Manali to Leh Motor Bike Tour FIT 2017Riding through the one of the most spectacular and picturesque landscapes in the world and crossing over many high mountain passes with breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, rugged terrain with challenging routes. Come prepared for every possible weather imaginable from scorching sunshine to freezing blizzards, even in mid-summers. This adventure bike tour starts from Manali and moves to Ladakh, a high altitude desert with high mountain passes, monasteries and beautiful valleys. And ends in Delhi with a Mountain flight from Leh over the spectacular Himalayan and Stok Ranges.
About the motorbike ROYAL ENFIELD:-
Royal Enfield was the name under which the Enfield Cycle Company made motorcycles, bicycles, lawnmowers and stationary engines. This legacy of weapons manufacture is reflected in the logo, a cannon, and their motto "Made like a gun, goes like a bullet". Use of the brand name Royal Enfield was licensed by the Crown in 1890. The original Redditch, Worcestershire based company was sold to Norton-Triumph-Villiers (NVT) in 1968. Production ceased in 1970 and the company was dissolved in 1971.
In 1956 Enfield of India started assembling Bullet motorcycles under license from UK components, and by 1962 was manufacturing complete bikes. Enfield of India bought the rights to use the Royal Enfield name in 1995. Royal Enfield production, based in Chennai, continues and Royal Enfield is now the oldest motorcycle brand in the world still in production with the Bullet model enjoying the longest motorcycle production run of all time.
Highest Altitude gained: Khardung La 5600 m
Places covered: Manali, Rohtang Pass, Keylong, Jispa, Darcha, Baralacha La, Nakee La, Lachlung La, Tanglang La, Leh, Nubra Valley, Pangong Lake and most important Khardung La – the highest motorable pass in the World.
Manali / Sissu / Serchu / Leh / Khardung La Pass / Nubra / Pangong Lake / Leh / Delhi
Day 01-Arrive Manali
Arrive Manali by own and transfer to Hotel. O/N Hotel .
Day 2- Half Day at Leisure
Leisure time at Manali and Allocation of Bikes on same day. Afternoon sightseeing of Manali.O/N Hotel.
Day 03: Manali/ Rohtang Pass/ Keylong (115 kms)
On your Royal Enfield bikes from Manali to Keylong climbing over Rohtang Pass (3980 m) and enroute crossing several villages of Lahaul valley like Khoksar, Sissu, Gondla and Tandi the confluence of Chandra & Bhaga Rivers. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening free to explore Keylong town. O/N Hotel.
Day 04: Keylong/ Baralacha Pass/ Sarchu (107 kms)
On your bikes from Keylong to Sarchu Enroute crossing Gemur, Jispa, Darcha and over Baralachala Pass (4800 m). On arrival check in at camp. Evening free to walk around in Sarchu. O/N Camp.
Day 05: Sarchu/ Leh (253 kms)
On your bikes from Sarchu to Leh crossing over Naki La (4800 m), Lachang La (5065 m), More Plains and finally over Tanglang La pass (5300 m) which is Worlds 2nd highest motorable pass. On arrival in Leh by evening check in at hotel. O/N Hotel
Day 06:Half day at Lesuire.
Afternoon on your bike ride to Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace and Leh Market. O/N Hotel.
Day 07: Leh - Nubra Valley.120 Kms
After Breakfast on your bikes leave to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft) Arrive at Hundur by afternoon. Lunch at Camp, rest of the day one is free to explore Deskit, Hunder Villages and camel Safari in Sand Dunes between Deskit and Hunder Village. O/N Camp.
Day 08: Nubra Valley - Leh.
After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery, where you can have a magnificient view of Nubra Valley and leave back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. O/N Hotel.
Day 09: Leh - Pangong Lake.140 Kms
After Breakfast on your bike leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motorable road in the world) Arrival at Camp, Hot Lunch will be served aat Camp, Later free time at Leisure and enjoy the color changing lake and the sun set on the banks of lake. O/N Camp.
Day 10: Pangong Lake – Leh.
Early morning enjoy the picturesque view of Sun rise on lake. After Breakfast back to Leh, enroute visit Hemis, Thikse Monastery and Shey Palace. O/N Hotel.
Day 11: Leh.
Early morning transfer to Leh airport to board flight back to destination. Journey ends with Sweet Memories of Ladakh.