Biking from manali to leh to manali
Very Good morning, get yourself ready for light breakfast and we’ll start Journey at 0600 HRs Sharp, yes it has begun now gear – up your bikes & Get loaded. Today we’ll drive for 7 – 8 HRs so before the ice get melt we’ve to reach at JIPSA (Our 1st Night Halt Location), We request to not underestimate this Highway so when you’ll start your journey your 1st Challenge will be to reach The famous Rohtang PASS, You will drive along the beas river upstream, along the left bank through several villages ( Kothi, Palchan,Marhi,Rahla Fall,) untill you reach Rohtang Pass( 4050 m/13287 ft), you will then drive down to reach in Gramphu and then the passport / IDs check point at Koksar. Afterwards, you will carry on reaching in Keylong, the tribal district headquarters. A further 35 km will lead you to the campsite at Jispa or Darcha. We’ll stay here in camp
Have breakfast in the morning and continue riding towards Sarchu crossing the Baralacha Pass.You will ride towards Baralacha-la (16,050 ft) after crossing Darcha, Zingzing bar and beautiful mountains covered with snow and centuries old glaciers.Then descend down the Baralacha pass Visit the Deepak and Suraj Tal Lakes and many other beautiful water streams on the way. and you’ll reach beautiful Sarchu, the preferred camping site on way to Ladakh. Overnight in camps.
Today you will cross Lachulung la (16,598 ft) after seeing the unique landscapes of rugged mountains and mud which make this place photographers’ heaven. The real adventure starts today as you cross the famous 22 Gata Loops on the Manali-Leh Highway and cross Tanglang La, the second highest motorable pass in the world. Finally move towards Tsokar lake for night stay.
Today keep following the dust road towards Puga Valley, Samdo and so Moriri. Tso Moriri lake is near Karzok village where you’ll spend the night in tents.
Today after breakfast leave for Leh via Mahe Bridge. Now you can have a clear view of Indus River. If time permits, you can visit famous monasteries like Hemis, Shey, Thiksey and Stok Palace. Morning visit Tsomoriri Lake, walk around the beautiful lake, visit Karzok village on banks of the lake and the village monastery later travel by surface to Leh. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay in hotel in Leh.
Wake up to a beautiful sunrise in Leh and have your breakfast. We shall start our memorable tour to Khardung-la, the highest motorable road in the world at 18,380 feet. The views from the top of the pass are amazing and feels like being on the top of the world. After your riding feat to the highest motorable road. You can visit the famous monasteries around, explore the ancient Leh Palace or visit the Magnetic Hill. Return back to the hotel in Leh. Afternoon at leisure to explore the local market. Overnight at hotel.
Have an early breakfast and leave for a day excursion to Pangong, check out from the Hotel & ride to Pangong Lake, east to the Leh after crossing Changla Pass (17,500 ft) and riding via Durbuk and Tangtse villages in the Changthang region of Ladakh and perhaps one of the most amazing lakes in Asia which changes its color 4 – 5 times a day. The beautiful lake has become famous after a few bollywood movies were shot here! Pictures and videos don’t do justice to the beauty and grandiose of this place! This natural Himalayan wonder is situated at a height of 14270 feet and is one of the highest situated salt water lakes in the world! The changing colours of the lake will amaze you!and back to leh. overnight stay at leh.
Early morning breakfast, check out from the hotel and transfer to Sarchu , overnight stay at sarchu..The real adventure starts today as you cross the famous 22 Gata Loops on the Manali-Leh Highway and cross Tanglang La, the second highest motorable pass in the world. You will reach Sarchu by late evening. Check in to the hotel/guest house and take rest.
Have an early morning breakfast and leave for Manali, where your motorbike trip concludes! we will drive to Manali vai Rohtang pass , drop at Manali , end the tour with memories of The Indian Travel. Reach Manali .
You could choose to pack the following items which will come handy when you go on your Leh Ladakh Tour:
1) Windproof Jackets (heavy/feather if you are coming before June and after October)
4) Woolen caps, mufflers, gloves and socks
5) Raincoat (not necessary – but good to have one)Read more
6) Waterproof/snow-proof trekking shoes
7) An extra pair of shoes
8) Sleeping bag (if you are trekking on your own)
10) Personal Medicines
11) Water bottle
12) A flashlight
13) Solar chargers/Power banks
14) Lip guard
17) Inhalers (if you suffer from asthma)
18) BSNL Prepaid/Postpaid SIM Card
19) Your photo ID cards
Quality woolen clothing’s (Jackets, gloves etc)
If you are buying new shoes for your Leh Ladakh Tour, please remember to use them for at least a month before you commence your holiday