and have a sound sleep in your comfy bed.
Post breakfast, complete the check-out formalities at the hotel and start your ride to Pangong Tso, which is one of the highest saltwater lakes in the world. Nestled at an altitude of 4,225 m above sea level, Pangong Tso is an endorheic lake and is extending from India to China. This 134 km long lake is blue in color and the crystal blue water features the breathtaking reflection of snow-clad peaks. En route, you will cross Chang La Pass, which serves as the gateway to Pangong Tso. Enjoy the surreal views of enthralling surroundings and know the legends of Chang La Pass. There is a temple at the pass of Chang La Baba. Travelers seek blessings here and offer prayers for a safe journey. Later, start your journey towards Pangong Tso via Sakti, Tangtse, and Spangmik Villages.
On arrival at Pangong Tso, check in the camps and unwind. The rest of the evening is at your leisure. You can take a stroll near the lake and spot migratory birds. In the evening, you can witness the mesmerizing views of the sunset at the lake and also see the changing color of the lake. This fascinating high altitude lake is a paradise for nature lovers and shutterbugs. You can spot Brahminy Ducks on the bank of the lake along with some bar-headed Goose.
After the sightseeing tour of the lake, return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the camp.
On the 7th day of the Manali Leh Manali bike trip, wake up early in the morning. You can witness the sunrise at the lake and get glimpses of the lake changing its color during sunrise. The serene environs of the lake soothe your senses. Return to the camp and have a toothsome breakfast. Complete the check-out formalities from the camp and head towards Nubra Valley via Shyok Valley. Popularly known as the ‘Valley of Flowers’, Nubra Valley is situated amidst the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of the Himalayas. Riding a bike beside the Shyok River is a thrilling experience, which you will enjoy while driving from Pangong Tso to Nubra Valley.
On your arrival in Nubra Valley, you will spot the 108 feet of the statue of Maitreya Buddha Statue from far away. The statue is located in the Diskit Monastery complex. Visit the monastery and explore the enchanting beauty of the Gompa. The interior of the monastery is adorned with intricate frescoes and wall paintings. The monastery also preserves numerous Mongolian and Tibetan religious texts. After this, visit the Hunder Sand Dunes to enjoy the camel ride on the Double Humped Bactrian Camels. It is a unique experience to ride a camel amidst the snow-capped mountains with the river flowing close by. Later head towards Sumur or Hunder for a night stay. Visit your campsite and complete the check in formalities. The rest of the evening is your leisure. Enjoy the evening hi-tea while sitting across the campfire. Overnight stay at the camp.
Post breakfast, you will start your tour for Turtuk, which is one of the most interesting places in Ladakh. Earlier, this region belonged to the Baltistan region of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK). In 1971, during the war with Pakistan, India recaptures this region. This is one of the northernmost villages of the country, which is located on the bank of the Shyok River. This tiny little hamlet is among the most beautiful places in Nubra Valley. Cradled by the Karakoram Range, Turtuk is renowned for its apricots and dry fruits. You can explore the enchanting of this place, have delicious food in the cafes, and enjoy shopping. You can interact with locals and listen to the interesting stories of 1971 when Turtuk merges with India overnight.
After the full day excursion of the Turtuk, return to the Hunder in the evening. Overnight stay at the camp.
Wake up to a beautiful morning and have a hearty meal in the camp. Pack your bags and check out from the camp. Proceed towards Leh via Khardung La Pass, which is one of the highest motorable passes in the world. Situated at an altitude of 5,359 m above sea level, Khardung La Pass offers panoramic views of the valley. Click some pictures as this is not happening every day when you reach the top of the Khardung La Pass, which once was the world’s highest motorable road.
On arrival in Leh, you will be assisted to the pre-booked hotel. Complete the check in formalities and the rest of the evening is at your leisure. You can visit the local markets in Leh and buy some souvenirs for your loved ones. Overnight stay in the hotel in Leh.
This day of the trip is dedicated to the full-day sightseeing tour of Leh. Post breakfast, you will proceed to the popular attractions of the city. Visit Shanti Stupa, which is located atop the hill. This is a religious place and holds relics of the Lord Buddha of the 14th century. From the top of the Shanti Stupa, you can enjoy the panoramic view of the city. Then you will Hall of Fame, which was built to commemorate the soldiers who martyred in the Kargil War. The complex of the museum comprises the weapons, arms, and photos of the soldiers.
After the exploration tour of the Hall of Fame Museum, you will visit Sangam, which is a confluence point of River Indus and River Zanskar. You can spend some time on the bank of the river and rejuvenate. Later, return to the Leh and you can visit the Leh Market to enjoy shopping.
In the evening, return to the hotel and have a delicious dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Wake up early in the morning and after having breakfast at 7:30 AM, leave for Sarchu via Skyangchu Thang. Take a halt at Pang and have lunch. Later, start your drive and cross Naki La Pass and Lachung La Pass. On arrival in Sarchu, check in at the camp. Enjoy the scenic vistas and a comfortable stay in Sarchu.
Have a lip-smacking dinner and then slip into your cozy bed for a restful sleep.
Begin our day towards Manali after an early breakfast. Complete the check-out formalities and get ready for the last day of this memorable bike trip. Enjoy the ride across the beautiful Rohtang Pass before you will reach Manali. On arrival, you will have an assisted transfer to the hotel. Complete the check in formalities. You will drop off your bikes.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Post breakfast, complete the check-out formalities at the hotel at 10 AM. Explore the cafes of Old Manali or enjoy the shopping in the renowned Mall Road. In the evening, you will be transferred to the Volvo pick up point. Board the bus for Delhi and enjoy an overnight journey on the bus.
Today early morning, you will arrive at the Delhi bus stand. The tour culminates with this.