Upon arrival at Delhi, if the time permits, travel to nearby locations and taste the delicious cuisines on offer. You will have to report at least 15 minutes before the departure in the evening at the pickup point. You get to meet your fellow travelers who will take the journey with you. It will be an overnight journey from Delhi to Manali.
On arriving at the Manali bus stand, you will be greeted by our representative and will be taken to the hotel. After taking some rest and breakfast, gear up for having a wonderful day exploring the entire city. Return to the rendezvous point in the evening and meet up with the other fellow riders. You will be meeting up with our tour manager who will guide you through the entire trip, circuit, and safety measures that have to be taken. You will be given riding gears and a check-up will be done after that.
There is an overnight stay at the same hotel and dinner will be served. Interact with the other riders to get acquainted with them over dinner. Get some sleep because your ride will be enjoyable and equally exhaustive.
Ignite your engines after having your early filling breakfast. This is the moment when you start your trip. As soon as you start your journey, you will be crossing the magnificent Rohtang Pass. Riding through which is a dream of many bikers. This is also the first pass you will cross. From there you will be riding towards Jispa through Chandra Valley. It will probably take the complete first day to reach our destination. Overnight stay and dinner will be served at Jispa. The best part will be that you are going to stay in camps. Enjoy the night and don’t forget to give yourself some rest.
The next stretch will be a shorter distance but it will be equally mesmerizing because you will be crossing some magnificent tales and passes. Have an early breakfast and leave the campsite with your fellow riders. The first attractions on your trip today will be the infamous Suraj Tal and then Deepak Tal. While riding towards your destination you will also cross the daunting Baralacha Pass which is located at an altitude of 16,000+ ft. and serves as the connecting pass between Lahaul and Ladakh. You will reach Sarchu and take some rest.
This will be yet another camp stay so enjoy dinner under the sheet of stars and rest. You are going to have a long stretch to cover with challenging roads. Enjoy the beauty of the place you are staying at and click some pictures for your memory.
Have your breakfast and witness the beauty of Sarchu. It is one of a kind place with snow-clad mountains all around. While heading on your journey onwards, you will be crossing the legendary passes like Tanglang la, Naki la, and Lachung la. After crossing these passes you will be entering the other half of the route and the first attractions for you will be Moore Plains followed by Gata Loops. These are two places where you will find roads in a good condition and the route is really amazing to ride on!
Upon arriving in Leh city, get yourself comfortable in the hotel and rest for some time. The entire evening will be left on your leisure to spend. You can visit the local market and interact with the locals. Try to treat yourself to the exquisite Ladakhi cuisines. Return to your hotel by night and have your dinner. Take good sleep so that you can enjoy the fore coming days.
Post early breakfast you leave for the majestic and spell-binding Pangong Lake. It is one of the highest altitude saltwater lakes in the world. Ride through the challenging roads with your fellow riders and upon arrival enjoy walking along the banks of the lake. Click pictures of the lake and the mountains in the backdrop. The entire setup of nature looks amazing and enchanting. Pay close attention to the lake as it is believed that the lake changes color when daylight changes. This makes the high-altitude lake even better. You will have an overnight stay at the campsite near the lake.
It is a completely different feeling of staying at such a high altitude. You can enjoy having dinner under the starlit night. Enjoy your meal and get some rest.
Post breakfast, check out from the stay and start your Leh to Pangong Lake road trip via Chang La Pass. Pangong Lake is one of the highest saltwater lakes in the world and is landlocked, meaning it does not flow into a river or ocean. On arrival at Pangong Lake, spend time admiring the breathtaking beauty and witness its changing colors. Afterward, settle down at the Pangong Lake Camp, have dinner, and enjoy a relaxed sleep.
Ladakh is one place that never lets you down. It is one of those destinations that houses a lot of wonderful places that are only here and can’t find a match anywhere else. One such location is where we will be heading to. Turtuk is a wonderful small village that is present near the line of control.
This is a wonderful place to visit. You can spend some time here and then return to your camp at Nubra Valley. There will be an overnight stay at this camp. Your dinner will be served after which you can get yourself some rest.
Today, after having an early breakfast you will head towards Leh city. But this time you will be crossing the mighty Khardung La which is also one of the highest motorable passes in the world. You will have to stop at the checkpoints before you reach Leh.
Upon arrival, you will have to check in to your hotel and take some rest. If time permits, you can take a walk and explore the city. Buy some souvenirs like the Tibetan flag or something. Return to the hotel and get yourself comfortable. Your dinner will be served in your room.
After breakfast, you can go on a sightseeing tour of the city. Visit the prime attractions of Leh and explore all the gems of the city. You are free to explore the city according to your wish. Try to treat your eyes as much as possible with as many destinations as possible.
At night, return to your hotel and have your dinner. Tomorrow you will be heading back to Manali so enjoy the time in Leh city the most.
You will have to wake up early and freshen up. Have your breakfast and max by 7:30 you will be heading towards Sarchu. You will be crossing the mesmerizing Skyangchu Thang while heading towards Sarchu. You will halt at Pang for lunch. To reach here you will cross Nakeela and Lachung La. Upon reaching your destination you will have an overnight stay at the camp and enjoy your meal.
Early in the morning, you have to freshen up and have a filling breakfast. After this, you will now have to ride back to Manali through Rohtang Pass. Upon arrival at Manali, you will be dropping off the bike at the rendezvous point and check in to your hotel. You can get yourself comfortable and after-dinner get some sleep. It would have been a tiring journey for sure.
After having your breakfast check out from the hotel at 10 am and explore the city. Visit the famous temples and other attractions. You can also sit with your fellow riders at any café nearby before bidding them a final goodbye. You will have to take the Volvo bus from the Manali bus stand in the evening after bidding a final goodbye to your mates.
Take back memories and pictures from this trip you just had. It is a dream trip for many riders.
After reaching Delhi in the morning, you can go on your journey onward.