Mid June till Mid September
Day 01: Chandigarh – Manali drive. (320 km/07-08 hrs)
Today after breakfast drive to Manali. It is a long but scenic drive and first couple of hours are in the plains of Punjab than rest of the drive is through the hills. Lunch enroute. By evening you reach Manali.
Before dinner you’ll be briefed about your tour and the bikes will be handover with all the instructions/do’s & don’ts of the tour. Dinner and overnight in Manali.
Day 02: Manali-Jispa (120 km/05 Hrs)
Today is the day when you cross from Green Himalaya to Arid Himalaya via the Rohtang Pass (3900 mt). There are many high altitude passes other than the Rohtang Pass but Rohtang itself is a beautiful and demanding pass with metalled to rocky and muddy roads. Around 25 km before Jispa there is a refuelling station at Tandi. Refuel here and head towards Jispa. Overnight Jispa.
Day 03: Jispa-Tsokar (230 km/ 06 to 07 hrs)
Another interesting day today to cross through Baralacha Pass (4800 mt), Nakki La & Lachung La (5400 mt). Sometimes you cross through the 22 Gata Loops and on the plains for an hour at more than 4500 mt high altitude. Overnight stay at Tsokar.
Day 04: Tsokar-Leh (155 km/04 to 05 hrs)
After breakfast at Tsokar camp drive to Leh via thesecond highest motorable road called Tanglang La (5500 mt). On the way to Leh visit the Thiksey Monastery which looks like the Potala Place from the distance. Arrive leh and check in to the hotel. Rest of the afternoon and evening at leisure to roam around Leh Bazzar. Overnight Leh.
Day 05: Leh Local
Day tour of Spituk, Alchi, Likir and Magnetic hill etc. Overnight Leh.
Day 06: Leh-Nubra (125 km/04-05 Hrs)
On the way cros the World’s highest motor able pass ,Khardungla. After crossing the pass and driving downhill you reach the Nubra Valley and visit Tsumur desert, Diskit monastery and Hunder dunes. Here do not miss taking a ride on the famous double hump camel of cold desert.
Day 07: Nubra-Pangong (140 km/06-07 Hrs)
This new route was opened last year and there is no pass to reach Pangong except via this route. It is all through the valley. After early breakfast start your day and drive through the scenic route with crossing of 02 to 03 gurgling streams, we reach Pangong by lunch time.
Later enjoy the walk or drive around lake to see the different colors in reflecting on the water during different times of the day.
Overnight Pangong Lake.
Day 08: Pangong-Leh via Chang La (200 Km/05-06 Hrs)
Morning after breakfast drive to Leh via crossing the Chang La Pass. Arrive Leh and check in to the hotel. The motorcycle adventure finishes here. Overnight Leh.
Day 09: Leh airport drop.
Morning after breakfast in time drive to Leh airport to catch the flight to Delhi.