13 Days / 12 Nights
Delhi - 110 km Ride to Kalpa - Sutlej River - Kaza - Losar - Chandra River - Jispa - Brandy Nullah - Rumtse - Sumdo - Tsomoriri Lake - Nubra Valley - Leh
Welcome to India and be a part of another adventurous safari trip. Motorbike safari in Indian Himalayan ranges is equally popular as mountaineering and trekking sports. Want to explore off-beaten tracks by yourself, then this sport is just what you should get indulged into. Motor bike safari is the one of the best options for you to explore Himalayan regions of India, just like jeep safari. On an offroad journey, you'll witness spectacular natural beauty with wildlife. Bike is only mean of transportation for those areas, where even a jeep cannot reach. Motorbike Safari Tours is gaining popularity in India because it gives ample opportunities to explore the regions hidden due to inaccessibility through the roads.
Garhwal Himalayan Expetition provides you route maps, sufficient food, water and camp facilities at all important points. If you are an skilled driver or aware with the basics of motorbiking, India is the right place to take Motor Bike Safari Tours. Before, starting on a motor bike safari, we check out weather conditions of the region and carry necessary items suitable for that climatic condition.
Highlights of the Tour - This daring and electrifying motor bike tour of India is a 13-day adventure trip that includes places like Kapla, Losar, Kaza, Brandy Nullah, Khardungla, Leh etc. This is among the most famous tours in terms of motor biking route, rivers, passes and monasteries.
Day 01 : Delhi
Arrive on International Airport in New Delhi, usually a late night arrival time. Our representative will assist you right from the airport. Drive with him in fully A/C car to your hotel where you will be welcomed traditionally. Take meal of your own choice and relax.
Day 02 : Kalpa
Morning after breakfast, our representative will take you to domestic airport for Delhi / Shimla - flight - Departure 09:30 / 10:30, arrival fly to Shimla. After reaching Shimla, select motorbike of your own choice. We provide 500cc enfield. Ready yourself to reach Kalpa at the speed of 110 km. Reach Kalpa where we have booked a hotel for you for night stay. Distance from Shimla to Kalpa is 244 km.
Take dinner and night stay with leisure.
Day 03 : Kalpa to Kaza, 210 km.
Get up in the morning and take breakfast. Start your motorbike and drive it to 38 km ahead till Powari. This ride is on Sutlej Bed and in the lush green forest. Proceed Ribba (18 km) and then to Puh (42 km) ahead on the bank of the Sutlej River. This road is also called the Indo Tibetan road. We will reach Tabo by 1500 hours to make it possible for sightseeing. Later on leave for Kaza, 3660 meters, 47 kms from Tabo.
Reach Kaza and night stay in a basic hotel.
Day 04 : Kaza to Losar - 124 Kms
Get up early in the morning and take breakfast. Step out from your hotel and go for visit to Kibber 4205 m, and Ki monastery, 18 Kms ahead. The distance is barely 18 kms, though we ascend a height of more than 1000 m as we leave Kaza. We will be having a lot of driving in the barren landscapes in the gorge, after Rangrik for next 30 kms to reach Losar.
Overnight stay in Losar.
Day 05 : Losar to Jispa - 160 km.
xTake breakfast in the morning and start your further journey. Today you will cross over the Kunzumla pass (4551 m) and then proceed to sightseeing of the Chander Tal lake. Driving in the riverbed of the Chandra river is really adventurous and exciting for the bike and the bikers. Uphill till Grampoo, finally come on the main axis to Leh.
Take dinner and overnight stay in hotel at 9,000 feet in Jispa.
Day 06 : Ride to Brandy Nullah - 130 km.
Take breakfast in the morning and proceed from Darcha down to Bharatpur and enter the gorge of Sarchu and later comes the plateau. For next 30 kms we will ride in the plateau area and after security clearance we will move to Brandy Nullah.
Reach Brandy Nullah to camp for overnight.
Day 07 : Brandy Nullah to Rumtse - 160 km.
Step out from your camp, take breakfast and start your motorbike from the heights of Takh to reach the base of bridge before 1200 Hrs noon. We move ahead of the Pang gorge in the plains. We keep moving and enjoy this adventorous trip of India. Later we move to Tanglangla, the road distance is appx 10 Kms. Ride to Rumtse.
Overnight stay at simple guesthouse or camp.
Day 08 : Ride to Sumdo - 180 km.
Morning after breakfast start your journey from Push Bridge. We take right turn after crossing the bridge and proceed ahead to enter into a valley. From Mae bridge, we have Indus river, following us to our adventure journey until Korzok Gompa on the Tsomoriri.
Day 09 : Ride into Leh - 220 km.
Early morning take breakfast and ride to Tsomoriri Lake, which reflects the snow-covered peaks. Adjoining area is the home of Marmot. It is a beautiful phase in this motor bike tour of India. After sightseeing of this lake, proceed to Leh, the saddle of Buddhist Culture.
Note : From this point the itinerary is scheduled to continue to Leh. A whole day off-road is planned.
Dinner and overnight stay in Leh.
Day 10 : Day At Leisure. Bike Maintenance
This full day is free to explore the delights of Leh. Take breakfast and visit 16th Leh century palace (once the seat of power), the splendid peace pagoda and the busy marketplace. After visiting these places take lunch and go for a half-day river rafting or for playing golf at Leh's par 3 golf course at 11,500 feet. Our representative will take care of your bike's maintenance, assured with the mechanic.
Day 11 : Ascend Khardungla & ride into Nubra Valley
Creating history, you will join the Elite Group of motorcyclists to ride the world's highest motorable road: Khardung La. At 18,380 feet requires few hours of climbing at Leh. After a surrealistic motor bike tour it is the time to let loose and gas it.
Tonight we will stay in a fixed camp with luxuries like hot showers!
Day 12 :
Morning after breakfast, drive back to Khardung la along with your motor bikes. Have fun during your tour and enjoy while coming back.
After reaching take rest in your hotel at Leh.
Day 13 :
Morning after breakfast, get ready to reach Leh airport. Our representative will take you from hotel to airport for flight to Delhi.