Ride through heavens on earth! Take a picturesque motorbike trip through the Srinagar- Leh Highway. The scenic road trip takes you from enchanting Dal Lake in Srinagar, to verdant meadows of Kashmir to treacherous Zojila Pass. With the mighty glaciers, barren mountains, and the sparkling rivers, the trip gets better as you enter deep into the Himalayas in Ladakh! Get an unforgettable experience on Shikara at the Dal Lake and then move on to discover the unique landscapes of Ladakh Valley as you begin your Ladakh bike trip. We bet that this will be the best trip of your life. Don’t miss out on all the fun due to harsh climate conditions at Ladakh; take extra precautions and extra care of your health! This dramatic road trip will let you experience two different cultures, that of Jammu and Kashmir. The trip will present you with adequate amount of challenges to make your ride adventurous! The mesmeric views of surroundings will take your breath away.
On this thrilling bike ride from Srinagar to Manali via Ladakh, you will ride to and through many adventurous and picturesque spots, like Drass, which is the second coldest inhabited place on earth. You would also be visiting Lamayuru, which would make you blink twice to believe if it's a painting of landscapes or a real landscape! The very popular and enchanting Pangong Lake will take your breath away with its ever changing colors from dawn to dusk. You would be riding through Khardung La, which is said to be the highest motorable road in the world. To add to the charm and thrill of this already exciting ride, you would also be visiting the Nubra Valley, which is a cold desert popular for double-humped camel rides. This is one trip that will change the way you look at travel and adventure travel. Every day would be more exciting than the previous and every moment will be something to write home about!
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Day 1: Arrival in Srinagar (1,585 m)
On landing at the Srinagar Airport, meet our representative and transfer to the pre-booked house for an overnight stay in Srinagar. In the evening, our tour captain will give you a little brief about the ride, itinerary, bike allocation etc.
Day 2: - Sonamarg to Batalik (174 km | 4-5 hrs | 3000 m)
After breakfast, ride to Batalik, the main battleground during the Kargil war 1999, passing through Kargil. Enroute, you will meander through the thrilling Zojila pass and Drass, the second coldest inhabited place on earth. Visit the Tiger Hills and other famous peaks in Kargil. You will reach Batalik by evening, on arriving check in to the hotel. Relax and spend time with your friends as it is the first night of your Srinagar to Manali bike tour via Ladakh.
Day 3: - Batalik to Leh (177 km | 4-5 hrs | 3,500 m)
As morning gilds over the skies, after breakfast, you will head towards Leh. On the way, you will visit the Dha-Hanu village, where the last race of Indo-Aryans resides. You will be amazed to see people adorned with jewelry and flowers. Enroute, you will also see the beautiful confluence of Zanskar and Indus River, the intriguing phenomenon of Magnetic Hills and the divine visit at Gurudwara Pather Sahib. After exploration, return back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 4: - Leh — Local Sightseeing
Spend the day at leisure or set off to explore the unique city of Leh. Meet the locals, visit the beautiful Leh Palace, Shey Palace and War memorial, take a stroll in the Leh market and discover the old and beautiful monasteries of Leh, and in the evening drool over the local food! At night, return back to your hotel and relax to get energized for the next day.
Day 5: Leh to Nubra Valley (160 km | 2-3 hrs. | 5441 m)
This section of the Srinagar to Srinagar motorbike expedition involves undertaking a scenic and thrilling road journey to the Nubra Valley. The road to the valley will take you across what is claimed to be the highest drivable road on earth – Khardung La. Upon reaching the village of Hunder/Nubra which is located on the banks of the Nubra River, head to the hotel for a relaxing overnight stay.
Day 6: Nubra Valley to Pangong Lake (150 km | 3-4 hrs. | 4349 m)
In the morning, post breakfast, you will leave behind the majestic Nubra valley and will head to Pangong via Shyok. Your route will meander through difficult terrain, flowing river and landslide prone area; giving you an adventurous feel. On reaching Pangong, you will get bewildered by the scenic settings of the cerulean lake and sky. The sparkling water will call you for a dip, however, the water will be too cold, so decide accordingly. Later in the evening, return back to your hotel to relax and for a delicious meal.
Day 7: Pangong to Tso-Moriri (365 km | 8-9 hrs | 4,522 m)
Today morning, your route will go through numerous lakes and beautiful villages. The route taken is commonly not used for bike trips. The road connects from Chushul village, where you will have lunch to Mahe Bridge. Then, on the way you will explore small lakes namely Yaye-TSo and Mirpal-Tso. From Mahe Bridge, you will have to straight away cover a distance of 50 km approx. and then have an overnight stay at Tso-Moriri.
Day 8: Tsomoriri to Sarchu (228 km | 4-5 hrs | 4,290 m)
In the morning, after a scrumptious meal of breakfast, the next stop for your tour is Sarchu. You will pass through the borders of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh, taking in the panoramic vision of the mighty mountains and colors of nature. You will pass through Tsokar Lake, known for its size and depth, salt water and bluish reflection of the sky on the lake. Then you will pass through Mori-planes, 22 Gata loops, 45 Km Pang ground, Nakee-la and Lachung-La. Then by evening, you will be reaching Sarchu.
Day 9: - Sarchu to Jispa (315 km | 6-7 hrs | 3,200 m)
Have breakfast in the morning and leave for Jispa. It will be thrilling when you realize that you are at 16050 feet, and riding through the passage of snow at Baralacha Pass will be exhilarating. On reaching Sarchu and stay overnight at the camps and later move out to explore the majestic Jispa valley.
Day 10: Jispa to Manali (138 km | 18-17 hrs | 2,050 m)
Wake up to a beautiful sunrise in Jispa valley and have breakfast in the tent. After breakfast, start riding towards Manali. This is the last day of your Srinagar to Manali Bike Trip via Ladakh, passing through the maginificent and iconic Rohtang Pass and some of the most scenic villages of Lahaul Valley. In the evening, you will reach Manali to stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Departure
As soon as morning unfolds, get ready as today will be the last day of your Srinagar to Manali Bike Trip Expedition. After a hearty meal of breakfast, you can explore Manali at your own leisure and by evening report back by 4:00 pm to board the Volvo bus to Delhi for an overnight journey.
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
Activity: Motorbike Ride
Maximum Altitude: 18380 feet
ROUTE PLAN : 1.SRINAGAR - SONMARG – BATALIK – LEH – LEH – NUBRA – PANGONG – TSOMORIRI – SARCHU – JISPA – MANALI – DEPT
|Product||Actual Price||Discount||Offer Price|
|Own Bike - Solo Rider Without fuel||5000||23750|
|Own Bike - with Pillion Without Fuel||5000||23750|
|Single Rider with RE 500cc including fuel||5000||45000|
|Dual Rider with RE 500cc including fuel||5000||32500|
|Innova / Tempo Traveller||5000||44000|