Delhi – Manali (560Kms/12-13Hrs)
Our trip will start from Delhi where you are going to board our Volvo bus for the journey to Manali.
It will be almost 12 hrs journey from Delhi to Manali which will give you the hilly experiences and
also the exciting feel. Volvo will be the in charge of your comfort concerns during overnight
Arrival at Manali
Arriving Manali in the morning, stay in riverside camps and take some rest. After serving lunch, we
will take motorbike tour in the meandering roads of the Kullu Valley with Himalayas on the one side
and River Beas on the other. We will test ride to famous Vashisth temple and watch the natural
This ride will help you to test the characteristics of the bike and acquaint yourself to handle the motor
beast for your entire tour as the roads would be tricky. Enjoy a fun ride to the beautiful Kullu Valley.
Return back to your camps for the night and enjoy the dinner.
Manali to Jispa (150Km/7-8Hrs)
After having delicious breakfast we will ride to Jispa while crossing the beautiful Rohtang Pass,
Gulaba and Marhi. This journey will be exciting as we will drive on the stunning Rohtang Pass,
situated at an altitude of 3,798 m. Road leads to this pass is extremely challenging and weather
conditions are most of the times uncertain too. We will come across a number of tourists who have
come here to enjoy snow activities. Drive via Lahaul valley, nestled amid snow-clad peaks we will
reach Jispa in the late evening. Overnight stay and dinner at camps in Jispa.
Jispa to Sarchu (120Kms/6-7Hrs)
We will start our ride after early breakfast and reach Sarchu by evening through the ill famed
Baralacha La. We will have some wonderful views as we are driving on Baralacha Pass (5000 m).
Located at tri-junction of three roads, one from Manali, one from Leh and another from Spiti and
Lahaul, Baralacha La is located at an elevation of 16,043ft.This pass is also the starting points of
various treks like Suraj Tal trek and Chandra Tal Trek.
If you are planning road trip from Manali to Leh then it is always advisable to cross this pass before
Noon because melting of snow and formation of water stream on the high altitude of this pass makes
it difficult to cross.
We will continue our ride to reach Sarchu in the evening which is a village that forms the border
between Himachal and Kashmir. Overnight stay and dinner in camp at Sarchu.
Sarchu to Leh(215Kms/9-10Hrs)
We will start our ride through the beautiful sights of the region and the changes landscape. Make a
stop at Nakeela River, Gata Loops and Tanglang La. We will drive through the highest motorable
mountain Pass on Manali – Leh Highway, Tanglang La (5300 m). This pass provides a scenic view
from every angle with ample vegetation on both sides. Due to the Sharp curves Tanglang La can get
distressing for the first timers hence it is important you to take someone who’s been on these roads
As we cross the pass, we will enter into the mountainous roads of Leh. After enjoying a high tea at
Rumtse, we will reach Leh in the evening. Overnight dinner and stay in hotel at Leh
Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardung La (130Kms/6-7Hrs)
After having early breakfast, we will ride to Nubra Valley passes through Khardung La, one of the
highest motorable roads in the world. It will take approx 6-7 hrs to cover a distance of 130 Km to
reach Nubra Valley. We will visit Hunder sand dunes where you can see double humped Bactrian
camels. We will also pay our visit to Diskit Monastery and its giant Buddha. We stay overnight in a
typical high altitude Ladakhi village in Nubra valley – Hunder or Sumur. Dinner and overnight stay
in Desert Camps.
Nubra Valley – Pangong Lake via Shyok Valley (170Km/6-7Hrs)
The sixth day of our tour covers a visit to the picturesque Pangong Lake. Today we have to cover a
long distance of 170 Km; hence we will leave Nubra Valley early in the morning after breakfast. We
will ride to Pangong Lake via Shyok Valley which which takes around 6-7 Hrs. Pangong Lake,
largest brackish water lake in Asia is one of the best attractions of Ladakh. The lake sprawls in India
as well as China. Two-third area of the lake lies in China. The waters are crystal clear blessed with so
many intriguing shades of blue.
We will reach Pangong Lake by late afternoon. On arrival we will stay in the lakeside camp which is
an experience of lifetime. Dinner and stay in camp near Pangong Lake.
Pangong Lake – Tso Moriri (280Km/9-10Hrs)
Having our breakfast early in the morning we will head towards Tso Moriri. Our now’s Ladakh bike
trip will be tiring but you will have to manage it little. The journey is quite difficult and therefore
participants should be careful and pay attention to the instructors.
We will reach Tso Moriri by evening. Dinner and overnight stay in lakeside camps at Tso Moriri.
Tso Moriri to Sarchu (228Kms/8-10Hrs)
We will leave Tso Moriri early in the morning for Sarchu. En-route, you will see Pang, a scenic spot
in Ladakh’s landscape. We will reach Sarchu in the evening which is the middle point of Manali and
Leh. Overnight dinner and stay in Camps.
Sarchu to Manali (215 Kms/8-10Hrs)
In the morning, We will begin our drive through the Sarchu plain and reach the Baralaccha plain till
noon. Enjoy the beauty crossing through Lahaul ranges and reach Rohtang pass. Rohtang pass will
challenge you with mini-rivers of mud. We will reach Manali in the evening where dinner and stay
will arrange in hotel.
Departure from Manali
After breakfast, checkout from hotel. Take Volvo bus in the afternoon which will drop you to Delhi
on next morning.
Delhi (Trip Ends Here)
Tour guide: Mohd Amin