Amazing Ladakh

Day 1 Arrive in Leh:

Upon arrival at Leh airport, our representative will warmly welcome you and facilitate your transfer to your hotel in Leh. It is important to acclimatize to the high altitude, so we recommend taking it easy and staying hydrated by sipping water every ten minutes. Rest until the evening when you can embark on a sightseeing tour, visiting iconic landmarks such as Shanti Stupa, and Leh Palace, and exploring the vibrant local market. After a day of exploration, return to the hotel for rest and enjoy an overnight stay.

Day 2: Leh to Nubra Valley

Today promises an exciting adventure as you embark on a journey towards the enchanting Nubra Valley, covering a total distance of 130 km with a moderate difficulty level, situated at an altitude of 10,000 ft. The highlight of the day is conquering the mighty Khardung-La pass, standing tall at 18,380 ft, where you’ll capture memorable photos before descending into the picturesque valley of Nubra. Upon arrival, check in at your chosen hotel or camp and take some time to relax until 4 pm. Later in the afternoon, head to the dunes for camel riding, immerse yourself in a cultural show and engage in various other activities. Your day concludes with an overnight stay amidst the tranquil beauty of Nubra at your hotel or camp.

Day 3: Turtuk Village and Back

Covering 150 km with a moderate difficulty level and situated at an altitude of 10,000 ft, today’s adventure begins after breakfast at the camp or guesthouse. We set out to explore the Turtuk sector, once a part of Baltistan under Pakistan’s administration until India’s liberation in 1971. This region is inhabited by the Balti ethnic group, distinct in culture from Leh. We’ll immerse ourselves in the charm of the villages, experiencing their unique way of life, before returning to Hunder by evening. The day concludes with an overnight stay in Nubra, surrounded by the serene beauty of the valley.

Day 4: Nubra Valley to Tso Pangong Lake

Today’s journey spans 180 km, presenting a challenging route with an altitude of 13,860 ft. Setting off amidst the breathtaking landscape of Shayok Valley, renowned for its vast barrenness, promises an unforgettable experience for any Leh bike trip enthusiast or photographer. As you traverse the kilometres on your motorcycle, you’ll reach Durbuk village, a must-stop destination for any traveller. Take a moment to indulge in some tea or Maggi, refreshing yourself before continuing towards the majestic Pangong Lake. Along the way, catch your first glimpse of the lake’s pristine beauty from the roadside, and prepare to be captivated by its ever-changing colours. Your day concludes with an overnight stay at a camp, immersed in the tranquil surroundings of Pangong Lake.

Day 5: Pangong Tso to Leh

Covering a challenging distance of 150 km, this leg of the journey promises excitement and adventure. Start your day with a delicious meal in the dining tent while admiring the breathtaking beauty of Pangong Lake, a highlight of the Leh-to-Leh bike trip. Take some time to stroll along the lakeside or capture its beauty through photography. Then, it’s time to pack your bags and embark on the exhilarating journey towards Chang-la Pass, standing tall at 17,800 ft. This terrain is a dream for bikers, offering thrilling off-roading experiences. Upon reaching Leh, you’ll have the rest of the day at your leisure to unwind and explore the charming town. Your day concludes with an overnight stay in Leh, reflecting on the unforgettable experiences of the journey.

Day 6: Departure

After breakfast, it’s time to bid farewell to the enchanting land of Ladakh. You will be transferred to Leh airport for your flight back home, marking the end of your unforgettable Ladakh bike trip. As you depart, carry with you countless photos and cherished memories, with hopes of welcoming you back soon for another memorable adventure.

Your package includes the following:

  • Transfer: Group drop-off from the hotel to Leh Airport.
  • Accommodations: Double/twin rooms with en-suite bathrooms. These are mid-range options and guesthouses, always selected as the best possible hotels at the destinations.
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch snack, and dinner are provided (beverages not included).
  • Drinking water: Available in the service vehicle.
  • Rental motorcycle: Enfield Himalayan 411 cc motorcycle.
  • Pillion seats: Seats in the service vehicle are provided for pillions.
  • Guides: Experienced English-speaking tour guides will accompany you on their motorcycles.
  • Mechanic: An experienced motorcycle mechanic, serving as a spare rider, is available to ride your bike in case of any mechanical issues.
  • Toll and Fees: All road and bridge tolls, as well as entrance admission fees for sights throughout the entire program, are covered.

The following services are not included in the provided package:

  • Flights: International and domestic flights to/from Delhi are not covered.
  • Beverages: All beverages, except for drinking water carried in the service vehicle, are excluded.
  • Optional Expenses: Tips for guides and mechanics, souvenirs, and personal shopping expenses are not part of the package.
  • India Tourist E-Visa: The cost of the India tourist e-visa, approximately €65, is not included.
  • Travel Rescission Costs and Repatriation Insurance: Any expenses related to travel rescission costs and repatriation insurance are not covered by the package.
  • Participants are advised to account for these excluded services in their travel budget.

Accommodation:

Leh

Lha-ri-mo /similar

Breakfast/lunch

Nubra

Hunder Residency/similar

Breakfast/lunch

Pangong

Horizon camp/similar

Breakfast/lunch

Please be aware that, due to several factors linked to the nature of an adventure tour such as unforeseeable road conditions, inclement weather or a volatile political situation, there might be changes necessary to the itinerary as the journey unfolds.